We are all familiar to the King of the North Jon Snow, a role portrayed by Kit Harrington. Christopher Catesby Kit Harrington is an English actor and producer who rose to prominence after landing a role in the TV series Game of Thrones.
Apart from his outstanding role in GOT, Kit Harrington has also acted in several other movies and in TV roles. Well, not to mention, he receives an impressive salary for his roles and his overall net worth has also seen a drastic rise in the recent years.
According to Celebritynetworth, Kit Harrington has an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2018. Also, it is assured that the number will increase even more in the coming years.
Besides, the actor along with a huge net worth is also the owner of many real estate properties and luxuries cars. In 2017, he purchased a home worth £1.75 million in Ipswich, Suffolk. Let's talk about her in further details.
In a review by Paycheck, Kit Harrington is said to have received a salary of $300,000 per episode for the Game of Throne until its sixth season.
He has signed new contracts for his seventh season and negotiated for $1 million per episode and $7 million for the 8th and the final season.
Harrington has many endorsements deals in his hands. He has remained as the face for Jimmy Choo in March 2014.
Likewise, he was the spokesperson for Nissan's Infinite in 2016 and has also starred in the short film for the launch of Infiniti Q60 titled Tyger.
Kit is also the face of Dolce and Gabbana's The One, fragrance for men. Though the money he received from these endorsements is not revealed, it has played a vital role in the increment of his net worth.
Kit actually wanted to be a journalist before his thoughts drifted towards acting. He played the role of Albert in War Horse at the National Theatre, which won two Olivier Awards, and a great deal of fame for Kit Harrington.
Similarly, he has been a part of many other movies and TV shows. Let's discuss them all.
After his success in theatre, he auditioned for the role of Jon Snow in the series Game of Thrones. Kit Harrington got the TV role and the show premiered in 2011, and after its immense success, it was picked for the filming of its second season.
The show has completed its successful 7th season run and will conclude in 2018 with the 8th season.
Jon Snow is the bastard son of Ned Stark, the Lord of Winterfell played by Sean Bean. Kit Harrington has received positive reviews for his performance in the show.
Kit made his debut in the movie Vincent in Silent Hill: Revelation 3D, a film based on the video game, Silent Hill 3. He then played a major role in the movie Pompeii, where he played Milo in 2013.
The same year, he also rendered his voice for the character of Eret in How To Train Your Dragon 2.
Kit has also acted opposite to Jeff Bridges in Seventh Son, playing as Bill Bradley. Likewise, he starred in 7 Days in Hell, an HBO comedy from 2015. He replaced Robert Pattinson, who is currently dating Suki Waterhouse, in the 2016 thriller Brimstone. Well, all these works have played a huge role in his growing net worth.
Presently, he is all set to feature in the upcoming movie The Death and Life of John F. Donovan directed by Xavier Dolan.
We wish him a successful career ahead.