Special Guest: Miltos Yerolemou

The Water Dancing Maestro Returns to Cyprus Comic Con 2023

Miltos Yerolemou

Special Guest for Cyprus Comic Con 2023

We are overjoyed to announce the return of the talented Miltos Yerolemou, best known for his iconic role as Syrio Forel, First Sword of Braavos, in HBO’s Game of Thrones. Miltos, a Shakespearean trained actor of British-Cypriot descent, last graced our convention as a Special Guest in 2017, and we are thrilled to have him back for CCC23!

Join us in welcoming Miltos Yerolemou back to Cyprus Comic Con this year and stay tuned for more details on his panels, signings, and other activities during the convention!

Most famously known for his role as Syrio Forel, the enigmatic First Sword of Braavos in HBO’s monumental series, Game of Thrones, Miltos Yerolemou’s journey through the realms of theatre, television, and film has captivated audiences worldwide.

Born in London to Greek Cypriot parents, Yerolemou’s ties to Cyprus run deep, with his family originating from the village of Ayios Theodoros. This connection adds a layer of significance to his return to the Cyprus Comic Con stage. Trained in the traditions of Shakespearean theater, Yerolemou’s acting prowess stems from his dedication to honing his craft through stage experience.

Intriguingly, Yerolemou’s journey has not been confined to the past; he continues to amass an impressive repertoire. Recent years have witnessed his appearance in “The Crown,” the lauded Netflix series chronicling the British royal family, and his starring role in the intriguing project “The Circuit: Star Crew”, his involvement in compelling projects such as “Dangerous Liaisons,” where he embodied the character Antoine. He delved into the pages of history in “Becoming Elizabeth,” portraying a Tutor in the riveting drama about the early life of Queen Elizabeth I. The espionage series “Slow Horses” saw him step into the role of Theo Makris, showcasing his versatility once again.

Water Dancing Lessons

As a testament to his commitment to his craft and his fans, Yerolemou offers a unique experience at Cyprus Comic Con 2023—exclusive Water Dancing lessons.

Step into the shoes of young Arya Stark and train in the Braavosi sword art of the Water Dance, at exclusive Water Dancing classes taught by Miltos Yerolemou!

Classes are limited to just 30 people per class and will have an attendance fee (TBA) per person as well as include a signed certificate of attendance and selfies with Syrio Forel himself!

To secure your slot, you need to pre-purchase your ticket using PayPal or credit card and print out the e-ticket receipt or save it on your phone as proof of purchase. You will be asked to show your e-ticket receipt when you arrive.

Sat 7th Oct 16:30-17:30

Miltos Yerolemou’s journey is one that seamlessly weaves his British-Cypriot heritage, his passion for the arts, and his undeniable talent. His return to Cyprus Comic Con is not only a celebration of his achievements but also an invitation to experience the magic of his performances firsthand.