Ian Whyte (II)


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Born in Bangor, North Wales and raised in Brighton, Ian Whyte was 7'1" tall by the time he he was 17 years old. Ian always stood out from the crowd. Tall, slim and athletic, little did he know of his future career in the limelight however, Ian endured sometimes savage bullying throughout his school years. After discovering basketball in his teens, ... See full bio »

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Brave New World Tall Man
(2020)
Game of Thrones Wun Wun / Dongo the Giant / Giant Wight #1 / Gregor 'The Mountain' Clegane / White Walker / White Walker #1
(2011-2019)
Prometheus Last Engineer
(2012)
(2004)

Filmography

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  1066 (pre-production)
Harald Hardrada
 2022 The Northman (post-production)
The Warrior King
 2021 The Irregulars (TV Series)
Plague Doctor
- Chapter Seven: The Ecstasy of Death (2021) ... Plague Doctor
- Chapter Four: Both the Needle and the Knife (2021) ... Plague Doctor
- Chapter Two: The Ghosts of 221B (2021) ... Plague Doctor
- Chapter One: An Unkindness in London (2021) ... Plague Doctor
 2020 The Reckoning
Lucifer
 2020 Brave New World (TV Series)
Tall Man
- Want & Consequence (2020) ... Tall Man
- Everybody Happy Now! (2020) ... Tall Man
- Pilot (2020) ... Tall Man
 2011-2019 Game of Thrones (TV Series)
Wun Wun / Giant Wight #1 / Dongo the Giant / ...
- The Long Night (2019) ... Giant Wight #1
- The Dragon and the Wolf (2017) ... Giant Wight #1
- Dragonstone (2017) ... Giant Wight #1
- Battle of the Bastards (2016) ... Wun Wun
- The Broken Man (2016) ... Wun Wun
 2016 Polar Bear (Short)
Polar Bear
 2016 Bloodworks (TV Series)
Wun Wun the Giant
- Game of Thrones: Part 1 (2016) ... Wun Wun the Giant
 2015 Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
Bollie Prindel / Roodown (uncredited)
 2015 The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power (Video)
Prince Duae
 2014/II Blood Moon
Skinwalker
 2014/I Hercules
Bessi Leader
 2013 Doctors (TV Series)
'Little' Malcolm Willis
- Dragon (2013) ... 'Little' Malcolm Willis
 2013 Harrigan
Ronnie
 2013 Don't Move (Short)
The Demon
 2012/I Prometheus
Last Engineer
 2010 Clash of the Titans
Sheikh Suleiman
 2010 Outcast
Beast
 2009 Solomon Kane
Devil's Reaper
 2009 Dragonball Evolution
Oozaru
 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Madame Olympe Maxime (uncredited)
 2004 Alien vs. Predator
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Height:

7' 1" (2.16 m)

Spouse:

Amy Whyte  (1 child)
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Trivia:

Had a hard time dealing with the weight of the Predator makeup when he went in for the first costume test for Alien Vs. Predator. Therefore, he devised a method of building muscle where he would stuff a vest with rocks and jog regularly for a few weeks. When he went back in for the second costume test, he was stronger and able to carry the weight of the outfit better. See more »

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Star Sign:

Virgo

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