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Game of Thrones boost to economy in Northern Ireland

11 May 2014 Last updated at 01:04 BST

Fantasy drama series Game of Thrones is providing an unexpected economic boost in Northern Ireland.

Filmed at studios in Belfast, and on locations across the area, the show is part of a big growth in the arts and entertainment industry there.

BBC chief economics correspondent Hugh Pym reports.

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