When I’m on stage, I feel very much at home - within a theater, within an ensemble - so this entire process is something I feel very attuned with.
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- Elle’s 20th Annual Woman in Hollywood Celebration 2013
Because of my hair I rarely, rarely get recognized, but I was in America, in L.A., a couple of weeks ago and I was in a lift in a department store and the doors opened and this woman stood there, looked at me and just went, “Khaleesi!” and then the doors closed! So that was mental and bizarre and rarely happens but when it does it’s normally on that kind of crazy scale.
GRRM has written a beautiful growth process of taking a young girl you feel like you want to protect, and then watching her protect herself and grow into her own and turn into a strong woman and leader. And also, the dragons, man! I think the reason she’s such a popular character is the CGI dragons look pretty cool and the magic of them is definitely a quick way of making a character stand out. — Emilia Clarke for AwardsLine
"All of the press and stuff - that’s the scary stuff. The acting is what I got trained to do."
I'm always looking for the hard road. That way, you remain interested and interesting. Hopefully.
Emilia Clarke attends the Actors Fund’s Annual Gala Honoring Robert De Niro (April 28, 2013)