Sophie Turner is an English actress. She gained an international fame as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy TV series Game of Thrones. This role was also Sophie’s professional acting debut, as she was cast for the role when she was only 13 years old.
Sophie Turner Age
Turner was born on February 21, 1996, which means that the young English actress is 21 years old at the moment. She was born in Northampton, United Kingdom.
Sophie Turner Height and Weight
According to her biography info, Sophie Turner is 1.75m tall or 5’9’’, while she weighs around 64kg or 141lbs. She is slim build, with ginger auburn hair and her beautiful emerald green eyes.
Net Worth and Income
According to available information, Sophie Turner has a net worth of 5 million US dollars. She managed to make this small fortune despite the fact that she’s only 21. Most of her net worth comes from her role on Game of Thrones. She makes around $300-400 000 of income per episode.
Sophie Turner Boyfriend and Family
Sophie was born in Northampton, UK, to Sally, a nursery school teacher and Andrew Turner. Her father works for a pallet distribution company. The family moved to Chesterton, Warwickshire when Sophie was two years old. She has two older brothers, Will and James Turner.
Sophie attended Warwick Prep School until the age of eleven. She later attended The King’s High School for Girls. She was also a member of the theatre company Playbox Theatre Company since she was three.
As for her relationship and dating bio, Sophie Turner began dating her boyfriend, DNCE frontman and former ‘Jonas Brothers’ member, Joe Jonas in 2016. The couple got engaged in October 2017.
They kept the relationship away from media, allowing just sporadic glimpses into their love life. In January 2017 they made their relationship Instagram-official and a week later appeared in public holding hands on a CAA pre-Golden Globes party at Catch LA. And then, in October both Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas posted photos on Instagram holding hands with visible wedding ring on Sophie’s hand.
Previously, Turner was in a relationship with James McVey, the guitarist of ‘the Vamps’ musical band. They dated for a very short time, as they started their romance on May 2014 and broke up in July the same year.
Sophie Turner Game of Thrones
Turner had her television debut on famous HBO TV show Game of Thrones in 2011, where she played Sansa Stark, the oldest daughter of Eddard Stark of Winterfell and his wife Lady Catelyn. Her character of a young noble woman was born and raised in Winterfell. She has an older brother, Rob, two younger brothers, Rickon and Bran, a younger sister Ayra and a half-brother, Jon Snow. Sophie Turner was cast for this role when she was only 13. She had to die her naturally blonde hair auburn for this role.
For her performance as Sansa, Sophie Turner was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Supporting Young Actress, in 2012.
After her first appearance in Game of Thrones in 2011, Turner has appeared in all six broadcast seasons.
In 2013, Sophie had her first big screen role as the lead actress in the independent thriller movie Another Me, based on a novel of the same name by Catherine MacPhail. Furthermore, she starred as Adeline March in the 2013 TV film The Thirteenth Tale in 2013.
The same year, Turner played alongside Hailee Steinfeld, an American actress, in the comedy movie Barely Lethal. In 2016, she portrayed a mutant Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse.
Ethnicity and Nationality
As per available info, Sophie Turner is of white, English ethnicity and holds English nationality.
|Born:||February 21 1996|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Salary:||$300-400 000 per episode "Game of Thrones"|
|Hair Color:||Ginger Auburn|
|Height:||1.75m or 5’9’’|
|Weight:||64kg or 141lbs|
|Married to:||Not yet|
|Education:||Warwick Prep School – The King’s High School for Girls – the theatre company Playbox Theatre Company|