Emilia aka the ‘Khaleesi’ from Game of Thrones celebrates her birthday today. The actress turns 35, let’s have a look at some of her best movies and series.
She was born on 23rd October 1986. She is an English actress who made her television debut in the BBC One medical soap opera named ‘Doctors’ in 2009. For her role in the TV film Triassic Attack (2010), she received the title ‘UK Stars of Tomorrow’ by Screen International Magazine. Her role as ‘Daenerys Targaryen’ in the HBO television series Game of Thrones (2011–2019) was a breakout/big break. This role gained her International recognition with lots of awards including four Emmy Award nominations.
Clarke’s Debut Film:
Her first professional film role was as Savannah in a Television film ‘Triassic Attack'(2010). It was released in November 2010 on the science-fiction channel in the US. It received negative reviews there.
Me Before You:
It’s a romantic drama from 2016. Emilia Clarke and her co-actor Sam Claflin are in lead roles. This movie was an adaptation of a 2012 novel by Jojo Moyes. The Director of the movie is Thea Sharrock and it’s available on the OTT platform ‘Amazon Prime’.
Game of Thrones:
It’s an American fantasy T.V series whose adaptation is from a novel by George R.R. Martin. Clarke played a significant role as Daenerys Targaryen in the series. She was a part of the series for all eight years i.e., from 2011-2019. Serie is available on Amazon Prime.
Solo: A Star Wars Story:
Released in 2018, the movie is centered on the Star War’s character ‘Han Solo’. Movie distribution by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The actress played the role of Qi’ra, Han Solo’s childhood friend and first love. The movie is available on Disney+Hotstar.
It came into theatres in 2019. This romantic-comedy film was directed by Paul Fieg. Clarke played the role of Katrina Kate Andrich, who was a young aspiring singer. Henry Golding was her co-star. The movie is available on Amazon Prime.