Will Sophie Turner retire from acting once “Game Of Thrones” ends? The 20-year-old actress known for her role of Sansa Stark was taken by surprise when the HBO thriller took home the Outstanding Drama Series at the 2016 Emmy Awards on Sunday.
For fans of “Game Of Thrones,” it is a sad time as HBO confirmed that the series will come to an end with Season 8. “Game Of Thrones” Season 7 will be back on television screens in the summer of 2017.
“[I’m] probably sadder than you guys are. It’s been my life since I was 13, so I’m pretty sad about it,” said Sophie Turner, talking to E Online.
Turner Clueless About Her Life Post ‘Game Of Thrones’
She added that she did not know what to do with her life post “Game Of Thrones.” “It’s crazy when the show finishes I’ll pretty much be the same age Kit[Harington] was when he started…which is crazy,” Turner added.
Sophie Turner has been on the hit HBO series ever since she was 13. Meanwhile, the “X-Men: Apocalypse” star previously admitted fame has forced her to grow up faster.
The actress said she was driven in terms of her work, but she added that she is more playful and silly than her friends. Indeed, she has still not been able to leave her childhood behind her.
Sophie said that in the industry, having a cynical perspective is best, as there is a lot of rejection. “The Game Of Thrones” star added that she feels embarrassed to be in the public eye because she feels people look down on her.
“I was actually speechless. This season is unbelievable and I think fans are going to be really satisfied…It’s crazy,” said Sophie Turner, giving out details about “Game Of Thrones” Season 7, Time reports.
The actress shared the details of what is to come in the new season of the HBO series, and how she felt while reading the new script.
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