Emilia Clarke is an English actress best known for her role in the HBO series ‘Game of Thrones.’ The daughter of a theatre sound engineer, she was exposed to the world of acting at an early age. She studied at the Drama Centre London and acted in several stage productions including ‘Breakfast at Tiffany's’. She made her television debut with a guest role in an episode of the English soap opera ‘Doctors’. She later went on to play her breakthrough role as Daenerys Targaryen in the fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’ for which she earned several awards and nominations. Venturing into movies as well, Clarke starred in a number of films such as ‘Terminator Genisys’, ‘Me Before You’ and 'Voice from the Stone’. She would soon be seen in the upcoming Star Wars anthology titled ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’. Clarke was once voted ‘the most desirable woman in the world’ by AskMen readers and also named ‘Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive’ in 2015. Besides being beautiful and talented, she is a strong and independent lady who is a proud supporter of feminism. On the International Women's Day 2017, the English actress published an op-ed in ‘HuffPost UK’ stating her views on feminism and gender equality.