Emilia Clarke claims Game Of Thrones co-star Kit Harington was ‘arrogant’ about flying the dragon and reveals sex scenes were ‘awkward’ to film because her BROTHER is a cameraman
Emilia Clarke discussed Kit Harington’s arrogance about flying the dragon in Game Of Thrones during an interview with Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday.
And the 32-year-old also revealed just how awkward it was for her to film sex scenes for the popular show, as her brother works in the camera department.
Talking about how she felt about her character’s nephew Jon Snow, (Kit), flying one of her dragons, she said: ‘I feel weird about it, I’m not going to lie.’
Something to say: Emilia Clarke told Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday that her Game Of Thrones co-star Kit Harington was ‘arrogant’ about flying the dragon
Ouch! She said she had learned that men riding a dragon is ‘a whole other thing’ compared to a woman, as it’s a ‘little more uncomfortable for them’ because of their manhoods
Emilia has been playing Daenerys Targaryen on the hit HBO show since its premiere in 2011.
Jimmy asked if she had to teach Kit, but she said he was over-confident about his abilities. ‘He was kind of arrogant about it,’ said Emilia.
She said she had learned that men riding a dragon is ‘a whole other thing’ compared to a woman, as it’s a ‘little more uncomfortable for them’.
Hit show: The 32-year-old English actress has been playing Daenerys Targaryen on Game Of Thrones since its premiere in 2011
‘Oh, because of the human testicles,’ Jimmy said.
‘He looked really pained,’ laughed Emilia who wore a sparkling purple sequined vest and long brown skirt on the talk show.
The actress also shared that her brother works on the camera department on Game Of Thrones.
‘It gets pretty tricky when filming love scenes,’ she said.
Felt weird: Emilia admitted that it felt ‘weird’ seeing Jon riding her dragon
The eighth and final six-episode season of Game Of Thrones premiered April 14 and the series will conclude May 19.
The recent third episode showing the Battle of Winterfell at 82 minutes was the longest of the series.
‘Episode five is bigger,’ Emilia told Jimmy.
Fifth episode: The English actress gave viewers advanced warning about episode five
‘Find the biggest TV you can,’ she added.
The actress revealed that the third episode was filmed over 55 nights.
‘What you saw was really what it was like shooting it. You saw blood and mud and angry screaming people,’ she said.
Purple power: Emilia wore a sparkling purple vest and long brown skirt
Fan favorite: The actress flashed her cute smile outside the chat show studio
‘It was amazing we didn’t actually kill anyone. It was extraordinary,’ she added.
Emilia also revealed that her friends don’t watch the HBO show and she flubbed her first encounter with Beyonce.
She recalled meeting the singing superstar at an Oscars after-party.
Polka dots: Emilia also was spotted in a polka dot dress outside the studio
‘She voluntarily came up to me, open-faced. I just messed it up. She was clearly a fan and I ruined it,’ Emilia said.
Emilia said she was unable to speak and only a ‘noise’ came out of her mouth.
She said that she’d like another chance to meet Beyonce.
‘I love her. I absolutely love her. It breaks my heart how much I messed it up,’ Emilia said.
Game Of Thrones will return Sunday on HBO for its fourth episode of the final season.
Family affair: Emilia also shared that her brother works on the camera department on Game Of Thrones