After his character was removed from the series, Jason Momoa couldn’t find anything to work with and was in debt. “I couldn’t find work. It’s very difficult when you have children,” she confessed.
Jason Momoa revealed that he went through a time when he had nothing to put on the table for his family shortly after playing “Game Of Thrones”.
The actor immediately became famous and won many fans around the world for his role as the impressive Khal Drogo in the first season of the HBO production. But after her character was killed, Momoa lost her job. He confessed in an interview published by InStyle that he had nothing to feed his family. His wife, Lisa Bonet, and their two children, 13-year-old Lola Iolani and 11-year-old Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha, suffered the consequences of his unemployment. 2011.
“I was starving after Game of Thrones. I couldn’t find work. It’s very difficult when you have kids and you’re stuck in debt.”, the actor confessed.
Removed from the scheme at the very peak of success
Over the course of eight seasons, “Game of Thrones” became a phenomenon and turned Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke into stars. The series was, however, inception when Momoa took on the role of Drogo, which she played in ten consecutive episodes. According to the script, Drogo was killed, but Momoa played him in the second season, in flashback scenes.
Jason Momoa left the scene just as “Game Of Thrones” was becoming a global hit and the actor hasn’t received any work for two years.
His next role came in his lesser-known film “Road to Paloma”, which he wrote and directed in 2014.
“Aquaman” saved and enriched him
After starring in the miniseries “The Red Road”, his career sprang up with the role of the blockbuster “Aquaman” which grossed over $ 1.1 billion globally. Momoa then became one of the most sought after actors and got rid of financial problems.
The actor married Lisa Bonet, the ex-wife of rocker Lenny Kravitz, in 2017 after a 12-year relationship, and has a great relationship with Zoë Kravitz (31), the daughter of Lisa’s first marriage.
Momoa can be seen again in SF “Dune”, the adaptation of the novel published by Frank Herbert in 1965. He said he was impressed by the first trailer of the production: “Josh Brolin, Jason Momoa, Javier Bardem and I were thinking, ‘Oh my God. I can’t believe my name is among those names.’ ‘I feel like a child, it’s weird. “
“It’s not an alien versus alien movie, it’s about human tribal conflicts. And greed. Just what we have at home now.”, he told InStyle.
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