The actor says the show isn't any more brutal than other pieces of cinema. WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Game of Thrones season 6. Actor Jonathan Pryce has spilled a delicious little detail about Game Of Thrones season five – he only took on the character of High Sparrow because it's a game changing role. "High Sparrow" is the third episode of the fifth season of HBO's fantasy television series Game of Thrones, and the 43rd overall. Tommen and Margaery wed. Arya has trouble adapting to her new life. Game of Thrones season 6 spoilers: High Sparrow actor hints at character's fate. His name is … It doesn't look good for some/all of the Tyrells either With Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Kit Harington, Aidan Gillen. Jonathan Pryce as High Sparrow in 'Game of Thrones'. Directed by Mark Mylod. 73% of African Americans said they did not have Tyrion and Varys arrive in Volantis. In season six, viewers see the death of the High Sparrow. Red Wedding 2.0. Jonathan Pryce as the High Sparrow in Game of Thrones Season 5 Jonathan Pryce will be portraying a character called the High Sparrow. Why did the High Sparrow leave Game of Thrones? Helen Sloan/HBO. Jon gives his first orders as Lord Commander. The actor who plays the High Sparrow on Game of Thrones shared a spoiler about a big bloody scene. Littlefinger reveals his plans to Sansa. Share. It aired on April 26, 2015. The episode was written by series co-creators David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, and directed by Mark Mylod, his directorial debut for the series. The High Sparrow first appears in A Feast for Crows (2005) and subsequently appeared in Martin's A Dance with Dragons (2011).