British actor and Screenwriter “Mark Gatiss” of Sherlock fame has accepted an acting roll in the upcoming season for Game of thrones.
This news came as part of an exclusive from Entertainment Weekly, and has a high proportion of the fan community speculating as to what role he is going to be playing in the upcoming season. Entertainment Weekly hinted in their article that:
” Maybe showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss will say more at their Comic-Con panel on Friday?”
Mark Gatiss has been in several acting roles including in the BBC hit TV Series “Sherlock” as Mycroft Holmes. He has also acted in BBC’s Longest ever running Science Fiction series “Doctor Who” in various parts including Danny Boy in “Victory of the Daleks” and Dr. Lazarus in “The Lazarus Experiment”