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Game of Thrones actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau is coming to Phoenix Fan Fusion 2019

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Posted at 11:12 AM, Apr 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-15 14:25:31-04

PHOENIX — Are you ready, Game of Thrones fans?

One of the show's cast members is attending Phoenix Fan Fusion, which runs May 23-26, 2019 at the Phoenix Convention Center in downtown Phoenix.

"#GOT fans brace yourselves!!," a Monday morning tweet from Phoenix Fan Fusion's Twitter account said. "Making his FIRST U.S. CONVENTION APPEARANCE IN 2019 at PHOENIX FAN FUSION is none other than the #Kingslayer himself, #SIRJAMIELANNISTER aka #NikolajCosterWaldau!"

The announcement came the day after season 8 -- the show's final season -- premiered.

The actor is scheduled to be at the convention on Friday - Sunday, May 24-26, according to Phoenix Fan Fusion's website. He will be available for autographs and photos. The cost is $80 each. They went on sale at 11 a.m. and can be purchased here.

According to his bio, Coster-Waldau is a Danish actor, producer, and screenwriter. His U.S. film/TV credits include Black Hawk Down, Virtuality, and New Amsterdam.

Other celebrity guests include Jeff Goldblum (Ian Malcolm, Jurassic Park), Elijah Wood (Frodo Baggins, Lord of the Rings trilogy), Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom, Harry Potter series), Nichelle Nichols (Lt. Uhura, Star Trek), George Takei (Hikaru Sulu, Star Trek), and Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian, Star Wars). You can view the guests list, here.