Favourite Actors / Actresses From Game Of Thrones TV Series

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Diana Rigg
British actress Dame Diana Rigg was born on July 20, 1938 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England. She has had an extensive career in film and theatre, including playing the title role in "Medea", both in London and New York, for which she won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play. Rigg made her professional stage debut in 1957 in the Caucasian Chalk Circle...
“ played Olenna Redwyne. (Seasons 3 - 7) ” - judas1982
 
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“ plays Gendry. (Seasons 1 - 3, 7 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Lena Headey
Actress, 300
Lena Headey is a British actress. She was born in Bermuda to parents from Yorkshire, England, where she was raised. She is the daughter John Headey, a police officer, and his wife Sue. Headey is best known for her role as "Cersei Lannister" in Game of Thrones (2011-present) and The Brothers Grimm, Possession...
“ plays Cersei Lannister. (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Sean Bean
Sean Bean's career since the eighties spans theater, radio, television and movies. Bean was born in Handsworth, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, to Rita (Tuckwood) and Brian Bean. He worked for his father's welding firm before he decided to become an actor. He attended RADA in London and appeared in a number of West End stage productions including RSC's "Fair Maid of the West" (Spencer)...
“ played Eddard "Ned" Stark. (Season 1) ” - judas1982
 
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Natalie Dormer
Natalie Dormer born 11 February 1982 is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Anne Boleyn on the Showtime series The Tudors (2007-10), as Margaery Tyrell on the HBO series Game of Thrones (2012-14), Irene Adler on the CBS series Elementary (2013-15), and as Cressida in the science-fiction adventure films The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) and Part 2 (2015)...
“ played Margaery Tyrell. (Seasons 2 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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“ played Robert Baratheon. (Season 1) ” - judas1982
 
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Hannah Murray
Hannah Murray is an English actress known for portraying Gilly in the HBO series Game of Thrones and Cassie Ainsworth in the E4 teen drama series Skins, from 2007 to 2008 (and again in 2013). In 2014, Murray starred in God Help the Girl. In 2015, she played Sara in the Danish film Bridgend...
“ plays Gilly. (Seasons 2 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Charles Dance
Charles Dance is an English actor, screenwriter, and film director. Dance typically plays assertive bureaucrats or villains. Some of his most high-profile roles are Tywin Lannister in HBO's Game of Thrones, Guy Perron in The Jewel in the Crown, Sardo Numspa in The Golden Child, Jonathan Clemens in Alien³...
“ played Tywin Lannister. (Seasons 1 - 5) ” - judas1982
 
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Iwan Rheon
Iwan Rheon (born 13 May 1985) is a Welsh actor, singer and musician, best known for portraying Ramsay Bolton in the HBO series Game of Thrones, Simon Bellamy in the E4 series Misfits and Ash Weston in the ITV sitcom Vicious. Rheon was born in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. When he was five years old...
“ played Ramsay Snow/Bolton (Seasons 3 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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Mackenzie Crook
Mackenzie Crook, one of British comedy's best-known faces, who collected Star Wars figurines as a child, is now immortalized in plastic as a six-inch-high pirate action figure. He was born Paul Mackenzie Crook on September 29, 1971, in Maidstone, Kent, England, UK. His father worked for British Airways...
“ played Orell. (Season 3) ” - judas1982
 
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Julian Glover
Actor, Troy
Julian Wyatt Glover was born on March 27, 1935 in Hampstead, London, England, to Honor Ellen Morgan (Wyatt), a BBC journalist, and Claude Gordon Glover, a BBC radio producer. He is of English, Scottish and Welsh ancestry. Primarily a classical stage actor, Glover trained at the National Youth Theatre...
“ played Grand Maester Pycelle. (Seasons 1 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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Aidan Gillen
Aidan Gillen is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series Game of Thrones, CIA operative Bill Wilson in The Dark Knight Rises, Stuart Alan Jones in the Channel 4 series Queer as Folk, John Boy in the RTÉ Television series Love/Hate, and Tommy Carcetti in the HBO series The Wire...
“ played Lord Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish . (Seasons 1 - 7) ” - judas1982
 
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“ plays Bronn. (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Tara Fitzgerald
Actress, Legend
Tara Fitzgerald was born in Sussex, England. Her mother, Sarah Fitzgerald, is Irish, and her father, Michael Callaby, was Italian. Shortly after her birth, her family moved to Freeport, in the Bahamas where her grandfather, David Fitzgerald, was a well-established lawyer. Her sister, Arabella Fitzgerald...
“ played Selyse Baratheon. (Seasons 3 - 5) ” - judas1982
 
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“ played Walder Frey. (Seasons 1 , 3 , 6 - 7) ” - judas1982
 
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Francis Magee
Actor, Layer Cake
Francis Magee was raised in Ireland and on the Isle of Man. He spent eight years as a fisherman before becoming an actor and has also been a member of several music groups including Namoza - who released four singles and an album - and Disco D'Oro. He studied acting at the Poor School at London's Kings Cross and made his television debut as Liam Taylor in 'East Enders'...
“ played Yoren. (Seasons 1 - 2) ” - judas1982
 
