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‘Game of Thrones’ actor Joe Dempsie completes AsiaPOP headliners

06:25 PM August 22, 2016

“Still rowin’?” But who would have thought that he would get here! Joe Dempsie aka Gendry of the HBO hit series “Game of Thrones” (GoT) is coming to town for AsiaPOP Comicon Manila 2016 (APCC Manila), the biggest pop-culture convention slated on Aug. 26-28 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City.

Other than his role on “GoT,” Joe Dempsie also starred in “Skins” and various British TV series such as “Peak Practice,” “Doctors,” “Sweet Medicine” and “The Fades.” He appeared in the films “One for the Road,” “Heartlands” and “Monsters: Dark Continent.”


Currently, he stars on BBC’s modern thriller mini-series “One of Us.” For APCC Manila, Dempsie joins X-Men’s Nicholas Hoult, Vampire Diaries’ Claire Holt and “Stranger Things'” Millie Bobby Brown as its Hollywood celebrity headliners.

For fans of Dempsie, APCC Manila is offering autograph and photograph session tickets with the actor, which will be available soon for purchase on the SM Tickets website,, or at all SM Tickets outlets. Autograph and Photograph tickets will also be available for purchase on event days.


APCC Manila 2016 tickets are now available via SM Tickets with ticket prices PhP550 (one-day pass), PhP850 (two-day pass), and PhP1,050 (three-day pass). All these will give the ticketholder access to stage activities, performances, and the main show floor.

The event is free for children aged five years and below for all days, but a valid identification is required for verification purposes before entering the show floor.

JOE Dempsie as the blacksmith apprentice Gendry in "Game of Thrones," with Maisie Williams' Arya Stark (left)

JOE Dempsie as the blacksmith apprentice Gendry in “Game of Thrones,” with Maisie Williams’ Arya Stark (left)

For more information and event updates, please visit and official Facebook Page

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TAGS: APCC Manila, AsiaPOP Comicon 2016, Asiapop Comicon Manila, Game of Thrones, Gendry, GOT, Joe Dempsie, SMX Convention Center, SMX MOA
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