“I just had to cut that out and start surviving”
Sean Bean has revealed that he now not accepts roles wherein his character dies on display screen.
The actor, 60, is notorious for assembly his finish in quite a lot of TV exhibits and movies together with Recreation of Thrones, Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring and GoldenEye.
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Now, Bean says he’s “turned down stuff” as a result of it’s all turned par for the course.
He informed The Solar: “I’ve said: ‘[Audiences] know my character’s going to die because I’m in it! I just had to cut that out and start surviving, otherwise it was all a bit predictable.”
Sean Bean as Ned Stark in Recreation of Thrones
Bean is understood for portraying Ned Stark within the first sequence of Recreation of Thrones. Ned meets him premature finish together with his head chopped off within the season’s penultimate episode.
Elsewhere, in The Fellowship of the Ring his character Boromir is pelted with arrows and in GoldenEye his character Alec Trevelyan perishes after being thrown off a tower by James Bond. A few of Bean’s different memorable onscreen deaths have seen him ripped aside by horses (Black Dying), impaled on an anchor (Patriot Video games) and compelled off a cliff by cattle (The Subject).
“I’ve played a lot of baddies,” Bean informed The Solar. “They were great, but they weren’t very fulfilling – and I always died.”
A ‘Don’t Kill Sean Bean’ social media marketing campaign was launched in 2014 urging casting brokers to steer clear of killing him off.
Bean stars in a brand new wartime mini-series World on Hearth which premieres on BBC One on September 29.