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Kit Harington (2013)
|Born||Christopher Catesby Harington
26 December 1986
Christopher Catesby "Kit" Harington (born 26 December 1986) is an English actor. He starred as Albert in the original West End production of War Horse, and plays Jon Snow in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Early life 
Harington was born in London, England, and lived there until he was eleven. He is the son of Deborah Jane (née Catesby), a former playwright, and David Richard Harington. His paternal great-grandfather was Sir Richard Harington, the 12th Baronet Harington. Through his father, Harington descends from politician Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville, bacon merchant T. A. Denny, clergyman Baptist Wriothesley Noel, merchant and politician Peter Baillie, peer William Legge, 4th Earl of Dartmouth, and MP Sir William Molesworth, 6th Baronet.
Harington attended Southfield Primary School from 1992 to 1998. He then went on to attend Chantry High School from 1998 to 2003. He attended Worcester Sixth Form College, where he studied Drama and Theatre Studies, between 2003 and 2005. He graduated from the Central School of Speech and Drama in 2008.
- Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012) as Vincent
- The Seventh Son (2013) as Billy Bradely
- Greenland Time (2014) TBA
- Pompeii (2014) as Milo
- War Horse (2008–2009) as Albert Narracott at the Olivier Theatre and New London Theatre
- Posh (2010) as Ed Montgomery at the Royal Court Theatre
- Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005.; at ancestry.com
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