Kit Harington Net Worth

Are you interested in the total net worth of Kit Harington? Famous actors around the world earn huge amounts of money. Kit Harington is no exception from this rule. You should know that Kit Harington is a Hollywood star, born on unknown in London, United Kingdom. Having starred and featured on many hit Hollywood movies and popular TV shows, this actor has amassed a fortune under his belt! His parents are David Richard Harington, Deborah Jane Catesby and he also has a sibling John Harington. As a kid and later as an adult, Kit Harington attended Southfield Primary School, Chantry High School, Worcester Sixth Form College, Central School of Speech and Drama. Born in the British Kit Harington is a very talented actor who is also known of having the aliases or nicknames of Christopher Catesby Harington , Christopher Harington , Christopher Catesby “Kit” Harington , Christopher ‘Kit’ Catesby Harington. He is 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) tall. The total net worth of Kit Harington is quite a lot – $4 Million.

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Structural info

  • Full Name: Kit Harington
  • Net Worth: $4 Million
  • Date Of Birth: December 26, 1986
  • Place Of Birth: 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
  • Spouse: Precious Lunga
  • Parents: David Richard Harington, Deborah Jane Catesby
  • Siblings: John Harington
  • Nicknames: Christopher Catesby Harington , Christopher Harington , Christopher Catesby “Kit” Harington , Christopher ‘Kit’ Catesby Harington
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KitHaringtonFan
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/kitharingtoncom
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kitharingtonn
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm3229685
  • 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”,

Quotes

  • You find with the really great actors, the ones you really admire and look up to, very often they’re very giving, generous, warm people.
  • I’m very lucky, I’ve got two very loving parents, still very much together, and always been very supportive.
  • Politics is a game and a profession. It doesn’t really serve the people the politicians are supposed to serve.
  • There are lots of actors out there who are hugely, hugely talented and haven’t got the breaks I’ve had.
  • There’s a huge difference between stage fighting and real sword fighting.
  • Working with animals is always going to be tough because the animal doesn’t know it’s an actor.
  • The best people to have power are the ones who don’t want it.
  • I just don’t know anything about fashion.
  • I love going out. I love partying.
  • I try not to read the social networks too much. I find that way madness lies.
  • I wear quite fitted clothing. I don’t like wearing baggy stuff.

Facts

  • Is a descendant of Sir John Harington, the inventor of the flush toilet.
  • Has natural dark brown hair. He had to dye it black for the role of Jon Snow.
  • Favorite movies are 25th Hour (2003), Romeo + Juliet (1996), Jurassic Park (1993), Heat (1995), Some Like it Hot (1959), and If…. (1968).
  • Is a horror movie buff with some of his favorites being The Shining (1980), The Ring (2002), The Wicker Man (1973), and the Scream franchise.
  • Has a fear of spiders, needles, and flying. He gets around by car or train.
  • Did not know his real name was Christopher until he was 11.
  • Is a huge David Lynch fan.
  • Once got into a fight at a McDonald’s restaurant because a guy was hitting on the girl he was with.
  • Kit’s maternal great-grandfather, Thomas Charles Cann Evans, who was born in England, was a Major in the Royal Australian Army Medical Corps. Thomas’s wife, Kit’s maternal great-grandmother Isabella Dorothy Joyce Dennys, was an artist known professionally as Joyce Dennys; she was born in Simla, India, to a European family.
  • Used to work in a book store where he often had to lift heavy copies of the ”A Song Of Ice and Fire” series and grew to dislike George RR Martin as a result.
  • On Pompeja (2014), Kit Harington undertook a heavy ‘bulking’ regime and a diet of 3000 calories a day to put on 2 stone of weight in 5 weeks. He then went on a very severe diet and ‘cutting’ regime for 4 weeks to cut back from 12 stone to 10 stone acquiring intense muscle definition in the process.
  • He was honored with Actor of the Year at the Young Hollywood Awards 2013.
  • Descended from a viscount who served as Britain’s Secretary of War at the turn of the 19th century, and is a nephew of a baronet; the family is listed in Burke’s Peerage.
  • Attended the Central School of Speech and Drama.
  • Brother of John Catesby Harington.
  • Son of Deborah Jane Catesby and David Richard Harington.
  • His paternal eight times great-grandfather was King Charles II of England. Charles II was King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1660 to 1685, as well as King of Scotland from 1649 to 1651.
  • Kit’s recent ancestry is English, as well as Welsh, Scottish, Northern Irish, and Dutch. His distant roots include German, French, and Spanish, and, going back to the 1400s and 1500s, he also has remote Italian, Polish, Lithuanian, Austrian, and Danish ancestry. Kit’s father is from a prominent family, and descends from many Earls, Baronets, Peers, Dukes, and Viscounts. Many of Kit’s mother’s ancestors lived in India and South Africa as part of British colonialism and Dutch/Afrikaner settlements (through his mother’s Dutch ancestry, Kit descends from Count Jacob van Reenen).
  • Said he’s never had long hair before Game of Thrones (2011) and he actually had to wear a wig in the first season. Harington intends to cut his hair short again after the series is complete.
  • He broke his ankle in 2012 when he was locked out of his apartment building in London and fell while trying to climb to his flat. During Season 3 of Game of Thrones (2011) the film crew had to figure out how to shoot around the injury, including the use of stand-ins in “Jon Snow wigs”. Harington felt so guilty that he bought the production manager a bottle of whiskey.
  • Sees himself first and foremost as a theatre trained actor.
  • He wore a wig for filming the Game of Thrones (2011) pilot but grew his hair out for the rest of the first season.
  • His mother, Deborah Jane (Catesby), is a playwright, and his father, David Richard Harington, owns a book store.
  • Wanted to be a cameraman, a war correspondent and a journalist when he was young.
  • Landed the role of Albert Narracott in the play War Horse while still at drama school.

