Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke Won’t Watch ‘House of the Dragon’

Shifting on. Emilia Clarke revealed that her days of fireside and blood are over after Sport of Thrones, and he or she has no plans to look at Home of the Dragon.

“No! Are you able to [forgive me]?” Clarke, 36, informed Selection on Friday, January 20 when requested about watching HBO’s Targaryen-centric spinoff. The prequel sequence began in August 2022 by stating it takes place 172 years earlier than Clarke’s character, Daenerys Targaryen, was born. It focuses on her ancestors once they had the Iron Throne.

“It’s too bizarre. I’m so completely satisfied it’s taking place. I’m over the moon about all of the awards,” Clarke added, referring to the present’s Golden Globe win for Greatest Tv Sequence — Drama earlier this month. “I simply can’t do it. It’s so bizarre. It’s so unusual. It’s sort of like somebody saying, ‘You need to go to this college reunion that’s not your 12 months? Wish to go to that college reunion?’ That’s the way it feels. I’m avoiding it.”

Although she hasn’t seen the sequence, she did supply some phrases of knowledge to star Emma D’Arcy.

“Yeah. I imply, so Miguel Sapochnik, one of many co-showrunners, he set me up on a date with, so to talk, with Emilia Clarke,” the star, 30, informed forward of the fantasy drama’s August debut.

“God, she was so beneficiant. She gave me hours and he or she was so candid,” they defined. “And she or he spoke to all areas of that have. And, I feel, very cleverly, held some stuff again. Stuff to do with the discharge … However I feel she was gently getting ready me for the unbelievable stamina that this job requires and type of priming me for battle, truly, and, yeah, superb particular person.”

Whereas Clarke isn’t attempting to look again, her former co-star Package Harrington is getting ready to return to Westeros. He’ll reprise the character of Jon Snow in a derivative sequence. When viewers final noticed the Targaryen-Stark inheritor, he was despatched to the Wall for killing Daenerys.

“I feel for those who requested him, he would’ve felt he acquired off evenly,” Harington, 36, informed the viewers at a December Sport of Thrones conference in Los Angeles by way of Leisure Weekly. “On the finish of the present after we discover him in that cell, he’s getting ready to be beheaded and he desires to be. He’s achieved. The actual fact he goes to the Wall is the best present and in addition the best curse.”

The Eternals star continued, “He’s gotta return as much as the place with all this historical past and dwell out his life eager about how he killed Dany, and dwell out his life eager about Ygritte dying in his arms, and dwell out his life eager about how he hung Olly, and dwell out his life eager about all of this trauma, and that … that’s attention-grabbing.”

He concluded by teasing, “I feel the place we go away him on the finish of the present, there’s all the time this sense of like … I feel we wished some sort of little smile that issues are OK. He’s not OK.”

The Jon Snow spinoff continues to be in improvement whereas Home of the Dragon has been renewed for season 2.