Game of Thrones fame Richard Madden receives honorary graduation degree

Last Updated: Jul 09 2019 17:45
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TV- Actor Richard Madden who gained international fame after starring as Robb Stark in HBO show Game of Thrones has received his honorary degree 12 years after his graduation.

Madden missed his graduation ceremony in 2007 because of his busy schedule.

After 12 years, he finally received his degree at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Dressed in a graduation gown and sunglasses, the actor could not stop smiling.

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland took to Twitter to share the pictures of the actor receiving his degree. 

The caption read, “From Lord of Winterfell to a Bodyguard and most recently, Elton’s manager in #Rocketman, actor Richard Madden can now add Doctor of Drama to his list of titles as he received his Honorary Doctorate! #RCSgraduation”

Madden will next be seen in Steven Spielberg’s World War One drama, 1917, which has already begun filming in Glasgow.