Emilia Clarke has become one of the most famous and popular actresses in the world thanks to her portrayal of the enigmatic Daenerys in the HBO series Games of Thrones. She is an English actress who became famous in 2011, barely a few years after she started her career as an actress.
A beautiful and highly talented woman, Emilia has not appeared in too many film and television productions, but she has already reached a height that many others can only imagine.
Emilia Clarke Bio & Age
On 23 October 1986, the English actress was born as Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke in London, England, as the daughter of her parents, Peter and Jennifer Clarke. While her father, whom she lost in 2016, was a theatre sound engineer, her mother is a businesswoman.
Clarke is of English and partly Indian descent, grew up with her older brother Bennett in a happy home and was taught by her father to value intelligence.
Through her father’s work, Emilia Clarke grew up with a love of the theatre. When she was three years old, she saw the production of Showboat and knew immediately that she was made for acting. Ironically, her father was not the happiest with her dream of becoming an actress, because he believed that acting has many pitfalls and that you can’t pay your bills with it. Nevertheless, he encouraged her to pursue her dreams.
She received her education at the Rye St. Antony School, Headington and from there she moved to St. Edward’s School, Oxford, before she later went to the Drama Centre London where she was to graduate in 2009.
She began her career in the theatre with performances in a variety of plays, and she also appeared in several TV commercials. In order to pay her bills, she also had various jobs, including as a caterer. When she was still at university, she worked as a real estate agent during the summer months.
In 2009 Emilia Clarke got the role of Saskia Mayer in an episode of Doctors, which became her first role on TV. Her next role happened to be in Game of Thrones as Daenerys Targaryen. The role earned her three nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award and other awards.
She had vocal roles for Marianne in Futurama (2013), Bridget in Robot Chicken (2016), Lumpy in Animals (2017) and Doyle in Thunderbirds Are Go (2017).
While she became famous on television, she also had a number of film roles, including the television movies Triassic Attack (2010), Spike Island (2012), Dom Hemingway (2013), Terminator Genisys (2015), Me Before You (2016) and Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018).
What is their net worth?
Her father’s fear when she wanted to become an actress was that she might not be able to make a living. But Emilia Clarke not only earns a living, but she is also rich with a net worth of 13 million dollars in 2019. She made her fortune through her acting career and especially through her performance of Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones.
Is Emilia Clarke married to a husband or does she have a boyfriend?
Emilia Clarke is the type of woman every man would wish for, which is why the readers of AskMen voted her the most desirable woman in the world in 2014. However, she has no husband and has never been married in the past.
The actress has had a number of relationships in the past with men like Seth MacFarlane, with whom she was with from 2012 to 2013, James Franco in 2013, Cory Michael Smith in 2014 and the Australian actor Jai Courtney, with whom she was in a relationship for a short time in 2015.
Her youngest boyfriend is Charlie McDowell. The romance between the actress and the American director and author first attracted public attention in 2018, on the beautiful actress’ birthday, when both published the same picture in social media. Unfortunately, the relationship was not to last forever, as it ended in 2019.
Height and Measurement.
The Mother of Dragons is undoubtedly a very beautiful woman who was named the sexiest woman by Esquire in 2015. However, Emilia Clarke is not the tallest woman in the world, with a height of only 157 cm (5 feet 2 inches) and the bodyweight of 58 kg (128 pounds).
For her general body measurements, she has a breast size of 35 inches, a waist size of 26 inches and a hip size of 37 inches (35-26-37 inches). Her dress size is 8 (US) and her shoe size is 6 (US).