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It's Official, Sophie Turner Is Coming To Montreal

A Hollywood star in the city.
It's Official, Sophie Turner Is Coming To Montreal

Every summer, Montreal gets a flood of celebrities who come here to film projects, attend special events or simply just to hang out.

And this year, the most anticipated star to grace us with her presence will be none other than Sophie Turner.

READ ALSO: Two New X-Men Movies To Begin Filming In Montreal This Summer

You probably know Sophie from her role as Sansa Stark in Game of Thrones or as Jean Grey from the new X-Men Movies.

Well, sadly they won't be filming Game of Thrones here, however they will be filming two X-Men movies over the summer.

And since Sophie Turner has just confirmed she will be part of the cast, we decided to bring you 10 fact you didn't know about her.

1. Game of Thrones fans will no doubt remember Sansa Stark's Direwolf, Lady. Well Sophie's family actually adopted the dogs who plays the wolf on the show.

2. She has two older brothers, as well as a twin who died before birth.

3. Despite being famous for her red hair, Sophie Turner is actually blonde. When her drama teacher encouraged her to audition for the part of Sansa Stark, she dyed her blonde hair auburn for the role.

4. Sophie and the actor who played King Joffrey used to rap together on set. Jack Gleeson did the rapping and Turner provided the beatbox.

5. Apparently, she's best friends with Maisie Williams who plays her younger sister Arya Stark. Maisie might also be playing in one of the new X-Men movies, so the two of them may be hanging out in Montreal this summer.

6. Her favorite movie is One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest.

7. She really likes Formula 1 racing and she is a bit of a thrill-seeker, which is perfect because she'll be in town filming during F1 weekend.

8. Despite having to ride them on Game of Thrones, Sophie turner is actually allergic to horses.

9. She starred in a music video for the song Oblivion by the band Bastille.

10. Turner was approached by Karen Mills to be the model for the her campaign in 2015.

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