Behind The Scenes

These Audition Tapes For Game of Thrones are Just Too Real

Before they became famous through their characters in the acclaimed HBO series Game of ThronesGwendoline Christie, Jerome Flynn, Liam Cunningham, Nathalie Emmanuel, Ben Crompton, Natalie Dormer, Kristofer Hivju, Carice van Houten, Tom Wlaschiha, Pedro Pascal, and Rose Leslie were simple actors trying to land the role of their lives in order to make a descent living.

As you could imagine, passing an audition isn’t the most comfortable part of getting an acting job – and it shows! Simply watch these precious audition tapes for the show, way before it became today’s immense TV success. The stars of Game of Thrones have never felt more real! (Just wait for that carrot scene – it’s everything…)