As we countdown to GoT season 7 premiere get your fix of Emilia Clarke

Woman Crush Wednesday: Emilia Clarke

With the start of season 7 of Game of Thrones imminent (16th July 2017) we’re turning to one of our favourite characters Daenerys Targaryen for our Woman Crush Wednesday. British actress Emilia Clarke landed her big break when she bagged the role of Targaryen in the hugely popular fantasy drama series.


Clarke had enjoyed small roles up until then and has gone on to win an Emmy award for ‘Best Supporting Actress in a Drama’ for her portrayal of the role.  With the hugely popular drama due to come to end next year in it’s eight and final season die-hard fans will be keen to get their onscreen fix of the Mother of Dragons…


Emilia Clarke


Least likely to…laze about. Clarke’s sporting hobbies include horse riding, ice skating, rowing, running, sailing, skiing, swimming and tennis…


Emilia Clarke


Impress her with…musical prowess. Clarke is said to have some knowledge of the piano, guitar and flute.


Emilia Clarke


Mention…bees. The actress has a tattoo of a bumblebee on her finger.


Emilia Clarke


And another thing…fans of the show may know that Clarke was not present in the pilot edition of Game of Thrones. Her role was originally portrayed by Salem actress Tamzin Merchant who did not return for season 1 for reasons unknown…

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