She received worldwide recognition as the fierce character Sansa Stark in the epic fantasy drama Game of Thrones.
And while the show served as her professional acting debut, Sophie Turner admitted she hadn't told her parents when she auditioned for the HBO series in 2009.
In a new interview with Vogue Paris together with her Dark Phoenix co-star Jessica Chastain, the actress, 23, revealed her mother Sally was initially & # 39; scared & # 39; but later convinced by her husband Andrew to make their daughter realize her dream.
Mysterious! Sophie Turner admitted she hadn't told her parents when she auditioned for the HBO series Game of Thrones in 2009
The X-Men star lifted the lid during the first phases of her Game of Thrones journey during a conversation with The Help & Jessica, 42, at the Yard Bistro restaurant in Paris.
Sophie, who recently married Joe Jonas in a surprising Vegas wedding, confessed that she was secretly attending auditions behind her parents' backs because she didn't think she would really land the piece if she and her girlfriends were joking.
& # 39; Well, I didn't tell my parents that I auditioned for Game of Thrones, they found out a bit. I and all my friends auditioned & # 39 ;, she explained.
& # 39; We just thought it was fun, joking. And then I just got called back, after calling back. & # 39;
Rise to fame: The actress, 23, received worldwide recognition as fierce character Sansa Stark in the fantasy drama
In depth: in an interview with Vogue Paris, the fencer revealed that her mother Sally (R) initially & # 39; in a panic & # 39; was (pictured next to husband Joe Jonas)
Beat the tea: the X-Men star lifted the lid during the early phase of her Game of Thrones journey during a conversation with The Help & Jessica Chastain, 42, at the Paris Yard Bistro
However, when the talented fencer made the last seven, she admitted that her mother & # 39; in a panic & # 39; used to be.
The blonde beauty explained: & # 39; My parents found out when I was in the last seven, and then my mother got a little scared, and she called my father and said: & # 39; I don't know if we can do this. & # 39;
& # 39; But my father said: & # 39; Shut up, this is what she has wanted all her life, you have to let her try. & # 39; & # 39;
Sophie also remembered how, once she had been assigned her role, she and her mother had celebrated a pizza party.
Epic: Game of Thrones came to an end in April after captivating millions of viewers worldwide after nearly a decade on screen
& # 39; We jumped into the pool and ate a lot & # 39 ;: Sophie remembered how she celebrated her mother and her with a pizza pool party after she got the part
The British star shared: "She jumped at me and said," You have the role, "and we both ran and jumped into the pool and ate a lot of pizza all day. It was the best day ever. & # 39;
Game of Thrones came to an end in April after millions of viewers worldwide were cast on the screen after almost a decade.
This is not the first time Sophie has shocked her parents with her decisions, as her mother Sally recently announced that the actress informed her of her & # 39; quickie & # 39; Las Vegas wedding with singer Joe, 29, just before she walked down the aisle.
Out of nowhere! Sally recently the actress revealed her about her & # 39; quickie & # 39; Las Vegas wedding with singer Joe, 29, just before they walked down the aisle
The star of Barely Lethal made the breathless transatlantic call before breaking the knot in a ceremony led by an Elvis Presley impersonator.
Sophie & # 39; s mother told MailOnline: & # 39; Sophie called me earlier. She said: & # 39; Mom, I'm getting married in Vegas. & # 39;
With a big smile on his face, she added: & I am absolutely delighted and my husband Andrew too. & # 39;
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