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Game of Thrones’ Gwendoline Christie On Why Brienne Deserves To Sit On The Iron Throne [VIDEO]

Gwendoline Christie plays Brienne of Tarth beautifully on HBO’s Game of Thrones and from what we’ve seen, always gives great answers in interviews. This one, for instance, where she’s asked why her character deserves to sit on the coveted Iron Throne. Hodor (Kristian Nairn) and Arya (Maisie Williams) give their answers after the jump.

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Jill Pantozzi is a pop-culture journalist and host who writes about all things nerdy and beyond! She’s Editor in Chief of the geek girl culture site The Mary Sue (Abrams Media Network), and hosts her own blog “Has Boobs, Reads Comics” ( She co-hosts the Crazy Sexy Geeks podcast along with superhero historian Alan Kistler, contributed to a book of essays titled “Chicks Read Comics,” (Mad Norwegian Press) and had her first comic book story in the IDW anthology, “Womanthology.” In 2012, she was featured on National Geographic’s "Comic Store Heroes," a documentary on the lives of comic book fans and the following year she was one of many Batman fans profiled in the documentary, "Legends of the Knight."