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Kit Harington

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Best known while Jon Snow in the tv screen series, Video game of Thrones, he also voiced the part of Eret within the 2014 animated film How exactly to Teach Your Dragon 2 and played Milo within the 2014 actions film Pompeii. He originally wished to turn into a cameraman, battle correspondent and journalist as a kid. He grew out his personal real hair to try out Jon Snow on Video game of Thrones. His parents are Deborah Jane and David Richard Harington. In 2012 he started dating celebrity Rose Leslie. Sean Bean performed his dad in the tv screen series, Video game of Thrones.

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Full Name Kit Harington
Date Of Birth December 26, 1986
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.73 m
Profession TV Actor
Education Royal Central School of Speech & Drama
Nationality British
Parents David Richard Harington, Deborah Jane Catesby
Siblings John Harington
Awards Young Hollywood Award for Actor of the Year
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, WhatsOnStage Award for Best Ensemble Performance
Movies Pompeii, Spooks: The Greater Good, Testament of Youth, Seventh Son, Silent Hill: Revelation, Brimstone, The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, How to Train Your Dragon 2, 7 Days In Hell, Arthur & Lancelot
TV Shows Game of Thrones, Gunpowder
Star Sign Capricorn

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Death and Life of John F. Donovan2018post-productionJohn F. Donovan
GunpowderTV Mini-Series filmingRobert Catesby (2017)
Game of Thrones2011-2017TV SeriesJon Snow
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare2016Video GameAdmiral Salen Kotch (voice)
Brimstone2016Samuel
MI-52015Will Holloway
7 Days in Hell2015TV MovieCharles Poole
Seventh Son2014/IMr. Bradley
Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series2014Video GameJon Snow (voice)
Testament of Youth2014Roland Leighton
How to Train Your Dragon 22014Eret (voice)
Pompeii2014/IMilo
Silent Hill: Revelation2012Vincent

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
GunpowderTV Mini-Series executive producer filming

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 74th Golden Globe Awards2017TV Special documentary performer: "Another Day of Sun"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2015-2017TV SeriesHimself
Extra2014-2017TV SeriesHimself
Access Hollywood2017TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Birthday Stories with Lynn Hirschberg2016TV Series shortHimself
The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards2016TV SpecialHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Variety Talk Series and Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sidewalks Entertainment2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Today2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Red Nose Day2015TV SpecialHimself
The Graham Norton Show2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Ryan2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Jon Snow
Juego de Tronos: Especial Reino Español2015TV Movie documentaryHimself / Jon Snow
E! Live from the Red Carpet2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Film '722015TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
The Making of Testament of Youth2015Video documentary shortHimself
Stand Up to Cancer2014TV SpecialHimself
Made in Hollywood2012-2014TV SeriesHimself
Guys Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Le grand journal de Canal+2014TV Series documentaryHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Reel Junkie2014TV SeriesHimself
2013 Young Hollywood Awards2013TV SpecialHimself
Les ténèbres révélées de Silent Hill révélation 3D2013Video documentaryHimself
The Jonathan Ross Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Game of Thrones: Season 2 - Character Profiles2013Video documentary shortHimself / Jon Snow
Hollywood and Hyland2012TV SeriesHimself
Guys Choice Awards 20122012TV SpecialHimself
Game of Thrones: Destinations of Season 22012Video documentaryHimself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Season 2 - In Production, Iceland2012VideoHimself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Season 2 - Invitation to the Set2012Video documentaryHimself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die - Inside the HBO Series2012TV MovieHimself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Costumes2011Video documentaryHimself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Inside the Night's Watch2011Video documentaryHimself / Jon Snow

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Insider2017TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2017TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Ryan2015TV SeriesHimself
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsDrama Supporting ActorGame of Thrones (2011)
2013Young Hollywood AwardYoung Hollywood AwardsActor of the YearGame of Thrones (2011)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2017ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)· Alfie Allen
· Jacob Anderson
· Dean-Charles Chapman
· Emilia Clarke
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
· Liam Cunningham
· Peter Dinklage
· Nathalie Emmanuel
· Lena Headey
· Conleth Hill
· Kristofer Hivju
· Michiel Huisman
· Faye Marsay
· Jonathan Pryce
· Sophie Turner
· Carice van Houten
· Gemma Whelan
· Maisie Williams
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)
2016Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting Actor on TelevisionGame of Thrones (2011)
2016Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)
2016OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)
2016ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)· Alfie Allen
· Ian Beattie
· John Bradley
· Gwendoline Christie
· Emilia Clarke
· Michael Condron
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
· Ben Crompton
· Liam Cunningham
· Stephen Dillane
· Peter Dinklage
· Nathalie Emmanuel
· Tara Fitzgerald
· Jerome Flynn
· Brian Fortune
· Joel Fry
· Aidan Gillen
· Iain Glen
· Lena Headey
· Michiel Huisman
· Hannah Murray
· Brenock O'Connor
· Daniel Portman
· Iwan Rheon
· Owen Teale
· Josef Altin
· Jacob Anderson
· John Bradley
· Dominic Carter
· Gwendoline Christie
· Emilia Clarke
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
· Ben Crompton
· Charles Dance
· Peter Dinklage
· Natalie Dormer
· Nathalie Emmanuel
· Iain Glen
· Julian Glover
· Lena Headey
· Conleth Hill
· Rory McCann
· Ian McElhinney
· Pedro Pascal
· Daniel Portman
· Mark Stanley
· Sophie Turner
· Maisie Williams
2014ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)· Alfie Allen
· John Bradley
· Oona Chaplin
· Gwendoline Christie
· Emilia Clarke
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
· Mackenzie Crook
· Charles Dance
· Joe Dempsie
· Peter Dinklage
· Natalie Dormer
· Nathalie Emmanuel
· Michelle Fairley
· Jack Gleeson
· Iain Glen
· Lena Headey
· Isaac Hempstead Wright
· Kristofer Hivju
· Paul Kaye
· Sibel Kekilli
· Rose Leslie
· Richard Madden
· Rory McCann
· Michael McElhatton
· Ian McElhinney
·
2012Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting Actor on TelevisionGame of Thrones (2011)
2012Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of Thrones (2011)· Amrita Acharia
· Mark Addy
· Alfie Allen
· Josef Altin
· Sean Bean
· Susan Brown
· Emilia Clarke
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
· Peter Dinklage
· Ron Donachie
· Michelle Fairley
· Jerome Flynn
· Elyes Gabel
· Aidan Gillen
· Jack Gleeson
· Iain Glen
· Julian Glover
· Lena Headey
· Isaac Hempstead Wright
· Conleth Hill
· Richard Madden
· Jason Momoa
· Rory McCann
· Ian McElhinney
· Luke Barnes
· Roxanne McKee
2011IGN AwardIGN Summer Movie AwardsBest TV HeroGame of Thrones (2011)


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