Unhappy information for “Sport of Thrones” followers … the man who stood in because the physique double for Alfie Allen‘s Theon Greyjoy has died, and Alfie’s now providing up his ideas and prayers.
Andrew Dunbar handed away on Christmas Eve in Belfast, Eire … this in keeping with his pals and an extras performing company that had employed him. No explanation for demise was instantly revealed, however the information appeared to stun his contemporaries, together with Alfie.
The English actor posted tributes of his ‘GoT’ stand-in, saying “RIP Andrew Dunbar,” after which occurring to share his full ideas. Alfie wrote, “Andrew Dunbar was an actor who was additionally a stand in as Theon on GoT. Extraordinarily shocked and saddened to listen to of his passing. To lose a cherished one so younger, I can solely think about what his household are going via.”
Dunbar not solely served as Theon’s physique double, however he was additionally solid on the present as an additional for a pair completely different scenes — notably, as certainly one of Jon Snow’s allies within the ‘Battle of the Bastards’ episode in addition to a Stark home bannerman. Dude simply had the look.
It is unclear how lengthy he stood in for Alfie — he is reported to have first been solid as an additional (and, presumably, as Alfie’s double) from seasons 6 via 8 — however clearly it was lengthy sufficient for the man himself to recollect and commemorate him.
Based on the Extras Dept. company, Dunbar additionally acted in productions like “Line of Obligation,” “Derry Ladies,” “Krypton,” simply to call just a few. His precise age is unknown, however he is stated to have been in his 30s.