Khaleesi Emilia Clark BLASTS Critics Who Call Game Of Thrones Sexist — See Her Defense Of The Show's 'Depiction Of Women'!
But if there's one person who's tired of the critics saying the HBO fantasy hit is sexist, it's the show's most powerful character — who also happens to be a woman — Daenerys Targaryen.
The last time we saw the Mother of Dragons, she was surrounded by a swarm of Dothraki soldiers in the season five finale.
And even though Emilia Clarke says her character is "back to square one, feeling like a slave – simply for being a woman" — the actress argues the show proves women can have many different forms of power, and still exude bravery and strength.
In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Clarke weighed in on the controversy surrounding GoT's treatment of women, saying: