Actor Jason Momoa: From warlord to doting dad

Aquaman actor Jason Momoa says new role lets him show his softer side

Jason Momoa plays the leader of a tribe and the father of twins in new Apple TV+ drama See.
Jason Momoa plays the leader of a tribe and the father of twins in new Apple TV+ drama See.PHOTO: APPLE

Actor Jason Momoa has cornered the market on playing fantasy warrior kings - and he knows it.

First, there was his short but memorable turn as the fearsome Dothraki chieftain Khal Drogo on the HBO series Game Of Thrones (2011 to 2012). Then came a stint as the king of Atlantis in the hit superhero movie Aquaman (2018).

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 13, 2019, with the headline 'From warlord to doting dad'. Subscribe