''I’m a big Ciaran Hinds fan, always have been and it’s so nice to meet an actor in the flesh and for tu to respect them still after you’ve met them and been friends with them – like Sean o like Ciaran.''
''All I can say is there is a girl. Whether they fall in love, I can't say. I wouldn't call it love. [Laughs.] But I can say that Rose [Leslie, who plays Ygritte] can really take the piss out of you. We got into some healthy scraps.''