Game of Thrones Prequel: Which Actors Would Suit the Roles Best?

Word has been going around for a while now that a Game of Thrones prequel is in the cards. However, different sites have been sharing different rumours on which actors will be playing the roles of each character. While none of the actors have confirmed yet, though, we’ve decided to compile our favorite rumoured picks for each character for now. Let us know if you agree!

Bryce Dallas Howard as Catelyn Tully

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She’s got the looks. She’s got the hair. She’s feisty. I think Bryce Dallas Howard would make for a great Catelyn Tully, although Sophie Cookson

James McAvoy as Ned Stark

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While Chris Hemsworth is also rumoured for the role, I think I’d be more inclined to watch if James McAvoy landed it.

Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Benjen Stark

Aaron Taylor-Johnson


Christopher Plummer as Hoster Tully

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I’ve loved Christopher Plummer since his Sound of Music days and would love to love him all over again as Catelyn’s dad.

Garrett Hedlund as Stannis Baratheon

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Despite his pretty boy looks in ‘Tron’, I think Garrett Hedlund could do Stannis’ role justice.

Tom Hardy as Robert Baratheon

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Another fine choice! Henry Cavill is also rumored to play Rob, but that seems like a long shot what with him being Superman and all.

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