Warning: this post contains spoilers for the most recent episode of Game of Thrones, “The Lion and The Rose.”
The conclusion of Sunday’s foray into Westeros was satisfying to fans, and also to other characters living in the same world as Joffrey Baratheon. Even if Jack Gleeson was adored by his fellow cast members, not many of them loved the character, and they were more than okay with seeing him go. In a reaction video to the Purple Wedding from Sky Atlantic, four actors from the series don’t seem too heartbroken.
Rory McCann (the Hound), Maisie Williams (Arya Stark), Aiden Gillen (Littlefinger), and Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth) tell it like it is. McCann perhaps puts it best by saying, “He was such a little bully.” Cunningham points out it means his king, Stannis, is one step closer to the Iron Throne. Hear what they have to say:
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HT: Vanity Fair