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“ played Thoros of Myr. (Seasons 3 , 6 - 7) ” - judas1982
 
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Ciarán Hinds
Actor, Frozen
Ciaran Hinds was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on February 9, 1953. He was one of five children and the only son. His father was a doctor who hoped to have Ciaran follow in his footsteps, but that was not to be. It was his mother Moya, an amateur actress, who was the real influence behind his decision to become an actor...
“ played Mance Rayder (Seasons 3 - 5) ” - judas1982
 
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“ played Stannis Baratheon. (Seasons 2 - 5) ” - judas1982
 
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Peter Dinklage
Peter Dinklage is an American actor. Since his breakout role in The Station Agent (2003), he has appeared in numerous films and theatre plays. Since 2011, Dinklage has portrayed Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones. For this he won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Series...
“ plays Tyrion Lannister . (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Carice van Houten
One of Europe's most celebrated actresses, Carice van Houten is perhaps best known for her lead roles in Paul Verhoeven's award-winning Black Book, Bryan Singer's Valkyrie opposite Tom Cruise and Game of Thrones. Her Dutch-language feature Love Life, gained her further critical acclaim and broke box office records in her native Holland...
“ plays Melisandre. (Seasons 2 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Pedro Pascal
Actor, Narcos
Pedro Pascal is a Chilean-born American actor. He is best known for portraying the roles of Oberyn Martell in the fourth season of the HBO series Game of Thrones and Javier Peña in the Netflix series Narcos. In 2016 he starred in the American-Chinese film The Great Wall alongside Matt Damon.
“ played Oberyn Martell (Season 4) ” - judas1982
 
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Conleth Hill
Conleth Hill was born on November 24, 1964 in Ballycastle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. His exquisite work that expresses brilliantly the unique range of his acting qualities, includes remarkable performances full of profoundness, genius and mesmerizing uniqueness, such as in Blue Heaven, Game of Thrones...
“ plays Varys (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Maisie Williams
Maisie Williams is an English actress. In 2011, she made her professional acting debut as Arya Stark in the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones. Williams has also had a recurring role in Doctor Who as Ashildr in 2015. In addition to television, she made her feature film debut in the mystery The Falling...
“ plays Arya Stark (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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“ played Viserys Targaryen (Season 1) ” - judas1982
 
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Rory McCann
Six foot six inches tall, with brown eyes and dark hair, Rory McCann from Glasgow began his working life at the top - as a painter on the Forth Bridge in Scotland. He came to notice in a television commercial for Scotts' Porridge Oats, in which he appeared as a scantily-clad hunk in a vest and kilt and little else wandering snowbound streets but warmed by the inner glow of the porridge...
“ plays Sandor Clegane / The Hound (Seasons 1 - 4 , 6 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Richard Madden
Actor, Cinderella
Richard Madden born 18 June 1986 is a Scottish stage, film, and television actor best known for portraying Robb Stark in the HBO series Game of Thrones and Prince Kit in Disney's Cinderella. Madden was born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland, where he was brought up, with older and younger sisters...
“ played Robb Stark (Seasons 1 - 3) ” - judas1982
 
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Kit Harington
Kit Harington was born Christopher Catesby Harington in Acton, London, to Deborah Jane (Catesby), a former playwright, and David Richard Harington, a businessman. His mother named him after 16th century British playwright and poet Christopher Marlowe, whose first name was shortened to Kit, a name Harington prefers...
“ Plays Jon Snow (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Gwendoline Christie
Gwendoline Christie was born in Worthing, West Sussex, England and trained in dance and gymnastics as a child. She graduated from Drama Centre London with a First Class BA (Hons) in 2005 and her first job was with Declan Donellan in 'Great Expectations' at the Royal Shakespeare Company that autumn. She then went on to work in regional theatre...
“ Plays Brienne of Tarth (Seasons 2 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Plays Jaime Lannister (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Michelle Fairley
Michelle was born in July 1965, the second child of publican Brian and nurse Theresa Fairley. As a teenager she attended the Ulster Youth Theatre before moving to Belfast , where she was a member of Fringe Benefit, a repertory company where she acted alongside Conleth Hill, with whom she would later appear in television juggernaut 'Game of Thrones'...
“ Played Catelyn Stark (Seasons 1 - 3) ” - judas1982
 
