Rory McCann is a Scottish actor and musician. Rory rose to fame as Sandor Clegane on the HBO series Game of Thrones. Rory is born on 24th April 1969 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Before becoming an actor, McCann worked as Bridge Painter, landscape gardener, and carpenter. He was trained as an actor by writer and artist Robert Parsifal Finch in 1998’s The Actor’s Workshop. He is nicknamed as “Big”.