Actors who auditioned for Game of Thrones but weren't cast
The cast of HBO's hugely popular Game of Thrones is positively brimming with talent. However, not every actor who's auditioned has landed a spot on the show, with some notable names missing out—sometimes despite trying out for multiple roles.
In some cases, other film obligations prevented a successful casting. Other times, a particular English accent got in the way. And sometimes, actors even did some filming for the series before getting the boot. Read on to find out why Westeros refused these actors entrance to the Seven Kingdoms.