Last Updated: 18 Apr, 2023 | Views: 65
Famous For: His Role As Jon Snow In The HBO Epic Fantasy Television Series Game Of Thrones
Higher Education: Graduated
Net Worth: $14 Million Approx.
Kit Harington is an English actor and producer best known for his role as Jon Snow in the popular HBO series "Game of Thrones." He was born on December 26, 1986, in Acton, London, England. Besides his acting career, Harington is also a writer and has contributed to various publications such as The Guardian and The London Evening Standard. He also wrote a play called "P****d" that premiered in London in 2014.
Kit Harington Career:
Kit Harington's Debut In 2008: Kit Harington made his professional acting debut with the lead role of Albert Narracott in the West End play War Horse in 2009.
2008 - Kit Harington graduated from the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.
2010 - He made his professional acting debut in the stage production of War Horse at the National Theatre.
2011 - Kit Harington was cast as Jon Snow in Game of Thrones, which would become his breakout role and earn him widespread recognition and acclaim.
2014 - He made his big-screen debut in the disaster epic Pompeii.
2015 - Kit Harington starred alongside Alicia Vikander in the historical drama Testament of Youth.
2016 - Kit Harington returned to the role of Jon Snow in the sixth season of Game of Thrones, which was widely regarded as one of the show's strongest seasons.
2017 - Kit Harington starred in the thriller The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.
2018 - He returned for the final season of Game of Thrones, which was highly anticipated and garnered record-breaking viewership numbers.
2019 - Kit Harington starred in the BBC drama series Gunpowder, which tells the story of the Gunpowder Plot of 1605.
2021 - Kit Harington starred in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film Eternals, playing the character Dane Whitman.
Kit Harington's Popular Movies:
2014: "Pompeii" - Harington starred as the lead character in this historical disaster film.
2014: "Seventh Son" - Harington had a supporting role in this fantasy film, which starred Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore.
2014: "How to Train Your Dragon 2" - Harington lent his voice to the character of Eret in this animated film.
2015: "Spooks: The Greater Good" - Harington had a supporting role in this spy thriller, which was a continuation of the BBC series "Spooks."
Kit Harington Unknown Facts:
Kit Harington is an ambassador for the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He has been involved in several philanthropic endeavors, including supporting the International Medical Corps and raising awareness about climate change.
Kit Harington is a descendant of John Harington, a prominent 16th-century poet, and courtier who was also known for inventing the first flush toilet.