April 3rd, 2012
12:43 PM ET

Coming up on The Next List: 'Game of Thrones' language creator David Peterson

WATCH CNN JUNE 3rd AT 2 P.M. ET TODAY TO SEE A FULL 30-MINUTE PROFILE OF DAVID PETERSON, DOTHRAKI LANGAUGE CREATOR. ALSO FEATURING INTERVIEWS WITH EMILIA CLARKE, DAVID BENIOFF AND D.B. WEISS, AMRITA ACHARIA AND MORE.

WINTER IS COMING BUT BEFORE IT DOES WATCH CNN AT 2P.

The Next List goes behind the scenes of the hit series "Game of Thrones" with a look at one of the show's most unique crew members, Dothraki language creator David Peterson.

The Mongol-like Dothraki are one of the warring factions in George R.R. Martin's best-selling fantasy series, "A Song of Ice and Fire," the basis for HBO's sprawling production. In the books, the Dothraki of course speak their own language - one that the show's executive producers thought they could re-create on-screen.

But after trying their hand at a made-up language, David Benioff and Dan Weiss admit it sounded "like gobbledygook." FULL POST

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