When we published our first interview with Ewan Mitchell back in December, his fans went wild. As Aemond Targaryen in HBO’s hugely successful Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon, The Iceberg (as he’s nicknamed by his friends) was one of the breakout TV stars of 2022.
The mysterious 25-year-old had kept pretty schtum about his roles, and his life, up until that point, and so the feature in question circulated swiftly all over Reddit, Twitter and Instagram as a means of gleaning any morsel of info about Mitchell’s background and creative process. As part of our latest spring print issue, we decided to follow up with a proper, wide-ranging interview and shoot.
In it, the young man from Derby discusses freezing out Matt Smith on set, heavy metal, horror villains and why he’s wanted to be an actor for as long as he can remember. In between fag breaks and a lot of black coffee (Mitchell takes seven sugars) we got up close and personal to the actor with a killer look.
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