STARmeter
Top 500
Up 6 this week

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 16th century British playwright and poet Christopher Marlowe, whose first name was shortened to Kit, a name Harington prefers. Harington's uncle is Sir ... See full bio »

Period Drama "Underground" Relevant for Modern Audiences

A historical television series that focuses on the impact of the Underground Railroad during the 19th century, "Underground" offers viewers a message of social progress that's just as relevant in 2017.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 27 Mar 2014
 
a list of 28 people
created 27 Mar 2014
 
a list of 25 people
created 27 Jun 2014
 
a list of 37 people
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 35 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Kit Harington's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Jon Snow
(2011-2017)
Pompeii
Pompeii Milo
(2014)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (13 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (36 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Politics is a game and a profession. It doesn't really serve the people the politicians are supposed to serve. See more »

Trivia:

Once got into a fight at a McDonald's restaurant because a guy was hitting on the girl he was with. See more »

Trademark:

Sullen looks. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Reviews Brimstone Crow24
Not going to Venice or Toronto Crow24
The perfect actor to replace Hugh Jackman as Wolverine lionsden-02703
offensive remarks about Belfast falconlady
Great in Seven Days in Hell Libby628
So he's perfect, basically catcineaste
Discuss Kit Harington on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page