Hafþór Júlíus “Thor” Björnsson, also Hafthor Julius Bjornsson, is an Icelandic professional strongman, actor, and former professional basketball player. He plays Ser Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane in the HBO series Game of Thrones. Hafþór was cast as Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane for the fourth season of the HBO series Game of Thrones in August 2013. This was his first main acting role, and he is the third person to depict the character. He became the first actor to portray Clegane in more than one season with his appearances in season 4, season 5, season 6 and season 7. Hafþór was cast for the role of Mongkut in the 2017 film Kickboxer: Retaliation.
Hafþór played the lead role in the Philadelphia Renaissance Faire during their debut season in 2015. He appeared as “King Thor,” the leader of a Viking raiding party intent on capturing the city of Amman.
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Photo Ops & Signing: TBA
About The Actor
Official Twitter Account: @ThorBjornsson_
Official Instagram Account: @thorbjornsson
Official Facebook Page: Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson – The Mountain