Their onscreen romance would have a tragic endinghowever, but luckily, their real-life relationship would flourish — albeit privately at first. The celebrity couple tried desperately to keep their love for one another a secret from their co-stars and the public, with Harington even going so far as to flat-out lie to the press about the nature of his relationship with Leslie. In the end though, rumors that things were really serious between them were confirmed when Harington announced they had moved in together.
Soon, the pieces were a little easier to put together once the couple moved in together ingot engaged, and said "I do" in the summer of These days, though Rose and Kit aren't filming together, the couple seems as solid as ever—appearing on red carpets and taking strolls around their neighborhood. But is their history on the show the only thing keeping them together?
The same goes for Rose Leslie, his scene partner, onscreen love interest Ygritte the Wildling and now-girlfriend. Their cave canoodling, which cemented GoT's most memorable one-liner, was filmed in Belfast in Since then, Jon and Ygritte Harington and Leslie were were rumored to be an on-and-off couple before their relationship was confirmed early last year.
Though their romance was sizzling on screen for the seventh season finale, a new interview with Variety reveals how things weren't so smooth between takes. You're my friend! Clarke also revealed that "Harington would pretend to retch during their scenes," according to D'Addario. Read more: Kit Harington says filming his 'Game of Thrones' sex scene with best friend Emilia Clarke was 'unnatural and strange'.
With Game of Thrones ' final season almost upon us, let's take a look back at the marriage the iconic HBO show produced -- Kit Harington and Rose Leslie's romantic union that had them saying "I do" with a fairy-tale wedding in Scotland last June. Interestingly enough, they both shot their very first love scene with one another -- a memorable sex scene in a cave -- and Leslie's Ygritte was also the one to declare the endlessly memed line, "You know nothing, Jon Snow. Leslie's character was eventually shockingly killed by a young boy during a gruesome battle scene between the wildlings and crows at Castle Black in season four, though her romance with Harington lived on off-screen.
Rose - who plays Ygritte in the fantasy epic - was left feeling terrified after filming the scene in front of about 30 men. The actress who plays Ygritte in the HBO fantasy epic has said her on-screen naked romp - which she recently said 'needed to happen' - left her feeling terrified after filming it in front of about 30 men. That's what would happen in any other TV production.
Photo: AP. I never got into acting to be a heartthrob. I got into acting because I love playing characters and not being myself in a weird sort of way.
Rose Leslie and Kit Harington have Game of Thrones to thank not only for the most high-profile roles of their careers but also for their relationship. The couple, who married in Scotland last summer, actually met while filming the hit HBO show. It's been a while since we've seen Leslie's Ygritte, a wildling whom Harington's Jon Snow met after he joined the Night's Watch at the Wall—but the actress's mark on the show lingers on via one of its most famous lines: "You know nothing, Jon Snow.