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Game of Thrones

American fantasy drama television series

Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series, based on George R. R. Martin's book series A Song of Ice and Fire. The first episode was shown on April 17, 2011 on Home Box Office. There are eight seasons in total as of 2019. The first season was nominated for thirteen Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series and won two of them. The series focuses on various kings and queens in two continents called Westeros and Essos. Many of the successors to the throne fight for power. The most prominent kingdom is the Lannister family. The royal wealthiest family live near the gold mine.[1] The series is praised for human sexuality.[2]

CharactersEdit

Actor/Actress Character Seasons
Sean Bean Eddard "Ned" Stark 1
Mark Addy Robert Baratheon 1
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Jaime Lannister[3] 1 - 8
Michelle Fairley Catelyn Stark 1 - 3
Lena Headey Cersei Lannister[3] 1 - 8
Emilia Clarke Daenerys Targaryen[3] 1 - 8
Iain Glen Jorah Mormont[4] 1 - 8
Aidan Gillen Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish 1 - 7
Harry Lloyd Viserys Targaryen 1
Kit Harington Jon Snow[3] 1 - 8
Sophie Turner Sansa Stark[5] 1 - 8
Maisie Williams Arya Stark[6] 1 - 8
Richard Madden Robb Stark 1 - 3
Alfie Allen Theon Greyjoy 1 - 8
Isaac Hempstead Wright Bran Stark[7] 1 - 4, 6 - 8
Jack Gleeson Joffrey Baratheon 1 - 4
Rory McCann Sandor "The Hound" Clegane[8] 1 - 4, 6 - 8
Peter Dinklage Tyrion Lannister[3] 1 - 8
Jason Momoa Khal Drogo 1 - 2
Charles Dance Tywin Lannister 1 - 4
Liam Cunningham Davos Seaworth[9] 2 - 8
John Bradley Samwell Tarly[10] 1 - 8
Natalie Dormer Margaery Tyrell 2 - 6
Stephen Dillane Stannis Baratheon 2 - 5
Carice van Houten Melisandre 2 - 8
James Cosmo Jeor Mormont 1 - 3
Jerome Flynn Bronn 1 - 8
Conleth Hill Varys 1 - 8
Sibel Kekilli Shae 2 - 4
Rose Leslie Ygritte 2 - 4
Oona Chaplin Talisa Maegyr 2 - 3
Joe Dempsie Gendry 1 - 3, 7 - 8
Kristofer Hivju Tormund Giantsbane 3 - 8
Hannah Murray Gilly 3 - 8
Gwendoline Christie Brienne of Tarth 2 - 8
Iwan Rheon Ramsay Bolton 3 - 6
Indira Varma Ellaria Sand 4 - 7
Michiel Huisman Daario Naharis 3 - 6
Nathalie Emmanuel Missandei[11] 2 - 8
Tom Wlaschiha Jaqen H'ghar 1 - 2, 5 - 6
Dean-Charles Chapman Tommen Baratheon 1 - 2, 4 - 6
Michael McElhatton Roose Bolton 1 - 6
Jonathan Pryce The High Sparrow 5 - 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. DeCoste, D. Marcel. "Beyond the Pale? Craster and the Pathological Reproduction of Houses in Westeros." Mastering the Game of Thrones: Essays on George RR Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire (2014): 225.
  2. Ferreday, Debra. "Game of Thrones, rape culture and feminist fandom." Australian Feminist Studies 30.83 (2015): 21-36.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Goldberg, Lesley (June 21, 2016). "'Game of Thrones' Stars Score Hefty Pay Raises for Season 8". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 28, 2017.
  4. "Iain Glen confirms readthrough date". Youtube. October 5, 2017.
  5. Thompson, Avery (February 15, 2017). "Sophie Turner Drops Massive Spoiler About Sansa Stark's Fate In Season 8".
  6. "Maisie Williams Thinks Arya Went Hunting for Trouble This Season".
  7. Bradley, Bill (August 30, 2017). "'Game Of Thrones' Actor Says Cut Scene Would've Explained Confusing Finale Moment". Huffington Post. Retrieved September 1, 2017.
  8. "Rory McCann says he's already training for Clegane Bowl". Huffington Post.
  9. "Liam Cunningham (Davos) talks about the filming schedule for Game of Thrones Season 8". January 10, 2017.
  10. "Bradley confirms return". August 29, 2017.
  11. Shepherd, Jack (October 24, 2017). "Game of Thrones season 8 filming looks to be underway". The Independent. Retrieved October 24, 2017.

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