Game of Thrones star Ciaran Hinds will play Steppenwolf in the upcoming superhero movie Justice League.

The Belfast-born actor will play the alien villain in a motion capture performance and according to The Wrap, Steppenwolf’s look will be upgraded from his debut in the DC Films universe in a deleted scene from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Justice League will be the fifth instalment of the DC Extended Universe, following Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad and Wonder Woman and is set for release in November, 2017.