The Wolf and the Lion
Game of Thrones Season 1

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Critic Ratings: 21
Critics Consensus

With "The Wolf and the Lion," Game of Thrones tightens its grip while ratcheting up the tension through powerful writing, terrific acting, and an evocative, immersive setting.

Episode Info

Robert orders a preemptive strike on the Targaryens; Tyrion helps Catelyn; Sansa is charmed by Ser Loras Tyrell; Arya overhears a plot against her father.

Cast & Crew

Sean Bean
Lord Eddard "Ned" Stark
Mark Addy
King Robert Baratheon
Peter Dinklage
Tyrion Lannister
Lena Headey
Queen Cersei Lannister
Michelle Fairley
Lady Catelyn Stark
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Ser Jaime Lannister
Emilia Clarke
Daenerys Targaryen
Harry Lloyd
Viserys Targaryen
Sophie Turner
Sansa Stark
Jack Gleeson
Prince Joffrey Baratheon
Iain Glen
Ser Jorah Mormont
Alfie Allen
Theon Greyjoy
Aidan Gillen
Petyr Baelish
Rory McCann
Sandor Clegane
Donald Sumpter
Maester Luwin
Guest Star
Conleth Hill
Varys
Guest Star
David Benioff
Executive Producer
D.B. Weiss
Executive Producer
Carolyn Strauss
Co-Executive Producer
Guymon Casady
Co-Executive Producer
Vince Gerardis
Co-Executive Producer
Ralph Vicinanza
Co-Executive Producer
George R.R. Martin
Co-Executive Producer
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