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‘Game of Thrones’ finale: Who will kill the Mad Queen?

The mass slaughter of innocents at King’s Landing by Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) in the penultimate episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 8 begs the question: who will kill Mad Queen Daenerys? She’s so desperate to rule from the Iron Throne but her innate ruthlessness, intuited by Varys (Conleth Hill) — who was incinerated by Dany’s remaining dragon for speaking too candidly on the subject — make that reign an impossibility. With only a handful of cast members left alive to polish her off, it’s no job for an ordinary mortal. Who really has the courage and the cunning to pull it off in Sunday night’s series finale of HBO’s pop culture juggernaut? Let us look at the remaining candidates: Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lanniste ...