From ‘Game of Thrones’ to Ancient Hebrew Scholarship

Jack Gleeson wears two hats: by night, he plays Prince Joffrey on HBO's hit show Game of Thrones, and by day he's an undergraduate at Dublin's Trinity College. Gleeson is majoring in theology and philosophy. Yesterday, Trinity announced that Gleeson was among the roughly 100 students chosen as "scholars." Among his future plans? Not acting. Gleeson has said that he might do some amateur local theater, but his heart is in scholarship. "I'd like to be an academic, a philosophy lecturer if … [Read more...]