Game Of Thrones Characters: Past and Present

Game Of Thrones Characters: Past and Present Leave a comment

What’s the best thing about watching Game Of Thrones? Reading everything about it after you’ve watched it! We know a lot about “Game of Thrones” characters: their likes and dislikes, their passions and fears, whether or not they’re involved in an incestuous relationship, the number of dragons they possess etc.

The performances are so captivating that we often forget that there are real people hiding beneath Cersei Lannister and Daenerys Targaryen.

Often these actresses and actors have appeared in many other productions prior to their appearance on HBO’s most popular series.

Take a look at this list and see if you can find your favorite Game of Thrones character before they arrived in Westeros.

Jason Momoa was Jason in Baywatch (2003) vs Khal Drogo in Game of Thrones

Diana Rigg was Emma Peel in The Avengers (1961) vs Olenna Tyrrel in Game of Thrones

Kit Harington was a young theater actor vs Jon Snow in Game of Thrones

Gwendoline Christie was Lexi in Wizards Vs. Aliens (2012) vs Brienne of Tarth in Game of Thrones

Iain Glenn was Carl Galton in The Fear (1988) vs Ser Jorah Mormont in Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage was Finbar Mcbride in The Station Agent (2003) vs Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones

Kristofer Hivju before vs Tormund Giantsbane in Game of Thrones

Charles Dance was David Carlton in Ali G Indahouse (2012) vs Tywin Lannister in Game of Thrones

Lena Headey was Young Mary in Waterland (1992) vs Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones

Emilia Clarke was Savannah in Triassic Attac (2010) vs Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones

Sean Bean was Horace Clark in The Bill (1984) vs Ned Stark in Game of Thrones

Carice Van Houten was Suzy in Suzy Q (1999) vs Melisandre in Game of Thrones

Maisie Williams as a little girl vs Arya Stark in Game of Thrones

Sophie Turner when she was a young lady vs Sansa Stark in Game of Thrones

Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson was a basketball player vs The Mountain in Game of Thrones

Aidan Gillen as Frank in The Low Down (2000) vs Petyr Baelish in Game of Thrones

Rose Leslie was Gwen Dawson in Downton Abbey (2010) vs Ygritte in Game of Thrones

Natalie Dormer was Victoria in Casanova (2005) and Margaery Tyrell in Game of Thrones

Tom Wlaschiha in Spoons (2008) vs Jaqen H’gar in Game of Thrones

Ross Mullan was Puppeteer in Bear Behaving Badly (2007) and White Walker in Game of Thrones

Thomas Brodie-Sangster was Sam in Love Actually (2003) vs Jojen Reed in Game of Thrones

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau was Martin in Nightwatch (1997) vs Jaime Lannister in Game of Thrones

Kristian Nairn as a young rebel vs  Hodor in Game of Thrones

Michelle Fairley was Teresa Doyle in Hidden Agenda (1990) vs Catelyn Stark in Game of Thrones

Max Von Sydow was Antonius Block in The Seventh Seal (1957) vs Three-Eyed Raven in Game of Thrones

Iwan Rheon was Simon Bellamy in Misfits (2009) vs Ramsay Bolton in Game of Thrones

Richard Madden was Young Andy in Complicity (2000) vs Robb Stark in Game of Thrones

Liam Cunningham was The Onion Knight in First Knight (1995) vs Ser Davos in Game of Thrones

Mark Addy was David ‘Dave’ in The Full Monty (1997) and Robert Baratheon in Game of Thrones

Alfie Allen was Arundel’s Son in Elizabeth (1998) vs Theon Greyjoy in Game of Thrones

Young Jerome Flynn before vs Bronn in Game of Thrones

Jonathan Pryce was Sam Lowry in Brazil (1985) vs High Sparrow in Game of Thrones

Rory McCann was Kenny Mcleod in The Book Group (2002) and Sandor Clegane Aka The Hound in Game of Thrones

Conleth Hill was Roache in Blue Heaven (1992) and Lord Varys in Game of Thrones

Isaac Hempstead Wright was Tom Hill in The Awakening (2011) vs Bran Stark in Game of Thrones

Jack Gleeson was Little Boy in Batman Begins (2005) vs Joffrey Baratheon in Game of Thrones

 

 

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