09/04/2013 01:36 pm ET

'Game Of Thrones' Recast: Julius Bjornsson Latest To Play Gregor Clegane


Julius Bjornnsson is officially entering the realm.

As reported by TV Guide, the actor has joined the "Game Of Thrones" cast as Gregor Clegane, replacing Ian Whyte.

Previously, the role of Clegane -- a.k.a The Mountain -- was played by Conan Stevens for two episodes of Season 1, followed by Ian Whyte, who took over the role in Season 2.

Bjornsson tweeted the news on Tuesday.

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