Mhaegen in Game of Thrones
|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 | Season 2|
Mhaegen is the name given to the mother of Barra, the bastard infant daughter of King Robert I Baratheon, in the television adaptation Game of Thrones. She is a prostitute from Chataya's brothel in King's Landing. The character is unnamed in A Song of Ice and Fire. Mhaegen is played by Antonia Christophers in Game of Thrones.
The mother 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 Lord Petyr Baelish, Lord Eddard Stark finds Barra and her mother in his search for the bastards of King Robert I Baratheon. The mother asks 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
Barra and her mother are killed 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. Tyrion Lannister later orders Allar to be tossed overboard from Summer's Dream.