Rory McCann is a Scottish actor best known for his role as Sandor Clegane in the medieval-fantasy television series Game of Thrones.
McCann was born in Glasgow, Scotland. His television credits are extensive and include Coming Soon, Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased), Monarch of the Glen, Rockface II, State of Play, St Petersburg - Peter in Paradise, the title role in Attila the Hun, Survivors and the award-winning comedy drama series Shameless for Channel 4.
McCann also starred in Channel 4's comedy drama series The Book Club, winning a Scottish BAFTA for his outstanding performance as Kenny.
McCann's film work includes Spook Time, Ratcatcher, Pasty Faces, Jack and Jill, Beowulf Hot Fuzz. He appeared in Young Adam with Ewan McGregor and Tilda Swinton, and Alexander alongside Colin Farrell and Angelina Jolie.
Other credits include The Crew, Solomon Kane, Season of the Witch and Clash of the Titans alongside Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes.