Roger Ashton-Griffths is a British actor that was cast as Lord Mace Tyrell, debuting in Season 4.
He graduated from Lancaster University (BMus), and began his career as a singer with
English National Opera at the London Coliseum.
He has appeared in numerous high-profile films, including Terry Gilliam's
and The Brothers Grimm , Brazil , Martin Scorsese's A Knight's Tale , Roman Polanski's Gangs of New York , Peter Greenaway's Pirates , Woody Allen's The Cook and Olivier Dahan's You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger .
Grace of Monaco
He has also worked extensively in television, including
and Margaret .
On his character,
Mace Tyrell, Ashton Griffiths says: " Well, Mace is described variably by others as an oaf; the Lord of Oaf. However, in my view he's rather a wise old cookie, and is just bumbling along."
He is currently starring the BBC/FX period drama series
, along with his Taboo Game of Thrones co-stars Jonathan Pryce, Nicholas Blane, Oona Chaplin, Jefferson Hall, and Mark Gatiss.