Sean Bean dresses up (sort of) for The English National Ballet party… after letting it all hang out
22:56 GMT, 27 June 2012
He was spotted earlier today letting it all hang out as he tried to cool off in the relatively warm weather.
But Sean Bean managed to dress up a little bit this evening as he stepped out to The English National Ballet summer party.
his best efforts the 53-year-old actor still managed to look somewhat
unkempt with his scraggy locks, creases in his suit and his top button
A little better: Sean Bean dressed up in a suit
for The English National Ballet summer party tonight after earlier
letting it all hang out in the day
The Game of Thrones star was attending the event at The Orangery in Kensington Gardens with his goddaughter Phoebe Armstrong.
The Stark family motto, as all diehard Game of Throne fans will know, is 'Winter Is Coming'.
But they might soon be changing it to 'dinner is coming' going on the size of Sean Bean these days.
Party people: Perdita Weeks, Virginia Bates and Tara Fitzgerald attended the bash
That's a bit cheeky: Actress Olivia Grant found herself flashing some flesh as her skirt blew up in the wind
The actor was snapped near his north London home and packed quite a paunch as he stripped off in the heat.
The actor, 53, showed off quite an impressive belly as he arrived back at his house in his jeep with a friend.
He was shirtless, having taken off the red T-shirt after shopping for antiques near his home.
Paunch of the Rings: Sean was a far cry from the muscular sex symbol of Sharpe as he climbed out of his jeep
Is our summer really that hot Sean went shirtless, despite the not-so-great British Summer
And although he might not have the
most physically demanding role in a Game of Thrones, he was launched as a
sex symbol when he played Sharpe.
But the Lord of the Rings actor has really let his pin-up status status down lately.
That's a bit better! Sean keeps it covered as he shopped for antiques in north London
He has finished Game of Thrones, having been the lead in the first series, and is currently on a break from filming Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters.
Bean is reprising his role from the 2010 prequel as the Greek god Zeus, who packed a rather more impressive physique than the one Bean is currently sporting.
Pin-up: As Sharpe and as Ned Stark in Game Of Thrones