Masha Heddle

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Masha Heddle
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Masha Heddle as portrayed by Susie Kelly in Game of Thrones

Allegiance House Heddle
Died In 298 AC, at crossroads inn
Book(s) A Game of Thrones (appears)
A Clash of Kings (mentioned)

Played by Susie Kelly
TV series Season 1

Masha Heddle is the innkeeper of the crossroads inn in the riverlands. In the television adaptation Game of Thrones she is portrayed by Susie Kelly.

Appearance and Character

Masha is a fat and kind middle-aged woman. Her teeth have turned blood-red due to her fondness of eating sourleaf. She also enjoys honey cakes.[1][2]

History

Masha let Septon Meribald sleep beside the hearth when she did not have room for him, and gave him food when he left the inn.[2]

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

Upon her arrival at the crossroads inn, Catelyn Stark remembers that when she was a child Masha always had a smile and a sweet cake for the children.[1]

Masha does not want to get involved when Catelyn arrests Tyrion Lannister, so she lets Catelyn take him. When the Lannisters invades the riverlands, Tyrion's father, Lord Tywin Lannister, hangs Masha on a gibbet in the inn's yard as punishment. Tyrion sees her body when he arrives at the inn to meet with his father.[3]

A Storm of Swords

Masha's nephew takes over the inn.[4]

A Feast for Crows

Masha's nephew is killed by an unspecified nobleman. Afterwards, Masha's nieces Willow and Jeyne manage the inn and become associates of the brotherhood without banners.[5]

Quotes

Masha: Don’t kill him here!
Tyrion: Don't kill him anywhere.[6]

—Masha and Tyrion Lannister

Family

Jon
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Son
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tommard
 
Unknown
Butterwell
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unknown
Heddle
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Son
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Masha
 
Unknown
Heddle
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Son
 
Unknown
wife
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jeyne
 
Willow
 


References

External Links

Masha Heddle on the Game of Thrones wiki.