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After Hodor sacrificed himself to save them, Bran (Isaac Hempstead-Wright) and Meera (Ellie Kendrick) were left on their own running from the army of the dead — but not for long!
Fortunately, a dark rider fought off the wights before revealing himself to be…
POLL: Game Of Thrones' Sansa Stark Vs X-Men's Jean Grey — Which Sophie Turner Character Is The Bigger Badass??
Sophie Turner is kicking some serious ass these days!
The 20-year-old has managed to survive Game Of Thrones for six seasons now playing Sansa Stark — who is rapidly becoming one of the biggest fan-favorite characters this season.
But the British actress is also tearing up the silver screen in X-Men: Apocalypse, making her debut as a teenage Jean Grey — who possesses telepathic and telekinetic abilities.
Sure, both women have their talents — but who is the bigger badass? Let's break it down…
Sansa spent most of the series fleeing from one monstrous marriage to the next, but after being brutally tortured last season, she escaped from her captors and is more empowered than ever – now able use her skills in politics and manipulation to exact her revenge.
On the other hand, Jean is able to read minds, move objects, and mentally stun opponents with psionic force, but she still has a lot of growing up to do. Turner revealed when we meet Jean in Apocalypse, "she's young and isolated and so insecure and very alienated" — sounds like a younger Sansa to us!
Though she does grow into Famke Janssen…
So, which character do YOU think is the bigger badass? The insecure superhero or the empowered Stark girl? Cast your votes (below)!
Hodor & Bran Mourn That Game Of Thrones Death IRL By Stuffing Their Face With 'Hold The Door' Cake! See The Sweet Snaps!
Game Of Thrones fans had to say goodbye to yet another beloved character in Sunday's episode.
But no one felt the pain of that heartbreaking "hold the door moment" more than Bran and Hodor themselves!
On Wednesday, the warg in training (Isaac Hempstead-Wright) and the lovable giant himself (Kristian Nairn) showed fans how to really grieve over the loss of a fan favorite character — by eating their feelings with GoT-themed cake!
While staying at the W Hotel, Nairn received a door-themed cake from pastry chef Rachel Weuman — complete with a heartfelt note, reading:
Jon Snow & Arya Stark Finally Reunite As Maisie Williams Surprises Kit Harington During Radio Interview! Watch!
You almost never see a family reunion on Game Of Thrones — especially for the ill-fated Stark family.
But thankfully BBC Radio 1 is much kinder and gentler than HBO and offered a chance for Jon Snow to finally reunite with kid sis Arya Stark!
Ch-ch-check out their convo about the NEXT time they'll get together (SPOILERS??) and whether Kit thinks he'll ultimately win the Iron Throne (below)!
George R.R. Martin has outraged fans time and time again by killing off the most beloved characters in Game Of Thrones.
And now that the HBO fantasy hit has outpaced his book series, showrunners D.B. Weiss and David Benioff have taken the flack — especially after the heartbreaking death in Sunday night's episode.
But the latest public outcry must have struck a nerve, because the producers took the unprecedented step of actually apologizing to their fans!
That's right! On Tuesday's Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Weiss and Benioff shared a video addressing fans that they were sincerely sorry for that "hold the door" moment — but not in the way you think!
Ch-ch-check out the clip (below) to see why the showrunners are sorry!