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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Reveals He Almost Donated to ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Petition

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Reveals He Almost Donated to ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Petition

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau is making his feelings known.

The 50-year-old Game of Thrones actor spoke out in a new interview with Variety.

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When asked if he was surprised that some fans wanted a more dramatic death for Jaime, he said: “I didn’t follow it at all. [Pauses.] Obviously, I heard about it.”

“I was aware of the petition for a new ending, which I thought was hilarious. I almost wanted to donate to that petition. HBO saying, ‘You’re right, so many people want it, we’re going to do it.’ I think everyone had their own opinion. I find the world of fandom really interesting. Everyone wanted something specific and different from what they got. It’s a combination of — you imagine an ending; but also, I think if you’re a hardcore fan, it was really upsetting that it ended. You lived with this for eight seasons. There is still a massive community dedicated to Game of Thrones. I think there was a real fear that was going to go away. It had to end.”

When asked if he would do anything differently with the ending, he said: “Oh, how did it end? He was — no, it was fine. It was great. It was fine. How do you end that story? Let’s talk about this in 10 years, then you can talk about it. But now, I think it’s a little too recent.”

Just recently, the trailer for Nikolaj‘s upcoming movie, The Silencing, debuted. You can watch it now on!

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