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According to the star, she “really wanted” the Game of Thrones role and was particularly upset when she didn’t get it.
“I got a no for that and then that’s when I was like, ‘Oh, this is really difficult,’” Millie shared.
However, after almost quitting acting, she went on an audition for a “Netflix show called Montauk” – which later became Stranger Things.
“I auditioned and two months later they got back to us and said, ‘Hey we’d love to Skype with you,’ and I Skyped with them, and the rest is history,” she smiled. “Montauk was definitely the one that kind of gave me that hope of doing it all again.”