Sophie Turner is an English actress who is popularly known as Sansa Stark from her role in the very famous HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. She has an overwhelming fan following for an actress of her age. With movies like X-Men Apocalypse on her record, she has a very bright future in the entertainment industry.
There are some facts about Sophie Turner- Sansa Stark from Game of Thrones which most of the fans probably don’t know. Let us take a look at these 16 Awesome facts about Sansa Stark from Game of Thrones.
- Sophie was born on 21st February 1996, in Northampton, England. In her childhood, she moved to a very small village in the Midlands.
- She started acting at an early age of 3 when she signed up a Theatre company known as the Playbox.
- She came to know about the auditions of famous HBO series Game of Thrones through her drama teacher who somehow knew the casting director.
- Sophie has two siblings, both brothers named James and Will.
- She beatboxes for her colleague Jack Gleeson who plays the character of Joffrey Baratheon in Game of Thrones. Jack himself is a very good rapper.
- Apart from Game of Thrones, Turner has also acted in many movies like Another Me, Barely Lethal, Mary Shelley’s Monster and everyone’s favorite X-Men: Apocalypse.
- She was once in a relationship with the famous Vamps guitarist James McVey.
- Her first movie was Another Me which was released in 2013.
- She even starred in a very popular music video. The hit debut album, Bad Blood of the British rock band Bastille starred Turner in the hit single ‘Oblivion.’
- She’s a blonde by birth. In order to portray Sansa, she dyes her hair the trademark auburn of a Tully.
- She made her television debut in 2011 with the HBO series Game of Thrones in which she plays the character of Sansa.
- Maisie Williams who plays the character of Arya(Sophie’s sister) is Sophie’s best friend in real life.
- Sophie loves animals. In fact, she owns a dire wolf. Sophie adopted the dog who played Lady(Sansa’s wolf) on Game of Thrones.
- Hannibal and Breaking Bad are her favorite television shows.
- She is a huge fan of Jack Nicholson.
- Sophie had a twin who died before birth so she is always inclined towards stories about twins/ doubles such as The Thirteenth Tale and Another Me, two films she’s already starred in.
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