Washington D. As reported by Fox News, the actor opened up to The Sun about the backlash and said that she was pregnant when the scene was filmed, so she used a body double for a sequence, in which a cult forced her to walk through the streets naked. To do my job, I allow myself to be really vulnerable. She disclosed how playing Cerci, in , helped her sail through the trauma of divorce from Peter Loughran- her husband of six years. Expressing sadness over the end of the much-awaited series, Headey said she will miss the show but would be eager to strip herself off the "the itchy turnip," the cropped wig.
'Game of Thrones' star Lena Headey hates fan backlash to nude scene
'Game of Thrones' star Lena Headey reacts to the backlash on her nude scene
Cersei Lannister's Walk of Shame: one of the most memorable, emotionally reverberant scenes of Game of Thrones ' season 5. Lena Headey's Cersei; this power-driven woman, seemingly unconquerable in her ruthlessness, despicable in her amorality. Yet, when forced under the punishment of adultery to walk naked through the streets of King's Landing, a new side was unveiled. Suddenly, she became vulnerable; pride was her throne, and to be so brutally robbed of it found so many viewers discovering a new empathy for the brutal queen. And, then there were the viewers seemingly more invested in whether Headey's body onscreen was her own; with the swift realisation the actor had utilised a body double for the sequence's complete nudity.
Game Of Thrones' Lena Headey says she was 'driven' by THOSE graphic nude scenes
By Laura Fox For Mailonline. It came as Lena also admitted that she battled postnatal depression during filming for the first season of the HBO epic, which begins its final season on Sunday. Lena's character Cersei Lannister is no stranger to a naked scene or two, having featured in numerous romantic clinches throughout her seven series' on the show. But the star said she's never had a problem with filming the graphic scenes, telling the publication: 'I've done nudity.
How The Walk of Shame was made: Actress breaks silence on their brave 3-day performance. Seven finalists were then flown to Belfast to meet with producers, including Van Cleave, an American who has landed theater and minor roles since she was 5, but had never previously performed a nude scene. She also opted out of the casting process for her double. EW was on the Thrones set when the sequence was filmed. Yet there were some rough moments, too.