Game of Thrones Casts New Characters to Appear in the Third Season

Game of Thrones-- Ciaran Hinds

Ciarán Hinds  will portray Mance Rayder, the King Beyond the Wall

Adding to the increasingly long list of new characters to make appearances in the next season of Game of Thrones, the casting for three more characters have been announced.

Ciarán Hinds (Political Animals) will take on the role of Mance Rayder, also known as the King Beyond the Wall, who leads the Wildlings to war with Jon Snow trailing behind him. Prendahl is the leader of the Stormcrows, a mercenary company and will be portrayed by Ramon Tikaram. While Dan Hildebrand (Deadwood) will take on the role of Kraznys, a slaver in Astapor who is known for the Unsullied warriors.

These new characters will make their debut during the third season of the show, along with a variety of other actors that can be seen in a video released by HBO. The new season is set to premiere on March 31st, 2013.