When you sign up for a show like Game of Thrones, you’re also signing up for an aesthetic that’s decidedly medieval by nature. That means dirty makeup, ragged clothes, and a look that barely resembles the one you sport out in the real world.
That of course has us wondering: What do the stars of the popular HBO series look like when they’re not running around Westeros? Let’s find out!
1. Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen
We all may know Emilia Clarke as a golden-haired queen on Game of Thrones, but in real life, she sports dark brown hair. The blond hair is in fact a massive wig she sports solely for the show, giving her that trademark Targaryen look.