6 Surprising Facts You Didn't Know About Emilia Clarke

Clarke Made Her Television Debut In 2009 Emilia Clarke first appeared on TV in 2009, playing Saskia Mayer in an episode of the soap opera "Doctors."

Her Father Was A Sound Engineer Clarke's father was a sound engineer in the entertainment industry, while her mother is a vice president at a management consultancy group.

She Graduated From The Drama Centre London Clarke graduated from the prestigious Drama Centre London in 2009, joining the ranks of notable alumni like Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth.

She Wasn’t The First Person Chosen To Play Daenerys Tamzin Merchant was initially cast as Daenerys Targaryen before Emilia Clarke took over the role.

She Owns A Home In The United States In 2016, Clarke bought a $4.64 million home in Los Angeles, featuring a 30-foot swimming pool.