"Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner made less money on the HBO series than her co-star Kit Harington – but she says the gender wage gap had nothing to do with it, making conversations about their income together "tricky. "
" "Got more money than me, but he had a bigger storyline," the 23-year-old actress told Harper's Bazaar UK
"And for the last series, he had something crazy like 70 night shoots I said, "You know that … you keep that money," she said.
KIT HARINGTON SAYS LAST SEASON OR WAS DESIGNED TO BREAK US '
Turner does believe that the time is turning for women in the workplace, noting that employers in Hollywood appear to be "more willing to list to people saying," I want the same amount of money. ' So things are getting done, but it will take a while, I think. " NATHALIE EMMANUEL SAYS 'GAME OF THRONES' HAS A BITTERSWEET ENDING '
In terms of other feminist causes within the entertainment industry, including the #MeToo and Time's Up movements, she says, "I've had moments where I've thought in hindsight," That wasn't an OK thing for someone to do, "but I've never had anything as extreme as these awful Weinstein cases. Almost half the people you meet in the industry have some sort of speech to tell. We talk about it before, but no one was saying, "This is weird, someone should speak up." People had this idea about Hollywood that it's big and glamorous and crazy things happen and, "That's showbiz, baby." Until suddenly people started looking at it from a more humane point of view and saying, 'It's not OK. It 's abuse'. "1