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January 1, 2019


The Answer: Ian McElhinney.



Ian McElhinney played the Game of Thrones character, Barristan Selmy. He was a knight who served in the Kingsguard. His nickname? Barristan the Bold. He was considered by many to be one of the best swordsmen and most honorable men in the whole of the Seven Kingdoms.


He died in the fifth season. He may not have been in GoT for very long, but he has shared the spotlight with 10 of the other cast members from Game of Thrones in at least 20 movies… Someone find his email so we can get the tea.


1. Aiden Gillian (Petyr Baelish) – Dave Allen at Peace.

Both played in the original tv series, Dave Allen at Peace (2018). The show follows the life of the comedian, Dave Allen.


2. Charles Dance (Tywin Lannister) – Michael Collins.

In the 1996 guerilla war movie, Michael Collins.


3. Conleth Hill (Lord Varys) – The Truth Commissioner.

Co-starred in the movie, The Truth Commissioner in 2016.


4. Daniel Portman (Podrick Payne) – The Journey.


5. Iain Glen (Jorah Mormont) – Fools of Fortune.


6. Jack Gleeson (Joffrey Baratheon) – A Shine of Rainbows.

Gleeson played the young character, Seamus in A Shine of Rainbows (2009); Ian McElhinney played Father Doyle.


7. Julian Glover (Grand Maester Pycelle) – Who Bombed Birmingham.

They played in Who Bombed Birmingham (1990), a movie about a terrorist bombing in Birmingham, England.


8. Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) – Spender.


9. Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth) – A Love Divided.


10. Michelle Fairley (Catelyn Stark) – Hidden Agenda.