Natalie Dormer thinks ‘Game of Thrones’ has equal-opportunity objectification
Imagine a Noah’s Ark of nudity in television and movies. For every naked woman, there is a naked man populating the screen, standing up to sexism with his junk.
Natalie Dormer is living in that world
Dormer is best known for playing the scheming Margaery Tyrell, who uses her sexuality to obtain power, on Game of Thrones. Now she’s starring as the titular character in the BBC period piece The Scandalous Lady W and discussing GoT‘s frequent nudity in recent interviews
“My personal experience has been to work on phenomenal jobs in which the men are objectified as much as the women,” she told Radio Times. “Actors suffer from it, too…It’s a visual medium, so to a certain extent you get judged on the way you look.” Read more…