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Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson


Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is an Icelandic professional strongman, actor, and former professional basketball player. On 31 January 2015, Björnsson beat a 1000-year-old record set by Orm Storolfsson at the World's Strongest Viking competition in Norway, where he carried a 10 m (33 ft) long 650 kg (1,430 lb) log for five steps Hafþór was cast as Gregor "... See full bio »

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Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Gregor Clegane
(2014-2017)
Operation Ragnarök
Operation Ragnarök Big John - Icelandic Viking Squad
(2018)
Beast
Beast Actor
Kickboxer: Retaliation
(2018)

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 2018 Operation Ragnarök (completed)
Big John - Icelandic Viking Squad
 2018 Kickboxer: Retaliation
Mongkut
 2014-2017 Game of Thrones (TV Series)
Gregor Clegane
- The Dragon and the Wolf (2017) ... Gregor Clegane
- The Queen's Justice (2017) ... Gregor Clegane
- Stormborn (2017) ... Gregor Clegane
- Dragonstone (2017) ... Gregor Clegane
- The Winds of Winter (2016) ... Gregor Clegane
 2017 Katy Perry Feat. Nicki Minaj: Swish Swish (Video short)
Sheep Captain / The Mountain Bjornsson (as Thor Bjornsson)
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 2018 Fullsterkur (Documentary)
Himself
 2017 Born Strong (Documentary)
 2015 Sports: AT&T Original Documentaries (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Strongman Part 3 (2015) ... Himself
- Strongman Part 2 (2015) ... Himself
 2015 Eddie: Strongman (Documentary)
Himself
 2015 NXT Takeover: Unstoppable (TV Special)
Himself - Audience Member (as Hafthor Bjornsson)
 2012-2013 The World's Strongest Man (TV Series)
Himself - Competitor
- Final: Los Angeles (2013) ... Himself - Competitor (as Hafthor Bjornsson)
- Round 2: Los Angeles (2012) ... Himself - Competitor (as Hafthor Bjornsson)
- The Qualifiers: Leeds, England (2012) ... Himself - Competitor (as Thor Bjornsson)
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 2017 The Joe Rogan Experience (TV Series)
Himself
- Eddie Bravo (2017) ... Himself

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he won Europe's Strongest Man in a feat he repeated in 2014, 2015, 2017, and He won silver at the 2017 Arnold Strongman Classic, improving to gold in 2018. (First prize 70 000$ ) See more »

Alternate Names:

Hafthor Bjornsson | Thor Bjornsson

Height:

6' 9" (2.06 m)
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Trivia:

Despite playing the older brother of Sandor "The Hound" Clegane, he's actually 19 years younger than Rory McCann who plays The Hound. See more »

Trademark:

Extremely muscular build. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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