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Creator / Lena Headey

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"There's nothing more exciting for an actor than a chance to lose, to be someone who has lost - especially if it's someone who starts off with a veneer of control. To be broken is wonderful."

Lena Kathren Headey (born 3 October 1973 in Hamilton, Bermuda) is an English actress.

She was discovered at age 17 performing in a one-off show at the Royal National Theatre. Her first major role was in The Jungle Book as Katherine. Other major roles of hers include Queen Gorgo of Sparta in 300, Sarah Connor in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, and Queen Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones.

She was in a relationship with Jason Flemyng for nine years. From 2007 to 2012, she was married to musician Peter Paul Loughran, with whom she has a son named Wylie.