Kit Harington Biography

Kit Harington (Christopher Catesby Harington) was born on 26th December 1986 in Acton, London, United Kingdom. He is an actor known for his role as Jon Snow,on Game of Thrones.

Kit Harington Age

  • He was born on 26th December 1986 (31 years as at 2017)

Kit Harington Films/Movies and TV Shows

  • 2016: The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
  • 2016: Brimstone
  • 2015: Spooks: The Greater Good
  • 2015: 7 Days In Hell
  • 2014: Seventh Son
  • 2014: Testament of Youth
  • 2014: How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • 2014: Pompeii
  • 2013: Arthur & Lancelot
  • 2012: Silent Hill: Revelation
  • 2017: Gunpowder
  • Since 2001: Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones Jon Snow

He plays Jon Snow,on Game of Thrones,Ned Stark’s bastard son.In order to escape his bastard status, Jon joins the Night’s Watch and is eventually chosen as Lord Commander.

Kit Harington John Harington

John Harington (Sir Nicholas John Harington), 14th Baronet, the inventor of the first flushing toilet in Britain in the 16th century.He is the uncle of Kit.

Kit Harington Emilia Clarke

Kit acts as Jon Snow and Emilia Clarke acts as Daenerys Targaryen, they are aunt and nephew but in season 7 they hooked up. Harington had this to say about this scene “I think they both know it’s wrong, I think they both know it’s gonna cause problems, but it’s that thing—when you suddenly feel that deeply about someone, and you go through those events together; it’s like a runaway train. You can’t stop it happening.”

Kit Harington Family

His parents are Deborah Jane (Catesby), a former playwright, and Sir David Harington, 15th Baronet, a businessman. Harington’s uncle was Sir Nicholas John Harington,14th Baronet, and his patrilineal great-grandfather was Sir Richard Harington, 12th Baronet. Through his paternal grandmother, Lavender Cecilia Denny, Harington’s eighth-great-grandfather was Charles II of England. Also, through his father, Harington descends from Scottish politician Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville.

Kit Harington and Rose Leslie/ Girlfriend

In 2012 he began dating Game of Thrones co-star Rose Leslie. In September 2017 they announced their engagement through ‘The Times’.


Kit Harington
Kit Harington