New Game of Thrones stamp unveiled

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Game of Thrones characters will present a new series of stamps from Royal Mail has announced.

The collection of 15 first-class stamps aims to highlight British contributions to catch the fancy of a television program, based on the books by George R R Martin.

The UNITED states, it was largely filmed in Northern Ireland, with a predominantly British and Irish cast.

Daenerys Targaryen, Jon Snow and Arya Stark are among the 10 characters in the series, on sale at the end of the month.

They are played by British stars Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington and Maisie Williams.

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The stamps also feature fellow British actors Lena Headey (who stars as Cersei Lannister), Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark) and Charles Dance (Tywin Lannister).

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Other key characters played by British stars that feature on the stamps are Eddard Stark (Sean Bean) and Olenna Tyrell (Dame Diana Rigg).

The two characters played by non-British actors complete the collection, Tyrion Lannister (played by American Peter Dinklage) and Jaime Lannister (played by actor Danish Nikolaj Coster-Waldau).

Other five-stamp sheet features the Night’s King and his undead White Walkers, and giants, direwolves, dragons and the Iron Throne.

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The collection of stamps release comes ahead of the HBO show the eighth and last series, which is currently in production and should air in 2019.What to watch out for on TV this year

Fans can purchase the stamps at Post Office branches throughout the UK from the 23rd of January or by calling Royal Mail customer service.

They can also be pre-ordered on the Royal Mail web site.

In 2015, the Royal Mail celebrated 50 years of special stamps programme, the launch of a website showing all 2,663 designs.

These collections are expanded by the then director general Tony Benn in 1965, were often inspired by art, culture and entertainment – including Star Wars and Harry Potter.