Sophie Turner (born February 21st 1996) Sophie Turner is a British TV and film star best known for appearing in 'Game Of Thrones'.
Acting career: Sophie Turner made her television debut as Sansa Stark in 'Game of Thrones'; a fantasy drama adapted from the book series by George R. R. Martin.
Her first film role was in 2013's 'Another Me', which also starred Rhys Ifans. She then appeared in TV movie 'The Thirteenth Tale'. In 2014, she made an appearance in Bastille's music video 'Oblivion'. She was also announced to star in 'Barely Lethal' opposite Hailee Steinfeld, Jessica Alba and Samuel L. Jackson.
Personal life: Sophie Turner was born in Northamptonshire but grew up in Warwickshire.
She went to Warwick Prep School and The King's High School for Girls.
She joined the Playbox Theatre Company at the age of 3.
The eighth and final season of 'Game of Thrones' won't be ready until the year after next, Turner told Variety.
It’s bad news for ‘Game Of Thrones’ fans, as the rumours surrounding the final season of the fantasy drama are true – at least according to its star Sophie Turner, who has claimed that the eighth and ultimate season will not premiere until 2019.
The 21 year old English actress, who plays Sansa Stark, spoke to Variety in an interview published on Wednesday (December 6th), and confirmed that season eight of ‘Game of Thrones’ “comes out in 2019” and added there is still “six or seven months left” of filming for it.
Rumours concerning the final six episodes of HBO’s expansive fantasy drama, which made its debut way back in 2011, began when the seventh season concluded back in August. However, HBO did not issue any statements at the time.
'Game Of Thrones' star Sophie Turner is pictured on the blue carpet as she arrives at an evening event honouring the world famous French fashion designer Louis Vuitton and the Vuitton house's current creative director Nicolas Ghesquiere - NYC, New York, United States - Thursday 30th November 2017
The pair are engaged after at least a year of dating.
It seems that romance is in the air for the cast of 'Game of Thrones', as now it's announced that star Sophie Turner is set to marry her partner Joe Jonas. It comes almost three weeks after her co-stars announced that they were also engaged.
Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner seen out and about in Soho
28-year-old Joe revealed the happy news on Instagram with a picture of Sophie's hand on his, bearing a gorgeous two-band diamond engagement ring. The picture was simply captioned, 'She said yes', and now the internet is swooning over this beautiful couple.
Continue reading: 'She Said Yes': Joe Jonas Has Proposed To His Partner Sophie Turner
Arya and Sansa haven't exactly been the best of friends since their Winterfell reunion.
Still reeling from the shocking events of the last episode of 'Game Of Thrones', fans are turning their attentions to what may happen in the season 7 finale. We know that Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen will be travelling to King's Landing for an audience with Cersei Lannister, but exactly how that goes down is anybody's guess.
Maisie Williams returned to her role as Arya Stark in 'Game of Thrones'
We also know that we'll be seeing more from Winterfell, where Arya and Sansa Stark appear to be at loggerheads as to how they should progress in this ever-changing world of violence and politics.
The fourth episode of season 7 continued to push forward at a rapid pace.
This week's episode of 'Game Of Thrones' was another brilliant burst of action and drama, with more big moves being made by everybody involved and Drogon finally getting to jump right into the midst of it all, Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) sat on his back whilst he did so.
Sophie Turner returned to 'Game of Thrones' this season as Sansa Stark
With so many major things happening this week, it's hard to remember absolutely everything that went down - especially after that shock episode ending - but one thing that everybody is sure to remember is yet another Stark family reunion.
Continue reading: 'Game Of Thrones' Stars Discuss This Week's Big Reunion
The 21 year old, who plays Sansa Stark in 'GoT', spoke to Porter magazine this week.
Sophie Turner has revealed the uniquely ‘millennial’ way that she lands new acting roles – not because she was necessarily a better actress, but because she had a larger social media following!
