One of the tallest men in the world at 7’7 and “Game of Thrones” star Neil Fingleton has died from heart failure on Saturday at the age of 36.
In 2007, he was named “Britains Tallest Man”
Fingleton used to be a basketball player both in college and professionally before becoming an actor. In college, he played for the University of North Carolina and Holy Cross. And professionally, he played in Spain, China, Italy, Greece and England.
Fingleton played Mag the Mighty on the hit show. He also appeared on “Dr. Who,” “X-Men: First Class” and “Avengers” Age of Ultron” with his latest being “Game Of Thrones”
Tributes have started pouring in on social media
GOT fan Gary Windle posted this on Twitter: