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Did the Funky Chicken land Emilia Clarke her 'Game of Thrones' role?
Did the Funky Chicken land Emilia Clarke her 'Game of Thrones' role?

One of the breakout stars of HBO's "Game of Thrones" is Emilia Clarke, who plays the blond-haired "Mother of Dragons," Daenerys Targaryen, on the hit series. While Clarke's acting chops are not in question, one does have to wonder how an actress fresh out of drama school landed such an important role. On Wednesday night's "Tonight Show," she may have given us a big clue. Talking to Jimmy Fallon, Clarke discussed her audition for the role, which involved doing multiple scenes in front of "Game of Thrones" show runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, as well as many executives from HBO. Clarke said she was anxious, but she managed to get...

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