And you see people killing themselves to look this way and that, having surgery so they look a certain way.'Lara had no idea that the 111-second scene in Sherlock – which would be watched by nine million people on New Year's Day 2012, and a further 2.5 million online thereafter, making it BBC i Player's most watched of the year – was to change her life.Speaking of her role in Sherlock, she admits the scene in some ways created a rod for her bare back as she proceeded to be sent a raft of scripts in which she was asked to play women wearing next to nothing.Well it wouldn't be a red carpet event without a little bit of flesh flashing now would it?
Leslie, 29 – who played Ygritte alongside Harington’s Jon Snow – said she is a big believer in having your own individual projects and not being associated with another person.
Speaking to Standard Online about teaming up on screen she said: “I think we leave it at that.
We had such a fabulous time working together on Thrones.
Speaking about her own TV habits, the former Downton Abbey star said: “I don’t know if I have the stamina to do 10 episodes in a row.
At one stage she attempted to adjust her see-through skirt, under which she wore a pair of platform nudes by Ursula Mascaro, although she appeared unusually shy under the glare of photographers' flash bulbs.
The Fleming star, who shot to fame as dominatrix Irene Adler in Sherlock - is a woman capable of turning even the most cerebral sleuth to jelly - and in true form she ensured she was dressed to impress on Sunday night. Lara makes a natural entrance at the BAFTAs in a see-through dress.
She is accustomed to baring her flesh after turning sleuth Benedict Cumberbatch to jelly in the BBC series Sherlock In a recent interviewing promoting her role in Sky's new TV Drama Fleming, in which she plays Ian Fleming's lover Anne O'Neill, she said: ‘You know that in LA you’re being judged the minute you walk in the room.
“I think it’s important to do your own projects that mean a lot to you individually rather than be associated with someone else.
I’m a big believer in doing your own thing.” Leslie recently revealed that she was unaware that Harington would be returning to the show after his character died at the end of series five.