Marvel Cinematic Universe star Elizabeth Olsen just lately revealed that she auditioned for a serious function on Recreation of Thrones. When catching up with The Hollywood Reporter, the actress admitted she had tried out for the a part of Daenerys Targaryen — a task made well-known by Emilia Clarke.
Sadly, it appears to be like like that audition didn't go too nicely both, as Olsen famous that she bombed.
"I auditioned for, like, the assistant to the casting director in a small room in New York with only a digicam on me and them studying the script. I used to be doing the Khaleesi speech when she comes out of the fireplace. It was terrible. I didn’t get a callback."
This wasn't the primary time Olsen commented on her botched Recreation of Thrones audition, both. Again in 2019, when showing on Dwell with Kelly and Ryan, the WandaVision star stated the expertise was so unhealthy that she wished she had stopped the audition midway.
"I ought to have [stopped it]. I feel I’d now. I'd be, 'I don't assume I'm going to do that any justice… hopefully, name me again at a distinct time for one thing else."
Regardless of not nabbing a task within the now-iconic present, Olsen was nonetheless capable of make a reputation for herself by securing a task in 2014's blockbuster Godzilla. One 12 months later, she would turn into Wanda Maximoff in Avengers: Age of Ultron, and the remainder is historical past.
It seems Olsen isn't the one MCU star who completely blew their Recreation of Thrones audition. Mahershala Ali — set to play Blade — revealed on Jimmy Kimmel Dwell in 2017 that he bombed when he learn for the a part of Xaro Xhoan Daxos. "That was one of many worst auditions of my life," he stated. Regardless of the uncooked expertise that Olsen and Ali possess, it appears to be like like generally auditions are simply as terrifying as they appear to be.
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