Who is Kit Harington and what is his net worth 2018? Christopher Catesby Harington, widely known by his stage name Kit Harington, is one of the reasons for our never-ending love for ‘Game of Thrones’. Actors come and go but Kit Harington has created a sensation with his straggly hairs, drool-worthy looks, gleaming eyes, jaw-dropping acting and of course a noticeable net worth. In recent 2-3 years, Kit Harington’s net worth has rocketed. In 2017, he became the highest earning TV actor charging $1.1 million per episode of Game of Thrones. With the figures, you can assume the net worth of Kit Harington. Let’s see all in details.
His name doesn’t need any introduction. However, just for the information, he is one of the most sought British actors predominantly known for his role in Game of Thrones. Born and raised to playwright Deborah Jane and businessman Sir David Richard Harington, Kit Harington had a privileged childhood. The 30-year-old actor completed his primary schooling at ‘Southfield Primary School’ and high school at ‘Chantry High School’.
In his school days itself, he grew a keen interest in acting. To pursue his passions, he studied drama & theater studies at Worcester Sixth Form College. Thereafter, he enrolled himself in Central School of Speech and Drama and graduated from there in 2008.
Kit Harrington is one of such actors who keep their personal and professional life well balanced. He rarely speaks publicly regarding his personal life. But love can’t be hidden, as simple as it is. Both of his Game of Thrones co-stars couldn’t help but fall in love with this charismatic Greek god. First, Emilia Clark was rumoured to be his girlfriend but their relationship ended soon when Kit found his new lady love ‘Rose Leslie’. As of now, the couple seems to be madly in love and happy in their own love story.
Kit Harrington was fond of acting since his school days. From 2008-10, he bagged roles in a couple of plays which made him more than ‘just another young boy’. His career actually got a kick in 2011 when he signed the role of Jan Snow in TV series Game of Thrones. The very first edition of the series itself gave him a global recognition and made him a desired actor. His film debut came in 2012 with the film ‘Silent Hill: Revelation’. So far, he has worked in 3-4 film and a couple of TV series. Game of Thrones continues to be the driving seat of his career.
Kit is a prominent actor of such an award-winning show, so how can he be without a number of trophies under his belt. He received several nominations and won ‘best young Hollywood actor award’, ‘Empire Hero Award’, ‘Best Drama Supporting actor’, and Giffoni Film Festival Award’. He was also nominated for 2016 ‘Primetime Emmy Award’.
Kit Harington Net Worth
We have already talked about his per episode fee which is way too high. After earning $1.1 million/episode, I’m not surprised how he managed to join the list of highest earning British Actors. The dashing star has a staggering net worth of $14 million. In last few years, his earning scale skyrocketed like a bamboo tree, sky-touching and rapid-growing. The personal assets like cars and houses of Kit Harington are unknown but his salary figure is more than enough to speak of his impressive net worth.
Presently, Kit Harington seems to be in golden touch. Be it his love life or the work life, everything is coming on his way smoothly. We’re waiting to see him in next series of Game of Thrones.