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Kit Harington


Kit Harington was born Christopher Catesby Harington in Acton, London, to Deborah Jane (Catesby), a former playwright, and David Richard Harington, a businessman. His mother named him after Christopher Marlowe, whose first name was shortened to Kit, a name Harington prefers. Harington's uncle is Sir Nicholas John Harington, the 14th Baronet ... See full bio »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Working with animals is always going to be tough because the animal doesn't know it's an actor. See more »

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Wanted to be a cameraman, a war correspondent and a journalist when he was young. See more »

Trademark:

Curly black hair

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Capricorn

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