Having trained from a very early age at the Playbox Theatre Company,
SOPHIE TURNER's (Jean Grey) breakthrough role was as Sansa Stark, the
eldest daughter of House Stark in the hugely successful Golden Globe, SAG and
EMMY award winning series Game of Thrones based on the books by George RR
Martin. She is currently starring in the final season of Game of Thrones on HBO.
Sophie made her feature film debut in 2013 in the lead role of Another Me
from Fox International, directed by Isobel Coixet (Elegy, Paris Je 'aime). For
television, Turner was seen in BBC2's The Thirteenth Tale, a chilling ghost
story that examines family tragedy. Turner played Adeline March opposite Vanessa
Redgrave, Olivia Colman, Antonia Clarke and Robert Pugh.
In 2015, Turner starred in Barely Lethal alongside Jessica Alba, Samuel L.
Jackson and Hailee Steinfeld. Directed by Kyle Newman, the film centers on a
16-year old assassin who fakes her death in pursuit of a "normal" adolescence.
Turner plays an undercover agent who enrolls in high school to help capture the
The following year saw Sophie star as mutant Phoenix Jean Grey in X-Men:
Apocalypse alongside Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy. The
most powerful character of the X-Men, her powers include telepathy, telekinesis
and mind control. The film went on to gross $543.9 million at the worldwide box
office, was the #1 film in 71 markets and broke opening box office records in 6
In 2017, Sophie starred in independent film JOSIE alongside Dylan McDermott,
about a solitary man in a Florida town who develops a questionable relationship
with a recently transplanted high school student named Josie (played by Sophie).
She most recently starred in the romance Time Freak alongside Asa
Butterfield. The directorial debut of Andrew Bowler, it is inspired by the
Oscar-nominated short of the same name. The film follows a heartbroken physics
student (Butterfield) who builds a time machine when his girlfriend Debbie
(Turner) breaks up with him.