Conleth is best known for playing Lord Varys in the critically-acclaimed HBO series GAME OF THRONES. His film credits include SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN alongside Ewan McGregor, Woody Allen’s WHATEVER WORKS, and political drama OFFICIAL SECRETS opposite Kiera Knightly and Matt Smith. Conleth has worked extensively in theatre, including productions of QUARTERMAINE’S TERMS (West End), THE CHERRY ORCHARD (National Theatre) and MACBETH (Berkeley Rep) alongside Frances McDormand. Conleth has won Olivier Awards for Best Actor for his roles in both THE PRODUCERS (West End) and STONES IN HIS POCKETS (West End/ Toronto/ Broadway), and also starred in the Olivier-nominated West End production of WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF. He was recently seen in THE ANTIPODES at The National Theatre. Television credits include DUBLIN MURDERS (BBC/Starz), HANG UPS (Slam Films/Channel 4), and a much loved turn as Elsie in Peter Kay’s CAR SHARE (BBC). He was most recently seen in the historical drama VIENNA BLOOD (BBC).