Jessica Chastain Takes Swipe At ‘Game Of Thrones’ Bosses For Using Rape As A ‘Tool’

SPOILER ALERT: Do you read if you haven’t seen “Game of Thrones” season 8, episode 4.



Jessica Chastain took a swipe at “Game of Thrones” bosses after the latest episode aired Sunday.

Season 8, episode 4 of the hit series showed Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) having a conversation with the Hound (Rory McCann).

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He told her she could’ve avoided all the physical and emotional pain she’d experienced had she left King’s Landing with him in season 2.

She replied, “Without Littlefinger and Ramsay and the rest, I would’ve stayed a little bird all my life.”

Chastain, who stars in “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” with Turner, then posted on Twitter, “Rape is not a tool to make a character stronger. A woman doesn’t need to be victimized in order to become a butterfly.”

“The #littlebird was always a Phoenix. Her prevailing strength is solely because of her. And her alone. #GameOfThrones.”

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Chastain wasn’t the only one discussing the controversial comments. See more of the reaction below.

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