After Emily Thornberry likened Theresa May to Cersei Lannister, which other political leaders match up to Game of Thrones characters?

Jeremy Corbyn - Robb Stark
Nicola Sturgeon - Daenerys Targaryen
Tim Farron – Jaime Lannister
Paul Nuttall – Theon Greyjoy/Reek

Friday, May 5, 2017

As the General election gets underway, the age-old battle of Labour vs Conservative gets underway, alongside the other political parties.

But something happened we didn’t quite expect recently.

Emily Thornberry, the shadow foreign secretary, brole off her criticism of Theresa May in the wake to bust out some Game of Thrones trash-talking. The Corbyn loyalist called Theresa May a cross between Richard Nixon and GoT character Cersei Lannister - which has to rank among the more creative political putdowns of recent years.

But this got us thinking. If Theresa May is Cersei Lannister, who could the other leaders be compared too?

See the gallery above.