Biography of Sophie TurnerSophie Turner had become famous after the role of Sansa Stark in a high-budget project of HBO Game of Thrones, but soon the actress stood before the audience in new roles and became one of the most promising young actresses in Hollywood.
The ChildhoodSophie Turner was born in Northampton County, but when she was 2 years old, her family moved to Warwickshire. The mother of the future actress, Sally Turner, was a nursery school teacher and worked with children, who had special needs. The father, Eddie Turner, had his own business. Two older brothers James and Will took care of Sophie, and the actress described her childhood as carefree fun: "We had a pigsty, barns and a paddock, and we used any opportunity to muck around in the mud."
The Beginning. Game of ThronesIn 2011, 15-year-old Sophie Turner appeared on the big screen in the role of Sansa Stark. To become a part of the main casting of the largest project in the history of the Drama series, the girl had to dye from a blonde-haired person to a red-haired beast. The new hair color was so good that the actress decided not to change it.
The girl auditioned together with Maisie Williams, who got the role of Sansa’s younger sister – Arya Stark. On the set, Sophie met two new friends – Natalie Dormer and Lena Headey.