Emilia Clarke: News

She was the Mother of Dragons. She was the Breaker of Chains. She was the Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea. She was Daenerys Stormborn of the House of Targaryen, a fictional character from one of the best TV series of the 21st century - 'Game of Thrones.' If there was ever someone more favorite to fans of the show than Daenerys, it was the bubbly actress who played her - Emilia Clarke. Born on October 23, 1986, in London, Clarke showed an interest in acting from an early age. She did her schooling at Rye St. Antony School and St. Edward’s School. She graduated in 2009 from Drama Centre London. In 2009, she appeared in a University of London short film ‘Drop the Dog.’ She made her first television appearance in an episode of ‘Doctors’ in the same year. Her first film was the 2010 TV film ‘Triassic Attack.’ In 2010, she was cast as Daenerys Targaryen in ‘Game of Thrones’ and played the role from 2011 till 2019. She rose to global fame on the back of her performance in the show. Clarke has since gone on to act in films such as ‘Terminator Genisys’ (2015), ‘Me Before You’ (2016), etc. She has been nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards (2013, 2015, 2016, and 2019) and has won the Britannia Award for Best British Artist of the Year (2018).

12 Jul 2024

Amazon Prime Video

'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke joins Amazon's 'Criminal'

Emilia Clarke, best known for her role as Daenerys Targaryen in HBO's Game of Thrones, has secured a lead role in Amazon Prime Video's upcoming series adaptation of the Criminal graphic novels.

26 Oct 2023

Hollywood

'GoT' to 'Secret Invasion': Emilia Clarke's best performances

Best known for her role as Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones, British actor Emilia Clarke has consistently displayed her versatility throughout her career.

16 Aug 2023

Hollywood

'GoT' actor Darren Kent (36) dies; Looking at his journey

Hollywood is in a state of mourning following the demise of Game of Thrones actor Darren Kent, who passed away on Friday, reportedly. He was 36.

21 Jun 2023

Samuel L Jackson

MCU's 'Secret Invasion' is here: Cast, storyline, OTT schedule

With Phase-V of Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) underway, Secret Invasion is set to kick things off with a bang, showcasing Nick Fury in a never-seen-before avatar!

'Secret Invasion' trailer starring Samuel L Jackson, Emilia Clarke out

The trailer of Marvel Cinematic Universe's upcoming miniseries Secret Invasion is out.

20 Jan 2023

Film Festival

Listing the biggest titles premiering at Sundance Film Festival 2023

One of the most prestigious and hugely anticipated film festivals in the world, the Sundance Film Festival started in Park City, Utah, on Thursday.

05 Nov 2022

Hollywood

'Winter is coming,' so here's our top 5 Christmas films

As they say that the North remembers and winter is coming, indeed.

13 Jan 2022

Hollywood

Fans blame Emilia Clarke for Jason Momoa, Lisa Bonet split

After being with each other for 16 years, Hollywood's power couple Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet have announced their separation.

26 Oct 2021

Entertainment

Emilia Clarke, Chiwetel Ejiofor to feature in 'The Pod Generation'

Game of Thrones fame Emilia Clarke and Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor are set to join hands for an upcoming sci-fi romantic comedy titled The Pod Generation.

10 Jun 2021

Books

Single-mother with menstrual superpowers to lead Emilia Clarke's debut comic-book

Our Khaleesi now wants to spread her dragon wings!

Emilia Clarke, Olivia Colman to join Marvel Studios' 'Secret Invasion'

Acclaimed British actresses Emilia Clarke and Olivia Colman may soon join the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

30 Oct 2020

Game of Thrones

Emilia Clarke disliked how Daenerys was treated in 'GoT' Season-8

It's common knowledge that Game of Thrones (GoT) fans didn't like how Emilia Clarke's role of Daenerys Targaryen turned out to be in the final season.

31 Aug 2019

Daenerys Targaryen

'GoT's Khaleesi, Ygritte vacationing in India, were robbed by monkeys

Rishikesh has been a 'been-there-done-that' tourist destination for an eternity but if you happen to be in the holy town, you might just run into the Mother of Dragons.

29 May 2019

Hollywood

Emilia Clarke almost made Marvel debut in 'Iron Man 3'

Days after Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke talked about turning down a role in the 2015 erotic romance drama 50 Shades of Grey, it seems she was supposed to be a part of yet another popular project, but it didn't work out.

27 May 2019

Hollywood

GoT's Emilia Clarke rejected '50 Shades of Grey'. Here's why

Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke shot to global stardom after the show's premiere in 2011.

20 May 2019

Game of Thrones

'Game of Thrones' S08E06 review: Subverted expectations are over now

Game of Thrones has finally ended. It was one of the best shows ever created and for the most part, lived up to its name.

01 Mar 2019

HBO

'GoT' new posters show Night King, others sitting on throne

The final season of Game of Thrones will arrive in 45 days and fans can't stop speculating on who will sit on the throne.

22 Jan 2019

HBO

Have you checked out these 'Game of Thrones' sex toys?

HBO series Game of Thrones (GoT) is undoubtedly one of the most popular shows to ever hit the screens.

29 Oct 2018

HBO

Revealed: How Emilia Clarke got her 'Game of Thrones' role

Emilia Clarke plays the mother of dragons, Daenerys Targaryen, on popular HBO show 'Game of Thrones'.

22 Sep 2018

Game of Thrones

#MotherOfDragons: Emilia Clarke's dragons will stay with her forever

Emilia Clarke, best known as Daenerys Targaryen on the popular HBO show 'Game of Thrones', recently got a tattoo to commemorate her role on the show.

18 Jun 2018

HBO

Emilia 'Khaleesi' Clarke bids goodbye to 'Game Of Thrones'

'The Khaleesi has cast her last challenge' as actress Emilia Clarke has finished shoot for her role of HBO's highest rated fantasy drama 'Game Of Thrones'.

17 May 2018

Games Of Thrones

'GOT' season 8: Emilia Clarke hints at unexpected ending

In what will increase the restlessness of 'Game Of Thrones' fans, actress Emilia Clarke has said that the highly-anticipated finale of the fantasy series will take everyone by surprise.

19 Nov 2016

HBO

Emilia Clarke joins Star Wars Han Solo spin-off film

British actress Emilia Clarke, famous for her role of Daenerys Targaryen in HBO's TV series Game of Thrones, was announced as the female lead of the as yet untitled Star Wars Han Solo spin-off film, set for release in 2018.