'Lannister on a Bannister' Is the Only Elf on the Shelf Substitute for Game of Thrones Fans

From TIME - December 13, 2017

If Elf on a Shelf isnt quite doing it for you this holiday season, Jimmy Kimmel and his show have an ideal replacement to whip your kids into behaving immediately. Its Lannister on a Bannister, and its the sword-wielding, one-handed, miniature-sized Kingsguard character who Game of Thrones fans will surely appreciate.

Elf on a Shelf is tearing our family apart right now, Kimmel started off reflecting. But wait: Theres a new little sentry for children of all religions, he explained. Enter a tiny Jaime Lannister, played by Nikolaj Coster-Waldau himself and spewing Thrones-worthy warnings about consequences of misdeeds from his perch on a bannister in a familys home.


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