The Thor and Punisher star met with the Thrones producers before it started shooting and was then offered a four- to six-month role when the show was further along. Stevenson turned it down, though, because he said he’d rather have been a part of it from the beginning.
6. Charlie Hunnam
Charlie Hunnam recently played King Arthur on the big screen. But while that was an opportunity many actors would have relished, he had also earlier missed out on a chance to appear in Game of Thrones. The actor revealed recently that he’d been offered a cameo on the show but had to say no because of scheduling clashes.