Sophie Turner is a 23-year-old English actress. Turner made her professional acting debut as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones (2011–present), which brought her international recognition. She also starred as a young Jean Grey in the X-Men superhero franchise.
Who is Sophie Turner?
Sophie Turner was born in Northampton, England on February 21, 1996, to parents Sally, a nursery school teacher, and Andrew, who works for a pallet distribution company. She moved to Chesterton, Warwickshire, when she was two years old. She attended the independent Warwick Prep School until she was 11, and later attended the independent and fee-paying The King’s High School for Girls. Turner has been a member of the theatre company Playbox Theatre Company since she was three years old. She has two older brothers. Her twin died before birth.
Is Sophie Turner in Game of Thones?
Yes, Sophie has played the character of Sansa Stark since she was 15 years old. In 2012, she was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series Supporting Young Actress for her performance as Sansa, alongside her on-screen sister, Maisie Williams. To date, Turner has appeared in all seven broadcast seasons of the world famous fantasy drama show, which is based on the book series A Song of Fire and Ice written by George RR Martin.
How tall is Sophie Turner?
Sophie Turner is 5ft 9in or 175 cm. She also weighs 64kg or 141 pounds and is of slim build.
Who is Sophie Turner engaged to?
Sophie is engaged to US pop star Joe Jonas. They began dating in 2016 and announced their engagement in October 2017 with matching Instagram posts. They threw an engagement party in November surrounded by family and friends, including Tom Holland, Ashley Graham and the DNCE singer’s brothers Kevin and Nick Jonas, at a star-studded party at Mamo restaurant in New York City. An onlooker told Us magazine at the time, ‘It was such a fun night, and Joe and Sophie couldn’t have looked happier.’
What is Sophie Turner’s net worth?
Sophie Turner net worth is $5 million according to CelebrityNetWorth, with it thought that the majority of these earnings coming from her role in Game of Thrones.
Where is Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas now?
The former Jonas Brothers member is hard at work on his band’s sophomore record, while X-Men actress Sophie is working on the final seasons of Game of Thrones. She is also is set to appear in the upcoming Marvel film X-Men: Dark Phoenix.
What hair dye does Sophie Turner use?
It is unclear exactly what hair dye Sophie Turner uses, but in a recent interview the natural redhead – who frequently dyes her hair blonde – manages damage using WellaPlex, an in-salon treatment, and FusionPlex, an at-home treatment which both repair hair damaged from colour processing and continual dying. In a 2017 Elle magazine interview Sophie and asked if it was true that she dyed her hair red every week for her role in GoT. She replied: ‘I used to! Now I wear a wig, because I love my blonde too much. I started wearing a wig in season seven because I had dyed my hair blonde and it wasn’t the best experience, so we couldn’t really dye my hair back red.’
Does Sophie Turner have charities?
In March 2017, Sophie announced she had become patron of Women for Women, an organisation that supports female war survivors. In August 2017, in an interview with Porter magazine, Turner said that she believed her social media following was responsible for her successful casting in an unnamed project rather than her abilities as an actress. She said: ‘It was between me and another girl who is a far better actress than I am, far better, but I had the followers, so I got the job.’
Does Sophie Turner have tattoos?
The 22-year-old initially sparked speculation that she had gone for a series of tattoos in August 2016 but she has since revealed that they were actually fake tattoos, for her upcoming film Huntsville. Sophie took to Instagram to set the record straight, sharing a photo from her night out. ‘I had a blast! Thanks @variety (tats are fake).’
Sophie did however get the sigil from House Stark tattooed on her forearm in June 2018 and was accused by fans online of releasing spoilers.
She told Digital Spy:
Game of Thrones is all about theories. So the more we can conjure up, the better it is. The more exciting it makes it, the more unpredictable it makes it. But yeah, definitely that tattoo was probably not a good idea, because everyone thought that I’d given away the end. But I haven’t. It’s a quote from last season.
Don’t listen to the haters, Sophie. We’re still fans.
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Tim Horner is a sub-editor at UNILAD. He graduated with a BA Journalism from University College Falmouth before most his colleagues were born. A previous editor of adult mags, he now enjoys bringing the tone down in the viral news sector.