Andrew Dunbar was born in 1984 and from Belfast, Northern Ireland. Andrew Dunbar was an actor and writer, known for Dragged Across Concrete (2018), Arrow (2012) and Leprechaun: Origins (2014).
He passed away at the age of 30 at his home in Belfast on Christmas Eve. Many tribute Andrew and tributed on social media and The Extra Dept wrote on Facebook that they were shocked to hear the news.
They wrote “To say we are shocked and saddened at the passing of Andrew Dunbar is an understatement. We have so many fond memories of the years Andrew worked with us. He was so versatile we could cast him in anything, he was such a talented performer he would always end up being featured, and he was so adored that he was always requested by productions again and again. He’ll be remembered in his roles as a Stark and Theon Greyjoy’s Double on Game of Thrones, a corrupt Police Officer on Line of Duty, the poor fella cornered by Colum on Derry Girls, and a Rebel on Krypton to name a few. But most of all he’ll be remembered by his kind soul and infectious personality. Thank you for all you did for us, Andrew.
We will miss you dearly.”
Photographer Helen Sloan also paid tribute to Andrew and she wrote “Yesterday morning we heard the awful news that we lost one of our Thrones Family. Andrew Dunbar was an absolute gem. Funny, charming, beautiful- and that impression of Miguel will never be beaten!.”
Andrew Dunbar was best known for being the body double for Theon Greyjoy, who was played by Alfie Allen in the hit series Game of Thrones. Dunbar also featured in other hit shows including Line of Duty and worked as a DJ.
Additionally, he also worked as a Game of Thrones tour guide and as well as working as a body double for Theon Greyjoy, played by Alfie Allen, Andrew appeared as a Northern Ally on John Snow’s side of the Battle of the Bastards in the hit HBO show.
In an Interview, his Co-star and friend Andy McClay also told the publication: “Everyone always wanted Andrew. There was just something about him that was special. People always felt good around him, happy, excited for the day’s work and there was always a lot of fun when he was around.”
McClay continued: “I’d say most of us felt the same when we came on set, we wanted Andrew to be there, we’d search him out. He was like a gel that kept us all together.”
His funeral will take place in Ballywillan Presbyterian Church, Portrush on Monday on December 30, 2019. A funeral notice revealed Andrew as: ‘A dearly loved son of Edna and the late Roy, loving brother of David and Alan and a much-loved brother-in-law, uncle, nephew and cousin.’
How old was Andrew Dunbar? He was born in 1984 and from Belfast, Northern Ireland and he was 35 years old as of 2019. He was the son of Roy Dunbar (Father) and Edna Dunba (Mother).
Andrew had two brothers named David Dunbar and Alan Dunbar. Recently, on December 04, 2019, Andrew appeared on the Red Carpet at the Whistler Film Festival.
However, he has never mentioned anything about his Girlfriend and Relationship.