[edit] The World of Ice and Fire (US, UK) will be released October 28. Editors, please refrain from including information from the book prior to November 27.

Lancel Lannister

From A Wiki of Ice and Fire

Revision as of 11:08, 19 October 2011 by KCenturion (Talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search
House Lannister.png Lancel Lannister House Lannister.png
Lancel Lannister.jpg

Title Lord of Darry
Ser
Allegiance House Lannister
Born In 283AC
Spouse Amerei Frey
Book(s) A Game of Thrones
A Clash of Kings
A Storm of Swords
A Feast for Crows
A Dance with Dragons

Ser Lancel Lannister is the eldest son of Kevan Lannister. A young, blond-haired man, he is said to closely resemble his cousin, Jaime Lannister. He has green eyes and is sixteen.[1]

Contents

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

Lancel served as squire to King Robert Baratheon, and was directly responsible for his death: on the request of Queen Cersei Lannister, he provided the King with a large dose of strongwine as Robert tracked an enormous boar while hunting in the Kingswood.[2] The boar slew Robert.[3]

A Clash of Kings

In payment for his service, Cersei has him knighted, and allows him to have sex with her.[4] Although the affair elicits strong emotions from Lancel, Cersei eventually grows bored and rebuffs him. He is caught in a web between Cersei and Tyrion Lannister, being used as a pawn by both.[5] He survived the riot after the procession to see Princess Myrcella Baratheon off to Dorne was attacked in the streets of King's Landing.[6]

For services rendered during the Battle of the Blackwater, in which he was severely injured, Lancel is named the new Lord of Darry.[7]

A Storm of Swords

Critically injured during the Battle of the Blackwater, Lancel recovers with the help of the High Septon and develops a new found piety to the Faith of the Seven. As part of the pact between Lord Tywin Lannister and Lord Walder Frey concerning the betrayal of Robb Stark, Lancel was to wed a Frey.[8]

A Feast for Crows

He was wed to Lord Walder Frey's granddaughter Amerei and given lordship of the lands of Darry. Jaime visits Lancel at castle Darry to find out if he slept with Cersei. Lancel admits this as well as supplying Robert Baratheon with the strongwine. Shortly after Lancel leaves his wife and castle to swear service as part of the newly reformed Faith Militant.

A Dance with Dragons

Following near death in A Storm of Swords, Lancel takes a pious route choosing to devote his life to the seven as thanks for their sparing it. Lancel admits this to Jaime Lannister aswell as telling him of his intimate relations with Cersei. Lancel then proceeds to lay off all claims he has to the lands of House Darry and also chooses to leave his wife, Amerei Frey. Lancel is then seen later in the novel, as one of the Warrior's Sons, a division of highborn knights devoted to the seven. It is thought that he confessed his sins with Cersei to the previous High Septon, which was an imperative part of Cersei's arrest as she had him murdered. Lancel, under the command of Ser Theodan the True, makes up part of Cersei's escort in her 'walk of shame'.

Family

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Damon
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tybolt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gerold
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sarelle
 
Tybald
 
Tion
 
Tytos
 
Jeyne Marbrand
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jason
 
Marla Prester
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tywin
 
Joanna*
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kevan
 
Dorna Swyft
 
Genna
 
Emmon Frey
 
Tygett
 
Darlessa Marbrand
 
Gerion
 
Stafford
 
Unknown wife
 
Joanna*
 
Damion
 
Shiera
Crakehall
 
Margot
 
Titus
Peake
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Robert
Baratheon
 
Cersei
 
Jaime
 
Tyrion
 
Lancel
 
Willem
 
Martyn
 
Janei
 
Tyrek
 
Ermesande Hayford
 
Joy
Hill
 
Daven
 
Cerenna
 
Myrielle
 
Lucion
 
Lanna
 
Antario Jast
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Joffrey
Baratheon
 
Myrcella
Baratheon
 
Tommen
Baratheon
 
Margaery
Tyrell
 
 
 
 
 



References and Notes

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation

Connect with Us
Notable Releases
Toolbox
In other languages