[[caption-width-right:350:Web of characters at the beginning of the series. Click [[http://oi44.tinypic.com/9baa9h.jpg here]] to enlarge]]

This page is specifically for the LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters of the television series ''Series/GameOfThrones''. There may be spoilers. Characters are listed by House. A chart of all the different families, including actor names and pictures, can be found [[http://screenrant.com/game-of-thrones-character-guide-infographic-mcrid-111205/ here.]]

Mindful background and spoiler-free information from [[Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire the original books]] which is useful for casual tropers' understanding but is not yet confirmed by on-screen dialogue or Blu-ray extras may be hidden under labelnotes. These can be considered {{Fanon}} and should be removed if it turns out the show decides to go a different direction.

The character sheet for the books is [[Characters/ASongOfIceAndFire here]]. Tropes specific to the books should go there.

'''Only spoilers from the current season will be hidden, so beware spoilers if you're not up to date on the episodes.'''

!!Major Houses of Westeros
!!!The North
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseStark House Stark]][[note]]Eddard "Ned" Stark, Catelyn Stark, Robb Stark, Talisa Stark, Sansa Stark, Arya Stark, Brandon (Bran) Stark, Rickon Stark, Lyanna Stark, Maester Luwin, Ser Rodrik Cassel, Hodor, Osha, Septa Mordane, Jory Cassel, Syrio Forel, Old Nan, Grey Wind, Lady, Nymeria, Summer, Shaggydog, Ghost[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseBolton House Bolton]][[note]]Lord Roose Bolton, Lady Walda Bolton, Lord Ramsay Snow, Locke, Skinner, Steelshanks Walton, Myranda, Violet, Tansy[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesOtherNorthernHouses Other Northern Houses]][[note]]Lord Howland Reed, Jojen Reed, Meera Reed, Rickard Karstark, Torrhen Karstark, Harrion Karstark, Greatjon Umber, Galbart Glover, Maege Mormont, Ser Wendel Manderly[[/note]]

!!!The Westerlands
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseLannister House Lannister]][[note]]Lord Tywin Lannister, Queen Mother Cersei Lannister, Ser Jaime Lannister, Lord Tyrion Lannister, Ser Kevan Lannister, Ser Lancel Lannister, Ser Alton Lannister, Martyn & Willem Lannister, Lady Joanna Lannister, Lord Tytos Lannister, Orson Lannister[[/note]]
** [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseLannisterHousehold House Lannister Household]] [[note]]House Clegane, Ser Bronn of the Blackwater, Shae, Podrick "Pod" Payne, Ser Amory Lorch, Polliver, Rorge, Biter, Leo Lefford, Ser Addam Marbrand[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseClegane House Clegane]][[note]]Ser Gregor Clegane, Sandor Clegane, The Tickler, Weasel[[/note]]

!!!The Crownlands
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseBaratheonOfKingsLanding House Baratheon of King's Landing and the Royal Court]][[note]]King Joffrey Baratheon, Princess Myrcella Baratheon, King Tommen Baratheon, Lord Varys, Grand Maester Pycelle, Ser Meryn Trant, Ser Ilyn Payne, Ser Dontos Hollard, Ser Mandon Moore, Ser Boros Blount, Ser Arys Oakheart, Ser Preston Greenfield, Ser Balon Swann[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseTargaryen House Targaryen]][[note]]Queen Daenerys Targaryen, Viserys Targaryen, Rhaego, Aerys II Targaryen, Rhaegar Targaryen, Ser Jorah Mormont, Ser Barristan Selmy, Rakharo, Kovarro, Aggo, Irri, Doreah, Malakho, Jhiqui, Missandei, The Unsullied, Grey Worm, Daario Naharis, The Dragons[[/note]]

!!!The Stormlands
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseBaratheon House Baratheon of Storm's End and Dragonstone]][[note]]King Robert Baratheon, King Stannis Baratheon, Renly Baratheon, Queen Selyse Baratheon, Princess Shireen Baratheon, Ser Davos Seaworth, Matthos Seaworth, Lady Melisandre of Asshai, Maester Cressen, Ser Imry Florent[[/note]]

