Sophie Turner Reveals Release Date for Final Season of GAME OF THRONES


According to Sophie Turner, who stars as Sansa Stark, it sounds like Game of Thrones, season eight, will premiere in 2019, instead.

Sophie's confirmation that the final instalment won't air until 2019 comes as HBO president Casey Bloys previously hinted to Entertainment Weekly that production would be delayed because they wanted the episodes to be as "cinematic" and "impressive" as possible.

Since Game of Thrones' seventh season ended in August, anticipation has been high for the hit show's next and final installment.

In addition to that nonchalant reveal, Turner discussed ***Game of Thrones Season 8 Spoilers*** what she and Arya did to Petyr Baelish, aka Aidan Gillen aka both the actress' and her character's mentor. Not at all. Someone who has grown up on the show since it began shooting in 2011 is Sophie Turner, who has played Sansa Stark for seven seasons.

Past Game of Thrones, Turner's career and personal life are thriving, as she has a key role in the X-Men series as Jean Grey/Phoenix, and got engaged in October to singer Joe Jonas.

"We're all kind of feeling the end of it coming", Turner said. "They were in control of the North again".

'It's a test for her of whether she can get through it. without this master manipulator having her back, ' she said.

But, as we said in the very beginning of this article, what that does mean is that there's a way, way longer time for spoilers to emerge. It's a blessing and a curse, "Game of Thrones being my first job and working with such incredible scripts and such incredible veteran actors, working with the best crew". [Laughs.] No, no, we've got six or seven months left.

Game of Thrones Season 8 makes its big debut sometime 2018 or 2019.

"I learned to act watching Lena and Peter and Maisie [Williams] and Kit [Harington] and all of these different people". The thought of not working with them is nearly excruciating to me. "We're all trying not to take it for granted anymore". "They've been my growing up", she told Variety.