Is there anyone who commands as much respect as Charles Dance? IS there? We know it may be something to do with the roles he plays, but we're pretty sure he could lead the known world into the battle and we would follow, and we've know that ever since The Golden Child.

The actor, who plays Tywin Lannister in Game of Thrones, delivered this epic team talk to all those taking part in next year's Rugby World Cup. And between himself and that spine-tingling music in the background, we think the whole tournament just HAS to be a success. Who'd want to disappoint Charles Dance?

Even Martin Johnson looks inspired for crying out loud.

Watch below!