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Kit Harington Explains How the Big Jon Snow Reveal Was Kept Top Secret (Spoilers)

Kit Harington Explains How the Big Jon Snow Reveal Was Kept Top Secret (Spoilers)

Spoilers! Don’t continue reading if you don’t already know the fate of Jon Snow, Kit Harington‘s character in Game of Thrones.

Kit Harington explained how Game of Thrones producers kept his secret return a giant secret.

For months, the 29-year-old actor denied that his character was still alive in a huge press tour for the show’s sixth season.

Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss did not ever list Jon Snow’s name in the season six scripts, rather using the initials “LC,” standing for “Lord Commander,” to indicate his character.

“No one was allowed to say ‘Jon Snow’ on set, ever, everyone had to refer to me as ‘LC,’” Kit told EW. The exception was when characters would speak Jon Snow’s name during a scene.

Kit revealed that he has a very large role this season on the show.

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  • Canon Lyn

    Not really a secret…he didn’t cut his hair…that was a surefire giveaway he was still on the show.