PUBLISHED: 09:27, Mon, Sep 7, 2020 | UPDATED: 09:27, Mon, Sep 7, 2020
Maisie Williams, 23, has admitted that she and her co-star Kit Harington, who played Jon Snow on the show, were surprised by the plot line of the series finale. Many fans also thought it would be Jon who finally murdered The Night King in the last episode.
I had the best storyline of the last season
Maisie said: “He expected it to go that way, too, and he even said, ‘It was going to go that way. Someone told me in season three that I was going to kill The Night King.’
“And then, he read the script, and it was Arya the whole time. (Laughs.)”
She added to The Hollywood Reporter that it “would have been too obvious” for it to be Jon Snow.
Maisie continued: “I’m glad that it was Arya, honestly,” she said. “I think I had the best storyline of the final season.”
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Maisie Williams revealed that she was left perplexed (Image: GETTY)
Maisie Williams, 23, has admitted that she and her co-star Kit Harington, who played Jon Snow on the show, were surprised by the plot line of the series finale (Image: GETTY)
The actress is set to star in her first role since the end of Game of Thrones.
She will feature in indie home invasion horror film, The Owners, which sees thieves try to raid a house before descending into chaos.
Maisie said of the experience: “Although being part of a psychological thriller or a horror is always somewhat hyperreal, I did like that we didn’t have any green screens.
“A lot of the emotions are a lot more realistic and a lot more pared