How The Cast Of Game Of Thrones Changed Between The First Episode And Now.

Cast Of Game Of Thrones Changed Between The First Episode And Now.

You may or may not like Game of Thrones, but you can not deny that this series has become a significant part of modern widespread popular culture. It’s been ten years since the first episode was released, and the cast has changed a lot during this time.

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Sean Bean — Eddard Stark


Lord Edward Stark’s storyline was limited to one season, but he somehow became a more popular character. Sean Bean, played by Stark, continues to star in movies and television series. 

Iwan Rheon — Ramsay Bolton

Iwan Rheon

Iwan Ryan was portrayed as a villain who intimidates viewers. At present, he continues to act in movies; he writes songs and sings them.

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau — Jaime Lannister

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

It’s hard to believe that heartbroken Jem is already 50 years old. Nicolaj recently started his own production company. 

Maisie Williams — Arya Stark

Maisie Williams

Despite being young, the actress has already starred in dozens of movies, series, and music videos. In 2021, H&M announced Maisie Williams as its Global Sustainable Ambassador.

Richard Madden — Robb Stark

Richard Madden

The fate of Rob Stark can never be expected, but in real life, the actor is quite successful. He has starred in many blockbusters, and in 2019 he received an honorary doctorate from the Royal Conservatory in Scotland.

Gethin Anthony — Renly Baratheon

Gethin Anthony

Since his last appearance in Game of Thrones, the actor has starred in many projects, portraying both main and secondary characters. One of Getin’s most notable works is his leading role in Manhunt Small Industries.

Rose Leslie — Ygritte

Rose Leslie

John Snow’s boyfriend in this series was Yegrid. In his real life, the actors also fell for each other. They are currently married and have a son in 2021.

John Bradley — Samwell Tarly

John Bradley

Bradley won the share of Samuel Tarley in his first audit. A somewhat confusing but kind warrior on Knights Watch won the hearts of many in the audience. The actor is currently involved in several new projects.

Finn Jones — Loras Tyrell

Finn Jones

After the tragic end of Night of the Flowers, the actor appeared in another TV series, including the main part of Marvel. 

Carice van Houten — Melisandre

Carice van Houten

The Red Priest is one of the most mysterious characters in the series. Especially, Carice is not only a talented actress but also a singer. She is currently bringing joy to her fans with new music albums and acting pieces.

Dean-Charles Chapman — Tommen Baratheon

Dean-Charles Chapman

Dean-Charles played two characters in the series: he played the minor role of Martin Lannister and later Toman Barthen. Most recently, the actor starred in the famous 1917 war film.

Kerry Ingram — Shireen Baratheon

Kerry Ingram

It is hard to believe that a little girl crying and mourning her fate of millions is now 22 years old. Kerry has starred in movies and on stage.

Alfie Allen — Theon Greyjoy

Alfie Allen

During the show’s final season, Theon was nominated for an Alfie Prime Time Emmy Award for his role. This is not surprising since his character evoked controversial emotions in viewers. Alfie is currently working on various projects.

Conleth Hill — Lord Varys

Conleth Hill

Conleth Hill is currently the most sought-after actor. Once upon a time, George R. R. Martin noted that Hill could be the perfect choice for another lead role in a film based on the author’s other novel. So fans and actors have high hopes.

Peter Dinklage — Tyrion Lannister

Peter Dinklage

The actor became internationally famous after his portrayal of Tyrion Lannister in the series. Audiences, as well as critics, love him. Peter continues to star in movies and TV series. 

Lena Headey — Cersei Lannister

Lena Headey

Cersei Lannister, who loved his children mercilessly and wholeheartedly to his enemies, made a strong impression on the audience. We will soon see Lena’s new projects in production.

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