Game of Thrones' Maisie Williams Does the 'Cinnamon Challenge'
See Maisie Williams (a.k.a., Arya Stark) attempt the meme
Guess you could say she paid the iron spice.
Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams, who plays tough-as-nails Arya Stark on the HBO favorite, attempted the “cinnamon challenge” – an Internet meme where people attempt to eat a tablespoon of cinnamon and go a minute without drinking anything (and film the results, of course).
Trying “loads” of cinnamon, the actress, 15, manages to keep the cinnamon down for a few seconds before spitting it out in a cloud of smoke … much like a dragon.
“Why is this so entertaining, watching people suffer?” her friend asks. Williams would know: The brutal Game of Thrones is a runaway hit.
– Cara Lynn Shultz