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And Now His Watch Is Ended 

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Jaime mopes over his lost hand. Cersei is growing uncomfortable with the Tyrells. The Night's Watch is growing impatient with Craster. Daenerys buys the Unsullied.


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George R.R. Martin (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by), David Benioff (created by) | 3 more credits »





Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Dinklage ... Tyrion Lannister
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Jaime Lannister
Lena Headey ... Cersei Lannister
Emilia Clarke ... Daenerys Targaryen
Iain Glen ... Jorah Mormont
Michelle Fairley ... Catelyn Stark
Charles Dance ... Tywin Lannister
Natalie Dormer ... Margaery Tyrell
Alfie Allen ... Theon Greyjoy
Isaac Hempstead Wright ... Bran Stark
Sophie Turner ... Sansa Stark
Maisie Williams ... Arya Stark
John Bradley ... Samwell Tarly
Joe Dempsie ... Gendry
Jack Gleeson ... Joffrey Baratheon


In King's Landing, Tyrion seeks out Varys' advice on getting revenge against those who tried to kill him. He learns the Varys' approach is to go slow. Cersei is troubled that Margaery has Joffrey wrapped around her little finger. Her father won't take her advice and tells her why. Varys approaches Margaery's grandmother to discuss matters of mutual interest. North of the Wall, some of the Night's Watch are on the brink of rebellion. Jaime is continually humiliated by his captors but Brienne has words of encouragement for him. Arya reaches the main group of the Brotherhood without Banners and Sandor Clegane learns his fate. Written by garykmcd

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Emilia Clarke's performance in this episode got her a nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards. Her first nomination for the show. See more »


When Craster is stabbed, you can see the blood pack in his mouth before it bursts. See more »


Lord Varys: I choose my allies carefully, and my enemies more carefully still.
Lady Olenna Tyrell: Which is Sansa Stark?
Lord Varys: Neither. A babe in the woods. I admired her father.
Lady Olenna Tyrell: Yes, Ned Stark had many admirers. And how many stepped forward when the executioner came for his head?
Lord Varys: I could not help Lord Stark. Perhaps I can help his daughter.
Lady Olenna Tyrell: How?
Lord Varys: You're not the only one who has taken an interest in her.
Lady Olenna Tyrell: That's hardly surprising. She's a beautiful girl with a famous name.
Lord Varys: Indeed. She'd make a lovely match for the right suitor.
Lady Olenna Tyrell: It almost ...
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Referenced in Game of Thrones: The Dragon and the Wolf (2017) See more »


Performed by Ramin Djawadi
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A brilliant episode
23 June 2019 | by IamIngeSee all my reviews

There's a lot of good things about this episode. A lot of characters facing hard times, some rewards, small steps forwards, some wild terrors ... And there's a lot of twists and turns. I think this must be one of my favourite Game of Thrones episodes (although admittedly I have several favourites).

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Release Date:

21 April 2013 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Essaouira, Morocco


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GBP4,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos (Blu-ray release)



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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