Sources (published 18th May):
Google translation from Adressa.no:
Impressed auditioned for the hit television series.
Actor Christopher Hivju, who works at Trøndelag Teater, confirmed Friday night that he is a candidate for a role in the television series Game of Thrones.
It was in the television program Lindmo actor got the great news.
The last month there have been rumors that Hivju was appropriate for U.S. series success - and there were these rumors that the producers had to call Hivju into the audition.
- I went over and did a good audition. For two hours they called back and was very happy. So now it hold for the rumors, said to Anne Hivju Lindmo - who was clearly impressed.
Hivju is also about to shoot the film "After Earth" with Will Smith and appeared in "The Thing" in 2011.