The Game of Thrones fame Emilia Clarke is apparently now all about “no game of phones.” The actress has now decided to charge fans for taking selfies with her. In 2019 she “vowed” not to take selfies with fans, after a fan reportedly approached her during a panic attack.
Now the fans who want a meet-and-greet or to talk to Emilia will have to pay £400, while those who just want a picture with her at the Dream It Fest fan convention in London next month have to pay £150.
Who is Emilia Clarke
Emilia Clarke is an English actress who is widely renowned for her role as Daenerys Targaryen in HBO’s Game of Thrones.She made her television debut from BBC drama series Doctors. Her first major role was in The game of thrones which transformed her acting career. The show ran from April 2011 until May 2019, with Clarke portraying Daenerys throughout all eight seasons.
Emila Clarke’ Net Worth
The net worth of Emilia Clarke is estimated to be around $20 million. The sources of her income are mainly her acting projects, advertisements and endorsements.
Her earnings from GOT
Emilia’s net earnings from Game of Thrones is likely more than $30 millions. For the final two seasons of Game of Thrones, 14 episodes that aired between July 2017 and May 2019, Emilia Clarke’s salary was reportedly $1.1 million per episode which totals to $14.3 million. Those per episode salaries of GOT are currently the sixth highest amount any actor has ever earned on a TV show.
Emilia Clarke other works
She made her Broadway debut as Holly Golightly in the 2013 play Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Clarke’s first film role was in the short film Shackled (2012) featured in the 2020 Amazon Prime Video horror anthology series Murder Manual.Her other movie roles include Sarah Connor in the science fiction film Terminator Genisys (2015), Qi’ra in the Star Wars film Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), and the romantic films Me Before You (2016) and Last Christmas (2019).
She reportedly became one of the highest-paid actors on television, earning between £1.2 and £2 million per episode of Game of Thrones.She received worldwide recognition and a number of awards, including an Empire Award, a Saturn Award, nominations for four Primetime Emmy Awards and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a place on the Time 100 in 2019.
Emilia Clarke advertisements and endorsements
In 2015, luxury goods company “Dior” signed Clarke as the face of the “Rose des Vents” jewelry collection. In 2018, “Dolce & Gabbana” announced her as the brand ambassador for the fragrance “The Only One”. She also appeared on an advertisement for the perfume. Clinique, the Cosmetics company, announced Clarke as their first global ambassador in early 2020.
Emilia is also deeply involved in the charity. It is to be noted that Clarke had to undergo a major brain surgery due to a ruptured aneurysm in 2011 and 2013. She has worked to raise awareness and funds for brain disorders.
Several organizations have selected Clarke as a celebrity ambassador. In 2019, Emilia founded the charity organization “SameYou,” which helps young people who have suffered from strokes or brain injuries. She has raised more than £200,000 for the charity through several fundraisers. For her philanthropic works, Clarke received the American Brain Foundation’s Public Leadership in Neurology award in 2020.
Real estate transactions
In 2016, Emilia purchased a mansion worth $4.64 million in Venice Beach, California. The 2,817 square foot mansion has sliding glass doors, floor-to-ceiling bookcases, and a 30-foot swimming pool. In 2018, Clarke put the home on the rental market for $25,000 per month in 2018. She further listed this home for sale in August 2020 for just under $5 million. In 2016, she has reportedly purchased a 6-bedroom home in the Hampstead area of London for £8 million.
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