Aidan Gillen joins HBO's 'Game of Thrones'
Published Jul 13 2010, 18:05 BST | By Mike Moody The Wire
star Aidan Gillen
has reportedly landed a role on HBO's upcoming Game of Thrones
Gillen will play a scheming character called Littlefinger in the fantasy adventure series, according to The Hollywood Reporter
Littlefinger is described as the manipulative advisor to King Robert.
The series is based on the A Song of Ice and Fire
novels by George RR Martin.
Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage, Sean Bean, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Jason Momoa will also star in the show, which premieres next year on HBO.