Sophie Turner has opened up about how she developed a coping mechanism while filming heavy and disturbing scenes from game of Thrones (HAVE) at such a young age.
In a recent interview with The cutthe chasing happiness The star revealed that she was only 19 years old when she filmed the most controversial scenes for HBO’s dark fantasy show, based on George RR Martin’s series of novels. A song of ice and fire.
“The subject matter was so heavy that I just developed a coping mechanism to have the most fun between takes, so as not to traumatize myself,” he told the publication.
Sophie recalled that at the time she did her best to “have as much fun between takes as possible so that she doesn’t feel overwhelmed”.
The X Men The actress shared that she also had her mother as a companion in the HAVE set that used to give her snacks and helped her deal with the emotional ordeal during the shooting of bloody scenes.
Meanwhile, the 26-year-old also pointed out that the violent themes of fantasy series would have an impact on her mental health in the coming days.
“I am sure that I will present some symptoms of trauma in the future. At that young age, I don’t think I could understand much of the scene,” she added.