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'Game of Thrones' fans couldn't help making this 'Harry Potter' connection

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Warning: This article contains Game of Thrones spoilers. If you've yet to watch episode one of Season 7, turn back now.

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The highly anticipated Season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones aired yesterday and fans were getting major Harry Potter vibes. 

The audience was introduced to a new character, Archmaester Ebrose, for whom Sam Tarly is apprenticing in The Citadel. Archmaester Ebrose is played by the British actor Jim Broadbent who viewers might recognize for his role as Professor Slughorn in the Harry Potter films.

Jim Broadbent joined the cast of 'Game of Thrones' as Archmaester Ebrose.

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