In 2019, on Twitter’s “#BehindTheTweets” sequence, Sophie Turner shared an ungainly encounter she had with Matthew Perry in 2016 on the streets of London. The “Sport of Thrones” star mentioned she mustered up the braveness to stroll over to Perry after seeing him exterior a neighborhood grocery store close to her residence. “I’d stroll across the nook every single day to go to my native Budgens, which is a superb little grocery store … and I’d see Matthew Perry exterior smoking a cigarette,” she recalled. “I purchased a lighter from Budgens in order that I may stroll as much as him and provide to mild his cigarette, and it was already lit. So, that was simply embarrassing.” Explaining the explanation behind her 2016 tweet, Turner admitted that she needed her movie star crush to succeed in out to her and ask her out on a date. “I believed he would possibly see this tweet after which, I do not know… ask me on a date or one thing,” she mentioned, laughing. “However he did not.”
The 12 months Turner ran into Perry was the 12 months she met her now-estranged husband, Joe Jonas. The 2 subsequently married in a shock Vegas ceremony after the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. The former couple not too long ago introduced their separation after 4 years of marriage and the delivery of their daughters, Willa and Delphine. “There are a lot of speculative narratives as to why [we are separating] however, really it is a united resolution,” the previous couple mentioned in a joint assertion on Instagram.