Birgitte Hjort Sørensen was an instant hit when she appeared in Game of Thrones this year, and now for season six of the series Max von Sydow has been cast as the Three-Eyed Raven.

Max von Sydow is best known to Nordic film fans as one of Ingmar Bergman‘s main actors, appearing in such films as The Seventh Seal and The Virgin Spring. Internationally, von Sydow is known for his roles in features like The Exorcist and the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens.