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Another Black British Actor (Lucian Msamati) Joins Cast Of “Game Of Thrones” Season 2…

Another Black British Actor (Lucian Msamati) Joins Cast Of "Game Of Thrones" Season 2...

Another black British actor has joined the cast of season 2 of the hit HBO show, Game Of Thrones.

Entertainment Weekly reports exclusively that Lucian Msamati has signed on to play a Lyseni pirate named Salladhor Saan – described as “a friend of Davos Seaworth; a mercenary pirate who joins the ranks of Stannis Baratheon’s rebellion against the Lannister forces at King’s Landing.

Got that fans of the series? As I said in the last casting announcement about Thrones (British up-and-comer Nonso Anozie), none of that means anything to me, because, once again, I haven’t been keeping up with the series. But I assume it’ll make some sense to those of you who have (or who have read the books).

I’m told that the role brother Msamati will play in season 2 of the series is significant, so he should chew up a bit of scenery, utilizing his stage and screen talents.

Msamati will likely be recognizable to those who’ve watched No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency in which he had a featured role.

With Anozie and now Msamati joining Thrones, I just will have to make watching it a priority now, catching up with all the episodes of season 1 so that I’m primed for season 2 when it comes around.

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