Daenerys Targaryen no longer will shout “Dracarys”. There will be No reunions or deslealtades. Not forged alliances, nor is tejerán ins and outs of political between the walls of the Red Keep (The Red Fortress).
After eight years, Game of Thrones put this Sunday, a point and end to an epic story. And you have liked more or less the outcome of their followers, it will take time to see a blockbuster that awakens so many passions as the death battle for the Iron Throne.
Like the parting has been difficult for the 43 million fans that followed the series for nearly a decade, to their protagonists has been hard to say goodbye to a few characters who agitated and revolutionized their lives, and that will be forever part of them.
Two of the female protagonists have written, emotional and heartfelt words of farewell. For none of them the path up to here was easy. While the actress who gave life to Khaleesi, Emilia Clarke, he suffered two aneurysms that were endangering its life, Sophie Turner -Sansa Stark- he went through a hard depression during the early years of recording.
Emilia Clarke, Mother of Dragons
Choose an actress that gave life to Khaleesi, it was a nightmare to the direction of casting Game of Thrones. After shooting a first chapter, a pilot, realized that the election had been a disaster. Stopped recording, and opened up again the selection process for the role of Daenerys Targaryen.
Actresses like the little sister of the twins Olsen, Elizabeth, or Tazmin Merchant, tried to be done with the character, but they failed to convince the team with his performances.
From London, an actress from a little-known and was presented at the hearing: Emilia Clarke. As she would then, he believed in his talent, but not at all in their possibilities. Were looking for a young woman of 1.70 meters, with curves prominent and blonde. She was brunette, and it measured 1.57 meters. But even so, he decided to try it.
After the first casting of that simple girl and smiling, the producers knew that the young londoner would become on a Khaleesi, dear, strong, and supported for a large part of the public. The chose to.
His life gave a 360º turn, but fate would have prepared battles much more complicated than those dealt in fiction for the Iron Throne. He suffered two aneurysms that were on the verge of causing his death.
With all, many years after the first take, Danny Targaryen is part of Emilia Clarke. Find the words to say goodbye to the character the overwhelmed “because they remained small in comparison with what that the series, and Danny mean to me”, wrote the actress of 32 years.
“The chapter of ‘Mother of dragons’ has returned to my adult life. This woman took all of my heart. I sweated the dragon fire, I have shed many tears for those who left our family ahead of time, and my brain is left dry when trying to make Khaleesi and her words were extraordinary and to do justice to the actions (and names) that gave me”, he added.
As if your health weren’t enough battle, the father of the actress he died of cancer in July of 2016. In his text, he stressed how much I miss it.
‘Game of Thrones’ I has formed as a woman, as an actress and as a human being. I only wish that my dear father were here now to see how far we’ve flown
Also, Emilia Clarke is not missed in your writing the fans of the series, many of whom were outraged yesterday with the fate of Daenerys Targaryen.
“To you, dear fans of the magic, I have to thank her for her eyes fixed to what we have done, and what I have done with a character that was already in the hearts of many before putting on the wig silver, of dreams. Without you there is no us. And now our watch has ended”, concluded with modesty and sincerity, the actress.
Sophie Turner, Queen in the North
“It all started to go downhill when I got to puberty, at the age of 17. My metabolism was slowing down and I started to gain weight. Added to this was the cruelty of the social networks, and that was when it really hit me”.
The security that in the past few seasons have conveyed Sansa Stark to the entire audience, not always accompanied to her actress, Sophie Turner. When it premiered Game of Thrones she was only 15 years old. All that has happened since then, far surpassed that.
“I just believed. He said: yes, I have grains. I’m fat. I am a bad actress. I was going to dress a bunch of times to ask me estrechasen even more the corset. I became very critical of myself”, he confessed in an interview for Harper’s Bazaar.
Your physical, your interpretation, your planes and sequences, all of it made her doubt… feel insecure. Overwhelmed by public scrutiny, and by the hardness of the comments from the audience -you laughed at “how big was his nose, his small eyes, or his double chin”- the teenager fell into a deep depression.
“Just cried and cried, while I was changing and I put on the clothes. I said to myself, ‘I can Not do this. I can not leave. There is nothing I want to do,'” he added.
All those criticisms are destructive, achieved the opposite effect to what they were looking for: he learned to love themselves, and helped them to undertake a journey of maturity and self-love today the proud.
Sansa Stark came to his life for revolucionarla full. Together they grew and matured, practically at the same time. And like that Sansa’s innocent and something stupid in the first seasons became the queen of Winterfell after facing abuse, torture and deslealtades, Sophie Turner is made strong and secure after the harsh criticism and insults. For all, and therefore, the actress thanked your character to have accompanied you on the way.
Sansa, thank you for teaching me resilience, courage, and what really is the strength. Thank you for teaching me to be kind and patient, and to lead with love. I grew up with you. I fell in love with it at 13, and now, 10 years later… at 23 I leave you behind, but never let what you taught me.