The final series of Game of Thrones, almost say goodbye to your favorite characters from the brooding Jon Snow to brutal Cersei Lannister. GoT has been one of the highest rated show on the HBO which catapulted many actors and actresses to fame.
Among them, Emilia Clarke who is starring as Daenerys Targaryen, the badass Mother of Dragons since 2011 on the hit series “Game of Thrones.” With just a couple of moves and televisions credits, she made her name in the Hollywood industry.
Emilia opened up about her health that she went through two brain surgery while filling the GoT. However, one thing you didn’t know that she is super duper rich.
|Birth Name||Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke |
|Net Worth||$ 13 Million|
|Date Of Birth||23 October 1986|
|Place Of Birth||Westminster, London, England|
|Salary||$ 1.1 million|
|Dated||Charlie McDowell, Seth MacFarlane, Jai Courtney|
|Residence||London, England, UK & Venice, Los Angeles, U.S.|
Who is Emilia Clarke?
British actress Emilia Clarke was born in Westminster, London, England, on 23 October 1986. Her maiden name is Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke. She grew up in the countryside of Oxfordshire. She has an older brother.
Currently, she has an apartment in Venice, Los Angeles, US and also resides in her hometown. Clarke’s interest in acting began at an early age and after her mother took her to the classical musical Show Boat where her father served as a sound engineer.
Moving on her education, Emilia Clarke was schooled at Rye St. Antony and then went on to St. Edwards in Oxford. While she was studying in high school, she appeared in productions of West Side Story and Twelfth Night.
After that, she enrolled at the esteemed Central Saint Martins Drama Centre London and graduated in 2009.
The actress revealed that she had two aneurysms and had brain surgery during the early episodes of Game of Thrones. After the first season, she had the first aneurysm at age 24 in 2011 which left her to be unable to communicate.
After the second season, the actress had suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage and was unable to speak her full name. Then she underwent for her second surgery which was more invasive and involved opening her skull and came after third season.
What movies and televisions has Emilia Clarke been in?
Although Emilia Clarke has established her name in the entertainment industry and has starred in a number television series and films. Initially, Emilia made her appearance in the BBC’s series Doctors and also appeared in several ads.
The following year, she landed as Savannah Roundtree in the television film Triassic Attacks. Emilia got a big break after she received a call from her agent said to audition for HBO series Game of Thrones. Subsequently, she was selected for the lead role of Daenerys Targaryen, who is the daughter of King Aerys II Targaryen and is one of the last survivors of House Targaryen.
Since then, the Game of Thrones actress has starred in many televisions and films projects such as Spike Island, Dom Hemingway, Shackled, Me Before You, and more.
Also, she voiced as a Marianne in the cartoon series Futurama in 2013 as well as starred on Boardway as Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Moreover, she provided voice-over in some movies and televisions like Robot Chicken, Animals, Thunderbirds Are Go, and Voice from the Stone.
Beyond the series, she starred in many movies. The GOT actress featured as Sarah Connor opposite to Arnold Schwarzenegger in the film Terminator Genisys, the 2015 installment of Terminator Saga.
Afterward, Emilia starred as a Qi’ra in the 2018 American space opera movie Solo: A Star Wars Story. In the film, she plays Holo San’s best friend and first love, both grew up as pals, as partners in crime. The film became hit at the box office, and as a result, it grossed $500 million worldwide.
In 2019, she’ll team up with Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding for Paul Feig’s upcoming comedy, Last Christmas.
Emilia’s primary sources of income come from her acting career. Throughout her career, she has appeared in several movies and televisions from which she earned quite a decent amount of money.
Emilia Clarke net worth is $13 million.
But what is her salary per episode of Game of Thrones? She was paid $1.1 million per episode of GOT, making her one of the highest paid cast of the series. So with seven episodes in season 7, and six episodes in season 8, that’s $14.3 million.
Further, her extra wealth comes from the campaigns and brand endorsements. As of now, Clarke is the face of Dolce & Gabbana’s “The One” fragrance.
Does Emilia Clarke’shave a boyfriend?
Moving towards her personal life, Emilia has kept a low profile. As per sources, in the earlier, she was in a relationship with a film director Charlie McDowell. She started dating Charlie back in November 2018 and even shared a kissing picture of them on her social profile.
Although Cosmopolitan reported that Charlie McDowell unfollowed her on Instagram in late January 2019. Additionally, she dated her Terminator: Genisys co-star Jai Courtney, whom she met on the set in 2014.
Not only that, but she also dated the creator Family Guy, Seth MacFarlane in 2012 and appeared together in several events and on the red carpet. But their relationship didn’t last forever and split up in 2013.
That same year, she rumored to date James Franco and Jared Leto in 2014. Also, Breakfast at Tiffany’s co-star Cory Michael Smith, who she was reportedly seen “holding hands and slow dancing with” at Vanity Fair’s Oscar Party.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Emilia Clarke is active on all social media platforms such as on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 28 million followers on Instagram and above 1 million followers on Twitter.