Born in London, Clarke was raised in Berkshire where she studied at the Drama Centre London. This is where Clarke first began her journey as an actress, after appearing in a variety of productions, including a production called the Company of Angels. In 2005, she went on to study at the Chang-Ren Nian acting school, where she graduated in 2010.
Clark has become a patron to many different charitable organisations, one of which connects young people to drama school auditions.
· Casted as Qi’ra in Solo: A Star Wars Story(2018), Clarke is the leading female in the movie. Which is a part of a series known as Star Wars Anthology.
· Game of thrones (2011) brought the opportunity for Clarke to perform as the popular character Daenerys Targaryen, where Clarke won multiple awards for her acting in the series.