Actress Sophie Turner, 23 years old, who plays Sansa Stark in “Games of Thrones” has revealed that her salary is three times less than the salary of Kit Harington ( 32 years old ), who plays the role of Jon Snow.
Sophie Turner became famous world wide thanks to her role in Game of Thrones TV series. She revealed that although actor Kit Harington is paid three times more than her, she doesn’t have a problem with that.
Sophie Turner told Harper Bazaar that she feels it’s fair for her to earn less than Kit Harington considering that Kit gets much more screen time.
In Game of Thrones, Kit Harington plays the role of Jon Snow while Sophie Turner plays his step sister, Sansa Stark. Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster – Waldau get $500,000 per episode.
“Kit gets more money but he works more” Sophie Turner said.
Sophie Turner, who started working in TV when she was in her teens, talked openly about her physical flaws: ” Everybody can see how I’m like in real life, just like in Game of Thrones. I have a big nose, small eyes and double chin and that’s OK. I learn to love my big nose” Turner says.
Sophie Turner describes the “Game of Thrones” ending just like a “death in the family”: “I lose the character I played for so long“.
Sophie Turner also mentioned that she and her fiancee are planning a small wedding. Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas got engaged in October of 2017.
The “Game of Thrones” TV series, a series that has won many Emmy Awards, is the most successful TV series produced by HBO with an average of 30 million viewers per episode in the United States and fans all over the world. In a most recent ranking, Game of Thrones became the 4th most loved TV series of all time. The ranking has been made by The Hollywood Reporter.