Kit Harington Biography

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Kit Harington originally Christopher Catesby Harington was born in Acton, London, the United Kingdom on 26th December 1986.

Pack Harington is an English entertainer who is best known for depicting the job of ‘Jon Snow‘ in the ‘HBO’ arrangement ‘Game of Thrones.‘ At the age of 14, he viewed a dramatic creation of the renowned play ‘Waiting for Godot,’ and that started his enthusiasm for acting.

Before long, he chose to seek after going about as a lifelong alternative. Following his secondary school graduation, Kit took proficient preparing from the ‘Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.’ After moving on from the dramatization school, he started taking an interest in theater.

Kit Harington won two ‘Olivier Awards‘ for his execution in the play ‘War Horse.’ This propelled him to seek after going about as a calling. In 2011, he made his screen debut with the ‘HBO’ fantasy– show arrangement ‘Game of Thrones.’

His depiction of ‘Jon Snow’ in the arrangement made him a global star. Following his exceptionally fruitful spell with ‘Game of Thrones,’ Kit has shown up in many acclaimed films, assuming significant jobs. A portion of his most striking movies is ‘Testament of Youth,’ ‘Seventh Son,’ and ‘Brimstone.’ He has loaned his voice to a key job in the enlivened film ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2.’


FAQs

Kit Harington Height

5 feet 7 inch

Kit Harington Wife

Rose Leslie

Kit Harington age

32 years (December 26, 1986)

Kit Harington Net Worth

$12 Million

Kit Harington Movies

Pompeii (2014), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019), The Death And Life of John F. Donovan (2018), 7 Days in Hell (2015), Testament of Youth (2014), Brimstone (2014), Seventh Son (2014), How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014), …


Quick Facts

Birth Date 26th December 1986
Nickname Kit
Birth Place Acton, London, United Kingdom
Zodiac Capricorn
Profession Actor
Active Year 2008-Present
Marital Status Married
Nationality British, English  
Ethnicity English, Scottish, Northern Irish, Welsh, and Dutch
Religion Not Specified
Height 5 feet 7 inch
Weight 77 kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Relationship Married
Spouse Rose Leslie (m. 2018)

Kit Harington Early Life

Kit Harington was conceived Christopher Catesby Harington, on December 26, 1986, in London, UK. His mom, Deborah Jane, was a writer. His dad, Sir David Harington, fifteenth Baronet, was a well-to-do agent. kit is a relative of the British royal family.

Lord Charles II was one of his incredible granddads. A portion of Kit’s progenitors was likewise engaged with the acclaimed ‘Gunpowder Plot.’ According to him, a portion of his predecessors from his mom’s side had arranged the death of James I, the ruler of Ireland, England, and Scotland. Strangely, Kit is identified with James I, from his dad’s side.

Kit went to the ‘Southfield Primary School.’ After going through the initial 11 years of his life in London, he moved to Worcester with his family.

Curiously, until the age of 11, Kit was ignorant that his original name was Christopher. Growing up, he had an unmistakable fascination for news coverage. Despite his affection for theater, he never thought about it as a genuine vocation choice. Be that as it may, he regularly viewed plays alongside his mom.

While learning at the ‘Chantry High School,’ he watched the play ‘Waiting for Godot,’ which started his enthusiasm for acting. He was 14 years of age at that point and chose to seek after following up on growing up. He featured in many plays amid his secondary school years.

Following his graduation, he chose to clean his aptitudes by selecting into acting classes. He in this manner joined the lofty ‘Royal Central School of Speech and Drama’ and graduated in 2008.

Kit Harington Career

Jon Snow was one of those fortunate youthful on-screen characters whose battle period did not keep going excessively long. He began acting in showy expert creations when he moved on from acting school.

One of his most punctual plays was ‘Posh,’ composed by the ‘Royal Court Theater.’ While still in acting school, he had assumed a primary job in the play ‘War Horse.’ His execution in the play earned him two ‘Olivier Awards.’

