- Name: Kit Harington
- Age: 29 years old
- Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: US $4 Million
- Status: Alive
Kit Harington is an English actor best known for his role of “Jon Snow” in the fantasy series Game of Thrones. He was born Christopher Catesby Harington on December 26, 1986 in London, England. His mother, Deborah, was a former playwright and his father, David, a businessman. Harington and his family moved to Worcestershire when he was 11 years old. He attended the Chantry High School in Martley followed by Worcester Sixth Form College. Harington continued his education at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. He studied drama and theatre and graduated in 2008.
Harington initially wanted to become a journalist and considered acting more like a hobby. He started out performing in various school productions before landing his first major role in the theatre adaption of War Horse. His other stage credit include Posh (2010), The Vote (2015), and Doctor Faustus (2016).
Harington landed his breakthrough role as “Jon Snow” in the fantasy drama series, Game of Thrones. The show is an adaption of George R. R. Martin’s epic fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire. The show premiered on HBO in April 17, 2011 and was successfully renewed for a seventh season in April 2016. Harington picked up a Saturn Award in 2012 for best supporting actor. He also won an Empire Hero Award in 2015 for the show.
Harington made his feature film debut in the 2012 horror flick, Silent Hill: Revelation. His performance earned him a Young Hollywood Awards for actor of the year. Harington starred in the 2013 disaster romance film, Pompeii, alongside Emily Browning. He held prominent roles in Testament of Youth (2014) with Alicia Vikander, Seventh Son (2004) with Jeff Bridges, and Spooks: The Greater Good (2015) with Peter Firth. Harington also did voice-over work for the animated film, How to Train Your Dragon 2. He will be featured in the upcoming films, Brimstone, and The Death and Life of John F. Donovan.
Kit Harington is 5ft 7in tall and has a net worth of $4 million. He’s currently in a relationship with Scottish actress Rose Leslie.
Kit Harington Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Christopher Catesby Harington
- Birthday: December 26, 1986
- How Old : Age: 29 years old
- Place of Birth: London, England
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Years Active: 2008-present
- Net Worth : Salary: US $4 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive