Posted: 2:27 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, 2014
By Johnny Brayson
One of the most-anticipated new characters debuting in Game of ThronesSeason 4 is the Red Viper of Dorne, Oberyn Martell, played by Pedro Pascal. Fans may have noticed Pedro all over the official Season 4 trailer and wondered who his character was. Well, wonder no more — because we have the scoop straight from the Viper’s mouth.
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Access Hollywood caught up with Pedro on the red carpet at the SAG awards, where he teased his character.
“He’s a prince who doesn’t play by the rules," Pedro explained. "He is from the land of Dorne and he comes to King’s Landing to stir things up, and he has a really specific agenda and he really doesn’t care what people think or also doesn’t care what consequence he might meet. You know, he doesn’t give a [expletive].” Sounds like a character we’ll like!
When it comes to the Red Viper’s love life, Pedro says, “He gets around. He’s a lover and a fighter, he’s both.” Sounds like we can expect Pedro to be mixing it up with all sorts of characters.
Finally, Pedro gives a brief review of Season 4 on a whole, saying, “It’s pretty massive ... You’re gonna ‘effin love it.”
You had us at “effin,” Pedro.
Watch the entire interview with Pedro below.