According to a post on the Game of Thrones fansite winteriscoming.net that has since been deleted, Torchwood star Burn Gourman has signed on for a role in Season 3 of the popular HBO show based on the book series A Song Of Ice And Fire by George R.R. (The Great-Bearded Glacier) Martin.
Torchwood fans will recognise Burn as the actor who played Doctor Owen Harper, the snarky medical expert of Captain Jack’s team.
If this is true, Burn will be joining fellow Torchwood allumni Susan Brown, who played Bridget Spears in the Children of Earth miniseries as well as Septa Mordaine in the first season of Game of Thrones starring in both shows.
Thomas Brodie-Sangster who played Tim Latimer in the Doctor Who episodes The Family of Blood and Human Nature who will be playing Jojan Reed in the third season of Game of Thrones, making another Who actor to cross the Pond and take on a role GoT.