Finn Jones Questioned To Be A Gay After His Gay Role In Game Of Thrones But What About Girlfriend and Dating?
Quick Fact Check
- Date of Birth 1988-03-24
- Age 31 Years 4 Month(s)
- Nationality British
- Profession Actor
- Birth Name Terence Jones
- Zodiac Sign Aries
- Religion Christianity
- Ethnicity/Race English
- Children/Kids Not Yet
- Relationship Status Single
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Gay No
- Dating/Affair No
- Net Worth Not Disclosed
- Career 2008–present
- Education Arts Educational Schools, London
- Height/ How Tall? 5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
- Weight Loss 67 kg
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Dark Brown
- Eye Color Blue
Finn Jones is better known for his role as Ser Loras Tyrell in the very famous show, Game of Thrones. Also called "Knight of Flowers," he was portrayed as a gay man in the show. It aroused suspicions about his sexuality in real life too.
Let's find out the truth!
Finn Jones Strongly Feels For The Gay Community
Amidst many characters, Finn Jones falls under few characters to be portrayed as gay in the Game of Thrones series. The series is based on the book, A Song of Ice and Fire, written by George R.R Martin.
Being a gay rights advocate, he was not impressed with the fact that Australia doesn’t allow gay marriage. He meant the same-sex marriage law of 2013 which was overturned when the newly elected government of Mr. Abbott challenged the High Court of Australia. He also expressed his dissatisfaction to Australian Prime Minister Abbott as,
'It was legal, and then it wasn't, I mean, what is his problem? What is your problem?' Does he have women's issues? Men's issues? All people have a right to love, Tell him the Knight of Flowers is coming after him and I have some questions.'
He understands what it meant to be gay as he has played the role of a gay in the show. So, he has got high respect and supports them firmly too. In an interview with DailyMail, he said.
I never had a problem playing a gay character because it was authentic. The great thing about Loras is that he has a feminine side to him, but he's actually a very strong-minded character and he's a fighter. He's a warrior.
Finn Jones as Ser Loras Tyrell, a gay character in Game of Thrones in 2016 (Photo: nocookie.net)
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He played the gay lover to Renley Baratheon, played by Gethin Anthony in Game of Thrones.
After the role and due to Finn's support for gay people, many speculated him to be gay. People wondered about his boyfriend and dating life. But the truth is he is straight. And he is single and not dating anyone at the moment.
More about Finn Jones:
Finn is a British actor, renowned for his role as Ser Loras Tyrell in the HBO series, Game Of Thrones. He was born on 24 March 1988.
His birth name is Terrence "Terry" Jones, but he changed his name to avoid confusion with Monty Python actor, Terry Jones. Finn has acted in the films like Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines, The Last Showing, and Sleeping Beauty.
As a cast of The Game of Thrones, he received the right amount of salary accumulating the net worth of $3 million till date. Since his character died at the end of season six of the series, fans were left with a void to be later filled in the coming seasons.
After GOT, Finn starred in Netflix's adaptation of Marvel Comics' character Iron Fist. The supernatural flick, which aired its debut season in 2017, was a part of The Defenders.
However, with Disney gearing up to launch its streaming service, the series, along with all of the other Marvel shows, got canceled.
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Despite the show's brief time on the screen, the talented actor is not staying with his hand tied. Finn has landed a lead role in the Fox pilot “Prodigal Son.” The series centers on Malcolm Bright, an acclaimed criminal psychologist, who uses his twisted genius to help the NYPD solve crimes.
Tom Payne (Right) And Finn Jones (Left) (Photo: tvline.com)
Is it just bad luck or the world is out to get the actor?
After landing the role, Finn was replaced moments later by actor, Tom Payne. Prodigal Son would have been Finn’s first significant TV role since Iron Fist. Instead, it will be Tom’s first after getting killed off on The Walking Dead in November 2018.
With the kind of commitment and dedication that he has for his work, Finn will for sure be garnering massive success in the days to come.