Kit Harington at 'Eternals' premiere
Kit Harington | Samir Hussein/WireImage

Kit Harington is a British actor who is best known for his role as Jon Snow on Game of Thrones. For his acting on the HBO series, Harington earned a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor – Television Series Drama in 2019, as well as two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2016 and Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 2019.

Additionally, Harington created, produced, and starred in the BBC drama series Gunpowder; voiced Eret in How to Train Your Dragon movie series; and played Dane Whitman in the MCU film Eternals.

  • Full name: Christopher Catesby Harington
  • Birthday: Dec. 26, 1986
  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches
  • Hometown: Acton, London, England
  • Net worth: $14 million
  • Relationship status: Married to Rose Leslie
  • Fun facts: He once got out of a speeding ticket by revealing whether Jon Snow survived in the next season of Game of Thrones. He married actor Rose Leslie, who was his love interest in Game of Thrones, and they have a son. Harington didn’t know his name was Christopher and not Kit until he was a preteen.

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