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Gendry in Game of Thrones Depicted By: Joe Dempsie
 Appearance in Season: 1,2,3
 Origin: King’s Landing
Father: Robert Baratheon
Half-sister: Barra
Stannis Baratheon
Renly Baratheon
Aunt: Selyse Baratheon
Cousin: Shireen Baratheon
 Life Status: Alive

About Gendry

Gendry is one of the major characters of Game of Thrones and he is very well portrayed by Joe Dempsie. Gendry is the bastard son of Robert Baratheon. He was taken prisoner when he was travelling from Yoren to the Wall. He wanted to join the Night’s Watch. He later succeeds in fleeing with Arya Stark and Hot Pie. He decides to live with the Brotherhood Without Banners until Melisandre comes and takes him with her to Dragonstone to sacrifice. Fortunately Ser Davos Seaworth releases him

Biography of Gendry

Gendry is the bastard son of Robert Baratheon but is unaware of his ancestry. Gendry does not receive any surname as Robert Baratheon didn’t accept him.

Gendry in Game of Thrones

His mother died when he was young and so an unknown lord paid his fees so that he could become a blacksmith. He spent his whole life in King’s Landing.

Gendry in Season 1

Inspecting the demise of Jon Arryn, Lord Eddard Stark comes to know that he had seen visiting Tobho Mott’s smithy just before his death. Eddard also inspects the smithy.

Gendry in Season 1

Mott explains him that Jon Arryn came there to ask him about the new armor he ordered. Mott asks does he want it but Gendry tells that it is not for sale as he made that armor for himself. Eddard realizes that Gendry is the bastard son of Robert Baratheon. Eddard gets confuse about why Jon Arryn was trying to find Roberts’ bastards.

Gendry and Eddard Stark in Season 1

After Robert Baratheon dies, Mott asks to leave Gendry smithy only to escape the upcoming purge of Robert’s bastards. Gendry makes his mind to join the Night’s Watch and is one of the latest recruit of Yoren. He rendezvous with Arya Stark when some other boys try to harass her.When Hot Pie comes in, he terrifies the boys saying,” When I hit the steel it sings, are you also want to sing when I will hit you?”

Gendry in Season 2

Gendry starts his journey to the North with the other recruits. He is targeted by the City Watch of King’s Landing because they knew that he is the bastard of Robert Baratheon but is not aware of his ancestry. Gendry sees through Arya’s disguise and quickly identifies her that she is a girl.

Gendry and Arya Stark in Season 2

She reveals him but ask it to keep it as a secret.  The goldcloaks comes back to Ser Amory Lorch and army of Lannister soldiers. They assassinate Yoren and take captive Arya and Gendry. Arya succeeds to convince them that Lommy Greenhands was Gendry as he was carrying the bull’s head helm.

The captives are taken to Harrenhal. They are brutally tormented by Ser Gregor Clegane’s men while being queried by the Tickler. Gendry is selected next to be tormented but then Tywin Lannister arrives and tells them that captives are better useful if alive.

Gendry is assigned to work at castle’s forge. Both the Tickler and Ser Amory die in suspicious circumstances. The deaths prompt Tywin to start an inspection and so for the murders accuse the Brotherhood Without Banners.

Gendry, Arya Stark and Hot Pie in Season 2

Tywin leaves Harrenhal to attack on Westerlands. Arya takes the help of Jaqen H’ghar to flee from the castle.

Gendry in Season 3

After fleeing from Harrenhal with Hot Pie and Arya, they are recaptures by Brotherhood without Banners.

After knowing that Gendry wants to live with the Brotherhood, Arya feels disgusted and accosts him about it as she wants to return back with him to the Starks.

Gendry, Hot Pie and Arya Stark in Season 3

Gendry tells her that Brotherhood is the only thing which is closest to his family. When Arya Stark tells him that she could be his family, he tells her that she still is a member of the royal family and he is one of the smallfolk and so she could not become his family, she would be his lady.

Gendry is out when Melisandre arrives. Arya asks her what it is all about. Gendry seems horrified when Brotherhood gives Gendry to Melisandre for two bags of gold.

As he and Melisandre returns to Blackwater Bay, she finally tells him the truth of his ancestry. After entering Dragonstone, Melisandre keeps Gendry in a lavish room and allures him. She quickly changes her composure when she ties him to bed and pours leech on his body.

Gendry and Melisandre in Season 3

After the incident, he is kept in a cell beneath the castle. Davos Seaworth comes to meet him and talks to him about the hardships in Flea Bottom. Davos asks why he trusted Melisandre and to which he relies that he has never been with a woman. After sometime, Davos liberates Gendry and sends him back to King’s Landing on a rowboat which is the only way to leave Dragonstone secretly.

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