Game of Thrones casts Freddie Stroma as Dickon Tarly

Freddie StromaFreddie Stroma (Harry Potter, Pitch Perfect, UnREAL) is the latest addition to the growing cast of the HBO fantasy epic, Variety reports.

The British actor will be playing Dickon Tarly, brother to our favorite Night’s Watch bookworm, Samwell. And he won’t be the only member of House Tarly we will be meeting next season as Sam’s father, the stern Randyll Tarly is expected to make an appearance as well.

Stroma joins new cast members Ian McShane, Max Von Sydow as the Three-Eyed Raven and Pilou Asbaek as Euron Greyjoy for the upcoming season of the HBO fantasy drama.

Game of Thrones season six will air April next year.