Date of Birth
22 June 1987
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK
The character breakdown described Gendry as tall and muscular with black hair. I was none of those three at the time. I thought, 'I could dye my hair and hit the gym, but I can't stretch my legs!'... My friend is such a big fan of " the books that even he didn't actually approve of my casting as Gendry. But it was a nice little vote of confidence from David and Dan. ― Joe Dempsie on playing Gendry  Joe Dempsie (born 22 June 1987) is a British actor. He is best known for playing Chris Miles in the drama series , but has also appeared in Skins , Doctors Doctor Who, and Merlin .
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he plays the role of Game of Thrones Gendry. He was confirmed in the role on 11 August 2010. He initially appeared as a guest star in the first season and returned in this role for the second season and third season's.
Prior to being cast as Gendry, Dempsie had auditioned for the roles of
Jon Snow, Pypar, and Grenn.
Season one credits
Winter is Coming
Lord Snow Cripples, Bastards and Broken Things
The Wolf and the Lion
A Golden Crown
You Win or You Die
The Pointy End
Fire and Blood
Dempsie has been in a relationship with
Maisie Williams since 2012.
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