"When I was in my teens, I thought, ‘Would I like to try and work hard at being an actor, or do I want to work hard at doing something musical?’ Acting won out, but I do really enjoy those moments where I get to just belt something out."

On Set of Game of Thrones S5

"I relate to [Dany] more and more, oddly enough. Every season I find more depth to her as a character and, within that, finding more depth in myself. She’s definitely grown and continues to grow from a girl into a woman, and me too, so we’re in it together."

Anonymous SAID:
'milly' is emilia's nickname?

Yes :)

There’s so much talent out there, and I want to go out and find it and work with it. That’s my naive optimistic aim.

Emilia Clarke outtake from WSJ Magazine | photographed by Lachlan Bailey