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Matrim "Mat" Cauthon is one of the main characters in The Wheel of Time. He is portrayed by Barney Harris in the first season and Dónal Finn from the second season onwards.[1]

Early Life[]

Throughout the Series[]

Season 1[]


Physical Appearance[]


Mat will likely appear in every episode of season 1:

The Wheel of Time appearances 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Season 1 episodes


"Alright, let's make a deal." - Mat in the ruby-hilted dagger video.

Changes from the book series[]

Mat Cauthon is an adaptation of the character of the same name Booklink.svg from the book series.

  • Age & Appearance - Unlike his book character, Mat sports a beard in the television series. Rafe Judkins explained that the five friends from Emond's Field were aged up slightly, as they did not want to make the show come across as being part of the Young Adult genre.[2]




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