Kit Harington and Rose Leslie: a timeline of their relationship
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We all remember Jon and Ygritte's love story for Game of Thrones. Even people who have never seen the show know the line: "You don't know anything, Jon Snow." And as if the story couldn't get any better, Jon and Ygritte (aka Kit Harington and Rose Leslie) came together shortly after their characters appeared in real life. The couple even got married in an idyllic ceremony in Scotland in 2018, where Leslie's father apparently owns a castle.
Here's everything we know about the couple's notoriously private relationship, with the latest update first.
The rarely seen couple appears on The Golden Globes and looks in love on the red carpet as always. Harington was nominated for Best Actor for his role as Jon Snow in the last season of Game of Thrones. Incidentally, this was the only nomination of the series at the Golden Globes 2020. Ouch.
It was also the first time that the couple had been photographed together since Harington left a London-based treatment center prior to the GOT finale on HBO in June 2019. His publicist said that he used the break in his schedule "as an opportunity to spend" some time at a wellness retreat to work on some personal issues. "
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And here's the rest of the relationship between Rose Leslie and Kit Harington ...
We don't know exactly when Kit and Rose met in 2011, but they started shooting scenes for GOT in 2011. However, they reportedly only fell in love after their characters did, which gradually began to happen from season two. with the steaming cave scene in season three. Although TMZ shared several pictures of them holding hands in a restaurant in London in August 2012.
At some point between 2011 and 2016, Kit and Rose become a couple, we don't officially know when because they're so private about the relationship (fair enough), but in 2014 Harington told Evening Standard that they were fair friends, but that he would keep it to himself if he had a girlfriend anyway.
"All rumors and myths," he said. "Me and Rose are very, very close and very good friends. And will remain so. It is wonderful. But no, no love relationship.
"Seriously," he continued. "I wouldn't tell the press if I'm in a relationship or not. I would never tell you because it takes you on a particular path ..."
Rumors have been buzzing for ages without confirmation, but finally Rose and Kit make their official couple debut on the red carpet of the Olivier Awards in London.
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In an interview with Italian Vogue, Kit talks about how the couple fell in love and describes his best memory of the shooting: "The three weeks in Iceland when we shot the second season. Because the country is beautiful, because the northern lights are magical and because I fell in love there. If you’re already attracted to someone who then plays your love interest in the show, it’s very easy to fall in love ... ".
Rose and Kit give us an unusually intimate glimpse of their relationship when Kit Rose plays an April Fool's joke and places a prop of his own severed Game of Thrones head on the top shelf in the fridge.
He spoke about the prank on the Jonathan Ross show and said, "My family is making April fools. Their family is not making April fools, and after that they had tears in their eyes and I was there and said," April fools! "It didn't go down well."
It's pretty funny sorry Rose.
In an interview with Esquire, Kit tells him that he and his roommate at the time decided to look for new places. "He goes out with his girlfriend and I live with my girlfriend," he said before saying that the relationship was off limits in the interview.
"Because it's just their relationship like mine and I can't speak for both of us. But yes, we're very, very happy. So that's what I'm going to say."
By July, it was reported that the couple had moved into this idyllic wooden plot in East Anglia together.
On September 26, the rumor went around that the couple had become engaged. Then, a day later, an announcement appeared in the newspaper. That's right, in the newspaper! How cute, it's like old times.
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Kit tells The Guardian why he and Rose are not taking photos with fans, and describes the polite and rehearsed rejection that he gives when asked, "But you only have to," he defends. "Otherwise you feel like a mannequin. Especially me and Rose, we never take a picture together. Because then our relationship feels like ... puppets ... as if we were a walking show."
Then he explained the couple's decision not to talk about each other in interviews: "I just don't know - and I won't say much about it now - but I don't believe in talking about the relationship in the press because of it. .. I am firmly convinced that it is her and my relationship and everything I say here she may not want me to say so I just do not say it. I really think it is our private life . "
Rose and Kit tied the knot in an idyllic, traditional ceremony on June 23 at the Kirkton of Rayne Church in Aberdeenshire, attended by the who's who of Westeros and the seven kingdoms ... aka the cast of Game of Thrones. Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Peter Dinklage and Emilia Clarke had all appeared for the big day.
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A Russian model named Olga Vlaslova tweeted what she called a Harington nude photo and told a Russian newspaper that she and Harington met in Luxembourg and slept with Leslie several times before and after he married.
A Harington representative quickly denied the story and said, "The allegations in this story are completely wrong," says his representative. "[Harington] has never been to Luxembourg and has never met Olga Vlasova."
The fact that he has never been to Luxembourg makes this pretty conclusive, doesn't it?
Rose and Kit walked the red carpet together at the premiere of the last season of Game of Thrones and looked just like the happy couple.
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The couple are quietly celebrating their first wedding anniversary after Kit has returned after a month in a wellness retreat that, according to a representative, he was working on to work on some "personal issues".
A source told People: "Since Kit left the Connecticut spa, he's been back in London with Rose. The two are enjoying the summer and spending time with family and friends. Kit seems to be doing well. And Rose seems happy that he's back. " London. It was low while he was in Connecticut. It seemed as if her focus was only on making Kit feel better. And he looks better. Kit and Rose seem happy. "
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