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Joe Dempsie originally auditioned to play Jon Snow in Game of Thrones

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Game of Thrones actor Joe Dempsie has revealed that initially, he auditioned to play Jon Snow in the HBO series. Kit Harington eventually bagged the role. “I auditioned for the pilot. I had no idea what Game of Thrones was. Didn’t get it. Kind of forgot about it. Nobody knew it was going to become the biggest TV show on the planet at that point. It was just another audition,” Dempsie recalled.

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