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The White Walker takes Craster's last son to the Lands of Always Winter, riding an undead wight-horse.
White Walker is a recurring character in the fourth and fifth seasons. He is played by guest star Ross Mullan.
The White Walker travels to the
Haunted Forest near Craster's Keep and seizes Craster's last son, who had been left out in the snow by Rast. He takes the child deep into the Lands of Always Winter, where he places him on an icy altar. His master then takes the baby and turns him into a White Walker.
In the books Edit
novels, Craster's wives are convinced that the baby boys given by Craster to the Others are, in turn, transformed into new Others. However, no such event has ever been witnessed in the books so far.
A Song of Ice and Fire
Season Four appearances
The Lion and the Rose
Breaker of Chains
Oathkeeper First of His Name
The Laws of Gods and Men
The Mountain and the Viper
The Watchers on the Wall