Actress' Profile

Daenerys Targaryen

Princess of House Targaryen, she lives in exile in Essos. Dany's grief has not stopped her from strategizing her return to the Seven Kingdoms to take back the throne.

Played by

Emilia Clarke

Emilia Clarke was born in London in 1987 and grew up in the Berkshire countryside.After attending school in Oxford, she studied drama at the prestigious Drama Centre School in London. Roles played whilst at Drama Centre included Rosencrantz in Hamlet; Anna in The Government Inspector; Raymonde in A Flea in Her Ear; Besse in Awake and Sing; Orsina in Emilia Galotti; Isabelle in The Changeling and Eliza Doolittle in Pygmalion. In Addition, she played Beate in Sense for the Company of Angels Theatre. Since leaveing Drama Centre, Clarke has filmed a guest-leading role in the BBC series Doctors and a co-leading role in the US independent feature Triassic Attack.