The Real Life Characters Behind Game Of Thrones

Forget the dog days, #WinterIsHere. All of the iconic characters returned with a dramatic premiere of Game of Thrones S7.

 

The ratings-shattering story of Game of Thrones is actually based on the period in British history called the War of the Roses. While that doesn’t sound as cool as a war of dragons and ice zombies, if it’s anything like the books, it’s probably worth checking out. Here’s a look into the history behind Game of Thrones.

 

Editor: Sun Hao, Zhen Zhuorong(Intern)