In an interview with Net-A-Porter.com, Gwendoline Christie gives some insight into her world as a 6’3″ actress when it comes to fashion, perception, and her role on HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones‘. Christie spoke of the public push for her to play the role of Brienne of Tarth and her excitement to audition for such a role. “I love a challenge,…And I love defying limitation, gender stereotypes and people’s expectations of me as an actress.”, said Christie.
As a 6′ woman myself, Christie’s insight and candor about being a tall woman in the world is fascinating and cathartic. But her presence on screen and as a celebrated actress in the entertainment industry, makes my heart soar! Gwendoline Christie is a class act, and a true talent. Check her out!