The 21 year old English actress, who has been in the spotlight since her teenage years after landing the role of Sansa Stark in HBO’s fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’, has built up a huge social media following - 1.34 million Twitter followers, 5.4 million on Instagram and 2 million on Facebook. This, she claims in a new interview with Porter magazine (reported via NME), is the primary reason she’s landing new roles, even ahead of those who are better actors than her!
“A lot of what I have achieved is about timing and luck, but it is also, and I hate to say it, about a big social media following,” Turner admitted.
The actress thinks it would be "impossible" for Sansa to exist in the fantasy world without the actions of her enemies rubbing off on her.
Finally making its return in just over a week, critically-acclaimed HBO fantasy series 'Game of Thrones' will be on everyone's lips for the next couple of months, as it undoubtedly delivers some action-packed episodes, full of twists and turns as the series nears its grand finale and eighth, conclusive season.
Sophie Turner has held the role of Sansa Stark for six full seasons to-date
For six seasons to-date, we've seen those working on the show deal out some meaty storylines, following the plot woven throughout the original but incomplete novel series 'A Song of Ice & Fire' by George R R Martin at times, but deviating from his plot on a number of occasions to serve the viewers who have read the books something fresh and unique. Now, all the scenes we'll see will be new ones, as the show has leapt ahead of where Martin's got up to with his book series, so there will be surprises with every episode.
Continue reading: Sophie Turner Teases Sansa Stark's 'Game Of Thrones' Future In Season 7
She learnt some crazy things about sex as a young teenager.
Sophie Turner was just 13-years-old when she started shooting 'Game of Thrones', and it turned out to be quite the educational experience for her. She has recently confessed that she was oblivious to the mechanics of half the sexual references within the script.
Sophie Turner at the 2017 BAFTAs
The actress, who plays Sansa Stark in the HBO fantasy franchise, is now 21-years-old and probably well clued up by now in terms of sex education - but that wasn't the situation when she first landed the role. She was as innocent as innocent could be!
Continue reading: Sophie Turner's Unconventional Sex Education On 'Game Of Thrones'
'Game of Thrones' star Turner said something unintelligible in a viral video, that some took to mean the 'n-word'.
‘Game of Thrones’ star Sophie Turner has denied using a racial slur in an Instagram video that has gone viral, claiming that she was misheard.
The 21 year old English actress sparked a huge backlash on social media after many believed she used the ‘n-word’ in a clip shared by her boyfriend Joe Jonas that has since been deleted after it went up earlier this week. It showed fitness guru Brendan Fallis introducing the star and Jonas, before she allegedly used the offensive term (which is unintelligible in the video itself and up for debate) having said “what’s up”.
Sophie Turner at the 2017 BAFTA Awards
Continue reading: Sophie Turner Denies Using Racial Slur In Viral Video
Sophie Turner will return as Jean Grey in the 2018 film.
Sophie Turner has a hugely busy year ahead. Gearing up for the release of the seventh season for HBO fantasy series 'Game of Thrones', which is set to premiere in July, she'll also begin filming on the next 'X-Men' movie, where she stars as Jean Grey, otherwise known as the all-powerful Phoenix.
Sophie Turner stars as Jean Grey in the 'X-Men' movie series
While that film was tentatively titled 'Supernova', its official title has now been revealed as 'Dark Phoenix', and a release date has been set, sending fans into an excited frenzy.
Continue reading: 20th Century Fox Confirm 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' And Reveal Release Date
20 year old Turner spoke in broad terms about what fans can expect from 'GoT' season 7.
‘Game of Thrones’ star Sophie Turner has dropped a few hints as to what to expect from the drama’s hugely anticipated seventh season, and possible plots that her character Sansa Stark might be involved with.
The 20 year old English actress was speaking to Entertainment Weekly about what might happen in the next series, following on from Sansa defeating Ramsay Bolton at the end of season six.
Sophie Turner spoke about 'Game of Thrones' and her character Sansa Stark
Continue reading: Sophie Turner Talks About Sansa Stark And 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7
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