Oberyn Martell "never lets fear stop him from doing anything," series creator David Benioff remarks in this week's Inside the Episode: "As admirable as that might be, it's also really f*cking dangerous."
Last week, the "secret hero of the story" made his "triumphant return." Arya's former traveling companion Hot Pie popped up at the Inn at the Crossroads. HBO.com spoke to actor Ben Hawkey to get the dish on Hot Pie's new gig, why he needed a wet suit on set and – of course – the gravy.
This Sunday's episode, "The Mountain and the Viper," anticipates a showdown between Gregor Clegane and Oberyn Martell to determine Tyrion's fate. Want a closer look of Cersei's champion in action? See storyboards from the Mountain at practice last week.