In 2015, Esquire magazine called out Emilia Clarke as the “Sexiest Woman Alive” and we completely agree with this statement.
Emilia Clarke is a goddess and one of the most iconic actresses from the UK.
In this article, we’ll be telling you all there is to know about Emilia Clarke.
There’s a lot to know but just so we don’t blow up your mind with what we know about her, we will be taking good long looks at Emilia Clarke’s net worth, biography, and movies.
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Emilia Clarke Profile Overview
Before we go on to reveal to you everything we know about Emilia Clarke, let’s take a quick look at her mini-bio.
|Full Name||Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke|
|Birth Place||London, England|
|Birth Date||23th of October 1986|
Emilia Clarke Biography
Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, first of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons is the last…
I mean, Emilia Clarke is an English actor that is admired for the role she played in the Game of Thrones TV series. She was born in Westminster, London on the 23rd of October 1986.
Her father, Peter Clarke was a theatre sound engineer from Wolverhampton, and her mother, Jennifer Clarke is the current vice-president of a global management consultancy in London.
While her older brother, Bennett Clarke is a playmaker in the entertainment industry and was one of the supervisors of filming Game of Thrones.
They were born in a family that was into acting and entertainment.
Emilia Clarke fell in love with acting at the age of three after seeing the movie, Show Boat. At the age of 10, it was obvious that the loved it and her dad knew.
Peter Clarkegave her all the support she needed to pursue her passion. He was driving her to auditions, summer training camps, and other acting gigs.
Emilia Clarke was a student of the Rye St Antony School, Headington, and the St Edward’s School, Oxford. Clarke was juggling her academics with her passion. She was acting in stage productions while attending school.
Clarke was admitted into the Central Saint Martins Drama Centre London where she met superstars like Michael Fassbender, Colin Firth, and Tom Hardy.
She was starred in the student production of “Twelfth Night” and “West Side Story”. She learned how to play the guitar and sing while on set in these movies.
Emilia Clarke was also part of the 2009 production of Sense, co-produced by Company of Angels and Drama Centre London. One of her first TV appearances was in a short film named “Drop The Dog”.
The film was produced and directed by the students of the University of London.
By 2005, she was done schooling and pursued a career in acting fulltime. After school, she was chosen for two TV commercials and worked in other industries while pursuing her passion. A through this time, she was still auditioning for movie roles on her way to work.
In 2009, she appeared in the 2009 British soap opera, Doctors. She played a very minute role in just 3 episodes before the movies ended.
A year later, he was the star actor of the movie, Triassic Attack.
In 2010, Daenerys Targaryen was born. Clarke was starred in the HBO TV series, Game Of Thrones based on ideas from the book series “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R. R. Martin.
Emilia Clarke played the role of Daenerys Targaryen throughout the eight seasons and sixty episodes that spanned from April 2011 to May 2019.
The movie gave her international recognition and portrayed her as one of the most talented actresses from the UK.
I don’t think they could have been a better Khaleesi that Emilia Clarke. The original actress for that role, Tamzin Merchant was replaced by Clarke and this was a game-changing decision.
In 2012, Emilia was the star actor of the movies “Spike Island” and “Shackled”. She also appeared in the 2015 American science fiction “Terminator Genisys”.
Emilia also played Holly Golightly in the 2013 movie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
Clarke was also given the chance to play the role of Anastasia Steele in the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey”, but she turned it down because of excessive nudity.
Because of the constant appearance in Hollywood movies, Emilia bought a mansion in Venice and moved to the USA.
Emilia Clarke is a big sports fan. She’s even very good at horseback riding, ice skating, sailing, skiing, swimming, and tennis.
Emilia can play the piano, flute, guitar, perform ballads, blues, cabaret singing, and jazz singing.
Emilia Clarke Movies & Awards
Emilia Clarke’s role as Daenerys Targaryen in the HBO TV series made her one of the most iconic women in the world. Her character told the story of a frightened girl who transformed into an empowered woman.
This character transformed her into a feminist. Emilia Clarke was named “UK Star of Tomorrow” by Screen Magazine International after her debut movie, Triassic Attack.
Emilia was also ranked as the Most Beautiful Face according to the 2012 Independent Critics List. She won the EWwy Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Drama in 2011 and nominated three times for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.
Emilia Clarke was also honored by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts with the British Artist of the Year award.
Time magazine listed Emilia Clarke as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2019. During her 10 year journey as a professional actress, Emilia has achieved so much.
Aside from Game of Throne, Emilia has been the star actress of several TV shows like Thunderbirds Are Go, Robot Chicken, and Futurama.
Since 2010, Emilia has been the star actor of more than a dozen movies including Solo: A Star Wars Story, Murder Manual, Last Christmas, Leading Lady Parts, Me Before You…
Emilia Clarke Net Worth & Salary
In 2017, Emilia was reported to be one of the highest-paid actors on television. She earns between £1.2 and £2 million per episode on the HBO TV series, Game of Thrones.
Emilia Clarke was also a global brand ambassador to Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Clinique, and close to half a dozen brands in cosmetics.
She also happens to be a key player in a lot of Non-profits organizations in Europe, the Uk, and the USA.
In 2016, Emilia Clarke squandered a close to five million dollars for a mansion in Venice Beach, California.
Today, Emilia Clarke has a net worth estimated to be around $15 million.