Another Game Of Thrones role has been recast for Season 4.
Icelandic actor Hafthor Julius Bjornsson has been cast as Gregor Clegane in the upcoming fourth season of the HBO fantasy serial, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
The actor took to Twitter on Monday to reveal the news:
”For all my fans! I am happy to tell you that I will be THE MOUNTAIN In season 4 In Game Of Thrones ”
For all my fans! I am happy to tell you that I will be THE MOUNTAIN In season 4 In Game Of Thrones
— Hafþór J Björnsson (@ThorBjornsson_) September 3, 2013
Bjornsson will be the third person to play The Mountain, brother of Sandor Clegane (Rory McCann) after Conan Stevens played the part for two episodes in Season one, while Ian Whyte took the baton in Season 2.
The news follows word that Michiel Huisman will replace Ed Skrein as Daario Naharis in Season 4 of the HBO hit.