Popular Game of Thrones actor dead: BJ Hogg passes at the age of 65
Posted On May 1, 2020
Actor BJ Hogg, best known for playing Ser Addam Marbrand in Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 65.
He also appeared in episodes of The Fall and the BBC Northern Ireland comedy series Give My Head Peace.
Following the news of his death, the comedy team behind Give My Head Peace, the Hole in the Wall gang, said in a statement:
“BJ is part of the Give My Head Peace family. He was a fine actor, great colleague and a true friend. Our thoughts are with his wife Elish, son Nathan and daughter Abigail at this time.”
The Lisburn born star had travelled the world as an actor, writer and director and was a classically-trained musician who toured with Big Bands.