IMDb > Goneril (Character) > Biography
No Photo Available
Top Links
main detailsbiographyby votesphoto galleryquotes
by yearby typeby ratingsby votesby TV seriesby genreby keyword
Did You Know?
photo galleryquotes

Biography for
Goneril (Character)
from King Lear (1983) (TV)

The content of this page was created by users. It has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.

Warning! This character biography may contain plot spoilers.

Visit our Character Biography Help to learn more.
One of King Lear's three daughters in Shakespeare's "King Lear". She and her sister Regan flatter Lear so that they can each inherit a large part of his kingdom when he dies, while Cordelia, the third daughter, is honest about her feelings for her father, and is exiled by him. Goneril and Regan eventually throw Lear out of his own castle, and Cordelia raises an army against her two sisters to restore Lear to the throne.

Page last updated by critic-2, 8 years ago
Top Contributors: critic-2