Emilia Clarke is greatest referred to as Daenerys Targaryen from Game of Thrones, however she’s taken on all kinds of roles outdoors of that, from Qi’ra in Solo: A Star Wars Story to the lead within the rom-com Me Before You. Now, we’re about to see her tackle one thing she by no means has earlier than: a Southern accent.
Clarke stars within the upcoming true-crime thriller Above Suspicion, the place she goes from the excessive skies of Westeros to a small rural city in Kentucky. Clarke’s character, Susan Smith, turns into concerned an FBI agent when he involves city, and issues spiral out from there. Check out the trailer:
Although the movie wrapped manufacturing again in 2017, it’s solely now getting a U.S. launch. The film is popping out on May 14 in choose theaters and on digital. It’ll be out there on DVD and Blu-Ray on May 18.
Who does Emilia Clarke play in Above Suspicion?
The film relies on true occasions, and Clarke’s character is on the coronary heart of it. Susan Smith is raring to flee her small-town life in Kentucky stuffed with medicine and crime, so when rookie FBI agent Mark Putnam (Jack Huston) recruits Susan to be an informant in a high-profile case, she jumps on the probability.
The two begin having an affair, which leads them each down a really harmful path. I’m telling you guys, that is Emilia Clarke like we’ve by no means seen earlier than.
Alongside Clarke and Huston, Johnny Knoxville (Jackass), Chris Mulkey (Captain Phillips), Kevin Dunn (Warrior) and others additionally star. Above Suspicion is directed by Philip Noyce (Salt, Clear and Present Danger).
It might have taken a number of years to get to the States, however I believe many followers can be excited to see Clarke stretch her talents in a brand new approach.
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