Interesting Facts About Game of Thrones
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If you want to find out some of the best facts about Game of Thrones then you’re in luck. We have compiled a list of the most interesting Game of Thrones facts, right here. If you want to find out more then take a look below.
Dothraki is Actually a Real Language
There is no country in the world that speaks Dothraki, but George R. R. Martin has constructed a full language so that he could add a much more realistic feel to his characters. Some say that the language is a mixture between Spanish and Arabic, and this is all down to the dental consonants.
Ramsay Bolton Was nearly Handed the Part of Jon Snow
Yes! You heard that right. Iwan Rheon, or the actor who plays Ramsay Bolton was nearly given the part of Jon Snow. The role then went to Kit Harrington. Iwan then went on to play the role of Roose Bolton’s son and he believes that the casting director made the right choice when he did this.
There’s a Game of Thrones Rap Album
In the year 2014, HBO released their very own rap album for Game of Thrones. It was called Catch the Throne and it can be streamed on SoundCloud. There are two albums out at the moment and the soundtrack has been done by Ramin Djwadi. Darius Leon, Miles Flex and Samuel Gilbert. Some have even gone as far to say that it is a work of art.
You’ll have to go and listen to it yourself if you want to hear more about that though!
So there are some of the top, interesting Game of Thrones facts. The series would certainly be very different if Iwan Rheon had been handed the role of Jon Snow!