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24 Game of Thrones actors who have also played Marvel characters

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is full of some of the most iconic actors in Hollywood. This includes a few Game of Thrones alumni. Marvel and Game of Thrones both feature an extensive universe of characters.

In some cases, the worlds have combined, with actors jumping from the HBO series into the Marvel franchise (including both TV and movies). 23 actors have appeared as Marvel characters and Game of Thrones characters. Let’s take a look at them:

 

1. Sophie Turner, who was 13 when she started playing Sansa Stark in “Game of Thrones”, later became a part of “X-Men: Apocalypse” as Jean Grey.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

Sansa Stark ( Sophie Turner) in the GOT finale

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

2. Natalie Dormer was Margaery Tyrell’s character on HBO and appeared as Private Lorraine in “Captain America: The First Avenger”.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

3. Peter Dinklage played Tyrion, the youngest Lannister brother, on “Game of Thrones” over eight seasons. He then joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe to play Eitri in “Avengers: Infinity War.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

 

However, Dinklage also played BolivarTrask in “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

4. Loras Tyrell was brother of Margaery Tyrell’s character on HBO. Finn Jones played the role of Danny Rand, aka Iron Fist, on Netflix’s Marvel series, “Iron Fist,” Luke Cage, and “The Defenders.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

5. Iwan Rheon, also known as Ramsay Bolton to Game of Thrones fans, was a star on “Inhumans”, as Maximus.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

6. Jessica Henwick was a star alongside Jones on Marvel’s Netflix series and appeared as Colleen Wing in “Game of Thrones” with Nymeria Sand.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

7. Ed Skrein briefly appeared on GOT as Daario Naharis, then played the character of  Francis Freeman in “Deadpool.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

8. Clive Russell played Brynden Tully in “Game of Thrones” while Tyr commanded the Asgardian army in “Thor: The Dark World.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

9. Joseph Gatt was Then Warg in “Game of Thrones” while Frost Giant Grundroth played Then Warg in “Thor.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

10. Adewale Akinnuoye–Agbaje was Malko. He is the captain of a slave ship in  GOT and Algrim/ Kurse in Thor (The Dark World).

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

11. Richard Brake was the Night King in seasons four and five of Game of Thrones and served as Einherjar lieutenant for “Thor: The Dark World.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

12. Enzo Cilenti was a Yezzan zo Qaggaz slave trader from Yunkai who joined “Game of Thrones”, and was a watchtower guard for “Guardians of the Galaxy”.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

13. James Faulkner was Randyll Tarly in “Game of Thrones”; he was a Swiss bank manager on “X-Men First Class”.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

14. Ralph Ineson was the Dagmer Cleftjaw in “Game of Thrones” as well as a Ravager pilot on “Guardians of the Galaxy”.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

15. Hannah John-Kamen was Ornela, a Dosh Khaleen member who meets Daenerys Targaryen. As Ghost, Ava Starr, she joined the MCU to play the role of Ghost in “Ant-Man and the Wasp.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

16. Chuku Modu was Aggo, a Dothraki warlord, on “Game of Thrones”, and made a cameo appearance in “Captain Marvel”, as Soh-Larr (a Kree scout).

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

17. Maisie Williams, who was born on-screen and played Arya Stark in “Game of Thrones,” played Rahne Sinclair aka Wolfsbane on “The New Mutants.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

18. Harry Lloyd, who played Daenerys Targaryen’s brother Viserys Targaryen, portrays Charles Xavier in Legion.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

19. Ciaran hinds was Mance Rayder in “Game of Thrones” while technically he was a Marvel character “Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance”.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

20. Richard E. Grant was Izembaro in “Game of Thrones” while starring as Zander Rice on “Logan.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

21. Conan Stevens was Gregor Clegane in two episodes of “Game of Thrones”, but he made his film debut with “Man-Thing.”

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

22. David Bradley, the evil Walder Frey from “Game of Thrones”, is well-known. However, he briefly appears in “Captain America” as the church guard protecting the Tesseract of Norway.

'Game of Thrones' Actors Who Have Played Marvel Characters

23. Richard Madden played Rob Stark (The King Of The North) in GOT. From there, he also joined the team of GOT actors who jumped to Marvel’s ‘Eternals’.

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24. Kit Harington, aka Jon Snow in GOT. And then jumped universe to join Marvel’s lThe Eternals’.

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