The Game of Thrones actress, Sophie Turner (née Sophie Belinda Jonas) has reached a level of success in the Hollywood film industry that most other actors strive for their entire acting career.
The actress who is in her twenties has all of us in awe with her unbeatable acting skills, which have led to an amazing net worth for Sophie Turner in 2020.
Take a look at all you need to know about Sophie Turner ranging from her net worth in 2020, childhood, rise to fame, achievements, career, personal life, and more-
Sophie Turner was born on 21st February 1996 in Northampton, England to Andrew and Sally Turner. Her mother was a nursery school teacher, while her father worked in a pallet distribution company. At the age of two, she moved to Chesterton, Warwickshire where she attended Warwick Prep School. At age 11, she attended The King’s High School for Girls, an independent day school. She was a member of the Playbox Theatre Company from an early age of 3.
She spent most of her childhood in her large Edwardian house, near Leamington Spa, with her two older brothers. Talking about life when she was a kid, she says, “My childhood was pretty fun. We had pigsties, barns and a paddock, and used to muck around in the mud.”
Game Of Thrones:
Young Sophie auditioned for the Game of Thrones TV show at the age of 13 when one of her teachers encouraged her to do so. She was cast as Sansa Stark in August 2009, which was her first television role. The filming began in July 2010. She had a tutor on the set of Game of Thrones till the age of 16. She had to die her blonde hair auburn for the role, but she started wearing a wig from season 7 onwards.
She played as a lead actress in the debut film named Another Me. It was based on a thriller novel of the same name by Catherine MacPhail. Apart from GOT, she also starred in other TV shows before making her film debut with The Thirteenth Tale as Adeline March in 2013.
She acted in a comedy movie Barely Lethal along side the popular American actress Hailee Seinfeld as more and more people came to know her. Sophie appeared as mutant Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse, which was released in May 2016.
Then she reprised this role in the movie the X-Men film Dark Phoenix which released in June 2019. In November 2017, she produced a film wherein she played the role of Juliane Koepcke in the movie Girl Who Fell From the Sky.
In the month of March and April 2018, she filmed Heavy in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Most recently in September 2019, she was featured in the thriller TV show Survive. The show deals with the topic of depression and suicide and Sophie felt it was important for her to play the role, as she had also once battled from a similar condition.
Gave her voice in audiobooks:
Turner also narrated the audiobook version of the Lev Grossman short story The Girl in the Mirror a part of the short fiction anthology, Dangerous Women. Later on, she also gave voice to the City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare.
She became the host of a web video Powershift in partnership with the Huffington Post, in 2016. Turner also became a patron of Women for Women, an organisation that supports female war survivors. She also became the first international brand ambassador of Wella Hair in 2017. She most recently featured in the print work for the luxury designer brand Louis Vuitton.
Awards and Achievements
She soon rose to fame and received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2019. She has acted in all the eight seasons of the HBO fantasy series. Apart from that, she won various awards like ‘Empire Hero Award,’ ‘ Glamour Award for Best UK TV Actress,’ ‘Best Supporting Actress Award’ ‘International Movie Award,’ and ‘Best Global Actress Award.’
Sophie Turner: Net Worth in 2020
One of the primary sources of income for Sophie Turner has been Game of Thrones. She was reportedly ranked as “B” tier of Game of Thrones cast salary. Actors in this group mainly earn $150,000 ( 11,212,500 INR) per episode. Her role in two movies of X-men has also provided her with a large amount of money though it is unclear about how much exactly. However, the movie had a budget of $200 million dollars according to Money so we can easily imagine what her salary would have been. She also endorses some famous brands like Wella Hair and Town & Country which obviously is also a decent source of income for her.
Though she is still in her early twenties, Sophie Turner possesses an impressive net worth as of 2020. She hasn’t revealed much about her source of income or her luxurious lifestyle. According to multiple net worth estimators, Sophie Turner has a net worth of a whopping $10 million in 2020.
The strikingly beautiful Sophie Turner had been in a few short-lived relationships before marrying Joe Jonas. She dated the American actor Thomas Mann after her break up with the popular guitarist Vamps McVey in 2014.
She finally fell for Joe who proposed when she was 21. Two years later they married each other in a ceremony in Las Vegas on May 1, 2019, after attending the Billboard Music Awards. She officially changed her surname to Jonas.
The couple repeated their marriage vows in the presence of friends and family in the South of France at an 18th-century French château. Turner’s Game of Thrones co-star Maisie Williams was one of the maids of honor in the ceremony.
On 22nd July 2020, the couple welcomed their baby girl who was named Willa. “The couple is already obsessed and can’t stop gloating about their new addition,” a source told Entertainment Tonight.