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6 fun facts you need to know about Sophie Turner Jonas

The English actress is famous worldwide for her role in Game of Thrones and 'Dark Phoenix', but her life is so surprising that you will love these facts about her! Read below to find out! 

By  Bruno Wahrmann
  • 'Sansa Stark' from Game of Thrones was the first TV role for Turner. She was only 15 years old at that time. 
  • She is married to Joe Jonas and has a net worth of $8 million as of 2021. 
  • Sophie is actually blonde and not redhead as many believe.

1. She started acting when she was 3

The first photobook of Sophie Turner

The talented star was only 3 when she was a part of a small local theater troupe called the ‘Play Box’.


2. Her drama teacher played a big role in her life 

Sophie Turner

Thanks to the encouragement of her drama teacher when she was a teenager, she went to her first audition for Game of Thrones. The rest, is history. 


3. She is allergic to horses

Sophie Turner on a horse during the filming of Game Of Thrones

 There are weird allergies and then there is this one. Sophie has asthma, and being around horses doesn't help. She explained what happens at that moment:

I just swell up when I am near horses, so I have to have an inhaler in my pocket all the time. Most of the time I am just desperately trying to breath!’

She will probably look into more 'urban' roles for her next movies and series!


4. She cried the day she met Justin Bieber

The actress revealed her meeting with Justin on The Late Late Show with James Corden

Sophie revealed on the set of The Late Late Show with James Corden  she cried when she met Justin Bieber for the first time. The story is so funny! During a trip to Miami in 2017, she went to a house party and the singer was there:

'I was told that Justin was there and I walked upstairs. And we were getting a tour of the house. And he was sat there – shirtless,'

What happened afterwards?

'I was like, "Hi, nice to meet you, [I'm] Sophie," — played it cool, [then] ran into the closet and cried for like, five minutes,'


5. Her best friend is Maisie Williams

3 Photos of Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams' Friendship Through the Years

She is best friends with Maisie Williams, who played Arya in Game of Thrones. They trust each other on every topic and they have daily communication.

'Maisie is my girl. The one I call every day to check on her life and to tell everything about mine'

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