Lily Allen has revealed that she turned down the role of princess Yara Greyjoy (now played by Gemma Whelan) in the TV series Game of Thrones, playing opposite her brother, Alfie because it felt too much like incest.
Allen recently explained her rationale during a Reddit Ask Me Anything:
"They asked me if I'd be interested in playing Theon's sister. I felt uncomfortable because I would have had to go on a horse and he would have touched me up and shit. Once they told me what was entailed, I said no thanks."
Despite turning down the part, Allen said she'd still be "open to" appearing on Game of Thrones. She would just prefer "a musical cameo like Sigur Rós".
We love this colorful, 44" pop portrait of Lily Allen by JayShells (above).
That's her name… don't wear it out. Limited edition, signed and numbered print by dosecreative on etsy.
Hey Lily, you have something in your eye. Trippy matte print by ColorsofApril.
Lily has an adorable case of bedhead in this limited edition print by dosecreative.
A Lily Allen cartoon needs to happen; and she needs to look like this. Art Print by WonkyBananaStudios.
In case you were curious to see what Lily Allen would look like wearing a Jean Paul Gaultier dress. Print by DesiredIllustrations.