Game of Thrones is the well known for being a show that incorporates everything, from thriller, to action, to suspense. It has the most gifted cast with actors that have had the show as one of the many great roles of their careers, and some that have had the show as their first big role. Of course, you don’t start with a blockbuster hit, without doing a few fluff pieces first. Here are 12 Game of Thrones cast members that have played quirky characters before they appeared on the show.
1. Iain Glen (Jorah Mormont) in Tomb Raider
2. Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) in Triassic Attack
3. Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) in Waterland
4. Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth) in The Zero Theorem
5. Nathalie Emmanuel (Missandei) in Websex: What’s The Harm?
6. Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy) in Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London
7. Rory McCann (The Hound) in Hot Fuzz
8. Mark Addy (Robert Baratheon) in The Flintstones In Viva Rock Vegas
9. Richard Madden (Robb Stark) in Worried About The Boy
10. Sean Bean (Ned Stark) in A Beer Ad
11. Conleth Hill (Lord Varys) in Britain’s Got The Pop Factor
12. Paul Kaye (Thoros of Myr in Dennis Pennis)