Kit Harington


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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 »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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Game of Thrones Jon Snow
(2011-2019)
Pompeii Milo
(2014)
Seventh Son Mr. Bradley
(2014)

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 2011-2019 Game of Thrones (TV Series)
Jon Snow
- Episode #8.6 (2019) ... Jon Snow (unconfirmed)
- Episode #8.5 (2019) ... Jon Snow (unconfirmed)
- Episode #8.4 (2019) ... Jon Snow (unconfirmed)
- Episode #8.3 (2019) ... Jon Snow (unconfirmed)
- A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms (2019) ... Jon Snow
 2018 Zog (TV Movie)
Sir Gadabout (voice)
 2018 The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
John F. Donovan
 2017 Gunpowder (TV Mini-Series)
Robert Catesby
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Robert Catesby
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Robert Catesby
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Robert Catesby
 2016 Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (Video Game)
Admiral Salen Kotch (voice)
 2016 Brimstone
Samuel
 2015 MI-5
Will Holloway
 2015 7 Days in Hell (TV Movie)
Charles Poole
 2014/I Seventh Son
Mr. Bradley
 2014 Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series (Video Game)
Jon Snow (voice)
 2014 Testament of Youth
Roland Leighton
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2
Eret (voice)
 2014/I Pompeii
Milo
 2012 Silent Hill: Revelation
Vincent
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Theatre. Appeared in the title role in Christopher Marlowe's play 'Dr Faustus' at the Duke of York's theatre in London's West End. See more »

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4 Articles | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

The best people to have power are the ones who don't want it. See more »

Trivia:

Became friends with singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran after both had inadvertently met while using adjacent urinals in the men's room. See more »

Trademark:

Curly black hair See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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