The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh met members of the cast and crew from Game of Thrones during a tour of the Paint Hall Studios in Belfast. HBO has posted a video with cast members Lena Heady, Kit Harington, Maise Williams, Sophie Turner and Rose Leslie, along with Dan and Dave, all a little nervous about meeting the Queen. And Maise reveals why Queen Elizabeth didn’t sit on the Iron Throne. Watch below.

The Buzz: The Queen of England Visits the Set of Game of Thrones


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Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.