Emilia Clarke is a popular English actress who is well-known for her role in the HBO series entitled Game of Thrones. She earned three nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for her Outstanding Supporting Actress in the HBO Series. She starred in several films in different categories including science fiction, the romance film, and the anthology film. She won various awards and nominations during her career. To know more about the net worth of Emilia Clarke in 2019, keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Emilia Isabelle Euphemia Rose Clarke is the real name of Emilia Clarke who was born on October 23, 1986, in London to her parents Jennifer Clarke and her husband. Her father served as a theatre sound engineer, while her mother is the director of a charity organization called The Anima Foundation.
She grew up in Berkshire along with her older brother. After seeing the musical Show Boat, Clark fell in love with acting at the age of three. She completed her schooling from Rye St Antony School and St Edward’s School in 2005. She got enrolled in Drama Center London and completed her graduation in 2009.
Clarke was in a relationship with Set MacFarlane who is a comedian and filmmaker during the year 2012. However, the relationship doesn’t long for more than six months. Even after the separation, Clarke still remained as friends with MacFarlane. In 2015, Clarke dated Jai Courtney for a couple of months.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Clarke started her acting career in the year 2009, by playing a guest starring role on the episode of the British soap opera named Doctors. Her early works include two plays at St. Edwards and ten plays at Drama Centre London.
In 2010, Clarke was chosen for the character of Daenerys Targaryen in the HBO fantasy series entitled Game of Thrones. The show was debuted in April 2011, and her performance earned positive reviews and also won the EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama in 2011.
She was picked up by the network quickly for the second season. In 2012, Clarke starred in Spike Island and Shackled. Later she played the role of Holly Golightly in a Broadway production of Breakfast at Tiffany’s. In the same year, she also appeared in Dom Hemingway alongside Jude Law.
She also started her venture into movies as well and starred in a number of films including Terminator Genisys, Voice from the Stone, and Me Before You.
She went on performing in several films and won various awards and nominations during her career. Clarke was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards and six Screen Actor Guild Awards. Clarke won the Empire Hero Award and a Scream Award under the category of Breakout Performance Female.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Emilia Clarke is more than $20 million. She made all this fortune by becoming the most popular actress in America. Her salary per episode of Games of Thrones is over $1.1 million. Her appearances in various commercials and film projects helped her to earn more. She received a yearly income of $8 million. She owns a big house costs $4.64 million in California which she purchased in 2016.
Besides being talented and beautiful, she is an independent lady who is strongly a supporter of feminism. She was not only an actor but also voiced the role of Bridget in an episode of Robot Chicken. It has been stated, currently, Clarke is playing the role of Qi’ra in the upcoming movie entitled Solo: A Star Wars Story.