Sophie Turner has bid the Iron Throne adieu but is still vying for more power and influence. The “Game of Thrones” alumna will be starring in upcoming crime drama “Joan.” Created by “Mrs. Wilson” writer Anna Symon, the ITV series follows the exploits of infamous British jewel thief Joan Hannington, per Deadline.
Set in ‘80s London, “Joan” sees Turner playing a young mother who strives for a better life for herself and her daughter after her violent, fugitive husband disappears. To this end, Joan gradually transforms herself into a professional diamond thief and criminal mastermind.
“I’m so excited to be bringing Joan Hannington’s fascinating life story to screen in ‘Joan,’”
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