Film and TV

Interview with William Simpson – GoT Storyboard Artist

by on 09/04/2014

Had an email in about this the other day and thought it might be of interest to people.

O2 interviewing William Simpson, Story board artist for Game of Thrones.


As proud sponsors of the 2014 Belfast Film Festival, setting for the premiere of the fourth season of Game of Thrones, O2 International Sim had the opportunity to interview one of the main people who helped get the books onto television screens around the world.

William Simpson is a storyboard and conceptual artist whose role includes designing the appearance of the White Walkers, all the weapons for the show, as well as planning all of the shows most famous scenes.

Watch the clip to see what’s it’s like to have such a large role in making one of the most popular shows on television.