Aidan Gillen

Aidan Gillen’s Game of Thrones death was ‘liberating’

Aidan Gillen’s Game of Thrones death was ‘liberating’

Aidan Gillen thought his character’s death on ‘Game of Thrones’ was "liberating". The 50-year-old actor – who played Petyr ‘Littlefinger’ Baelish in seven seasons of the hit HBO show – was killed off by Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) on the order of her sister Sansa (Sophie Turner), and now the star has revealed that he "loved" shooting t... »

Aidan Gillen wants Game of Thrones to have ‘happy ending’

Aidan Gillen wants Game of Thrones to have ‘happy ending’

Aidan Gillen wants ‘Game of Thrones’ to have a "happy ending". The 50-year-old actor – who played Petyr ‘Littlefinger’ Baelish in seven seasons of the hit HBO show – says although it would be "really strange" he wants a pleasant ending to the show. And though his character was killed off by Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) on the order of her sis... »

Aidan Gillen spills that John Reid is very interested in Richard Madden’s portrayal of him

Aidan Gillen spills that John Reid is very interested in Richard Madden’s portrayal of him

Aidan Gillen has revealed when he met music manager John Reid – whom he plays in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ – he kept asking him questions about Richard Madden. The 50-year-old actor brought Reid to life in the Oscar-winning Queen biopic – which stars Rami Malek as the group’s legendary late frontman Freddie Mercury – whilst the ‘Bodyguard’ star portr... »

Game of Thrones reunion confirmed

Game of Thrones reunion confirmed

HBO is reuniting several ‘Game of Thrones’ cast members who were killed off in the fantasy series. It was confirmed on Wednesday (28.11.18) that the broadcaster is creating a special featurette which reunites a number of actors who didn’t survive in the drama, including Sean Bean whose alter ego, Lord of Winterfell Ned Stark, was brutally beheaded in the first series. The special... »

Richard Madden to play Elton John’s manager in Rocketman

Richard Madden to play Elton John’s manager in Rocketman

Richard Madden is set to play Sir Elton John’s former manager in ‘Rocketman’. The ‘Game of Thrones’ star is in talks to take on the role of John Reid in the hotly-anticipated movie, which will see Taron Egerton play the legendary singer, according to Variety. Reid was the ‘Candle in the Wind’ hitmaker’s manager for 28 years from 1970 to 1998 and his ... »

Aidan Gillen joins Queen biopic

Aidan Gillen joins Queen biopic

Aidan Gillen has joined ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. The former ‘Game of Thrones’ star and ‘The Night Manager’ actor Tom Hollander will portray Queen managers John Reid and Jim Beach respectively in the British band’s biopic, according to Vanity Fair magazine. Reid – who also managed Sir Elton John for 28 years – departed Queen in 1978 after three year... »

Aidan Gillen debuts new hairdo

Aidan Gillen debuts new hairdo

Aiden Gillen showed off his spikey silvery locks in a black suit at the ‘Game of Thrones’ Los Angeles premiere. The 49-year-old actor portrays the sneaky former brothel owner Petyr ‘Littlefinger’ Baelish in the award-winning show and his character has been seen as both a hero and a villain. He was last seen at Winterfell with Sansa Stark and Jon Snow after helping them get ... »