In the shocking season five finale of Game of Thrones, it appeared as though Jon Snow’s fate had been sealed when he was betrayed by his Brothers of the Night’s Watch and stabbed multiple times in the gut for his attempts to ally them with their mortal enemies, the Wildlings.
However, Jon Snow’s portrayer Kit Harington has been spotted by an eager fan joining the rest of the cast in Belfast where they have begun script-reading for the muchly anticipated season six. He had been on a flight from London to Belfast with Tom Wlaschiha, who plays Jaqen H’ghar on the show.
As much as this news will excite fans, Kit himself seemed to squash these rumours in an interview with Entertainment Weekly when he insisted that his role on the show was over.
‘I had a sit-down with (showrunners) Dan and David, we did the Tony Soprano walk [letting an actor know they’re being whacked]. And they said, “Look, you’re gone, it’s done.”