Who Are Your Favorite Game of Thrones Characters? Tell Us Here.

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Game of Thrones is a thrilling fantasy drama TV series based on the novel series by George R. R. Martin. This HBO series will come full circle with its eighth season, scheduled to premiere on April 14, 2019. Although it features a large cast, some of the characters have a more special place in the hearts of viewers. Every character has a unique and fiery personality, with some sticking out among others.

Which Game of Thrones characters are your own favorites? We've created a list of some of the most popular characters, but we need your help with the ranking. Go ahead and vote for your favorite (and least favorite) Game of Thrones characters to let us know! Don't forget to check out if anyone agrees with you, too.

Jon Snow

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Jon Snow (Kit Harington) was originally born as Aegon Targaryen. He has pledged himself and his army to Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), after successfully proving that The Army of The Dead are real.

Daenerys Targaryen


Daenerys Targaryen, better known as Queen Daenerys, is one of the last two surviving members of House Targaryen. Since becoming a powerful and relentless ruler, she sails for her homeland of Westeros in order to reclaim the Seven Kingdoms.

Tyrion Lannister

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Lord Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage) is a dwarf who often faces prejudice for being different. However, his wit and intelligence help him overcome his barriers and prove his ultimate strength.

Cersei Lannister


Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) reigns as the mighty Queen of the Seven Kingdoms. She is a member of House Lannister, one of the wealthiest and most powerful families in the kingdom of Westeros.

Jaime Lannister

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Ser Jaime Lannister (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) was appointed as the new commander of the Lannister armies when Cersei ascended to the Iron Throne. However, he's since left the position to honor and help the North face the White Walkers.

Arya Stark

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Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) is quite the rebellious character on Game of Thrones. She believes that she can create her own destiny, rejecting the expectation that she must become a lady and marry for influence and power.

Sansa Stark

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Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) is introduced as a naive young girl with faith in the world. However, she eventually becomes hardened by the cruelty and betrayal that her family suffers.

Petyr Baelish

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Petyr Baelish (Aidan Gillen) is a master manipulator who uses his ownership of brothels in King's Landing to both acquire intelligence on political rivals and gain wealth.

Joffrey Baratheon

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King Joffrey I Baratheon (Jack Gleeson) is the second Baratheon king to sit on the Iron Throne. He was born from born from Cersei's incestuous relationship with her twin brother, Ser Jaime Lannister.

Tywin Lannister

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Lord Tywin Lannister (Charles Dance) is a brutal patriarch in Game of Thrones. He was the head of House Lannister and Hand of the King for three different kings.