Kit Harington Overview
Cristopher Catesby Harington, professionally known as Kit Harington, is an English actor and producer. Born in Greater London, he graduated from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. He made his professional acting debut while still attending drama school. In fact, he played the lead role of Albert in the critically acclaimed play War Horse.
He became a global success and a household name when he landed the role of Jon Snow in the HBO hit fantasy series Game of Thrones. He played the role from 2011 to 2018. He has won several accolades for his role, including the Best Actor for Television Drama Series at the Golden Globes. He also received Primetime Emmy nominations in 2016 and 2019. Aside from his TV success, Jon Snow has also appeared in various films such as Pompeii and he lent his voice to the movie franchise How to Train Your Dragon.
How tall is Kit Harington?
Kit Harington is 5 feet and 8 inches or 172 cm tall.
Was Kit Harington in How to Train Your Dragon?
Kit Harington is also a voice actor, aside from being a well-known character in the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. He provides the voice of Eret in the film franchise of How to Train Your Dragon.
What nationality is Kit Harington?
Kit Harington is of British nationality.
What is Kit Harington’s net worth?
As of 2019, Kit Harington has an estimated net worth of $13 Million.
What is Kit Harington most famous for?
Kit Harington is most famous for his role as Jon Snow in HBO’s Game of Thrones.
Is Kit Harington married or single?
Kit Harington is married. He tied the knot with fellow actor Rose Leslie, his co-star from Game of Thrones, in 2018.
Does Kit Harington have children?
Kit Harington does not have any children.
Who is Kit Harington’s partner or spouse?
Kit Harington is married to Rose Leslie. The pair tied the knot on June 23, 2018, and their wedding was attended by their Game of Thrones co-stars. They got married in a 12th-century Wardhill Castle in Scotland – coincidentally also Rose Leslie’s home, as the castle has been passed down in the Leslie clan for over 900 years. Shortly after they got married, Russian model Olga Vlaslova accused Kit Harington of cheating on his wife with her in a month-long affair in Luxembourg by leaking nude photographs of a man in bed that she claimed was Kit. However, Kit has since denied these allegations as “completely false” and stated he’s never even been to Luxembourg.
Kit Harington is not related to famous celebrities. However, it has been determined that his lineage includes that of a noble ancestor dating back to the time of King Charles II and King James I. He is married to his Game of Thrones co-star, Rose Leslie, and has often been seen in private gatherings with his other co-stars during filming in the UK and Croatia, including Sophie Turner, Maisy Williams, Emilia Clarke, and so on.