Who is Sophie Turner without Sansa Stark? We're about to find out, writes Jeremy Egner for The New York Times.

After years of tragedy, upheaval and cataclysm, Winterfell is now secure and on the way to recovery in the capable hands of the new Queen in the North, Sansa Stark.

But on a bright spring afternoon, the actress who plays her surveyed a new kingdom. From a high-rise hotel at the southern tip of Manhattan, Sophie Turner gazed out at the glittering harbour and beyond to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, timeworn landmarks that nevertheless retain their power