Game of Thrones Season 8: Kit Harington finally REVEALS why Jon Snow betrayed Daenerys Targaryen

In the newly released Game of Thrones Season 8 DVD commentary, Kit Harington has finally spilled the beans on why Jon Snow betrayed the love of his life, Daenerys Targaryen, after the last war. Read below to know what Kit had to share about the same.
Kit Harington revealed what Jon Snow's thought process was before betraying Daenerys Targaryen.Kit Harington revealed what Jon Snow's thought process was before betraying Daenerys Targaryen.
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Game of Thrones fans had been waiting with bated breaths for the final season to air in 2019. For years, there were countless theories on who would finally win the Iron Throne. From Jon Snow to Daenerys Targaryen and even Cersei Lannister, the potential King or Queen of the Seven Kingdoms were aplenty. However, it was Bran Stark who was finally named King of the Six Kingdoms while Sansa Stark was crowned as the Queen in the North. While there were several loopholes that left GoT fans enraged towards the series finale, one character arc that had everyone unanimously angry was Daenerys Targaryen's fate.

After truly transforming into the Mad Queen and defeating Cersei, Daenerys finally has her dream of becoming the Queen of the Seven Kingdoms come true. While celebrating her winning moment, Dany is confronted by her nephew and lover Jon Snow. When Jon asks the Queen of her motives, Dany's fate is sealed right then and there, thanks to her answer! In what was a Sophie's Choice moment for Snow, he ultimately betrays the love of his life and pierces a dagger into her heart, thus killing her! But, did you know that it wasn't his plan to kill Daenerys when he first confronted her in the throne room?

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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According to Entertainment Weekly, revealing what Jon's frame of mind was during the entire heartbreaking sequence, Kit Harington revealed in the Game of Thrones Season 8 DVD commentary, "He doesn’t know he’s going to betray her until right at the end. In Jon’s head, it’s a number of [reasons: Dany] doesn’t factor in anyone else’s decisions and it also means [Dany] is going to kill my sisters, so it becomes [my] family vs. her."

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I'm not over it.
Dany was family too.

WE DO NOT CARE. WE ARE OVER IT!

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