!!!The Iron Islands
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseGreyjoy House Greyjoy]][[note]]Balon Greyjoy, Euron Greyjoy, Theon Greyjoy, Yara Greyjoy, Dagmer "Cleftjaw", "Black" Lorren, Ralf Kenning, Adrack Humble[[/note]]

!!!The Vale
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseArryn House Arryn]][[note]]Lord Jon Arryn, Lady Lysa Arryn, Robin Arryn, Lord Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish, Ser Vardis Egen, Ser Hugh, Mord, Yohn Royce, Anya Waynwood, Donnel Waynwood[[/note]]

!!!The Riverlands
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseTully House Tully]][[note]]Lord Hoster Tully, Edmure Tully, Ser Brynden "Blackfish" Tully, Roslin Tully, Brienne of Tarth[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseFrey House Frey]][[note]]Lord Walder Frey, Joyeuse Frey, Stevron Frey, Ryger Rivers, "Lame" Lothar Frey, Roslin Frey, "Black" Walder Rivers, Minor House Members[[/note]]

!!!The Reach
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseTyrell House Tyrell]][[note]]Lord Mace Tyrell, Lady Olenna Tyrell, Queen Margaery Tyrell, Ser Loras Tyrell, Lord Luthor Tyrell, Lord Randyll Tarly[[/note]]

!!! Dorne
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesHouseMartell House Martell]][[note]]Prince Doran Martell, Prince Trystane Martell, Prince Oberyn Martell, Ellaria Sand, Obara Sand, Nymeria Sand, Tyene Sand, Elia Sand, Elia Targaryen, Areo Hotah[[/note]]

!Organizations, Commoners and Others
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesNightsWatch The Night's Watch]][[note]]Lord Commander Jeor Mormont, Lord Commander Jon Snow, Ser Alliser Thorne, Maester Aemon Targaryen, First Ranger Benjen Stark, First Builder Othell Yarwyck, Ser Denys Mallister, Samwell "Sam" Tarly, Eddison "Dolorous Edd" Tollett, Pypar "Pyp", Grenn, Rast, Karl Tanner, Lord Janos Slynt, Will, Ser Waymar Royce, Gared, Locke, Qhorin "Halfhand", Stonesnake, Olly, Yoren, Ghost[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesTheFaithOfTheSeven The Faith of the Seven]][[note]]The High Septon (I), The High Septon (II), The High Sparrow, Septa Unella, Lancel Lannister[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesEssos People of Essos]][[note]]Magister Illyrio Mopatis, Tycho Nestoris, Syrio Forel, Jaqen H'ghar, Hizdahr zo Loraq, Oznak zo Pahl, Kraznys mo Nakloz, Greizhen mo Ullhor, Cleon, Khal Drogo, Quotho, Cohollo, Haggo, Mago, Mirri Maz Duur, Xaro Xhoan Daxos, Pyat Pree, The Spice King, Quaithe[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesWildlings Free Folk and Mountain Clans]][[note]]Mance Rayder, Ygritte, Tormund Giantsbane, Orell, Styr, The Lord of Bones A.K.A. Rattleshirt, Dongo, Mag the Mighty, Craster, Gilly, Morag Craster, Sissy, Stiv, Wallen, Shagga, Timett, Chella[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesIndependentCharacters Independent Characters]][[note]]Lord Beric Dondarrion, Thoros of Myr, Anguy, Ros, Olyvar, Armeca, Daisy, Mhaegen, Ser Jorah Mormont, Lord Varys, Gendry, Hot Pie, Marillion, Lommy Greenhands, Wisdom Hallyne, Tobho Mott, Mycah, Masha Heddle, Maggy, Lady Lollys Stokeworth[[/note]]
* [[Characters/GameOfThronesSupernaturalBeings Supernatural Beings]][[note]]The Children of the Forest, the White Walkers, the Wights[[/note]]