Game of Thrones is the name of the massively popular HBO TV show created after the Song of Fire and Ice book series. Written by George R.R. Marten, he has become an icon for fantasy novelists and the concept that no-one is safe. Known for its incredibly story, brutality and plot twisting events, this series gained massive popularity seemingly overnight after being adapted to a live-action platform. With stunning locations the show has been filmed in Northern Ireland, Croatia, Iceland, Morocco, Spain, Malta, Scotland, and the United States. Premiering on April 17, 2011, it has continued to gain fans for its five seasons, with at least two more planned. Set in the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos, the game of thrones depicts several ruling families from the seven kingdoms and their back-stabbing, manipulative and brutal efforts to secure the iron throne for themselves. These families include members from House Lannister, Stark, Baratheon, Greyjoy, Targaryen, Tyrell, Tully, Bolton and more to come. Awards granted to this show include several Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Drama Series for its first four seasons, Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Television Series in the category of Drama, Peabody Award, and a Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation in both Long Form and Short Form.
Drogo, often referred to as his full title of Khal Drogo is one of the main characters in the first season of Game of Thrones. He is a warlord and the leader of the Dothraki people. Worshiping horses they are a primitive type people that prize strength and power above all else. He is the promised husband to Daenerys Targeryen, in return for supplying her brother with enough warriors to retake the iron throne. A fan favorite while he was one the cast, his character was played by the hunky Jason Mamoa. His death gives Daenerys the fuel to remain with his burning corpse, revealing the hatching of three gifted dragon eggs, the largest of which she names Drogon, after her late love.
Khal Drogo Costume: The Basics
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