Richard madden, born 18 june 1986, is a scottish stage, film, and television actor best known for portraying robb stark in the. Following his fathers death, he became lord of winterfell, and later perished during the war of. Game of thrones would be so different if robb stark was. But in the tv series epicness they are like 181920 or something around there well im guessing mainly because i want them to be that age.
He is called the young wolf by friend and foe alike. Yn was sent to live with the stark family at a young age, and ever since then, she seemed to fit perfectly, maybe even more than she had ever noticed. King robb stark was the eldest son of eddard stark and catelyn tully, as well as the husband of jeyne westerling. In the books, robb never insults theon by bluntly reminding him hes not a stark, and his act of placing his mother in house arrest was instead done by his uncle edmure tully. Robb is the oldest son of eddard and catelyn stark. Robb stark is the eldest child of eddard stark and the heir to winterfell. Robb stark is played by richard madden in the television adaption of the series of books.
Robb 15 years old born 283al jon snow 14 years old born 283al sansa 11 years old born 286al arya 9 years old born 289al brandon 7 years old born 291al. Valar morghulis, valar dohaeris lannister children killed scene rickard karstark death scene one of robb s many. She is allowed to go on the condition that her halfbrother jon snow delays his joining of the nights watch to serve as her personal bodyguard. Differences between books and tv series a wiki of ice and fire. He also follows a strict and moral code to go by the book when it comes to honor, as did ned. Robb was the eldest child of lady catelyn and lord eddard stark. Game of thrones s03e05 rickard karstark is beheaded by. From the rw reaction where he wants robbs head to bring to sansa to how. Partially due to his age lift, show robb tones down his book versions insecurities and turns him much more brash and hotheaded. In a game of thrones, the first book of a projected six, george r. In the books, catelyn stark is the toughasnails matriarch of house stark during the war of the five kings.
Robb stark was likely named after robert baratheon. In the hbo series, two years were added, making them both 16 year olds on the cusp of adulthood. How old are the game of thrones characters in the books. Antonio jos manzanedo draws a younger book version of the og king in the north. She was killed by being stabbed in the stomach multiple times. Bran is 10 instead of 7 and rickons age is increased from 3 to 6. Apr 28, 20 this scene is from game of thrones season 3, episode five.
Game of thrones house stark children characters tv tropes. Taking on a heavy burden at a young age, amaya has had to con and scheme her way through life to keep her and her sister alive. Its not long before her loyalties and her marriage is tested when she catches the eye of robb stark. Robb stark, also known as the king in the north by his bannermen and the young wolf by his enemies, is a main character and protagonist in the a song of ice and fire novels as well as the hbo television adaptation game of thrones. Due to the child characters ages being increased, robbs age is changed. Unfortunately, making bad choices is a pretty human thing to do and in robbs case they proved fatal. Despite his young age, robb is proclaimed as the king in the north and leads an army first in an attempt to get justice for the murder of his father eddard stark. The books begin fourteen years after, thus the stark children are each about three years older than their ages in the books. In game of thrones how old are jon snow and robb stark. Starring as david budd in the bbc miniseries bodyguard has also brought him more international acclaim and attention including a golden globe and. Unfortunately, making bad choices is a pretty human thing to do and in robb s case they proved fatal. Robb was born at riverrun and raised at winterfell.
The young wolf, robb stark, was only 14 years of age in the first book a game of thrones of the a song of ice and fire book series and died at the age of 16 in the third book a storm of swords. How 15 game of thrones characters are different than their. In a game of thrones, the first book of a projected six. Martin rewards readers with a vividly real world, welldrawn characters, complex but coherent plotting, and beautifully constructed prose, which locus called well above the norms of the genre. Robb stark is the eldest son of eddard stark and catelyn tully and is the heir of house stark to winterfell and the north. Game of thrones house stark children characters tv. When her brother takes the entire royal household to winterfell to ask eddard stark to be the hand of the king, adriana slowly beings to fall in love with the north. June 2, 20 by crystal bell 0 shares advertisement here for all the gory details on the.
