We’ve been waiting for the new season of Game of Thrones to come out for a long time. Too long, if you ask me. We still have a few more months of waiting to get through, but while you’re waiting, why not brush up on some super exclusive Game of Thrones behind the scenes secrets?
Keep reading to find out why Emilia Clarke got stuck to a toilet seat, how Kit Harrington got out of a speeding ticket, and if George R.R. Martin has an ending planned for this whole series.
Everyone Hates Jack Gleeson
George R.R. Martin personally wrote Jack Gleeson (the actor who plays Joffrey) a letter congratulating him on his performance. Martin wrote, “Congratulations on your marvelous performance. Everyone hates you!”
Martin also sent a copy of the letter to the creators of the Game of Thrones series because they originally wanted actor Alan Miller to play the role of Joffrey. Ultimately, Martin approved of their final decision. Jack Gleeson blew us all away.