The Jon Snow spinoff was first reported last week, with Harington returning to the role he played for eight seasons on Thrones.
Jon Snow’s Game of Thrones story isn’t done yet… and Kit Harington himself is helping write the next chapter.
George R.R. Martin, who wrote the novels Game of Thrones is based on and executive-produced the HBO fantasy epic, confirmed in a blog post on Thursday that Harington will reprise his role as Jon Snow in an upcoming spinoff.
Harington came up with the concept for the spinoff, Martin adds: “It was Kit Harington who brought the idea to us.