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George Blagden Biography


Fast Facts

  • Studied at the National Youth Theatre
  • While in high school, had the opportunity to take a master class with Ian McKellen on Shakespeare's sonnets
  • Played the lead in Richard III while in college
  • Though playing an Anglo-Saxon monk (and not a Viking) on The Vikings, he studied Viking culture and history after being cast in the show


  • Katie Blagden -- Sister