Renly Baratheon's Game of Thrones
The Golden Lion of Lannister.
Hand of the King, Warden of the West, and Lord of Casterly Rock.
According to Lord Guy, he has been deceased for some time, but the Lannisters are keeping his death a secret in order to not appear weak to their foes.
A tall, aging man, whose hair has gone to grey, yet he refuses to stoop or so other signs of aging. Tywin has a reputation for cunning and brutality on the battlefield; the famous song The Rains of Castamere tells the story of his brutal destruction of a rival house when he was a still a young man.