Game of Thrones Actor Aidan Gillen Is Nearly Unrecognizable on Peaky BlindersGet the Full StoryImage Source: Netflix
The fourth season of Peaky Blinders introduces us to a number of new characters, one of whom is the unforgettable Aberama Gold, a Romany gypsy hitman-for-hire who never turns down a job, no matter how grisly. Gold is hired by Tommy Shelby Cillian Murphy to help him out when Italian-American gangster Luca Changretta arrives in Birmingham, set on revenge against the entire Shelby family.
Gold is played by Aidan Gillen, who'll no doubt be a familiar face to Game of Thrones fans, though you may not have recognized him with his shoulder-length, wavy hair. In Westeros, Gillen sports short, dark hair and a mustache to play Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish, long-term manipulator of Sansa Stark.
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While both characters are pretty easy to dislike, that's where the similarities end. Littlefinger talks his way in and out of just about anything, but Gold is more of a "less talk, more action" kind of a guy. That said, he always has time for a sharp remark before he pulls the trigger!