'Game of Thrones' Actor Kit Harington Reveals Romantic Moment with Co-Star Rose Leslie; Like Jon Snow and Ygritte? [VIDEO]By Mariel Hemingway, UniversityHerald Reporter
Now that we know Jon Snow is alive, "Game of Thrones" actor Kit Harington revealed that she and co-star Rose Leslie, the actress who played wildling Ygritte, are dating. Harrington reveals that their relationship has been kept under wraps for years and it the romance may have started because they both played the role of the two lovers in the HBO series.
Jon Snow Loves Wilding Ygritte in Real Life
Rose Leslie's character, Ygritte, in the highly acclaimed HBO show "Game of Thrones" was killed off at the end of season show. However, the love between Jon Snow and her seems to go on off screen. Kit Harington confessed that she and Leslie are dating, International Business Times reported.
Harington and Leslie have dated since 2012 and kept their relationship a low profile. The outlet adds that the two were seen and photographed officially as a couple just in April year at the 2016 Olivier Awards at the Royal Opera House in London.
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Iceland Northern Lights Fueled The "Game of Thrones" Couple's Romance
In an interview with Vogue Italia, Harington revealed that the scenery in Iceland where they were filming may have fueled his romance with Leslie. The Northern Lights and the fact that Leslie also played his love interest in "Game of Thrones" made Harington fall even more in love.
Rose Leslie Knew About Jon Snow's Death Beforehand?
It seems Leslie already knew Jon Snow's fate in "Game of Thrones," E Online noted. Harington revealed that he and those who were close to him knew beforehand of his character's death - including Leslie. However, Leslie denied anything about Jon Snow's death and even indicated this week that she was surprised by the turn of events.
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