Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner says she ‘couldn’t go outside’ and became ‘very self conscious’ after social media criticism

The British actress, 23, rose to worldwide fame while starring as Sansa Stark in the HBO fantasy show from 2011 but said comments online impacted her mental health.

Speaking to US talk show host Dr Phil on his podcast, Turner said: “I would just believe it. I would say, ‘Yeah, I am spotty. Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner says News ‘ Game of Thrones ’ star Sophie Turner reveals social media criticism ... Fox News 4 hours ago Sophie Turner is opening up about her mental health ... but one negative comment and it just like throws you off." Since 2011, the ... I am fat. I am a bad actress’.

“I would just believe it. I would get (the costume department) to tighten my corset a lot. I just got very, very self-conscious.”

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She said: “I had no motivation to do anything or go out. Even with my best friends, I wouldn’t want to see them, I wouldn’t want to go out and eat with them.”

  • Publisher: Evening Standard
  • Date: 2019-04-17T02:03:00Z
  • Author: Bonnie Christian
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‘I just would cry and cry and cry over just getting changed and putting on clothes and be like, ‘I can’t do this. I can’t go outside. Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner says she 'couldn't go outside' and became ... London Evening Standard 6 hours ago Sophie Turner has said she became "very self-conscious" after receiving criticism on social media over her role in Game Of Thrones ... I have nothing that I want to do’,’ Turner added.

Turner is now one of the world’s most recognisable actresses thanks in part to Game Of Thrones and will star in Marvel superhero film Dark Phoenix in June.

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‘Maybe it’s just a weird fascination I used to have, but yeah, I used to think about it. I don’t think I ever would have gone through with it. I don’t know.’

  • Publisher: Evening Express
  • Date: 2019-04-17T00:30:15+00:00
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Game of Thrones’star Sophie Turner has opened up about the impact fame has had on her mental health.’In an’interview’with’Dr Phil’on his podcast,’Phil in the Blanks, the actress revealed that negative comments about her character on social media caused a decline in her mental health. “I would just believe it. I would say, ‘Yeah, I am spotty. Videos for Game Of Thrones Star Sophie Turner Says 6:26 ' Game of Thrones ' Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner talk final season | GMA YouTube I am fat. I am a bad actress.’ I would just believe it. I would get [the costume department] to tighten my corset a lot. I just got very, very self-conscious,” she explains.’

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