Kit nominated for Emmy Awards 2016

Presenters Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham announced today the nominees for the 68th Emmy Awards, and Kit has been nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, along with his Game Of Thrones co-star Peter Dinklage and other great actors:

  • Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul
  • Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline
  • Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
  • Kit Harington, Game of Thrones
  • Michael Kelly, House of Cards
  • Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

Game of Thrones, by the way, dominates the Emmy Awards list with 23 nominations, including the top honour Outstanding Drama Series (you can view a complete list of nominees here).

The award ceremony will be held on Sunday, September 18, at the Microsoft Theater, and will air live on ABC, with Jimmy Kimmel acting as host.

Congrats Kit, well done! 😉

+++ EDITED: Kit released a statement via Entertainment Weekly:
It is a serious understatement to say that I am somewhat stunned. For my work on Game of Thrones to be recognized in this way is an emotional moment for me. I could not be more humbled.