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Biography for Sophie Turner

Sophie Turner

Birthdate: 21 October 1996

Birth Place: England.

Height in feet: 5 Feet 9 Inches

Eye Color: Green

Sun Sign: Pisces

Occupation: Hollywood Actress

Marital Status: Single

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Turner was born in Northampton, Northamptonshire. She moved to Chesterton, Warwickshire when she was two years old.

Family Background

She attended Warwick Prep School until she was 11, and later attended 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.

Acting Career

In 2011, Turner has portrayed Sansa Stark, a young noblewoman, in the HBO fantasy drama series Game of Thrones. Sansa is her first television role. Turner's drama teacher encouraged her to audition for the part, and she dyed her blonde hair auburn for the role. She had her first big screen role in the 2013 film Another. Turner has appeared in all five broadcast seasons. In 2013, she played the lead role in the independent thriller film Another Me, based on the novel of the same name by Catherine MacPhail. She also starred as Adeline March in the 2013 television film The Thirteenth Tale.

In 2013, she was cast in the comedy film Barely Lethal, alongside American actress Hailee Steinfeld, which was released on May 2015 in a limited release and through video on demand. Turner also narrated the audiobook version of the Lev Grossman short story The Girl in the Mirror, which was included in the short fiction anthology Dangerous Women, and was edited by George R.R. Martin. On 2014, Deadline reported that Turner had been cast in the upcoming biopic Mary Shelley's Monster, portraying the title character Mary Shelley. On 22 January 2015, Turner was cast as Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse, due out May 2016. She learned archery in preparation for the role

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