Hodor And Bran Stark 'Having A Season Off Game Of Thrones'
Much-loved duo reportedly set to skip a whole series of HBO fantasy drama...
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains minor plot details from season four of the show.
Fan favourites Hodor and Bran Stark will not be featured in season five of Game Of Thrones, it has emerged.
The duo, played by Kristian Nairn and Issac Hempsetad Wright, are getting a series-long break - according to an interview with Nairn.
He told 7 News in Australia: "We have a season off and we have a year's hiatus, solely because I imagine our storyline is up to the end of the books.
"So, I get my year off now to do Rave Of Thrones and gallivant all over the world."
The actor, who plays gentle giant Hodor, is currently touring the world with his "Rave Of Thrones" show - bringing themed dance parties to fans of the show around the globe.
At the end of the fourth series of GoT Bran and Hodor had ventured north of the wall to meet the Three-Eyed Raven.