Art Parkinson (born October 19, 2001) is an Irish actor, based in Moville, County Donegal. He played the role of 'Young Kenneth' in the movie Freakdog (also called Red Mist in some territories) and has also acted in school productions and commercials.
In Game of Thrones, he plays the role of Rickon Stark. He was announced in the role on 29 September 2010. He initially appeared as a guest star in the first season and returned in this role for the second and third seasons. He did not appear in the fourth season. More recently, Parkinson has played the role of 'Ingeras', son of Dracula, in the 2014 movie Dracula Untold.
On October 6, 2014, Art Parkinson confirmed that his character and Natalia Tena's character Osha would not be returning for the Fifth Season. During an interview with Flicks and the City, Parkinson also mentioned that he was not allowed by his parents to watch Game of Thrones due to its R18 content apart from a few scenes that were related to him.
|Season one credits|
|Winter is Coming||The Kingsroad||Lord Snow||Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things||The Wolf and the Lion|
|A Golden Crown||You Win or You Die||The Pointy End||Baelor||Fire and Blood|
|Season two credits|
|The North Remembers||The Night Lands||What is Dead May Never Die||Garden of Bones||The Ghost of Harrenhal|
|The Old Gods and the New||A Man Without Honor||The Prince of Winterfell||Blackwater||Valar Morghulis|
|Season three credits|
|Valar Dohaeris||Dark Wings, Dark Words||Walk of Punishment||And Now His Watch is Ended||Kissed by Fire|
|The Climb||The Bear and the Maiden Fair||Second Sons||The Rains of Castamere||Mhysa|