The Royal Wedding in Game of Thrones Season 4 Has Been Officially Filmed!
We all still remember clearly about the Red Wedding in Season 3. A part of the episode “The Rains of Castamere”, the Red Wedding has driven many people, especially the Starks lovers, mad. It’s a devastating and horrible event, which has made many viewers feel as devastated. Moreover, it is also the most popular event in Season 3. Even until now, people are still talking about it. However, heading to Game of Thrones Season 4, we know that we should get over the Red Wedding, because there will be another Royal Wedding in the upcoming season, which is the Purple Wedding.
As devoted fans of Game of Thrones most of us have already known this big event that will take place in Season 4. The Purple Wedding is between King Joffrey Baratheon and Margaery Tyrell. Although many of us are not book readers, at least we can guess from their relationship during Season 3 that soon they will get married. Some fans have also written spoilers on the internet about this royal wedding. So now, let’s get over the Red Wedding, because the Purple Wedding is also another wedding that we don’t want to miss.
Regarding the Purple Wedding, the official Game of Thrones production blog has updated and revealed that the royal wedding has been filmed. This wedding is one of the biggest events in Game of Thrones. That is why fans are very excited in waiting for this to happen. Cat Taylor writes on the blog that the Royal Wedding is one of the largest scenes that the team has filmed since Season 1, particularly in terms of major cast members that appear in it. There were 23 named parts on any given day. Besides the major cast members, the team also invited 218 extras, who will play as the guests of the wedding. Even some of them come from far places, travelling from the other side of the Europe and US. They’ve been a part of the experience as well.
They don’t give any further spoiler regarding the Purple Wedding. However, the author, ‘George R.R. Martin, gave some explanation on why it is called the “Purple Wedding”. He revealed it in an interview with TV Guide. He said that the event was going to be “the wedding of the year, and as memorable in its own way as our wedding last season”. The fans have been calling it the Purple Wedding for the color of the wine, which is a big part in the event. The event will be a spectacular one, as the bride will wear a dress with roses, the dinner feast will consist of 77 courses, and the entertainment is wonderful as well.
The Purple Wedding takes place at the Sept of Baelor, and the set is located in Belfast. However, the reception was later taken in Parc Gradac, Dubrovnik, Croatia. It is an outdoor set. After that, the production designer, Deb Riley put all the shoots together. So, are you ready to witness one of the largest events in Game of Thrones Season 4?