- Growing up on the set of Game of Thrones was definitely not like the childhood that most of us enjoyed.
- Even though Sophie Turner loved her experience on the show, she admitted in a recent interview on The Graham Norton Show that she wishes she could have had a normal college experience.
- "I wish I could have gone out and drunk a lot and thrown up in the middle of a club without it being photographed," she said.
Growing up on the set of a hit series like Game of Thrones has its advantages and its drawbacks. Advantage: You're one of the stars of a mega-hit show like Game of Thrones. Drawback: You have to deal with the downsides that always come with fame, like a lack of privacy. Advantage: You get to wear amazing costumes. Drawback: You don't get to do normal teenage things, like going to college and drinking with friends.
I wish I'd had the university experience. I wish I could have gone out and drunk a lot and thrown up in the middle of a club without it being photographed! But, I am happy with my Game of Thrones experience. I don't think I missed out on too much.
And showed off her extreme flexibility:
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