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Profiling Lysa Arryn

... or the actress playing her, in any case. Kate Dickie is profiled in the Guardian. There’s quite a lot of information about her life, how she came to become an actress, and some suggestions about the sort of roles she’s best known for, such as her Scottish BAFTA winning role in Red Road. At the very end, HBO’s Game of Thrones is mentioned:

Her next project is A Game of Thrones, an HBO series based on the fantasy books by American author George RR Martin. She just has time to tell me that her character Lysa is a “troubled, lonely” woman, at which revelation she pulls a self-mocking face: “There’s a surprise.”