His interpretation of Ramsay Bolton is still remembered! Two years after the end of the series, what becomes of Iwan Rheon, the interpreter of one of the biggest psychopaths of Game of Thrones?
That is sure one of the most hated fictional characters ! Key character of the third season of Game Of Thrones, Ramsay Bolton traumatized his victims as much as the viewers. Two years after the end of the series, what becomes of his interpreter, Iwan Rheon?
Iwan Rheon plays Ramsay Bolton
Iwan Rheon was born on May 13, 1985 in Carmarthen (Wales). The young actor graduate of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art makes himself known in the series Misfits. From 2009 to 2011 he played Simon there. But that’s by getting a role in the hit series Game Of Thrones that it obtains international recognition. Come to audition for the role of Jon Snow, Iwan Rheon finally gets Ramsay Bolton’s. Thus, from 2013 to 2016 he played one of the most odious and memorable fictional characters in the hit series.
Ramsay bolton makes its debut in the third season of Game Of Thrones. Lord Roose Bolton’s bastard son appears in the episode “Black Wings, Black New“. And from the start, he made a strong impression. Like King Joffrey, Ramsay Bolton is a true sadistic psychopath. Complexed by his status as a bastard, he rides a horse named Sang and always travels with his pack of hunting dogs trained to kill. Devoid of empathy, he takes pleasure in torturing physically and psychologically. After totally breaking Theon Greyjoy, whose penis he will end up cutting, he attacks, among other things, his wife Sansa Stark. He does not hesitate to kill those who threaten his position, including his family. After killing his father, he will be devoured by his dogs, his stepmother and his half-brother.
It’s simple, for in fact four seasons, this one character contributes more than a lot to some of the most unbearable scenes of the show. A compendium of visual abominations that no one has yet managed to forget. And neither did the actor, since he recently touched on one of the most shocking scenes he had to shoot in Game Of Thrones.
Fortunately, he ends up dying, devoured by his own dogs in season 6. A particularly appreciable and satisfying moment, let’s face it!
After Game of Thrones
Like King Joffrey, Ramsay is a character we love to hate! His masterful portrayal of psychopath Ramsay Bolton has won him much praise. Fans will be delighted to hear that the actor continues his career ! After Game Of Thrones, Iwan Rheon has appeared in several series whose Inhumans and Riviera. At the movie theater, he played Mick Mars in The Dirt, a musical biopic about the rock band Mötley Crüe released in 2019. It also appears in Berlin, I Love You alongside Keira Knightley and Helen Mirren then in the war movie Hurricane which tells the story of a fighter squadron during World War II. More recently he made an appearance in the series American gods !
Between two shoots, he is passionate about and devotes himself to music. He has already recorded three EPs, Tongue Tied, Changing Times and Bang bang. In 2015, he released his first album, Dinard.