“I will do things for my family you couldn’t imagine…” With that one line, actress Lena Headey cuts to the core of what makes Cersei Lannister tick.
The one-time Queen turned Queen Mother of Westeros has maintained a reputation for being angry and ruthless throughout all five seasons of HBO’s award-winning drama ‘Game of Thrones’. That said, you can’t say she hasn’t always had a method behind her madness. Cersei can be cold, calculating, manipulative… but it’s always in service of what she thinks is best for her children and the Lannister house.
With plenty of ‘GoT’ fans getting ready to tune in April 24 for the Season 6 premiere just to see how Cersei responds to that awful walk of shame she endured at the end of last season, this feels like a good time to take stock of some of the Lannister regnant’s greatest hits from the show’s first five years.
Here are 20 epic quotes from Cersei Lannister on ‘Game of Thrones’.