Lord Beric Dondarrion, also known as the Lightning Lord, was a Lord of Blackhaven and head of House Dondarrion. He also served as commander of the Brotherhood without Banners, alongside Thoros of Myr. He was betrothed to Allyria Dayne.

Beric died for the final time when he gave the kiss of life to Catelyn Stark, giving up his own life to bring her back as the vengeful Lady Stoneheart.

Appearance and Character Edit

Beric is described as being handsome and having red-gold hair. He has a dashing figure, and rides a black courser. He sometimes wears a breastplate that displays a forked, purple lightning bolt. He changes appearance notably during the War of the Five Kings.

History Edit

At some point Beric was betrothed to Lady Allyria Dayne. He took Edric Dayne, the Lord of Starfall, as his ward and squire.

Beric was a contestant in the Hands Tourney, where he was beaten by Thoros of Myr.

Books Edit

A Game of Thrones Edit

He first appeared when arriving in King's Landing to participate in the Hand's Tourney.