You must be cautious about what you say about Sansa Stark and the one that performs her, Dark Phoenix‘s Sophie Turner.
In a January interview with W Magazine, Turner said that she’d already revealed the ending of Game of Thrones‘ eighth and ultimate season “to a few people.” Now, she desires to set the report straight after followers on social media ran with the quote, overestimating the variety of folks she instructed in addition to accusing of her being “irresponsible” with main plot factors.
“I used to be on Twitter and noticed these headlines like, ‘Twitter followers are being so imply to Sophie Turner after stories she instructed her mates the ending of Game of Thrones,’” she told Entertainment Weekly. “The truth is I’ve only told two people. It’s not that many. To be honest, I don’t read many of the mentions on Twitter because there’s normally quite a bit of hate. Everything I say will always have some negative reactions so I’m not surprised.”
Turner’s co-star Kit Harington (Jon Snow) got here below comparable media scrutiny when he mentioned that he’d spoiled the ending of Season eight for his spouse, Rose Leslie, who allegedly would not communicate to him for 3 days afterwards. Leslie ultimately set the report straight, saying that he’d spoiled Season 7’s ending and that her refusal to talk to him did not final practically so long as he’d claimed it did. Apparently, Harington did not obtain half the quantity of flack on social media that Turner did.
“The people love Kit Harington, he can do no wrong,” Turner added in her chat with EW. “He’s the people’s prince!”
Sansa, who has factored closely into the Season eight promotional materials launched so far, has actually come into her personal since Season 1. After a string of horrible abuses suffered by the hands of characters like Joffrey Baratheon (Jack Gleeson) and Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon), she started to not take crap from anybody and steadily constructed up her personal base of energy and affect.
In the tip, she was in a position to precise revenge on Ramsay and even see by means of Littlefinger’s (Aidan Gillen) makes an attempt to proceed manipulating her. One of the most effective moments of final season got here when she sentenced him to dying, permitting her youthful sister, Arya (Maisie Williams), to kill him. Indeed, it is actually staggering to see simply how harmful and crafty she’s develop into in just a few quick years. More importantly, she’s the primary particular person since her father, Ned (Sean Bean), to correctly run Winterfell.
Game of Thrones returns to HBO Sunday, April 14. The ultimate season includes solely six episodes.