A towering presence from Game of Thrones is coming to eclectic in Barnstaple on Saturday, April 6.

Ian Whyte has played various giants in Game of Thrones. Picture: HBOIan Whyte has played various giants in Game of Thrones. Picture: HBO

Seven foot tall Ian Whyte has played Wun Wun the giant plus Gregor 'The Mountain' Clegane (in Season One) in the hit HBO show, as well as well as other giants, white walkers, Star Wars characters and predators in Aliens Vs Predator.

Former professional basketball player Ian will be signing autographs at the comics and collectibles store in Queen Street from 10am-4pm, with guaranteed entry by ticket only.

Ian's height of seven foot one inch has secured him a variety of roles including Madame Olympe Maxine in Harry Potter, plus roles in Clash of the Titans, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Rogue One and The Last Jedi.

Ian was previously a professional Basketball player for the Newcastle Eagles and collected 80 caps in his career for England.

To find out more about the event, visit The Shop Eclectic Facebook page.