News | Entertainment
21 May 2019 3:22
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Sophie Turner has a "real urge" to become a police officer

    The 'Game of Thrones' star would love to become a cop as she is "fascinated" with crime and says the interrogation process is something that "really interests" her.


    Speaking to Dr. Phil McGraw for his podcast 'Phil in the Blanks', she said: "I want to do a lot of things, and not just in the film world. At the moment I have a real urge to go to a police academy and become a cop. I'm fascinated with crime and why people do things and the interrogation process, and how you can manipulate your words in order to get someone to confess, that's something that really interests me."

    Sophie previously admitted she suffered from a bit of an "identity crisis" when filming wrapped on 'Game of Thrones' and she had to undergo therapy when she stopped playing the character as it had become such a huge part of her.

    She said: "Six or seven months ago, just after Game of Thrones finished, I went through a bit of a wobble as I think everyone would when 10 years of your life is suddenly like gone and you will never be that character again," Turner shared. "I went through a bit of an identity crisis and suddenly feeling a little bit inferior. And then, you know, therapy really helped and now I kind of own everything."

    And Sophie thinks starring in the fantasy series is both a "blessing and a curse".

    She said: "My standards have definitely been raised. 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. It makes you a bit of a snob."

    © 2019 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     20 May: Game of Thrones season 8 episode 6 recap: A fitting finale, just don't mention the water bottle
     20 May: Keanu Reeves also had a crush on Sandra Bullock when they starred in ‘Speed’
     20 May: Chinese television suddenly switches scheduling to anti-American films amid US-China trade war
     20 May: John Bradley didn't steal anything from the 'Game of Thrones' set in fear of "getting into trouble"
     20 May: Khloe Kardashian jumped into the ocean fully clothed for her "water baby" daughter True Thompson
     20 May: James Corden is in talks to extend his 'Late Late Show' contract
     20 May: Khloe Kardashian says there is "no bad blood" between her and Lamar Odom
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Another week, another injury to the Chiefs second row stocks More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    New Zealand's largest gondola at Mt Ruapehu a step closer More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Game of Thrones season 8 episode 6 recap: A fitting finale, just don't mention the water bottle 23:27

    Rugby:
    Another week, another injury to the Chiefs second row stocks 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Keanu Reeves also had a crush on Sandra Bullock when they starred in ‘Speed’ 21:34

    Entertainment:
    Chinese television suddenly switches scheduling to anti-American films amid US-China trade war 21:27

    Rugby:
    The All Blacks selectors need to see that Sonny Bill Williams is fit 21:17

    Entertainment:
    John Bradley didn't steal anything from the 'Game of Thrones' set in fear of "getting into trouble" 21:04

    Entertainment:
    Khloe Kardashian jumped into the ocean fully clothed for her "water baby" daughter True Thompson 20:34

    Entertainment:
    James Corden is in talks to extend his 'Late Late Show' contract 20:04

    Entertainment:
    Khloe Kardashian says there is "no bad blood" between her and Lamar Odom 19:34

    Entertainment:
    Prince William has called the death of his mother, Princess Diana, "a pain like no other" 19:04


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd