Emilia Isabelle Euphemia Rose Clarke (23 October 1986) is an English actress, born in London, England.
Short after her on-screen debut in soap opera Doctrs, she was proclaimed as one of the UK Stars of Tomorrow by Screen International magazine for her role in the SyFy film Triassic Attack.
World-wide success came in the following year, as she starred as Daenerys Targaryen in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. The role brought her not only critical acclaim, but also award nominations (three nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, and six nominations for the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series).
Emilia Clarke also became a part of several high-octane franchises – Terminator (Terminator Genisys) and Star Wars (Solo: A Star Wars Story). In 2013 she also debuted on Broadway as Holly Golightly in a production of Breakfast at Tiffany’s.