The world's most coveted throne descended on the Square in June
The Iron Throne
The legendary Iron Throne joined the ‘Scenes in the Square’, sculpture trail in Leicester Square back in June.
The statue depicted the coveted Throne all family houses across Westeros were battling for across eight seasons of the iconic Game of Thrones series joining other classic scenes and characters as part of the sculpture trail including Wonder Woman and Batman.
Unveiled by one of the stars of the series, Isaac Hempstead Wright, who played Bran Stark. Isaac commented on the launch, saying he “Couldn’t be happier to be back in London celebrating Game of Thrones! The show has been a huge part of people’s lives, so to see the Iron Throne in London’s iconic Leicester Square is fantastic.”
Game of Thrones was broadcast across 207 countries gaining over 200 awards including Baftas, Emmys, and Golden Globes. Following the incredible success of the television franchise, the prequel to the story – House of the Dragon – is due to be released in 2022. Set 300 years before the events of Game of Thrones, the series will focus on the turbulent story of House Targaryen and is based on the George R.R. Martin book Fire & Blood.