"There were a lot of beautiful, blond, gorgeous girls in my year who got the Juliets and the like. I got the Jewish grandmothers and all the farcical parts, which was actually really, really good because it made me aware of my capabilities as an actor."
"Definitely, attention equals pressure, but everything, everything is still so new to me that I’m enjoying jumping on this bandwagon early and seeing how I respond to it. If you spend too much time wondering what you’re going to feel like in year five, you’re not going to feel anything in year one." - Emilia Clarke
"Part of what is wonderful about acting is new experiences, but it doesn’t leave much room for anything else in your life. My ideal downtime is any downtime! but when I do get a chance to stop for a minute, I spend it with family and friends. Being with the people I love is the best way to be me.”
“I think as a woman it’s in our nature to nurture someone else.Sometimes at the expense of o u r s e l v e s.”
I long for the countryside. That’s where I get my calm and tranquillity - from being able to come and find a spot of green.
Emilia Clarke speaks at Variety Studio presented by Moroccanoil at Holt Renfrew during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.
"My ideal downtime is any downtime! But when I do get a chance to stop for a minute, I spend it with family and friends, listening to music — rock, jazz, everything. Just being with the people I love is the best way to be me.”