SDCC 2014: Season 5 New Cast Announced for Game of Thrones


SPOILER: They gon’ die. Most of them. Probably. At some point.

At the SDCC panel for their smash hit HBO series, creators and producers of Game of Thrones announced the latest set of new actors who will spend an unspecified amount of time being alive in Westeros. Notably, a decent faction of the new actors are portraying members of Oberyn Martell’s previously-mentioned extended family.

The new meat will include:

Jonathan Pryce (Brazil, G.I. Joe) as the High Sparrow

Rosabell Laurenti Sellers (Italian televsion actress) as Tyene Sand

Keisha Castle-Hughes (Whale Rider, The Nativity Story) as Obara Sand

Jessica Henwick (BBC’s Spirit Warriors) as Nymeria “Nym” Sand

Alexander Siddig (Star Trek: DS9) as Doran Martell

Enzo Cilenti (Kick-Ass 2) as Yezza

Toby Sebastian (Barely Lethal) as Trystane Martell

Nell Tiger Free (replacing Aimee Richardson) as Myrcella Baratheon

DeObia Oparei (Dredd) as Areo Hotah

Source: Variety


About the author

Bob Chipman
Bob Chipman is a critic and author.