It was announced today that Jim Broadbent (‘Harry Potter‘) would be joining ‘Game of Thrones‘ season 7. No word on who he’ll be playing but it’s being said he’s up for a significant role. It is being speculated that he may play one of the Meisters that Sam will study under, but who knows.
‘Game of Thrones‘ is set to start filming soon and will have a summer 2017 release date. Season 7 may still be only 7 episodes, but no word has been given yet.
Source: Entertainment Weekly