"The fact that [my grandmother] had to hide her skin color, essentially, and try desperately to fit in with everyone else must've been incredibly hard", the 31-year-old actress said.
"It f--ed me up... knowing that is going to be a lasting flavor in someone's mouth of what Daenerys is..."
"It fucked me up", she says ominously of the last time we'll see the show's most iconic hero. We have learned that Emilia Clarke has already shot her very last scene as the much-loved character, Daenerys Targaryen!
"I'll tell him, 'Kit, stop being a d**k - stop being so grumpy, ' like I would with my brother", Clarke, who is also friends with Leslie, says of her and Harington's playful banter on set.
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Emilia Clarke beat David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to the punch when it comes to joining up with Lucasfilm when she joined the cast of Solo. Indeed, the interview reveals that Clarke was "relieved" by the film's failure, since it meant she would not have to return for any sequels.
However, when it came to what Daenerys will actually do in season 8, Clarke was less forthcoming with specifics, although she did hint at something unexpected. "When it was good news, I just started screaming and he started screaming". "So I sort of think that has surpassed even Star Wars top secret-ness, if that's a word?"
Queen Daenerys Targaryen has the kind of dragon-filled adventures on Game of Thrones the rest of us can only dream of.
As a matter of fact, Emilia Clarke told the outlet that her Game of Thrones cohort, Alan Taylor was "eaten and chewed up on Terminator. No one had a good time", she noted.
"For whatever reason - probably because I was so scared - I couldn't manage to get out 'Your Royal Highness, '" she recalled before cringing and laughing. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and risky criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga's most unlikely heroes.