Kit Harington Biography
Christopher Harington is an English media personality. He developed, produced and starred in the 2017 BBC drama series Gunpowder, based around the leading role of his ancestor Robert Catesby in the Gunpowder plot. His film roles include the historical romance film Pompeii (2014), the British period drama Testament of Youth (2014), and Marvel Cinematic Universe film Eternals (2021).
Kit Harington Age
He was born on 26th December, 1986, Acton, London, England
Kit Harington Height
He stand at height of 5 feet and 6 inches.
Kit Harington Education
Kit was a pupil at the Southfield Primary School from 1992 to 1998. When he was 11, his family moved to Worcestershire and he studied at the Chantry High School in Martley until 2003. He attended Worcester Sixth Form College, where he studied Drama and Theatre (2003–05). Harington moved back to London in 2005 when he was eighteen after completing Sixth Form and, later that year, attended the Central School of Speech and Drama, graduating in 2008.
Kit Harington Parents
His parents are Sir David Harington(father), 15th Baronet, a businessman, and former playwright Deborah Jane(mother), daughter of Maurice William.
Kit Harington Siblings
Harington has a brother, his name is John Harington.
Kit Harington Wife
Harington began a relationship with his Game of Thrones co-star Rose Leslie in 2011. They announced their engagement through the ‘Forthcoming Marriages’ section of The Times on 27th September 2017.
On 23rd June 2018, the couple married at Rayne Parish Church in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. In September 2020, Leslie posed for a magazine photo shoot visibly pregnant. They had a son, first spotted in February 2021.
Kit Harington Children
Kit and his wife Rose Leslie have a son.
Kit Harington English Actor
Harington auditioned and landed his first television role as Jon Snow in the series Game of Thrones. The show debuted in 2011 to great critical acclaim and was quickly picked up by the network for a second season. Harington’s role was largely filmed in Iceland and Northern Ireland. The series concluded its run with its eighth season in April 2019.
Harington made his feature film debut in 2012 as Vincent in Silent Hill: Revelation 3D. The horror film was based on the survival horror video game Silent Hill 3, and was a sequel to the film Silent Hill. He was honoured with Actor of the Year at the Young Hollywood Awards 2013, which celebrates the best emerging young talent in film, music and television.
He starred in the 2015 HBO comedy 7 Days in Hell, a short film about a seven-day tennis match. In June 2015, it was confirmed that Harington would star in Martin Koolhoven’s upcoming western thriller film Brimstone, replacing Robert Pattinson.
In 2016, Harington starred as Salen Kotch, the main villain in the first-person shooter video game Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. That same year he starred in a West End production of Doctor Faustus. The production, as well as his performance received unfavourable critical reviews.
In May 2022, it was announced that Harington would star in Mary’s Monster, a film about author Mary Shelley’s mental struggle to write her 1818 novel Frankenstein. That same month, he also joined Scoot McNairy and Josh Lucas in the action thriller Blood for Dust.
In June 2022, Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin revealed that a Jon Snow spin-off series was in early development, and that it was Harington who first brought the idea for the project.
Kit Harington Salary
He earns USD 1 million per episode.
Kit Harington Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be USD 10 million.
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