Here’s what ‘Game of Thrones’ stars look like in real life, from the Emmys red carpet

caption
Lena Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister.
source
Getty

What do “Game of Thrones” actors and actresses look like when they aren’t in character?

“Game of Thrones” cleaned up at the 67th Emmy Awards on Sunday evening, and many of the show’s leading stars got glammed up to accept the awards.

Here’s what the Lannisters, the Starks and other “Game of Thrones” characters look like in real life.


John Bradley-West plays Samwell Tarly on “Game of Thrones.”

source
HBO

Here’s West all cleaned up at the 67th Emmys.

source
Getty

Alfie Allen plays Theon Greyjoy (“Reek”) on “Game of Thrones” …

source
hbogo.com

… and Conleth Hill plays Lord Varys.

source
HBO

Here are Hill and Allen together at the 2015 Emmys.

source
Getty

Carice van Houten plays Melisandre (the Red Woman) on “Game of Thrones.”

source
Game of Thrones/HBO

Here she is all glammed up at the 2015 Emmys.

source
Getty

Gwendoline Christie plays Brienne of Tarth on “Game of Thrones.”

source
hbo.com

Here’s Christie at the Emmys.

source
Getty

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau plays Jaime Lannister on “Game of Thrones.”

source
HBOGO

Here he is sporting a comb-over and a bit of scruff at the Emmys.

source
Getty

Maisie Williams plays Arya Stark on “Game of Thrones.”

source
Helen Sloan/courtesy of HBO

Here’s Williams at the Emmys, sporting a beautiful pink dress and fluffy heels Arya wouldn’t ever touch.

source
Getty

Sophie Turner plays Sansa Stark on “Game of Thrones.”

source
HBO

And Sibel Kekilli played Shae on “Game of Thrones.”

source
YouTube screencap

Here are Kekilli and Turner with Williams at the Emmys on Sunday night.

caption
Game of Thrones actresses Sibel Kekilli (Shae), Maisie Williams (Arya Stark) and Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark) at the 67th Emmys.
source
Getty

On “Game of Thrones,” Cersei Lannister is played by Lena Headey.

source
Neil Davidson/HBO

In real life she has short brown hair and some tattoos. Here she is at the Emmys.

source
Getty

Peter Dinklage won an Emmy for his role as Tyrion Lannister on “Game of Thrones.”

source
Helen Sloan/courtesy of HBO

Here he is accepting his Emmy and sporting a mini man bun on the red carpet.

source
Getty