Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke is still working on how she enjoys the show's controversial finale. The episode created a storm of negative reactions from fans, and even author George R.R. Martin has tried to differ from the fallout. For Clarke, the actress admitted that she is still heartbroken over how the beloved fantasy drama ended in Season 8 – though for completely different reasons.
Clarke opens up finale of "Game of Thrones"
Clarke, who portrayed Daenerys Targaryen on the show, revealed that she did not really pay attention to how fans reacted in the days following the finale Game of Thrones .
After playing in the series for eight seasons, Clarke was also
focused on their own emotions to worry about what fans said. But once
dust settled, she felt sorry for all the criticism put on the executive
producers David Benioff and Dan Weiss.
"I was too busy focusing on my own reactions to really pay
too much attention, if any at all, "shared Clarke. “The only thing I do
truly felt sad that David [Benioff] and
Dan [Weiss] is my really good friends, and it is for those I know
heart failure, because it's theirs. "
According to Indie
Wire Clarke added that she understands why Game of Thrones fans
was so disappointed by the final and that with art you will always get it
people who have strong opinions in one way or another.
She also explained how it "sucks" to so many fans
did not like how the show ended, but she also thinks it is impossible to do
satisfy everyone – no matter how they put things.
Clarke also admitted that she is ready to move on with her acting
career and look forward to working on projects that are complete
is different from Game of Thrones .
Currently Clarke is preparing for her upcoming movie, Last Christmas which also plays Henry Golding ( Crazy Rich Asians ). The film was directed by Paul Feig and will open in theaters on November 8.
How much does Clarke know about the negative reactions?
While Clarke knows Benioff and Weiss, she also revealed that
she hasn't Googled herself to see what Game of Thrones fans were thinking
her character is marvelous.
In the finale, fans watched as Daenerys got angry after completely destroying King & # 39; s Landing and killing thousands of innocent people. Jon Snow (Kit Harington) stopped his rage by killing her in front of the Iron Throne.
Many fans didn't like how Daenerys story ended, especially
after rooting for her for the past seven seasons.
But for Clarke, the actress revealed that she says far from it
online forum and have zero interest in what people are saying about her character,
good or bad.
Given all the setback Game of Thrones got in his
last season, this is probably a wise decision on her part.
Although the show was blown up by fans, TV Academy was
still nominated it for several Emmys.
In fact, Peter Dinklage took home another Emmy for his part as Tyrion Lannister, while several of his co-stars received Emmy nominations, including Clarke, Sophie Turner, Lena Headey, Harington, Alfie Allen, Maisie Williams, Carice van Houten , Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Gwendoline Christie.
Game of Thrones also won Emmy for outstanding drama series, cementing its place as one of the most rewarded dramas of all time.
Clarke opens new project
While fans still express their frustration, Clarke has
went on to a completely different project.
In Last Christmas Clarke plays a character named Kate who
is facing problems arising from a recent life-threatening illness
In a new interview, Clarke opened up about the new part and
revealed that it was a little weird to play a character who had similar lives
experiences like themselves.
For those who do not know, Clarke experienced two brain aneurysms
during her life and know exactly how it feels to hit one
Apart from her close connection to the character, Clarke
explained how she accepted the role as soon as she learned that Emma Thompson
had written the story. She also loved the idea of working with Fieg and could
not be happier with how the movie turned out.
While Clarke had many good years with Game of Thrones she called movies Last Christmas as the best shoot of her entire career.
Fans can see Emilia Clarke on big screens when Last Christmas opens in theaters on November 8.