‘Prometheus’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor Ian Whyte Plays Moroff In ‘Rogue One’

Dec 5, 2016

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Rogue One is about to be released in theatres, but we’re still learning casting from the film.

A creature shop video has been released by Lucasfilm and we’ve spotted that English/Welsh actor Ian Whyte will be playing the white haired Gigoran mercenary named Moroff. As far as we know this casting hasn’t been announced and it’s been left-off Whyte’s IMDB page, which isn’t surprising due to studio secrecy.

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Moroff is a mercenary. He seeks out combat zones to sell his brawn and firepower to anyone who might need it. In Rogue One, he decides that he can make money as a towering heavy gunner. Though, he soon gets swept up in the Rebel Alliance.

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You might know Whyte off-the-bat, but he’s been in a lot of projects including Game of Thrones as the giant Wun Wun, the last engineer in Prometheus, along with the main predators in the two AVP films.

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I’d also be willing to bet Ian was playing one of the rather tall Death Troopers as well.

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Rogue One is out on December 16th

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