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Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip visited the set of HBO's Game of Thrones today as part of their 3-day state visit of Northern Ireland. The royals took time to view the Iron Throne and greet cast members in the Titanic Quarter of Belfast, in Northern Ireland.
Check out the visit below:
The show's executive producers and writers David Benioff and Dan Weiss gave the Queen an official tour which included a look at costumes and props used on the popular cable drama series. The Royals admired the show's impressive array of weaponry and clothing and chatted with the show's members of staff.
The Queen's visit comes just after the show aired its Season 4 finale which drew in 9.3 million viewers. The episode also broke illegal download records with 15 million downloads, according to piracy-monitoring blog TorrentFreak.
Based on the popular book series "A Song of Ice and Fire," by George R.R. Martin, the hit Emmy-winning fantasy series chronicles an epic struggle for Power in a vast and violent fantasy kingdom.
Members of the ensemble cast include Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Natalie Dormer, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner. The executive producers are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield, and co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis and George R.R. Martin.