Game of Thrones: Characters

Maester Aemon

Played by Peter Vaughan

Maester Aemon is just shy of 100 years old, and has served at Castle Black at for well over sixty years. He is blind and requires the assistance of a pair of stewards, but is still highly esteemed. He has counseled a dozen Lord Commanders of the Night’s Watch in his time.


The actor cast in the role is approximately 12 years younger than the character as described.