Jonathan Pryce on why he initially turned down Game of Thrones

Jonathan Pryce, who recently played Cardinal Wolsey in the BBC drama Wolf Hall, will be in the fifth series of Game of Thrones.

He plays religious leader, High Sparrow.

He told Radio 4 Front Row's John Wilson why he initially turned down a role in the hit series.

Listen to the full interview on Front Row, Monday 27th April, Radio 4 at 7.15pm.