Trademarks

  • Curly black hair

Filmography

Actor
Title Year Status Character
The Death and Life of John F. Donovan 2018 post-production John F. Donovan
Gunpowder TV Mini-Series filming Robert Catesby (2017)
Game of Thrones 2011-2017 TV Series Jon Snow
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare 2016 Video Game Admiral Salen Kotch (voice)
Brimstone 2016 Samuel
MI-5 2015 Will Holloway
7 Days in Hell 2015 TV Movie Charles Poole
Seventh Son 2014/I Mr. Bradley
Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series 2014 Video Game Jon Snow (voice)
Testament of Youth 2014 Roland Leighton
How to Train Your Dragon 2 2014 Eret (voice)
Pompeii 2014/I Milo
Silent Hill: Revelation 2012 Vincent
Producer
Title Year Status Character
Gunpowder TV Mini-Series executive producer filming
Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
The 74th Golden Globe Awards 2017 TV Special documentary performer: “Another Day of Sun”
Self
Title Year Status Character
Entertainment Tonight 2015-2017 TV Series Himself
Extra 2014-2017 TV Series Himself
Access Hollywood 2017 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2014-2017 TV Series Himself – Guest / Himself
The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015-2017 TV Series Himself / Himself – Guest
Birthday Stories with Lynn Hirschberg 2016 TV Series short Himself
The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 TV Special Himself – Co-Presenter: Outstanding Variety Talk Series and Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 TV Series Himself – Guest
Sidewalks Entertainment 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Today 2014-2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Red Nose Day 2015 TV Special Himself
The Graham Norton Show 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Good Morning America 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Live with Kelly and Ryan 2014-2015 TV Series Himself – Guest
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 TV Series Himself – Guest / Jon Snow
Juego de Tronos: Especial Reino Español 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself / Jon Snow
E! Live from the Red Carpet 2014-2015 TV Series Himself
Film ’72 2015 TV Series Himself – Interviewee
The Making of Testament of Youth 2015 Video documentary short Himself
Stand Up to Cancer 2014 TV Special Himself
Made in Hollywood 2012-2014 TV Series Himself
Guys Choice Awards 2014 2014 TV Special Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2014 TV Series Himself – Guest
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2014 TV Series documentary Himself
The Queen Latifah Show 2014 TV Series Himself – Guest
Reel Junkie 2014 TV Series Himself
2013 Young Hollywood Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
Les ténèbres révélées de Silent Hill révélation 3D 2013 Video documentary Himself
The Jonathan Ross Show 2013 TV Series Himself – Guest
Game of Thrones: Season 2 – Character Profiles 2013 Video documentary short Himself / Jon Snow
Hollywood and Hyland 2012 TV Series Himself
Guys Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself
Game of Thrones: Destinations of Season 2 2012 Video documentary Himself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Season 2 – In Production, Iceland 2012 Video Himself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Season 2 – Invitation to the Set 2012 Video documentary Himself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die – Inside the HBO Series 2012 TV Movie Himself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Costumes 2011 Video documentary Himself / Jon Snow
Game of Thrones: Inside the Night’s Watch 2011 Video documentary Himself / Jon Snow
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
The Insider 2017 TV Series Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2017 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Ryan 2015 TV Series Himself
Extra 2015 TV Series Himself

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