Speaking to Dax Shepard for his Armchair Expert podcast this week, Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke pulled the curtain back on what filming nude scenes as Daenerys Targaryen for the show was actually like—especially in the first season, when nudity was a main attraction. But she "came to terms with that" before arriving on the set. As a newcomer in the industry and recent drama school graduate, Clarke said she didn't feel she was in the place to make complaints or demands. Clarke found comfort in filming with costar and on-screen husband Jason Momoa Khal Drogo , who had more experience on film sets and taught her how she should or shouldn't be treated.
Emilia Clarke Says She’s Been Pressured to Do Nude Scenes After ‘Game of Thrones’
Emilia Clarke Pressured Into Nude Scenes After 'Game of Thrones' - Variety
Imagine you're a year-old actress reporting to set for your first- ever major role. Your character's debut scene? Stripping down naked, getting into a bathtub, and preparing to marry a gruff, gigantic stranger. That was the situation Emilia Clarke found herself in after being cast as Game of Thrones ' Danaerys Targaryen back in Then a newcomer she only had a few minor TV roles and a theater school degree , Clarke could have had an uncomfortable experience signing up for sex scenes with full-frontal nudity, but that wasn't the case.
Game of Thrones babe Emilia Clarke strips naked for racy sex scenes in new movie
Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke says she found the nude scenes "hard". Speaking on actor Dax Shepard's podcast , she says she would "cry in the bathroom" before certain scenes - but adds this would have happened "whether there was nudity or not". She thinks it was necessary for the story - but that the show would be "very different" if it was made today. Everything's going to be cool. She added: "I'd been on a film set twice before then and I'm now on a film set completely naked with all of these people, and I don't know what I'm meant to do.
Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke has shed her role of Daenerys Targaryen — and her clothes — for her upcoming movie Above Suspicion, in which she plays a character called Susan Smith. Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke is set to strip naked in her new movie Above Suspicion, after previously speaking out about nude and sex scenes on screen. Some clips from the film have been released, showing that Emilia's character is set to get steamy with the married FBI agent. It's based on a true story and things end in disaster when the scandal rocks the FBI as it leads to an FBI agent being convicted of murder for the first time ever. Emilia is no stranger to shedding the layers on-screen, as her Game of Thrones role of Daenerys Targaryen saw her strip a number of times.