STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 150 this week

Kit Harington


Kit Harington was born Christopher Catesby Harington in Acton, London, to Deborah Jane (Catesby), a former playwright, and David Richard Harington, a businessman. His mother named him after 16th century British playwright and poet Christopher Marlowe, whose first name was shortened to Kit, a name Harington prefers. Harington's uncle is Sir ... See full bio »

Most Decorated Oscar Films of All Time

While it's an honor just to be nominated, some movies have hauled away an armload of statues on Oscar night. See our gallery of films that earned four or more Academy Awards.

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 08 Oct 2011
 
a list of 43 people
created 16 Apr 2012
 
a list of 32 people
created 16 Aug 2012
 
a list of 45 people
created 28 Jan 2014
 
a list of 33 people
created 08 May 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Kit Harington's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Jon Snow
(2011-2017)
Pompeii
Pompeii Milo
(2014)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (13 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (36 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The best people to have power are the ones who don't want it. See more »

Trivia:

Did not know his real name was Christopher until he was 11. See more »

Trademark:

Sullen looks. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page