James Cosmo. Plays Jeor Mormont, the "old bear", Lord Commander of The Night's Watch on Game of Thrones. Was also in "Braveheart". I think he would be good in "Outlander". Maybe Jamie's Dad? Or Murtaugh? I dunno, he just needs to be in it!
Jeor Mormont is a major character in the second and third seasons. He initially appeared as a recurring character in the first season and debuted in "Lord Snow." He is played by starring cast member James Cosmo. Jeor Mormont is the Lord Commander of the Night's Watch, and is the father of the exiled knight Jorah Mormont. He leads a great expedition ranging north of the Wall to investigate rumors of Free Folk amassing and White Walkers being sighted. He is killed at Craster's Keep by his…
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Jeor Mormont Also Known As: Old Bear Status: Alive Last seen in 2.15. Mormont, from his camp at Fist of the First Men, sends out a party of rangers, including Jon Snow, to take out Mance Rayder's lookouts. Titles: Lord Commander of the Night's Watch Son: Ser Jorah Mormont Origin: Bear Island Allegiance: Night's Watch Portrayed by: James Cosmo
Jeor Lord Commander Mormont (James Cosmo) Jon lets you know that he is aware of his attempts desertion, saying that if execute all who try to desert, virtually no one would be watching the Wall. Then he ordered Jon to join him on an expedition on the wall, meant to counter the threat of wild and white walkers and first find the missing explorer, Benjen Stark (Joseph Mawle).