Kristian Nairn


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Kristian Nairn is a Northern Irish Actor and Musician. He is a successful DJ, having performed alongside acts such as the Scissor Sisters. He has worked Worldwide. Game of Thrones marks Nairn's first major acting role. He plays the role of the enigmatic fan favorite character, Hodor. He also appeared as a guest on episode 37 of the comedy podcast ... See full bio »

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(2011-2016)
(2018)
Ripper Street Barnaby Silver
(2012-2013)
Our Flag Means Death Wee John Feeney
(2022)

Filmography

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 2022 Unwelcome (completed)
 2022 Our Flag Means Death (TV Series)
Wee John Feeney
- Wherever You Go, There You Are (2022) ... Wee John Feeney
- Act of Grace (2022) ... Wee John Feeney
- We Gull Way Back (2022) ... Wee John Feeney
- This Is Happening (2022) ... Wee John Feeney
- The Best Revenge Is Dressing Well (2022) ... Wee John Feeney
 2018 The Rookie (TV Series)
Wallace
- The Switch (2018) ... Wallace
 2018 The Appearance
Johnny
 2016 Awkward... (Short)
Kristian
 2011-2016 Game of Thrones (TV Series)
Hodor
- The Door (2016) ... Hodor
- Home (2016) ... Hodor
- The Children (2014) ... Hodor
- First of His Name (2014) ... Hodor
- Oathkeeper (2014) ... Hodor
 2015 Four Warriors
Baliphar
 2014 World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor (Video Game) (voice)
 2012-2013 Ripper Street (TV Series)
Barnaby Silver
- What Use Our Work? (2013) ... Barnaby Silver
- I Need Light (2012) ... Barnaby Silver (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Kristian 'Hodor' Nairn

Height:

6' 8" (2.03 m)
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Trivia:

Neurological experts who are fans of the show have speculated that Nairn's character on Game of Thrones (2011) suffers from Expressive Aphasia, in which sufferers can be fully literate, and know & understand everything said to them, but can only speak as little as one or two words, either due to a stroke, aneurysm, head trauma, or other neurological damage to a part of the brain known as Broca's ... See more »

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Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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