Thursday, March 2, 2017
Looper takes a look at some known actors who, for some reason or the other, have turned down roles in HBO's popular TV series Game of Thrones, including Brian Cox, Gillian Anderson, or Alfie Allen's real-life sister, singer Lilly Allen, who was supposed to play his on-screen sister, Yara Greyjoy.
Most actors would probably love a chance to score a role in HBO's Game of Thrones, and there've been plenty of A-list celebs who've tried to get on the hit series to no avail. But there was a time when that wasn't the case. Whether it was because of the grueling overseas filming schedule, gripes with the cast's payscale, or sheer confusion over the George R.R. Martin-inspired story, here's a look at some actors who refused Game of Thrones roles...