Died the high actor from “Game of thrones”
British actor Neil Fingleton, which is one of the tallest people in the world, died at the age of 36 years, reports The Daily Mirror.
According to the publication, the actor died of a heart attack on February 25.
Fingleton originally starred in the TV series “Doctor Who”, but then moved to USA and tried out for baseball, planning to start a career in the sport. However, then he changed plans and decided to return to acting.
Game of Thrones star and UK’s tallest man Neil Fingleton dies aged 36 https://t.co/1bzZcxtwrI pic.twitter.com/6AkNFqKbpZ
— Daily Mirror (@DailyMirror) February 26, 2017
In the TV series “Game of thrones” he played a giant named MAG the Mighty. He was in the army of mance Rayder and participated in the attack on castle Black.
According to the book — “a Song of Ice and fire” — Meg is the biggest and strongest of all giants.
Great to meet @NeilFingleton today – Mag The Mighty is a class act #gameofthrones #juegodetronos pic.twitter.com/UPkh6oRGo9
— DragonsandDirewolves (@Direwolf_Dragon) August 7, 2016
Fingleton was announced the tallest man in the UK in 2007. Its growth — 2.33 M.