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Jonathan Pryce
From Holywell to Hollywood, Jonathan Pryce, CBE is a critically acclaimed and award winning actor from North Wales, internationally regarded as the one of greatest ones both on stage and screen. Renowned for his immense versatility and powerful presence he has transcended the industry, effortlessly...
“ Played High Sparrow (Seasons 5 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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Sophie Turner
Sophie Turner (born 21 February 1996) is an English actress. Turner made her professional acting debut as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones (2011-present), which brought her international recognition and critical praise. For her performance, she has received four nominations for Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series...
“ Plays Sansa Stark (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Clive Russell
Clive Russell was raised in Fife, Scotland, UK from 3 months old. He originally trained as a teacher, but when his drama lecturer resigned and took over a theatre in the provincial town of Bolton, Lancaster, Russell joined him. Russell has been working solely in film and television since 1991.
“ Played Brynden Tully (Seasons 3, 6.) ” - judas1982
 
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Anton Lesser
British actor Anton Lesser (b. 1952) has played many of the principal Shakespearian roles for the Royal Shakespeare Company (Associate Artist since 1990), including Petruchio, Romeo and Richard III. He is very active in radio (BBC) and spoken word audio. Over a dozen recordings range from Paradise Lost and Homer to the title role in Hamlet...
“ Plays Qyburn (Seasons 3 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Emilia Clarke
British actress Emilia Clarke was born in London and grew up in Berkshire, England. Her father is a theatre sound engineer and her mother is a businesswoman. Her father was working on a theatre production of "Show Boat" and her mother took her along to the performance. This is when, at the age of 3...
“ Plays Daenerys Targaryen (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Nathalie Emmanuel
Actress, Furious 7
Nathalie Emmanuel is an English actress, known for her role as Missandei on the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones and Ramsey in Furious 7. Nathalie was born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, to a father of Saint Lucian and English descent and a mother of Dominican origin. Nathalie credits her mother for the initial motivation to become an actress...
“ Plays Missandei (Seasons 3 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Played Jeor Mormont (Seasons 1 - 3) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Played Lysa Arryn (Seasons 1, 4.) ” - judas1982
 
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Iain Glen
Iain Glen is a Scottish actor, who was born on June 24, 1961 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, an independent school for boys (now co-educational), followed by the University of Aberdeen. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where he was the winner of the Bancroft Gold Medal...
“ Plays Jorah Mormont (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Oona Chaplin
Oona Chaplin is a Spanish actress. Her mother is Geraldine Chaplin. She is also the granddaughter of English film actor Charlie Chaplin, and great-granddaughter of American playwright Eugene O'Neill. She is best known for playing Talisa Maegyr in the HBO TV series Game of Thrones and Zilpha Geary in Taboo...
“ Played Talisa Maegyr/Stark (Seasons 2 - 3) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Plays Yara Greyjoy (Seasons 2 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Jessica Henwick
Jessica Henwick is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Nymeria Sand in the HBO series Game of Thrones, and Colleen Wing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, making her debut in the Netflix television series Iron Fist. Her film debut was St Trinian's II: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009).
“ Played Nymeria Sand (Seasons 5 - 7) ” - judas1982
 
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Finn Jones
Finn Jones is a British actor best known for his role as Ser Loras Tyrell, The Knight of Flowers, in the HBO series Game of Thrones. He also stars as the eponymous lead in the Netflix-Marvel series Iron Fist. Jones trained at The Arts Educational Schools on a three-year acting course. Prior to this he was a Sixth Form student at Hayes School in Bromley, England.
“ Played Loras Tyrell (Seasons 1 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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Jim Broadbent
One of England's most versatile character actors, Jim Broadbent was born on May 24, 1949, in Lincolnshire, the youngest son of furniture maker Roy Laverick Broadbent and sculptress Doreen "Dee" (Findlay) Broadbent. Jim attended a Quaker boarding school in Reading before successfully applying for a place at an art school...
“ Plays Archmaester Ebrose (Season 7) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Played Lannister Soldier (Season 7) ” - judas1982
 
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Ian McShane
From a lawless, foul-mouthed saloon owner in "Deadwood" to a tough, no-nonsense British gangster in "Sexy Beast," Ian McShane has virtually cornered the market on playing rogues, villains, and all-around badasses. A natural at portraying complex anti-heroes and charismatic heavies, the classically trained actor was born in Blackburn...
“ Played Brother Ray (Season 6) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Plays Theon Greyjoy (Seasons 1 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Michiel Huisman
Huisman was born on July 18, 1981 in Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, which is near Amsterdam. Before Game of Thrones, Huisman had a role in Paul Verhoeven's acclaimed Black Book, and he played Rudolf Nureyev in the BBC TV movie Margot about prima ballerina Margot Fonteyn. Before he became ubiquitous on television...
“ Played Daario Naharis (Seasons 4 - 6) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Plays Ellaria Sand (Seasons 4 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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Liam Cunningham
Irish actor Liam Cunningham was an electrician in the mid 80's. He saw an ad for an acting school and he decided to give acting a try. His first film role was as a policeman in "Into the West." Since then, he has been involved in many films and theater productions on both sides of the Atlantic.
“ Plays Davos Seaworth (Seasons 2 - ) ” - judas1982
 
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“ Played Joffrey Baratheon (Seasons 1 - 4) ” - judas1982