Still, a fresher when it came to screen acting, he tried out for a job in the ‘HBO’ dramatization ‘Game of Thrones.’ Hundreds of different on-screen characters from everywhere throughout the nation tried out for the job, yet Kit earned it in the end.

His presentation job itself was a vocation characterizing venture. The arrangement debuted on ‘HBO’ in 2011 and highlighted Kit as ‘Jon Snow,’ the ill-conceived child of the show’s principal character, ‘Ned Stark.’

Kit’s character experienced a few changes through the span of the arrangement. While ‘Jon’ was depicted as an innocent however fearless young man at first, he in the long run transformed into a strong fight leader.

When the third season debuted, ‘Jon’ had turned into a fan top choice. Pack’s predictable great execution in the arrangement made him a worldwide star. The kit has additionally prevailed upon a few honors the years for his depiction of ‘Jon Snow.’

While making the most of his enormous worldwide achievement, Kit was showered with many acting offers. In 2012, he made his extra-large screen debut with an extraordinary blood and guts movie titled ‘Silent Hill: Revelation 3D.’ He played ‘Vincent,’ a lead job in the film.

The film, in any case, was a business and basic catastrophe. Following the disaster of his introduction film, Kit took a year-long break and focused on his depiction of ‘Jon Snow’ in ‘Game of Thrones.’ 2014 was a noteworthy year for Kit, as he showed up in four movies that year.

His first film of 2014 was a verifiable debacle titled ‘Pompeii.’ He assumed a main job in the film. While the film got a couple of good audits, numerous commentators panned the film because of its recorded mistakes and poor special visualizations. Kit at that point voiced the character of ‘Eret’ in the enlivened film ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2.’

The motion picture was a basic and business achievement. Kit at that point depicted the lead job of ‘Roland Leighton’ in the war show ‘Testament of Youth.’ The film was vigorously valued by pundits yet ended up being a film industry calamity. Unit’s last film of 2014 was ‘Seventh Son,’ a dream epic that was ineffectively gotten by faultfinders, disregarding being a business achievement.

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In 2015, Kit showed up as one of the two leads in the ‘HBO’ sports dramatization ‘7 Days in Hell.’ That year, Kit showed up in the British government agent dramatization ‘Spooks: The Greater Good.’

The film was gotten well by faultfinders. Pack’s execution additionally gotten colossal gratefulness, and the film likewise ended up being a film industry hit. The 2016 Western spine chiller ‘Brimstone‘ included Kit in the supporting job of ‘Samuel.’

The film was a major business and basic achievement. In 2017, Kit functioned as an official maker for the miniseries ‘Gunpowder,’ considering the well-known ‘Gunpowder Plot’ that had occurred in London in 1605. The motion picture included him as ‘Robert Catesby.’

In 2018, Kit showed up in the film ‘The Death and Life of John F. Donovan,’ which was seriously panned by faultfinders. Throughout the years, Kit has likewise been effectively included with theater and has shown up in plays, for example, ‘The Vote,’ ‘Posh,’ and ‘True West.’ Kit is the essence of the design brand ‘Jimmy Choo’ and the ‘Dolce and Gabbana’ scent ‘The One.’

Highlights and Achievements

Kit won Young Hollywood Awards as the Actor of the Year in 2013. In the same year, he also won Gold Derby TV Awards for the Best Ensemble of the Year and Online Film & Television Association Awards for Best Ensemble in a Drama Series. In the year 2016, Kit won Gold Derby TV Awards for the category of Best Drama Supporting Actor and Best Ensemble of the Year.

Kit Harington Relationships

Kit Harington was seeing ‘Game of Thrones’ co-star Rose Leslie in 2012. And the couple got wedded in June 2018.

Kit Harington Net Worth

The net worth of Kit Harington is $12 million.

Social Media Profile

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