Character name book age tv show age age difference. Apr 25, 2012 in game of thrones how old are jon snow and robb stark. Book robb most certainly was good at stuff, a whole lot of stuff, in fact. Shes a noblewoman from volantis, one of the free cities across the sea in essos. Characters significantly changed between books and tv series.
Robb was killed at the red wedding by roose bolton. Tywin lannister was the lord of casterly rock and the warden of the west for three decades, and the hand of the king for two decades. Robb starkjeyne westerling 12 minor or background relationships 12 robb starksansa stark 10 robb starkoriginal female characters 10 include additional tags robb stark lives 144 alternate universe canon divergence 82 alternate universe 32 angst 25 canon divergence red wedding 25 robb stark is king in the north 18. In the books, all of eddards children except arya and of course, jon. Catelyn stark nee tully, or cat to family and close friends, is a fictional character in the a song of ice and fire series of fantasy novels by american author george r. His father left his mother the morning after their wedding to fight in roberts rebellion and did not return until after robb was born. Martin, and its television adaptation game of thrones. She is a prominent point of view character in the first three novels. Character name, book age, tv show age, age difference.
Robb asks his mother to leave him, however, because she reminds him of. Spoilers all how old are all the characters in each book. In the novel a game of thrones, the children are introduced as following. But he made a couple of very bad decisions and id never use his age to try and justify them. But, like the actors cast to portray his parents, madden is much older than the robb stark of the george r. Spoilers all i have made a list of character ages in the show and in. Amaya harclay was known for being cold and cunning. He was a great on the battlefield and an excellent leader in many ways. See more ideas about robb stark, stark, dragon age. This is a story of how he defined a golden era of an entire continent along with his wife margaery stark, the queen of winter, after crushing his enemies in the war of the five kings.
Jul 21, 2016 robb was very proficient for his young age when it came to combat but ignorant when it came to what was politically right. King robb stark was the eldest son of lord eddard stark of winterfell and his wife, lady. Characters significantly changed between books and tv. See more ideas about dragon age, king in the north and house stark. He was looked up to by his brother, bran stark, and was good friends with theon greyjoy and his half brother jon snow. Strongwilled, tough, and caring like his father before him. Immortal in death in death, book 3 kindle edition by.
Robb was killed at the red wedding by roose bolton appearance and character edit. On the page, the characters youth serves to make them more vulnerable, and establish a setting in which the innocence of childhood offers no special. After his fathers execution, he is declared as king in the north by his bannermen. This scene is from game of thrones season 3, episode five. Well actually, in the books 15 differences from text to.
He and his mother, catelyn, argue about many issues, but they show each other courtesy and respect. Valar morghulis, valar dohaeris lannister children killed scene rickard karstark death scene one of. The king of winter the ascension of robb stark chapter 6. Robb was very proficient for his young age when it came to combat but ignorant when it came to what was. Robb stark, a wolf king chapter 8 the gold wedding, a. Oct 18, 2016 littlefinger videoeditor 276,496 views. Robb stark in the books is not only a kid of 16 years of age but also he didnt do anything deliberately which got him killed.
Robb is left in charge of winterfell and he calls up his army after eddard is captured. Given robb s disagreement with his mother in the season 2 finale, this also ties in with how catelyn stark s character and interactions with her son were changed in season 2. Why is robb starks age an important theme in game of. To know what stuff, one only has to browse the endless previous incarnations of this thread. Book wise jon is better than robb in sword sparring. Spoilers all i have made a list of character ages in the. Due to the child characters ages being increased, robbs age is changed from fourteen to seventeenyearsold at the start of the series. Let it be known that margaery of house tyrell, and robb of the royal house stark are one flesh, one heart, one soul, now and forever. There are some slight differences between robb s tv portrayal and the book version. Robb stark has been crowned the king of the north at age 15. Robb stark jeyne westerling 12 minor or background relationships 12 robb stark sansa stark 10 robb stark original female characters 10 include additional tags robb stark lives 144 alternate universe canon divergence 82 alternate universe 32 angst 25 canon divergence red wedding 25 robb stark is king in the north 18. She is described as hardly looking like a woman, having a dour face, and being lean and tall, a head taller than robb stark. Aging the stark children and daenerys targaryen of all the changes game of thrones has made in adapting its source material, adding a few years to the ages of the series youngest protagonists makes the most sense. This is in contrast to the books where they are both 14 at the start.
