Rumors are circulating that the upcoming Terminator re-boot has Paramount and director Alan Taylor looking at Emilia Clarke and Brie Larson to play Sarah Connor.
It is believed that both actresses have tested for the produces with Emilia Clarke as the favorite. This is not surprising as Alan Taylor, who directed Thor: The Dark World previously worked with the actress on HBO’s Game of Thrones; where she plays the heroine Daenerys Targaryen.
Clarke has demonstrated her commanding presence as the heroine in Game of Thrones, and it is not surprising she is the frontrunner to play Linda Hamilton’s character from James Cameron’s first two Terminator films.
The Terminator reboot is expected for a July, 2015 release.
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