HBO Officially Confirms Jon Snow's True Parentage With This 'Game of Thrones' Infographic
If you’re still not sure what the scene set at the Tower of Joy in the “” season 6 finale meant for Jon Snow, HBO has made it clear for you. The cable channel has released a useful infographic that confirms his true parentage, hence changing his relationships with many significant characters in Westeros.
Jon Snow, who was raised by Ned Stark as his bastard son, is actually the son of Ned’s sister Lyanna Stark and Rhaegar Targaryen, who might or might not kidnap Lyanna. In the scene that appeared through Bran’s vision, Lyanna whispered something to Ned’s ear and made him promise to protect her baby before she died, but it was unclear who the baby’s father is.
“Game of Thrones” is currently on hiatus, but some of the cast namely John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Liam Cunningham (Ser Davos Seaworth), (Missandei), Isaac Hemptstead Wright (Bran Stark), Conleth Hill (Varys), Faye Marsay (The Waif), Kristian Nairn (Hodor), Iwan Rheon (Ramsay Bolton) and (Sansa Stark) will gather for the show’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 22. Showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss as well as director Michael Sapochnik are set to attend the event as well.
Meanwhile, several directors have been lined up to direct the seventh season. They are Alan Taylor, Jeremy Podeswa, Mark Mylod and Matt Shakman.