She got engaged to DNCE hitmaker Joe Jonas in October following a year of dating.
And while she has found love with the singer, Sophie Turner has revealed she’s still in shock over her engagement and admitted that maintaining a successful career has been a priority rather than getting married.
Speaking to Marie Claire, the 22-year-old Game of Thrones star explained that she has found a sense of calm after finding ‘the one’ in her 28-year-old beau.
She said: ‘I’m still like: Holy s***! I’m engaged. There’s this weird misconception that being married is the greatest thing that’ll ever happen to you.
‘But I’ve always found that my career is something I work for, and when I achieve something, there’s a sense that this is the greatest thing I’ll do in my life.
Adding: ‘It’s lovely to be engaged. Not like I achieved anything, but I found my person like I’d find a house that I love and want to stay in forever. There’s a sense of peace that comes with finding your person. But there’s a drive that comes with your career.’
Sophie and pop star Joe got engaged in October of last year and are counting down until they tie the knot.
The pair announced their good news on Instagram and In the image she showed off a stunning diamond engagement ring with the caption, ‘I said yes.’
He ring featured a large pear-shaped main diamond with two diamond-encrusted bands.
In her interview for the magazine’s 5th Annual Fresh Faces issue, Sophie opened up about the Post-Weinstein era and #TimesUp Movement within the film industry and admitted there’s a new atmosphere.
She said: ‘I’m so much more comfortable going into work knowing that there’s a group of people who will believe me if something does happen.’
Meanwhile, her comments come after it was revealed she had opened a secret Instagram account, which has already garnered 22,000 followers.
But while fans may be expecting a selection of sizzling holiday snaps or even behind-the-scenes shots from the hit HBO show, it is in fact sausages that take centre stage.
The actress has set up a new social media page titled ‘Sophie’s Sausage Reviews’ – which sees her taste and rate different meat treats from all over the world.