Kit Harington who real name is Christopher Catesby Harington is a world-famous English actor and producer. He gained recognition after he got his role as Jon Snow in HBO television series, ‘Game of Thrones’ which is watched by people all across the world. He has won many awards for his outstanding acting in the TV series. He has also done different films with which he has been able to prove his excellent acting skills. You must be interested in knowing the net worth of Kit Harington in 2019, and you can read this article to understand more about him.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 26th December in the year 1986 in Acton, Greater London. He has completed his graduation from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. His father is a businessman, and his mother’s name is Christopher Marlowe whose name was shortened as Kit, and Kit Harington prefers the same. He didn’t even know his full name until he was eleven years old. He went to Southfield primary school from the year 1992 to 1998.
When he was just 111, his family moved to Worcestershire where he studied at Chantry High School in Martley in the year 2003. He also performed in various school productions. He also went to Worcester Sixth Form College where he sued to study Drama and Theatre. When he saw the performance of Ben Whishaw in Hamlet, then he got motivated to attend the drama school. Though he moved back to London when he was eighteen years old, he went to Central School of Speech and Drama from where he completed his graduation in the year 2008.
From the year 2015, he has been living in Canon bury in London. He got into a relationship with Co-star of Game of Thrones series. Her name is Rose Leslie, and they got together in the year 2012. They announced their engagement in Times with the section, Forthcoming Marriages. On 23rd June 2018, they got married to each other at Rayne Church in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. They had their reception at 12th Century Ward hill Castle.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He has the passion of becoming an actor since early ages of his life, and that’s why he got admission in School of Speech and Drama where he played the lead role of Albert with which he became able to have his acting debut in the National Theater for Play Warhorse.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Kit Harington is around $15 million with his acting, endorsements, and production. He gets $1.1 million for each episode in Game of Thrones series. Recently in the year 2017, he has purchased 1.75 million Euros of the 15th century home in Ipswich, Suffolk. He was named the face of Jimmy Choo in the year 2014, and he also became a spokesman for Nissan’s premium brand Infiniti in the year 2016. In the year 2017, he became the face of Dolce & Gabbana, The One fragrance for men with which he got the chance to accumulate more wealth.
Not only he has done impressive acting in the TV series and movies, but he has also given his voice for Video games. Though he wanted to become a journalist at a time, then he got interested in the acting field and started acting. He is world famous because of his acting as Jon Snow in the Game of Thrones series. He is loved by his fans very much because of his looks, personality, and acting. There is lot more success which is going to be achieved by Kit in his coming years.