Who is the best, or most well-written, Tyrell of the primary members of House Tyrell and their loyal household and sworn men? There may be differences between the book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin and the HBO show Game of Thrones, but what defines House Tyrell is the same. With a coat of arms depicts a golden rose on a green field and the motto “Growing Strong,” the Tyrells may have been mocked by other houses, but they are shrewd and unforgettable characters.
Which of these residents of Westeros is the most Tyrell of House Tyrell? There may not be many members of this house but both Margaery and Olenna Tyrell are shining examples of a house known for its quick-witted and sharp-tongued women.
A combination of writing and memorable performances fills House Tyrell with some of the most interesting characters in Game of Thrones. Even though they all represent House Tyrell, which member of the House does it best?
"I wonder if you're the worst person I've ever met. At a certain age it's hard to recall, but the truly vile do stand out through the years."
-Season 6, episode 7
Actor: Diana Rigg
"Calling yourself King doesn't make you one."
-Season 2, episode 5
Actor: Natalie Dormer
"Where is it written that power is the sole province of the worst? That thrones are only made for the hated and the feared? You would be a wonderful king."
-Season 1, episode 5
Actor: Finn Jones