Game of Thrones - Season 7, Episode 2 - Rotten Tomatoes

Stormborn

EPISODE:

TOMATOMETER

Critic Consensus: While necessarily setting up the events for the season, "Stormborn" features compelling strategic discussion, and a cracking action sequence to end the episode with a bang.

Episode Info

Daenerys and her new advisers map out a strategy to conquer Westeros, and a surprise visitor counsels her to summon Jon Snow to Dragonstone. Meanwhile, a reunion in the Riverlands causes Arya to change course; Cersei continues her desperate search for allies; and Sam thinks he's found a cure for a deadly ailment.

Cast

Peter Dinklage
as Tyrion Lannister
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
as Jaime Lannister
Lena Headey
as Cersei Lannister
Emilia Clarke
as Daenerys Targaryen
Aidan Gillen
as Petyr Baelish
Diana Rigg
as Lady Olenna Tyrell
Sophie Turner
as Sansa Stark
Maisie Williams
as Arya Stark
Jonathan Pryce
as High Sparrow
Gemma Whelan
as Yara Greyjoy
Alfie Allen
as Theon Greyjoy
John Bradley
as Samwell Tarly
Dean-Charles Chapman
as Tommen Baratheon
Liam Cunningham
as Davos Seaworth
Natalie Dormer
as Margaery Tyrell
Iain Glen
as Jorah Mormont
Kristofer Hivju
as Tormund Giantsbane
Michiel Huisman
as Daario Naharis
Michael McElhatton
as Roose Bolton
Pilou Asbæk
as Euron Greyjoy
Jim Broadbent
as Archmaester Ebrose
Rory McCann
as Sandor "The Hound" Clegane
Iwan Rheon
as Ramsay Snow
Richard Dormer
as Beric Dondarrion
Jacob Anderson
as Grey Worm
Indira Varma
as Ellaria Sand
Jessica Henwick
as Nymeria Sand
Tom Wlaschiha
as Jaqen H'ghar
Kit Harington
as Jon Snow
Ben Hawkey
as Hot Pie
James Faulkner
as Randyll Tarly
Tom Hopper
as Dickon Tarly
Bella Ramsey
as Lyanna Mormont
Richard Rycroft
as Maester Wolkan
Megan Parkinson
as Alys Karstark
Harry Grasby
as Ned Umber
Ben Fox
as Inn Customer
Mark Roper
as Inn Customer
View All

News & Interviews for Stormborn

Stormborn Videos

Stormborn Photos

Critic reviews for Stormborn

Being ballsy doesn't guarantee survival in Game of Thrones. But knowing when to cut and run just might.

February 15, 2018 | Full Review…

It's been a cautious start to Game of Thrones season seven. But, following further, patience-testing re-arranging of the chess pieces, episode two went out in a literal blaze of glory.

July 23, 2017 | Full Review…

In the same episode that proves why family bonds might not be worth the banners their sigils are printed on, the action-packed finale drives a literal and figurative stake through some of the series' most notable familial connections.

July 23, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

We're in turbo mode: Game pieces are flying across the tables of various Westerosi war rooms, and certain details need to be yada-yada'd.

July 23, 2017 | Full Review…

This is politics at its finest.

August 18, 2017 | Full Review…

"Stormborn," proves that the table setting always pays off in Game of Thrones by giving us a sample platter of everything that the show does best.

July 24, 2017 | Full Review…

Discussion Forum

Discuss Game of Thrones on our TV talk forum!