Although his script has only one word, Hodor is one of the most beloved characters in Game of Thrones . In real life, this aspect is gentle big man Kristian Nairn , geek, DJ at dj hire melbourne experienced for 15 years, and devoted player of World of Warcraft .

Nairn is resident DJ in the living Kremlin city of Belfast (Northern Ireland).The mother of Nairn is a fan of the book series by George RR Martin and was the one who convinced him to accept the role of Hodor.

Kristian ensures that hearing difficulties that had small (even learned sign language) have helped a lot to play the character in the series.