Game Of Thrones/Doctor Who Actor Neil Fingleton Dead At Age 36

Neil Fingleton has passed away at the age of 36 from heart failure. The 7'7" actor started off playing college (University of North Carolina) and pro basketball in Europe before turning to film. He appeared as Mag the Mighty in Game of Thrones, The Fisher King in Doctor Who, and was a stunt performer and motion capture actor for Ultron in Avengers: Age of Ultron. His other credits included 47 Ronin, X-Men: First Class and Jupiter Ascending.

Fingleton was one of the 25 tallest people in the world.

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About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.