The most awaited show, Game of Throne- season 6 is almost here. Everyone wants a scoop on what is going to happen in the show this season and well almost everything that relates to it becomes hot news instantly. Hafthór Júlíus "Thor" Björnsson who plays the role of ‘The mountain’ in game of thrones series is the subject here. Is the mountain dating someone in real life? Is he gay?
Some of the GOT stars are finally coming out of their nest and opening up about their preferences. Most recently Kristain Nairn, who plays the role of Big Sweet giant ‘HODOR’ admitted he was gay. Is the other giant of the series, Gregor Clegane ‘ The Mountain’ i.e, Hafthór Björnsson gay as well? As the actor likes to lay low about his love life he is quiet often speculated to be gay. Female fans would not be glad to hear that he is gay. But this goes out to all the female fans,’ he is straight’. This hunk who flaunts his six pack abs, shirtless definitely prefers ladies over men to be a partner in life.
Playing the role of ‘the mountain’,his image portrayed in the series is that of a ruthless psychopathic killer. You might be wondering what he is like in real life. Well to begin with, does his presence make children cry in real lives? Yes it does! There are some instances when children cried when they saw this 6 feet 9 inch tall man giant in real life. When it comes to ladies it is quite different. The actor himself told that he is quite a gentleman when it comes to ladies.
It may come as a surprise to some that he is father of a 6-year-old daughter. Yes! It is true that he has a 6 year old daughter. But, the actor claims himself to be single when he was asked if he was married. So, he has never had a wife! He has not given a clue about the girlfriend he is currently dating. He seems to be resenting opening up about his past affair as well.
Starting his career from basketball, Björnsson headed on to become strongest man in Iceland and the second strongest in the world. After suffering from a major knee injury Björnsson had to bid his basketball career goodbye, but he soon began to build himself into the world’s strongest man competition champion. Therefore, Björnsson before having an acting career portraying himself a giant psychopathic killer was and still is in sports and has won quiet a place in the field as well.
Role of Gregar clegane in Game of thrones Series is his first major role on TV. This role has opened him an acting career in movies and TV shows. He is soon to appear in Deviliush Deeds (2017) and Zon 261 (2016).
His net worth has not been disclosed yet.