‘Game Of Thrones’ Sophie Turner Set For ‘Mary Shelley’s Monster’ Opposite Jeremy Irvine, Taissa Farmiga

EXCLUSIVE: In a new take on the life and lore of Frankenstein authoress Mary Shelley, Game of ThronesSophie Turner (Barely Lethal, Alone) has been cast as Shelley herself opposite Jeremy Irvine (War Horse, Stonewall) as Percy Shelley. Scripted by Deborah Baxtrom, Mary Shelley’s Monster tracks the young writer as she writes her seminal novel and is drawn into a Faustian bargain with her own “monster” of an alter ego, who offers literary fame at a desperate personal cost. Taissa Farmiga (American Horror Story, The Bling Ring) is attached in a supporting role as Mary’s stepsister Claire Clairmont. (more…)

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