Hold up, Jon Snow and this fan favorite sense are indeed related? Hint: This sense is connected to Robert Baratheon. Allow us to explain how Jon Snow and [SPOILER] are connected in their family tree!
Just when we guess you’d figured out how all a characters were connected on Game of Thrones. Jon Snow (Kit Harington) and Gendry (Joe Dempsie) met for a initial time on a Aug. 13 partial of Game of Thrones, nonetheless they’re not usually newfound friends. They’re indeed COUSINS! These twin characters, who were carried as a bastard sons of Ned Stark and Robert Baratheon, have no suspicion that they’re related. Their family story is complicated, to contend a least.
Jon Snow is a son of Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark (Aisling Franciosi). He doesn’t know this yet, nonetheless his skirmish has been confirmed. Rhaegar’s aunt, Rhaelle Targaryen, married Ormund Baratheon. Rhaelle gave birth to twin Baratheon children, Steffon and Cassana. Steffon’s first-born son was Robert Baratheon (Mark Addy), followed by Stannis (Stephen Dillane) and Renly (Gethin Anthony). As we all know, Robert fathered a array of false children while he was married to Cersei (Lena Headey), including Gendry. So, going by a family tree, Jon Snow and Gendry are third cousins. Technically, Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) and Gendry are related, too. If we need a visual, this Game of Thrones fan is here to save a day:
Jon, Daenerys and Gendry are all compared – and any have a (debatable) explain on a Iron Throne!
The S7E05 Explained video is coming.. pic.twitter.com/i38S0cXXau
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Jon Snow and Gendry’s new faithfulness also means their recreating a bond between Ned (Sean Bean) and Robert. Ned and Robert were best friends and found together in Robert’s Rebellion once on a time. Maybe Jon Snow and Gendry can grow to have a same bromance as and Robert. Game of Thrones front Sundays during 9 p.m. ET on HBO.
HollywoodLifers, did we know that Jon Snow and Gendry were related? Let us know!