Sansa Stark and Lady

Sansa Stark and Lady

It’s no secret Game of Thrones fans feel the loss of the Stark’s direwolves as keenly as the loss of the Starks themselves. It seems the cast of the hit TV series are no exception. Sophie Turner told the Coventry Telegraph that she took her direwolf home with her.

“Growing up I always wanted a dog, but my parents never wanted one. We kind of fell in love with my character’s direwolf, Lady, on set. We knew Lady died and they wanted to re home her. My mum persuaded them to let us adopt her.”

You can read the full interview here. Meanwhile, behold the adorable duo in their natural habitat.

 

Sophie and Zunni

Sophie and Zunni

 

About The Author

Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.