Robb stark, his fathers son and a lord in training offers to represent the north in his stead, and sansa stark who had always dreamed of the southern court begs her fathers permission to join him. Due to the child characters ages being increased, robb s age is changed from fourteen to seventeenyearsold at the start of the series. Differences between books and tv series season 1 game of. The stark children robb and jon are 17 instead of 15. How does the portrayal of robb stark differ in the book and screen. Actress natalia tenas portrayal of osha is not only younger, but. King robb stark was the eldest son of lord eddard stark of winterfell and his wife, lady catelyn. This did not happen in the book, where robbs wifes fate, and that of any unborn child, is unclear.
In the series, grey wind was killed while in the stable. Some of his immature decisions may have been good at heart but cost him alliances which eventually lead to his downfall, like when he married talisa maegyr out of love instead of one of walder freys daughters as arranged. On the page robb, when readers meet him, is supposed to be no more than fourteen. Human, acting lord of winterfell and warden in the north, king in the north powers and abilities. Robb favours the features of house tully, with thick auburn hair, blue eyes and a stocky build. Introduced in 1996s a game of thrones, catelyn is the wife of lord eddard stark of winterfell, the warden of the north and mother to five of his children robb, sansa, arya, bran and rickon, but resents his bastard son jon snow. She has shaggy brown hair, and is significantly older than how she is portrayed in the tv series. Richard madden, born 18 june 1986, is a scottish stage, film, and television actor best known for portraying robb stark in the hbo series game of thrones and prince kit in disneys cinderella. Robb stark, played by actor richard madden, was the eldest son of eddard stark and catelyn stark.
Mar, 20 book robb most certainly was good at stuff, a whole lot of stuff, in fact. For example, joffrey is stated to be twelve at the start of the first book, but we know that he was born in 286 ac, meaning that he turns twelve sometime during 298 ac, which means that he is eleven at the start of 298 ac. Following the his fathers execution, robb was declared king in the north, won many battles against the house lannister, but eventually he, his mother, and his armies are slain at the red wedding. Robb favours the features of house tully, with thick auburn hair, blue eyes and a. This page is in the process of being archived osha the wildling is somewhat different than in the books. In the television adaptation game of thrones he is played by richard madden.
But when robb stark calls the banners, the great house harclay answers. In season 1 of hbos series game of thrones he was 16 and died at the age of 19 in the third season. In the series, robb starks wife was present at the red wedding, whereas in the book she is not present. Hes considered among the most powerful men in all of westeros, managing a massive. Im sticking to it though to read one book in the series a month since i have quite a bit of other books to read too. Robb stark and jon snow are the same age as one another. Well actually, in the books 15 differences from text to tv. There are some slight differences between robbs tv portrayal and the book version. Robb is also good friends with his fathers ward, theon greyjoy. Margaery herself swore the same to robb, joyous that she was about to begin a new life, a new age with the man she was in love with, a man she knew was going to lead the seven kingdoms wonderfully. She was born into house tully of riverrun, the lord paramount clan of the riverlands, as the oldest child of lord hoster tully and minisa whent, and has two younger. In the show, you see, robb stark meets a battlefield healer named talisa maegyr. These ages are taken from the start of 298 ac298 al.1113 1562 1523 1132 229 397 92 928 1003 615 921 909 1502 49 585 373 1183 1081 62 435 20 1247 428 1292 413 1423 30 1067 484 428