• Emilia Clarke of ‘Game of Thrones’ is Esquire’s Sexiest Woman Alive

    British actress Emilia Clarke is Esquire’s Sexiest Woman Alive 2015. This is the gorgeous balance of Emilia Clarke,” explains writer Benjamin Markovits regarding her appeal. On Game of Thrones, Clarke’s Khaleesi is so fierce that she has her own kingdom in addition to three baby dragons. I know she’s short and round and brown, but I’d like you to see her.” Turns out, she explains, the casting director was looking for someone beyond cookie cutter descriptions: “[S]omeone who could grow before your eyes in one season, who could gather strength and show vulnerability, they wanted the arc…” Emilia Clarke was called “short and round and brown” by her agent.