Sophie Turner reflected on her sassiest line from the 'Game of Thrones' finale: 'I would hate Sansa'

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty ImagesSophie Turner at the premiere of 20th Century Fox’s ‘Dark Phoenix.’
  • Sophie Turner recently reflected on some of her most iconic moments as Sansa Stark on “Game of Thrones.”
  • In an interview with BBC Radio 1, interviewer Ali Plumb listed her sassiest line on the series finale – when Sansa told her uncle to sit down – as one of his favourites from the series.
  • “I would hate Sansa,” Turner replied. “I would be like, ‘You hussy.'”
  • “I think she’s great,” she added, “but if my niece said that to me, I’d be like, ‘Sit down and shut up.'”
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Sophie Turner recently reflected on some of her most iconic moments as Sansa Stark on “Game of Thrones” – though she isn’t as enthused about one in particular as her fans are.

During an interview with BBC Radio 1 on Wednesday, movie critic Ali Plumb listed Sansa’s sassiest line on the series finale as one of his favourites from the series. In the scene, Edmure Tully makes the case for himself as king, but Sansa quickly shuts him down: “Uncle, please sit.”

“I would hate Sansa,” Turner said. “I would be like, ‘You hussy.'”

Sansa game of thrones finaleHBO‘Uncle, please sit.’

“I think she’s great,” Plumb replied.

“I think she’s great, too,” Turner added, “but if my niece said that to me, I’d be like, ‘Sit down and shut up.'”


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Turner’s analysis of the scene may shock fans. Many “Thrones” enthusiasts adore Sansa for her witty one-liners, and the line is question is especially beloved.

Some fans even quote the line when reacting to real-life situations and news, especially regarding politics.

Watch Turner’s full interview with Plumb below.

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