All TV shows must die though with an ending comes the pressure to wrap things up in a satisfying way. Game of Thrones is no exception, especially given the fact we have no source material that reveals who will end up on the Iron Throne – if anybody. With that in mind, star Emilia Clarke has. m Followers, Following, Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from @emilia_clarke. British actress Emilia Clarke was born in London and grew up in Berkshire, England. Her father is a theatre sound engineer and her mother is a businesswoman. Her father was working on a theatre production of "Show Boat" and her mother took her along to the performance. This is when, at the age of 3.