Australian actress Essie Davis has joined the cast of the upcoming season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” Variety has confirmed.
Davis will play an actress who stars in a play called “The Bloody Hand,” which is meant to mirror the world of Westeros. Davis’ character will play a version of Cersei Lannister.
The actress is known for her work in horror hit “The Babadook” and two “Matrix” sequels.
Davis is repped by WME and RGM Artists in Australia.