|Died||In 299 AC, at King's Landing|
A Game of Thrones (appears) |
A Clash of Kings (mentioned)
|Played by||Antonia Christophers|
|TV series||Season 1|
Mhaegen is the name given in HBO's Game of Thrones to the mother of Barra, the bastard infant daughter of King Robert I Baratheon. She is a prostitute from Chataya's brothel in King's Landing. The character is unnamed in the books. In the television series, she is played by Antonia Christophers.
She is a young girl with light red hair and a powdering of freckles across the bridge of her nose and on her breast.
A Game of Thrones
Thanks to Littlefinger, Lord Eddard Stark finds her and Barra in his search for the bastards of Robert. The mother asked to see Robert again, just to show him how beautiful his daughter is. Eddard promises to talk about it with the king.
A Clash of Kings
She is killed along with her daughter by Allar Deem, an officer of the City Watch, on orders from Commander Janos Slynt, who is carrying out a purge of King Robert's bastards at the command of Queen Cersei Lannister.