A previously noted casting—that of child actress Octavia Selena Alexandru—has now had her role attached to it, revealed online via her agency. But for those who’ve not yet read A Dance with Dragons, lets just say her role is something of a spoiler… and so we’ll be sticking it below the cut.
According to her CV, Alexandru has been cast in the role of
. This was not wholly unexpected, given the other, very spoilery casting revealed last month.
Below’s a link to an eerie casting test video featuring young Ms. Alexandru, showing some of the qualities which we suspect made casting director Nina Gold and the producers decide she’d be right for the job: