English singer, Boy George wants Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner to play his younger self in his biopic.
Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner has said she’s “so down” to play Boy George in an upcoming biopic.
The singer, Boy George named her as one of the possible candidates to play him in a biopic about his life.
Last month, it was confirmed that a film about the life and career of the English singer and songwriter is in the works, and Boy George recently shared that he wants Turner to play his younger self in the movie.
The yet-to-be-named biopic is reported based on the singer’s early years in England and his journey to popularity after he joined the group Culture Club in the 1980s.
The actress recently took to twitter to retweet a piece of news about George’s interest in casting her as his younger self and said, “I’m SO down.”
During an interview Boy George on Turner to potray his his biopic said , “One of the most interesting suggestions was Sophie Turner. [People will say] ‘she can’t play you she’s a woman,’ you know. But when I was 17, I would have loved to have been her.”
Sophie Turner was recently seen as Jean Grey in X-Men Dark Pheonix.