Kalessin in the 2004 film

Kalessin is a powerful, 'iron coloured' dragon that features in the third Earthsea novel, The Farthest Shore


When Ged and Arren return from destroying the evil wizard Cob, Kalessin is waiting for them. Kalessin tells the two to 'mount', and the dragon carries them both back through the Archipelago. Arren he leaves on Roke, but Kalessin takes Ged back to Gont, where he believes he can die in peace.