Kit Harington Net Worth
Who is Kit Harington?
Kit Harington is an English actor who is famous as Jon Snow in the series Game of Thrones since the year 2011. He is active in the entertainment industry since the year 2008 and has given some of the best works like in “Gunpowder”, “Pompeii”, “How to Train Your Dragon 2”, and “Seventh Son”.
Kit Harington Net Worth
Kit Harington has earned a net worth of $12 million. He has earned most of his net worth through his work as an actor. He is earning $1.1 million per episode for his work in the series Game of Thrones which made him one of the highest paid American TV stars on a network primetime show. He is also earning well through his work in the movies like Pompeii and How to Train Your Dragon 2.
Kit Harington Life History
Christopher Catesby Harington who is famous as Kit Harington was born on 26th of December in the year 1986 in Acton, London, England. He studied at Southfield Primary School then he joined Chantry High School. After his schooling, Kit joined Worcester Sixth Form College for studying Drama and Theatre. At the age of 18, he moved back to London and attended the Central School of Speech and Drama.
It is said that Kit initially wanted to pursue journalism but later started showing interest in acting. He began with the theatre show “War Horse”. Through this show, Kit got a lot of recognition and got another play “Posh”. After this show, he auditioned and got selected for the role of Jon Snow in the series Game of Thrones. Before this show, Kit was not a big name, but this show made him a well-known face of the entertainment industry. While working on the show Kit got many other projects like “Seventh Son”, “How to Train Your Dragon 2”, “Brimstone”, and others. Kit Harington will be seen soon in his upcoming movie “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan”.
In his own life, Kit Harington is dating Rose Leslie since the year 2012. They got engaged in the year 2017 and their fans can’t wait to see them getting married.
Kit Harington Known For
Kit Harington is famous for his work as an actor. He is known best for his role of Jon Snow in the series “Game of Thrones” since the year 2011. He is also famous for his work in movies like “Gunpowder”, “Pompeii”, “How to Train Your Dragon 2”, and “Seventh Son”.
Kit Harington is accoladed well for his work. He has got awards like Young Hollywood Award, Empire Award, Gold Derby TV Award, and Giffoni Film Festival Award among so many other nominations.
Kit Harington Charities
Kit Harington is active in charities. He is representing Mencap as an ambassador since the year 2016. Mencap is an organization focusing on helping the people with learning disabilities in the UK.
Kit Harington has also released a video with other starts in the year 2016 from the UNHCR which is the United Nations Refugee Agency to raise awareness about the global refugee crisis.