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'People are constantly telling you you're not good enough': GOT star Sophie Turner reveals she turned to therapy to help her after film and TV studios pressured her to lose weight amid her battle with depression

By Chloe-lee Longhetti For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 07:21 BST, 3 May 2019 | Updated: 07:22 BST, 3 May 2019

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In April, she spoke out about her ongoing battle with mental health and depression. 

And now Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner has revealed that she was forced to turn to therapy when film and TV studios pressured her to lose weight amid her woes.  

The 23-year-old made the admission during her chat with Marie Claire Australia, this month.

Candid: GOT star Sophie Turner reveals she turned to therapy to help her after film and TV studios pressured her to lose weight amid her battle with depression

Candid: GOT star Sophie Turner reveals she turned to therapy to help her after film and TV studios pressured her to lose weight amid her battle with depression

'Everyone needs a therapist, especially when people are constantly telling you you're not good enough and you don't look good enough,' Sophie told the publication.

'I think it's necessary to have someone to talk to and to help you through that.'

Sophie said she found it hard to grow up on screen on HBO's Game of Thrones, where she plays Sansa Stark, having started the show at just 13 years old. 

Body image: 'My metabolism suddenly decided to fall to the depths of the ocean and I started to get spotty and gain weight, and all of this was happening to me on camera,' Sophie said

Body image: 'My metabolism suddenly decided to fall to the depths of the ocean and I started to get spotty and gain weight, and all of this was happening to me on camera,' Sophie said

In character: Sophie said she found it hard to grow up on screen on HBO's Game of Thrones (pictured), where she plays Sansa Stark, having started the show at just 13 years old

In character: Sophie said she found it hard to grow up on screen on HBO's Game of Thrones (pictured), where she plays Sansa Stark, having started the show at just 13 years old

'My metabolism

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