This ‘Game of Thrones’ actress shared a makeup-free photo, and people are loving it


Nathalie Emmanuel — who plays Missandei on “Game of Thrones” — caught our attention when she wore cobalt blue lipstick for the “Game of Thrones” panel at San Diego Comic-Con. But it’s her latest — completely makeup-free — look on Instagram that’s really making waves.


On Sunday, the actress uploaded a close-up photo of her face without any makeup on social media.

This is my face. Taken on a @leica_camera taken by @harriet.a.jones #myface #asitis #closeup

A post shared by Nathalie Emmanuel (@nathalieemmanuel) on Jan 28, 2018 at 12:54pm PST on 

Emmanuel captioned her photo, “This is my face,” and included the hashtags, “#myface #asitis #closeup.”

Fans seem to appreciate her show of confidence and honesty in the photo.

“You’re beautiful and strong,” one Instagram user wrote in the comments, while another thanked the actress “for being vulnerable.” Someone else pointed out that she is “perfectly imperfect,” and added: “I love this picture because you show yourself how you are and today not everyone does it.”

So far, Emmanuel’s photo has over 228,000 likes at the time of this post — a clear indication that, whether she’s wearing bright blue lipstick or no makeup at all, her confidence is an inspiration to her fans.