“GOT table read had more emotion than the actual scene”: Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke’s Reaction After Learning the Game of Thrones Ending For the First Time Will Make Your Day

Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke's raw reaction to the Game of Thrones finale during a table read speaks louder than the actual scene itself.

"GOT table read had more emotion than the actual scene": Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke's Reaction After Learning the Game of Thrones Ending For the First Time Will Make Your Day

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  • Many fans criticized that Game of Thrones' ending lacked emotional weight and provided insufficient character closure.
  • Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke's reaction to learning that Jon Snow would have to kill Daenerys is priceless.
  • Fans on social media expressed that watching the actor's reaction to the ending was more hurtful than the actual series scene.
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Starring an ensemble cast including Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke, the HBO series Game of Thrones ran successfully for eight seasons before it came to an end in 2019. The series was praised for its story, complex characters, and the cast’s performance and went on to be one of the most popular shows all around the world. However, the show somehow failed to land with a satisfactory ending, as many criticized it for lacking emotional weight and not giving characters a proper closure.

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But when it comes to behind-the-scenes, fans have surely been delighted with Harington and Clarke’s reaction when they learned about the series finale during their table read.

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Kit Harington And Emilia Clarke’s Priceless Reaction to Game of Thrones Ending

Game of Thrones’ final episode features Bran Stark being chosen as the new ruler of the Six Kingdoms. Jon Snow ends up being sent to the Night’s Watch after he kills Daenerys Targaryen. Sansa becomes the Queen of the North, while Arya sets off on a journey to explore lands west of Westeros.

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Game of Thrones series finale

And Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke’s reaction to learning that Jon Snow would have to kill Daenerys is priceless. A behind-the-scenes clip from The Last Watch features the cast’s reaction, as the Eternals actor held his head in his hands, shocked to learn that his character would be killing his love interest.

The Daenerys Targaryen actress tries to make her co-star laugh, pulling faces before she sinks into her chair. Harington, however, seemed to get emotional as the narrators say, “He looks down at what he’s done, terrible and necessary. End of Game Of Thrones.”

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Kit Harington's reaction to the series finale in HBO's The Last Watch
Kit Harington’s reaction to the series finale in The Last Watch

Fans have been heavily touched by the actor’s reaction to the documentary, as they shared that the Game of Thrones finale table read seemed to hold more emotions than the actual scene in the series.

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Fans Captivated by Cast’s Reaction to Game of Thrones Ending

Fans of the HBO series Game of Thrones have been very open about how bad the show’s ending was. Although they were quite captivated by Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke’s reaction to the ending they did not forget to point out how bad it actually was.

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One fan said, “GOT table read had more emotion than the actual scene.” Fans all over social media shared their reaction, as they said that watching the actor’s reaction to the ending was way more hurtful than watching the actual scene in the series.

Others also joked that his reaction was to how badly the writers concluded the series instead of his character’s ill-fated love story with Daenerys Targaryen. Fans also stated everyone at the table seemed to be cringing at the ending, stating that they probably did not like the way the makers concluded the story as well.

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Laxmi Rajput is a writer at Fandomwire. She finished her Post Graduation in Broadcast Journalism and worked as a Business News writer for a year. But her interest in entertainment and pop culture compelled her to find a way towards Entertainment Journalism. She has worked across various fields and has 2 years of experience in content writing. She likes reading, music, movies, and traveling. She aspires to become a fiction writer in the future.