Tamzin Merchant: Inside Her Little Known Dating Affair with Boyfriend!

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Tamzin Merchant: Inside Her Little Known Dating Affair with Boyfriend!

'Game of Thrones' is one of the most popular shows worldwide. It is famous for its unpredictability and exciting wars among seven kingdoms for the iron throne.

In the show, one role, in particular, is well received and very popular among fans. Yes, we are talking about the mother of dragons, Khaleesi. The English actress Emilia Clarke plays the blonde unburnt. But let us tell you, Clarke was not the first choice of the directors!

Today we'll be talking about the actress who missed the opportunity of a lifetime, Tamzin Merchant. Besides that, she misses out flaunting her personal life with her fans curious to know more about her.

So let's take a quick peek to find out more about the beautiful actress' personal life! 

Tamzin Merchant's Dating Affair:

Despite hesitating to talk about her relationship in interviews, Tamzin takes the liberty to share her beau's pictures on her social media.

The actress is currently in a loving relationship with her boyfriend, Barney Douglas.

Although the couple is yet to reveal about how they met or how their relationship initiated, they are very much in love with each other and do not miss any opportunity to flaunt that on their respective social media.


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Both Barney and Tamzin are very much into traveling and share pictures in exotic locations, like this one!


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Before Barney, Tamzin was romantically linked with Freddie Fox back in 2012.

Tamzin and Freddie pose for the camera (Dailymail.com)

The couple met and fell in love with each other on the sets of 'The Mystery of Edwin Drood.'

Freddie was very smitten with Tamzin, which he expressed to The Telegraph as:

“I can honestly say I have never been in love before, but I know this is it.She is perfect. I know it is such a cliché — 'we played lovers and then a romance blossomed,’ and all that, I get it — but, really, I couldn’t be happier. I love her so much.”

But the couple broke off in 2013 after dating each other for two years. According to the sources, they called their relationship off because Freddie wanted to move to America and focus on his acting career.

Well, that was all in the past, and as of now, her relationship with Barney as solid as the rock they were standing on in the picture above!

More about Tamzin Merchant:

The 30-year-old actress Tamzin Merchant was born on March 4, 1987. She was born in England but was raised in Dubai after her parents decided to move there. She lived in Dubai until the age of 13. As for academics, Tamzin attended Brighton College and Homerton College, Cambridge.

One of her first and early roles include opposite the famous and glorious Kiera Nightly in 'Pride an Prejudice' in 2005. She has also portrayed the fifth wife of Henry the VIII, Katherine Howard in the hit series 'The Tudors' gracefully, given her face and refined British accent.

Tamzin as  Katherine Howard in the series The Tudors (thestar.com)

In an interview, she expressed her thoughts about the character she portrays in the series.

“I think she was almost like a lamb among these lions or wolves is a better description of the people in court. She was kind of treated like a plaything and she was exploited and I think that’s the tragedy of her. She did do some stupid things, she made some stupid mistakes. I’ve made stupid mistakes in my life, I haven’t been beheaded for them.”

The actress does full justice to the character that she plays on screen, which is the reason she has garnered the fame that most of the people lag to achieve!

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