(Photo: HBO | Ed Skrein, old Dario, left; Michiel Huisman, new Daario, right) If you saw the season 4 premiere of Game of Thrones and thought to yourself, "Hey, who's that guy giving my girl Khaleesi flowers — I've never seen him before," you were half right. The flower flirting dude is Daario Naharis, the soldier of fortune who last season slaughtered a bunch of people for the Mother of Dragons and was rewarded in the form of bath time with Dany. This season: same character, different actor...Read Full Story
(Photos from Getty and HBO)This week on Game of Thrones we were introduced to the dashing and kind of creepy Daario Naharis — and he has a thing for our dear Khaleesi (Emilia Clarke). The feelings may be mutual, but can she really love after Drogo?Some of you may or may not recognize Daario as Ed Skrein. He's an accomplished actor and — surprise! — he's a rapper as well. Check out his dub steppy song "We Run Them," featuring two other rappers with Harry Potter-friendly names: Graziella and...Read Full Story
On Sunday, Game of Thrones fans finally got their first glimpse of beloved book character Daario Naharis, and those fans almost instantly went online to gripe that he looked nothing like he was described in the book. His three-pronged blue beard, and long dyed-yellow mustache, (I always thought of him sort of like Johnny Depp in the Pirates movies), was seemingly dropped in favor of a square-jawed pretty boy who looked ripped from the pages of International Male.Just as quick, fans of the...Read Full Story
Daenerys Targaryen (HBO)Let's just say people are getting desperate in Westeros. With only a limited number of crowns and eligible bachelors up for grabs, weddings and wars are getting on everybody's nerves. Sunday night's episode of Game of Thrones featured some truly bizarre attempts to seek out solace. Stannis turned to leeches, Tyrion to alcoholism (perhaps not so bizarre), and Dany to a mysterious sellsword with a penchant for decapitation. Basically, business as usual in Westeros — plus...Read Full Story
Ed Skrein (born March 29, 1983) is a British actor and musician known both for his solo hip-hop work and for playing Daario Naharis on the HBO television show 'Game of Thrones.' Find more Ed Skrein pictures, news, and information below.