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Kit Harington Talks Girlfriend, Facebook & Twitter

Kit Harington Talks Girlfriend, Facebook & Twitter

Kit Harington, from HBO’s breakout series Game of Thrones, dons head-to-toe Marni in the fourth issue of Varón, on stands worldwide September 8.

Here’s what the 24-year-old British actor, aka Jon Snow, told the magazine’s Senior Editor Anders Christian Madsen:

On fame: “The [Game of Thrones] books have got a huge following for a start, so when I first got the role a little over a year and a half ago, I suddenly started getting a lot of Facebook requests. There was a lot of attention, because my role is quite coveted. That was bizarre at first and very flattering, but it’s not like I’m getting recognized on the street.”

On Twitter: “The whole Twitter thing kind of passed me by. I wouldn’t say I was a huge fan of Twitter. (Follow JustJared.com on Twitter @JaredEng and @JustJared!) At some point maybe I’ll set myself up an account, but I haven’t yet felt the need to. I find it more hassle than it’s worth, for me, I think.”

On meeting co-star Malcolm McDowell while filming 2012′s Silent Hill: Revelation: “I went for dinner with him. That was like a dream. He was one of the reasons I wanted to act. I watched If… and A Clockwork Orange over and over again when I was a kid. So having dinner with him was quite awe-inspiring.”

On whether or not he has a girlfriend: “No comment!”

We can’t wait for season of Game of Thrones! CAN’T. WAIT.

UPDATE: Added a great behind-the-scenes shot of Kit at the photo shoot!

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Credit: Anthony Stephinson (fashion editor); Photos: Thomas Lohr
Posted to: Game of Thrones, Kit Harington

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13 Comments

# 1

Oh bless his little cotton socks!

# 2

If he grew up watching Clockwork Orange over and over again as a kid then he’s more disturbing than I thought

# 3

Damn good job with this post, Jared!!!! I loooove the Game of Thrones Cast.

You should feature them more.

# 4

His Mum told me last week that Kit had just finished with his girlfriend. So unless he’s moved fast and got another one…

# 5

Def my favorite in GoT. Love him!

# 6

What’s up with the smug look? He looks like a fool.

# 7
BettyBoopbobedoo @ 09/06/2011 at 4:57 pm

Wow, sack the stylist! Kit is gorgeous, yet they chose to clothe him the most hideous outfit? I mean what are those pants? Poor Kit.
Glad he hasn’t joined the Twitterverse, he would run screaming if he saw some of the thing’s on there haha

# 8

Kit is one of the best new actors I’ve seen in many years. Make no mistake, they’ve got the right guy in the Jon Snow role. I hope he continues to maintain his classy, low-keyed existence in the horrific world of “fame” and tabloid press. Should he ever make his way back into a theatrical production, I’d pay any price to see it. I wish him nothing but the best.

# 9

Kit is one of the best new actors I’ve seen in many years. Make no mistake, they’ve got the right guy in the Jon Snow role. I hope he continues to maintain his classy, low-keyed existence in the horrific world of “fame” and tabloid press. Should he ever make his way back into a theatrical production, I’d pay any price to see it. I wish him nothing but the best.

MY GOD HE IS SO HOT!

Nasta Martins @ 09/08/2011 at 8:51 pm

Nossa, quantos comentários diversificadosadoro, essa pluraridade de pensamentos assusta qualquer um

I like him better with his loose curls, but he looks good no matter what.

JJ, please post more of Kit Harington! All the GoT cast!

I hope he continues to maintain his classy, low-keyed existence in the horrific world of “fame” and tabloid press. Should he ever make his way back into a theatrical production, I’d pay any price to see it.

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