It was bound to happen sooner or later. Now it's here, and it's hilarious. Enterprising Youtuber Huw Parkinson has made a new viral parody video that puts Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump smack dab in the middle of Westeros for one very amazing mash-up video. And it proves that the fantasy kingdom might be even more dangerous with The Donald leading the charge.
Armed with a Valyrian steel sword named Deal-Maker, Donald Trump embarks on a quest through Westeros to take care of its border policies in Winter is Trumping. This video puts the Republican primary frontrunner into multiple scenes from the hit HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. In this two and a half minute short, you will witness Trump smack down a desperate Daenerys. He also matches wits with Tyrion. Funniest of all, he boldly defends the wall from wilding hordes.
Huw Parkinson is a political satirist. He is best known for appearing on Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Insiders TV show. But he's certainly not the first or last comedic presence to play with Donald Trump's bold persona. Earlier this month, Funny or Die released their own Trump biopic featuring Johnny Depp in the role of the billionaire.
In https://movieweb.com/johnny-depp-donald-trump-biopic-funny-or-die/The Art of the Deal: The Movie, accomplished actor and director Ron Howard hosts this autobiographical look at how Trump acquired his fortune. As Howard explains it, the movie was written, directed and stars Donald Trump himself. This colorful expose is a treasure from a forgotten age, when TV just wasn't what it is today. And people anxiously awaited their small screen movie-of-the-week. The footage was believed to be long lost. The only remaining copies were said to have been destroyed in the great Cybill Shepherd blouse fire of 1989. But as luck would have it, a pristine copy was discovered at a yard sale in Phoenix, Arizona. Funny or Die describes the biopic as such. You can also watch it in the embeds below in case you missed it the first time around.
With so many fun parody videos already being created, just imagine what social media and the viral video landscape will look like should Donald Trump take the presidency. We're sure to get more videos like these as we get closer and closer to the election this November. Game of Thrones Season 6 is set to debut on April 24, only on HBO. While you wait for new episodes, and to see just how serious America is about Donald Trump, take a look at these hilarious videos that may sway you otherwise.