Kit Harington as Jon Snow and Yury Kolokolnikov as Styr battle in ‘The Watchers on the Wall’ episode. -
Marshall, though, gets goosebumps over an individual battle between Snow and the hulking cannibal Styr, played by Russian actor Yuri Kolokolnikov. That big showdown took weeks of extra training.
“That was draining. Every time his double-handed axe hits your sword, you can feel it,” Harington says, describing the vibration going down his arm. “Especially,” he adds, “when it’s a 6-foot-3 Russian dude doing the swinging.”
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