Game of Thrones is arguably essentially the most profitable TV present of the previous decade. It smashed an Emmys file by incomes 32 nominations for its remaining run, the most ever for a single season. On the 2019 Emmys, Sport of Thrones took home the prize for Outstanding Drama Series and gained 11 extra trophies.

Nonetheless, season one actor Jason Momoa did not profit a lot from the preliminary Sport of Thrones growth.

This week, he revealed that his fast stint as Khal Drogo didn’t grant him the celebrity and fortune that his co-stars would go on to expertise. The HBO fantasy sequence, hailed as one of many best book-to-TV adaptations, sky-rocketed the careers of its stars Sophie Turner, Maisie WilliamsEmilia Clarke and Kit Harington.

But Momoa advised InStyle on Tuesday, Nov. 10, “I imply, we had been ravenous after Sport of Thrones,” including, “I could not get work. It’s totally difficult when you could have infants and also you’re utterly in debt.”