Emilia Clarke was born in 1986 in the London capital of England into a family with a father who is a sound engineer and a mother entrepreneur. Her talent for acting was evident in Emilia early on, after she saw the musical Show Boat at the age of three. When growing up, she attended the London Theater Center. Despite her childhood passion, Emilia Clarke started her career quite late compared to many of her peers. In 2009, at the age of 23, she had her first role, in the British TV series Doctors (Doctors). However, just two years later, the name Emilia Clarke began to reach beyond the misty land to travel around the world when the first episode of Game of Thrones (Game of Thrones) aired.
Game of Thrones (2011–2019)
So far, Daenerys Targaryen has become the “legendary” role of Emilia Clarke on the small screen and has a fan base of millions of people around the world. In 2010, HBO adapted a film series adapted from the book A Song of Ice & Fire by writer George R.R. Martin. In this work of countless complex character glands, the character Dragon Mother Daenerys Targaryen is one of the most important factors. But Emilia Clarke is not the winner of the role. Initially, the role of the Dragon Mother was given to an actress from England – Tamzin Merchant. For some reason, Tamzin was replaced and Emilia Clarke was given the opportunity that thousands of actresses dreamed of.
Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
In this movie, Emilia Clarke plays Qi’ra. Qi’ra has been active in the underworld as a member of the gangster gang on the planet Corellia. Intelligence, good at calculation, and cherishing great ambition, from a mischievous child living on the streets, Qi’ra has “promoted” and gradually occupies an important position in the notorious criminal organization.
Me Before You (2016)
Possessing a luxurious face and a bright, easy-going smile, Emilia Clarke has become the face sought by romantic comedy directors. In 2016, she starred with actor Sam Claflin in the romantic film that took away the tears of so many viewers – Me Before You (Before You Come). With just US $ 20 million in production, the film grossed over US $ 200 million and was one of the most successful Rom-Com films that year.
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Her first major movie was the blockbuster Terminator Genisys in 2015. In this work, Emilia plays the role of Sarah Connor – already associated with her sister Linda Hamilton in the 80s. However, Emilia’s solid but soft appearance has brought a new color to this character.
Last Christmas (2019)
By the Christmas season this year, Emilia Clarke continued to return to the romantic film through the work Last Christmas (Christmas New Year), paired with “marshal hybrid” Henry Golding. The film is a sweet love story between Kate – a beautiful but bored girl with a deadlock and Tom – a boy who seems perfect with a warm heart. Wandering around London with a series of wrong decisions one after another, Kate couldn’t seem to have a decent life.