Game of Thrones includes a large ensemble of characters, so it’s no shock that the casting course of wasn’t straightforward. While viewers have come to like the present’s present stars, the collection virtually appeared very, very totally different. In addition to the well-known names who truly turned down roles on the popular drama (solely to kick themselves later), there have been additionally many stars who both auditioned a number of occasions to no avail or received an element, however later obtained recast. Below, take a look at 10 actors who virtually starred in Game of Thrones:
1. Sam Claflin
This former The Hunger Games star admitted to CinemaBlend that he as soon as auditioned for Game of Thrones, together with — as he put it — “every British actor.” Sam Claflin reportedly read for the roles of Jon Snow and Viserys Targaryen. However, his numerous movie commitments (together with Snow White and the Huntsman and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides) finally stored him from touchdown a gig on the present.