Kit Harington is an actor from the United Kingdom, who is best known for starring as Jon Snow in the fantasy drama TV series, Game of Thrones, from which he gained worldwide recognition and risen to fame. Now let’s have a close look at Kit Harington’s net worth in 2018.
Kit Harington Early Life
Christopher Catesby Harington was born on December 26, 1986, in Acton, London, United Kingdom. His father, David Richard Harington is a businessman, and his mother Deborah Jane Catesby used to work as a dramatist. Kit Harington has a brother, and his name is John Harington.
Kit Harington studied at The Chantry School, where he moved along with his family, in Worcestershire. Then, he studied drama and theater at the Worcester Sixth Form College, and in 2008, he graduated from the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama.
In 2017, Kit Harington got engaged to actress Rose Leslie.
Kit Harington Career
Kit Harington began acting in theaters during his school days, he appeared in a play called War Horse, and another one called Posh. After that, in 2011, he won the Jon Snow major role in Game of Thrones series, the series was Kit Harington’s TV debut and has been his most popular appearance.
Kit Harington’s first TV film major role appearance was in a horror film called Silent Hill: Revelation, which was released in 2012. He has been appearing in several films with leading and major roles, including the romantic historical disaster film Pompeii, drama history film Testament of Youth, epic fantasy action film Seventh Son, comedy 7 Days in Hell, and spy film MI-5. His voice acting roles including an animated fantasy action film called How to Train Your Dragon 2, Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series video game, and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare video game. Kit Harington appeared in a video for UNHCR along with several other actors, the video is titled What They Took With Them.
Kit Harington’s 2017-2018 appearances including another season of Game of Thrones series, a western thriller film called Brimstone, a drama history miniseries called Gunpowder which he’s one of its developers and executive producers, and a drama film called The Death and Life of John F. Donovan. He also has been appearing in TV commercials including one for the luxury vehicle Infiniti, and another commercial for the Italian luxury fashion Dolce & Gabbana.
Awards & Achievements
Kit Harington has been receiving many award nominations, but he won a few only. So far, his award winnings include Young Hollywood Award for Actor of the Year (2013), Empire Hero Award (Game of Thrones), and the Gold Derby TV Award for Best Drama Supporting Actor (Game of Thrones).
In 2017, Kit Harington won the Giffoni Experience Award at the Giffoni International Film Festival.
Net Worth of Kit Harington
Kit Harington has an estimated net worth of more than $9 million. He made his fortune from Game of Thrones series, from the other few series and films he’s appeared in, and from the commercials he’s been doing. Kit Harington salary for Game of Thrones series is around $300-$500 thousand per episode. His 2017-2018 series and films including a film called Brimstone, a miniseries called Gunpowder, and a drama film called The Death and Life of John F. Donovan.
Kit Harington is one of today’s most talented actors across the world. He is most popular as being Jon Snow in Game of Thrones series, which got him to rise and get a lot of fame in the TV industry. Kit Harington got engaged to Rose Leslie in 2017, and they are happily living together.