Clydas is a background character in the first season. He is played by an unidentified extra and only appears in "You Win or You Die." He is a Steward of the Night's Watch.



Clydas is one of the Stewards that assists Maester Aemon.

Season 1

Clydas is present during the speech Lord Commander Jeor Mormont gave to the "graduating" recruits. After the speech is over and the recruits are assigned their orders, Clydas assists blind Maester Aemon walk towards the newly made stewards to give them their assignment.[1]


Season One appearances
Winter Is Coming The Kingsroad Lord Snow Cripples, Bastards, and Broken Things The Wolf and the Lion
A Golden Crown You Win or You Die The Pointy End Baelor Fire and Blood

In the books

In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Clydas is described as ugly: short, bald, chinless, hunched, with pink eyes and rounded shoulders. Jon Snow estimates him to be about 60-years-old. A few white hairs still cling to his scalp. Alongside Chett he tends to Aemon's needs and the ravens of Castle Black. When Samwell Tarly replaces Chett, Clydas remains assisting the blind maester.

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