Here’s What The Night King From ‘Game of Thrones’ Looks Like In Real Life

Kristofer Hivju with a beard

Still shook from Episode 3?

I’m one of those people that started Game of Thrones late, so there was plenty of catching up to do. I was also curious what the Night King looked like in real life. I had no idea who he was, his name, etc.

Well, his name is Vladimír Furdík and he’s from Slovakia.

His Instagram only had around 15,000 followers Sunday, but he’s gained about 10,000 since the Battle of Winterfell.

Here is the Night King as a regular ol’ person…

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With Kristofer Hivju a big man with a big heart

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Also make sure you check out Chris Stapleton’s cameo in the last episode here.

A beer bottle on a dock


A beer bottle on a dock