Harington was given birth to in Acton, London by Deborah Jane and David Harrington and has been involved with acting as a career. He attended Southfield Primary School as a child and by the time he was eleven years of age, his family relocated him to “Worcestershire” and began high school at the “Chantry High School” where he continued studying until the year 2003.
He picked up acting interest during his schooling days and made several appearance on school productions before going on to study Drama and Theatre at the “Worcester Sixth Form College” from 2003-2005.
Harington, whose first recognition came after he played the role of “Albert” in “War Horse” during a school drama which won Awards such as the “Olivier Awards” on two occasions, was later caught auditioning for the television series “Game of Thrones”.
The Actor played the role of Jon Snow in the television series and gained international recognition. He gained nomination for the Saturn Award as the Best Supporting Actor on Television in the year 2012.
Harington has made several appearance on different movies such as Pompeii and also his voice was used in the movie “How to Train Your Dragon” (Winner of Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film) as the voice of Eret.
In the year 2012 he made his cinema debut in the movie “Silent Hill: Revelation 3D” and has also starred in several television series and movies (7 Days in Hell, The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, Brimstone and Seventh son) with the latter receiving poor reviews.
Kit Harington Age and Nationality
- Christopher Catesby Harington
Date of birth
- 1998 December 26th
Place of Birth
- London (England)
How Tall is Kit Harington – Kit Harington Height, Weight, Age and Full Body Measurement
Body Build Type
- 173 cm
- 77 kg
- Chest – 43 inches
- Arms – 15 inches
- Waist – 32 inches
- Dark Brown
- Dark Brown
- David Richard Harington (Father)
- Deborah Jane Catesby (Mother)
- Rachel McAdams (Rumored. 2013)