Watch Prince Joffrey From "Game Of Thrones" Give A Charming, Smart Speech About Celebrity Culture

Actor Jack Gleeson addressed the Oxford Union and attacked the "religious hysteria" of celebrity culture.

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The full speech is by turns funny and thought-provoking. It's well worth half an hour of your time.

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The 21-year-old has just returned from a trip to Haiti with aid agency Goal, and is currently studying philosophy and theology at Trinity College in Dublin.

Correction: A previous version of this article stated that Jack Gleeson's speech took place on 16 January 2013. The correct date of the speech is 27 November 2013.