Sansa and Arya Stark
Sophie Turner: “Sansa this season is very much enjoying becoming a leader in her own right, and this year there are certain challenges by people who threaten that.”
Maisie Williams: "There’s this split with Arya between trying to be who she wants to be — getting back to back to that naiveté and innocence with her family — and her unfinished business.”
Lena Headey: “As usual with Cersei, she’s trapped in a web of her own making.”
Tyrion and Jaime Lannister
Peter Dinklage: “He’s trying to figure out who he really is in this storm of negotiations.”
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau: “He’s choosing to do what he believes is right.”
Nathalie Emmanuel: "[Grey Worm is] the thing she wants to live for. They've got this lovely bond that is worth fighting for."
Conleth Hill: "He is effective, as always."
Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow
Kit Harington: “The end of the world might be coming soon, but at least he’s in love with somebody and knows who he is — and then comes a sledgehammer.”
Emilia Clarke: "There’s so much she’s seen and witnessed and been through and lost and suffered and hurt. She’s been working for this her entire existence."
Alfie Allen: "There are choices to be made, and a coming together."
Gwendoline Christie: “This is the season where Brienne’s gender is really no longer an issue. She’s treated as an equal by all.”
Rory McCann: “There will be a chance of squaring up to his brother and facing those demons.”
Hafþór Björnsson: "…"
Carice van Houten: "She is definitely on a mission."
Jacob Anderson: "The chances of anyone surviving are remote, and they're aware of that."
Liam Cunningham: “This is what people have been waiting for over the years.”
John Bradley: "Sam is really feeling the responsibility of this information. But he knows Jon would rather hear this from Sam than anybody else."
Pilou Asbaek: "He wants to become the king of the Seven Kingdoms, yet he’s also blackmailing Cersei."
Isaac Hempstead-Wright: "We see a slightly wiser Bran this year, who’s less like robot overload."
Iain Glen: "He’s been given the greatest challenges around Dany. He’ll be tested like never before."
Hannah Murray: “One of the things that’s so exciting is everyone is so involved — and everyone is in serious jeopardy."
The cast of Game of Thrones
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