Prepare your swords and dig up your Valyrian steel – “Game of Thrones” returns to HBO this Sunday for its highly anticipated fifth season. Fans will finally be reunited with Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey), Jon Snow (Kit Harington), Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) and the others as the Westeros folks fight for power … and their lives.

Viewers are very familiar with the fantasy characters – but would you recognize the actors out on the street? Check out the slideshow to see how the cast of “Game of Thrones” Season 5 look like in the real world.