HBO releases 'Game of Thrones' blooper reel

The clip shows otherwise solemn actors fluffing their lines and tripping.

Screengrab from Game of Thrones blooper reel.

JOHANNESBURG - The dark fantasy 16th century hit series on HBO, Game of Thrones is known for its chronicling of violent dynastic wars among the realm's noble families for control.

However, thwarting the seriousness is a hilarious blooper reel released today by the network.

The clip posted to YouTube shows otherwise solemn actors fluffing their lines and tripping over their own feet during filming.

Season 5 debuts on HBO on 12 April.