Even the largest followers of Game of Thrones couldn’t have predicted the climax of the present’s newest episode. After giving the dwelling the hardest struggle of their lives, the Night King was nearly to cut Bran Stark’s head off when an surprising hero got here flying and stabbed him with a Valyrian metal dagger.
Arya Stark emerged because the true hero of the episode after saving the seven kingdoms. This got here as a shock to followers world over, who anticipated Jon Snow to be the chosen one, as had been the buildup for thus a few years.
In a brand new 40-minute behind-the-scene footage, Package Harington, who performs Jon on the HBO present, revealed he was really “pissed” about not getting the chance to kill the Night King.
Maisie Williams, who essays Arya, stated, “Simply whenever you suppose it’s all over, simply whenever you suppose Jon Snow goes to be the hero, once more, we realise that Arya seems by way of the mist.” Govt Story Editor, Dave Hill added, “I feel Maisie thought it was tremendous cool. She’s like ‘yeah, I’m gonna kill him.’ Umm… Package was actually fantastic with it.”
However apparently, he wasn’t. “I used to be pissed. I used to be pissed that it wasn’t me killing the Night King. I’d’ve given you… I’d have wager you hundreds. Earlier than I learn the finals, I used to be like yeah, it’s undoubtedly me. After which they lead you on, Jon’s chasing the Night King,” Package stated within the video.
Showrunner David Benioff talked about, “Jon Snow has at all times been the hero, the one who’s been the saviour, nevertheless it simply didn’t appear proper to us for this second.” He added that they’d recognized for 3 years that Arya could be the one to kill the Night time King.
As for a way Jon reacts to the Night time King’s demise, we’ll discover out within the present’s fourth episode which premieres on Monday.