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Christopher Catesby “Kit” Harington is an actor born on 26th December 1986, in London, England. He rose to fame thanks to his role of Jon Snow in the popular HBO TV series “Game of Thrones”. Other significant roles of his include those in films the “Pompeii”, “Testament of Youth”, “Silent Hill: Revelation” and “Seventh Son”.

Have you ever wondered how rich Kit Harington is? According to sources it has been estimated that Kit Harington’s overall net worth is $4 million as of mid-2016, acquired mostly by portraying various roles in films, theatres and on television. The fact that he is a multiple awarded-winning and award-nominated actor, only increases his net worth.

Kit Harington Net Worth $4 Million

Harington was born to a former playwright, Deborah Jane and businessman David Richard Harington, of noble descent, as his uncle is Sir Nicholas John Harington, 14th Baronet, and his paternal great-grandfather was Sir Richard Harington, 12th Baronet and through his paternal grandmother; futher, his eight times great-grandfather was Charles II of England. Kit attended Southfield Primary School, then at the age of 11 his family moved to Worcestershire. where he enrolled in Chantry High School. After watching a production of “Waiting for Godot”, Harington became interested in acting and performed in several school productions. He went to Worcester Sixth Form College to study Drama and Theatre, and later, upon moving back to London, he attended the Central School of Speech and Drama. While he was still a student, he was cast in the role of Albert in the National Theatre’s adaptation of “War Horse”, a play which won two Olivier Awards and brought Kit recognition and attention. This established his net worth.

Soon after, he was given the role of Jon Snow in the TV series “Game of Thrones”, and upon the show’s debut in 2011, Harington’s fame rose rapidly. For his performance, Kit was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television, IGN Award, Golden Nymph Award and six other awards, and won an Empire Hero Award in 2015. Harington made his film debut in “Silent Hill: Revelation” (2012) – a horror film – and for this role he was awarded the Young Hollywood Award in 2013. However, his first big lead film role came with that of Milo in “Pompeii”(2014), and the same year he voiced Eret in “How to Train Your Dragon 2”, winning the Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film and an Academy Award nomination. In 2014, Kit also played alongside Jeff Bridges in the “Seventh Son”. His other notable roles include those in “Testament of Youth”(2015) in which he played alongside Emma Watson, and “Spooks: The Greater Good”. He also starred in the short comedy film “7 Days in Hell”(2015). All these appearances helped increase his net worth.

Kit is now set to appear in an upcoming drama film “Brimstone”, in which he will play next to Dakota Fanning and Guy Pearce.

When it comes to his personal life, Kit has recently admitted that he has been in an on-and-off relationship with Rose Leslie, his colleague actress from “Game of Thrones”, since 2012. He is a big fan of director David Lynch.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 26, 1986
Birth place: London, United Kingdom
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Profession:Actor
Education:Southfield Primary School, Chantry High School, Worcester Sixth Form College, Central School of Speech and Drama
Nationality:British
Parents:David Richard Harington, Deborah Jane Catesby
Siblings:John Harington
Awards:Olivier Awards, Empire Hero Award (2015), Young Hollywood Award (2013)
Nominations:Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television, IGN Award, Golden Nymph Award, Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film, Academy Award
Movies:“Game of Thrones” (2011), “Pompeii” (2014), “Testament of Youth” (2015), “Spooks: The Greater Good” (2015), “7 Days in Hell” (2015), “Brimstone”, “Seventh Son” (2014), “Silent Hill: Revelation” (2012), "Testament of Youth" (2014)
TV shows:“War Horse”,
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Won Awards

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

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)


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Brimstone2016/IfilmingSamuel
The Death and Life of John F. Donovanpre-productionJohn F. Donovan
Game of Thrones2011-2015TV SeriesJon Snow
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)
Pompeja2014/IMilo
Silent Hill: Revelation 3D2012Vincent

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Today2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Red Nose Day2015TV SpecialHimself
The Graham Norton Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself / Jon Snow
Juego de Tronos: Especial Reino Español2015TV Movie documentary
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
E! Live from the Red Carpet2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Film 20152015TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
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
Extra2014TV SeriesHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Reel Junkie2014TV SeriesHimself
2013 Young Hollywood Awards2013TV SpecialHimself
Les ténèbres révélées de Silent Hill révélation 3D2013Video documentaryHimself
The Jonathan Ross Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Game of Thrones: Season 2 - Character Profiles2013Video documentaryJon Snow / Himself
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 documentaryJon Snow / Himself
Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die - Inside the HBO Series2012TV MovieHimself
Game of Thrones: Costumes2011Video documentaryJon Snow / Himself
Game of Thrones: Inside the Night's Watch2011Video documentaryJon Snow / Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Live with Kelly and Michael2015TV SeriesHimself
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself

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