Game of Thrones is an American serial drama of the fantasy genre. The show has become internationally famous for the talented portrayals by the cast and the story. Since it's rise to prominence, the series has received 47 Prime-time Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series, three Hugo Awards for Best Dramatic Presentation and many others. A major part of the show’s success can be attributed to its large ensemble cast which include one of the highest paid actors in America. To perfectly play the role of the characters, the costume design, the hair and the makeup are very important.

You'd be surprised to find just what some of these actors actually look like when they're not on your screen.

1. Tyrion Lannister

10 Photos Of GoT Actors Off-screen That You Will Never Forget

10 Photos Of GoT Actors Off-screen That You Will Never Forget

Peter Dinklage plays the role of Tyrion Lannister in the series and is especially known for his witty remarks. Through the course of the series, he has proven to be of great intellect as he never fails to get himself out of a nasty twist. For his talented act playing the role, Dinklage has won three Prime-time Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor.

This photo of the actor is one that went viral when it was first discovered as it has the award-winning actor looking very youthful, if rogue, with his hair grown out to reach his shoulders. The black and white photo was taken when he was still in high school and is particularly hilarious.

10 Photos Of GoT Actors Off-screen That You Will Never Forget

10 Photos Of GoT Actors Off-screen That You Will Never Forget

This is partly because Dinklage had chosen to keep the hair short on the top and sides while the back was long enough to reach his shoulders. The hairstyle makes him almost unrecognizable and the rather sharp stare doesn't help matters!

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