Emilia Clarke says ‘M.O.M.’ comedian e book began as ‘foolish concept’ with mates
Emilia Clarke says her M.O.M.: Mom of Insanity comedian e book began as a “foolish concept” with mates.
The 34-year-old actress mentioned the mission throughout Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Present starring Jimmy Fallon.
Clarke co-wrote M.O.M. with Marguerite Bennett. The three-issue series follows Maya, a single mother who discovers she has superpowers and makes use of them to tackle a bunch of human traffickers.
On The Tonight Present, Clarke mentioned the thought got here to her throughout an evening out.
“So it was only a foolish concept. It was a foolish dialog that occurred in a automotive on our solution to a gig with mates,” Clarke mentioned. “And we had been like, ‘Yeah, would not it’s humorous if there was a superhero who wasn’t good and who was only a large mess like us?'”
“And I used to be like, ‘That may be actually humorous.’ And, like, was anxious. That may be actually humorous,” she added. “After which I went residence simply wrote that.”
Clarke mentioned she wrote about 50 pages of fabric and located the primary character simply poured out of her onto the web page.
“And I did all the opposite characters and simply a whole lot of — There was a whole lot of materials that was prepared to come back out,” she mentioned. “And, uh — And now it is right here. And it is an actual factor.”
The primary challenge of M.O.M.: Mom of Insanity was revealed Wednesday by Picture Comics.
On The Tonight Present, Clarke additionally mentioned becoming a member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as one of many stars of the brand new series Secret Invasion.
“I am fairly certain we are able to say it is referred to as Secret Invasion,” Clarke mentioned earlier than jokingly including, “However I am already scared.”
“The primary folks I spoke to from Marvel had been their safety group,” she added. “And I’m satisfied there’s a man exterior my home. There’s been a automotive parked there for a very long time. And I swear to god, he is undercover.”
Clarke additionally performed a game the place she recited Olivia Rodrigo’s track “good 4 u” whereas utilizing completely different accents.
Clarke is finest identified for enjoying Daenerys Targaryen on the HBO series Sport of Thrones. She most not too long ago appeared within the 2019 movie Final Christmas.