June 8, 2012 1:12 AM EST
Top 5 Actors Who Could Play ‘Daario Naharis’ in ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3 [PHOTOS]
The season three of "Game of Thrones" is ready to start filming in a few weeks time. But just before they do, they would need a bunch of actors and actresses to take the roles of the new set of characters for its third season.
Aside from Mance Rayder, who will appear in the succeeding three books of the George R.R. Martin's medieval fantasy novels, there is another character that is set to appear for a long period of time.
Daario Naharis is the captain of the mercenary company Stormcrows. His character is meant to come in contact with Daenerys Targaryen after he defends Yunkai against her forces. Based from "A Storm of Swords" and "A Dance With Dragons", Daario and Daenerys will have a constant struggle to win over the other.
From his appearance as described by the book, Daario has his beard and hair dyed in blue. His eyes are also blue and he has a large curving nose. The captain has a gold tooth and dresses in bold colors and finery.
Although there had not been any confirmed cast to play the role of Daario Naharis, there is an ongoing audition for roles up for the third season of HBO's "Game of Thrones." It was said that actor Cas Anvar auditioned for the role and announced it on his Twitter account.
While other potentials remain anonymous for the meantime, we have gathered five actors who could play Daario Naharis for the third season of "Game of Thrones."