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Kit Harington expects ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel will be ‘laborious’ watch

Kit Harington thinks it will be “hard” to watch the “Game of Thrones” prequel as a result of he nonetheless feels so connected to the fantasy world.

The 34-year-old actor grew to become a family identify taking part in Jon Snow within the HBO drama collection and he nonetheless feels an enormous “emotional connection” to the fantasy world, so he admitted he’s anticipating it to be emotional when he tunes in to watch “House of the Dragon” when it hits screens subsequent year.

Asked how he is feeling about watching the prequel, he stated: “Do you know what, probably quite a lot of emotions. I’m looking forward to it. It’s my good friend Miguel [Sapochnik] who’s show-running it, I’ve got a friend Matt [Smith] in it, so I’m looking forward to it but it’s gonna be hard.

“I’ve bought an enormous emotional connection to that piece, to that story, to that world.”

Kit can next be seen in “Eternals”, in which he has reunited with his “Game of Thrones” on-screen brother, Richard Madden, and he joked his pal was stunned to see him the first time he walked on set.

Speaking to Jamie Theakston and Amanda Holden on Heart Breakfast, he said: “Yeah he can’t get rid of me. He couldn’t consider it after I turned up on set. He was like ‘What the hell are you doing right here?’ “

Meanwhile, Kit – who spent time in rehab after “Game of Thrones” ended – welcomed a son with wife Rose Leslie in February and recently admitted he has never been happier.

He said: “I’ve a baby and my relationship is good… I’m a really, very glad, content material, sober man.”

However, the British actor admitted he is exhausted as he has taken over parenting responsibilities while Rose is filming a new project in New York.

He said: “Like, truthfully, my again is wrecked. I’m going to the health club fairly a bit, however there’s one thing about having a baby that’s the most bodily draining factor. I do not understand how [single parents] do it. Because it is extra exhausting than all the things I did on ‘Game of Thrones’.”

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