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Gwendoline Christie: I never expected women who looked like me to appear in mainstream entertainment

September 17, 2019

Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie says she never expected women who looked like her to appear in mainstream entertainment.

The actress, who played the powerful knight Brienne, has told GQ Style “so many women come up to [her] and talk about what it means to feel represented outside of the constraints of conventional society.”