Jerome Flynn, popularly known for his part as ‘Bronn’ in Game of Thrones is an actor as well as a singer. He was born in Bromley, Greater London to actor Eric Flynn and drama teacher Fern Flynn. Jerome studied in Wilderness School in Sevenoaks and was an exceptional rugby player at that time. His brothers Johnny and Daniel are also actors. Apart from them, he also has a sister.
A vegan since a teenager, Flynn has never hesitated in extending his opens support to the Vegetarian Society. He was rumored to be dating Game of Thrones co-star
, but the relationship didn’t end very well, and the two were kept separated on set to avoid any conflicts.
London’s Burning, an LWT Television Film marks the beginning of his career, in which he played ‘Kenny Rambo Baines’, a firefighter. In 1990, he worked alongside Robson Green in ‘Soldier Soldier.’ After the duo performed the song ‘Unchained Melody’ for the series, they were approached by music producer
to release it as a single, which then made the top of the UK Chart in 1995. It was also declared as the ‘Best Selling Single of the Year’, selling a total of 1.9 million copies.
After temporarily retiring from acting in 2007, he went on to direct a low budget film named ‘Rude Tales.’ The film was split into parts centered around the lead character, which was played by Flynn himself.
In July 2010, he was chosen to play ‘Bronn’ in Game of Thrones, a part which even earned him nominations for ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series’ at the Screen Actors Guild Award in 2011 and 2015. In a latest interview, it was disclosed that he’s going to be a part of Stephen King’s ‘
The Dark Tower
,’ set to feature on Amazon Prime Video.