There was lots of battle to be the Targaryen queen (Image: Rex)
Pleased Demise Day star Jessica Rothe has revealed she auditioned for Emilia Clarke’s Daenerys Targaryen position in Game Of Thrones – and utterly messed it up.
The actress, who has appeared in Amazon’s Utopia and La La Land, has spoken out about her ‘position that obtained away’, as a result of on the time she had subsequent to no thought what she was auditioning for.
Talking with Style Caster, Jessica revealed: ‘I auditioned to play Daenerys on Sport of Thrones. I didn’t even get a callback. It was so inexperienced and so new.
‘They didn’t even have me use a British accent. They didn’t give us a script. I had no thought what was happening!’
‘I used to be like, “Who’s this lady with violet eyes who talks to dragons?” After which minimize to Sport of Thrones is the most important factor on TV.
‘I believe the lady moving into earlier than me was dressed all in leather-based. I used to be in a T-shirt and denims.’
Jessica has since gone on to star in Pleased Demise Day (Image: Getty)
Hey, perhaps she may very well be reconsidered for the brand new Targaryen prequel, House Of The Dragon, as an alternative?
It appears the Colorado-born star could not have been destined to be the Mom Of Dragons, with British star Emilia ultimately changing into iconic within the position.
However are you able to think about how completely different it might’ve been if she’d been signed up?!
Emilia Clarke was ultimately given the position (Image: HBO)
As an alternative, Jessica has turn out to be a modern-day horror film last lady because the sassy and decided Tree – who retains discovering herself waking up on her birthday having been murdered, and reliving it over and over.
Jessica added that she wasn’t bitter about lacking out on a job of a lifetime, because it meant she obtained to get pleasure from Sport Of Thrones as a fan.
‘As superb as it might have been to be on that present, if I had been in it, one thing would have been taken away from me,’ she defined.
‘From my enjoyment of watching and attending to expertise the zeitgeist, popular culture phenomenon of all of it.’
Sport Of Thrones airs on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV within the UK.