Starred in the thriller "Spooks: The Greater God"
Fan-favorite John Snow character killed off in HBO's ""Game of Thrones"
Co-starred in HBO comic mockumentary "7 Days in Hell" opposite Andy Samberg as rival tennis players locked in a seemingly unending title match.
Co-starred in animated hit "How To Train Your Dragon 2" as Eret.
Feature film debut, "Silent Hill: Revelation 3D"
Made TV acting debut with breakthrough role of soft-spoken and courageous Jon Snow on HBO's "Game of Thrones"
"War Horse" made West End debut at the New London Theater
Landed starring role in London stage debut of "War Horse"
During season 3 of "Game of Thrones," stand-ins in long black wigs had to be used for many of Harington's action scenes, as the actor had broken his ankle trying to climb into his flat after having locked himself out.
Along with being a descendent of Charles II of England and various members of the peerage, Harington claims to be related to John Harington, inventor of the flush toilet.