And the actor is taking on a very familiar role for comics readers: Dane Whitman, aka, Black Knight.
Well, the direwolf is finally out of the bag and the man formerly known as Jon Snow will officially be part of the MCU.
One of several superheroes (and villains) to bear the name Black Knight, Whitman inherits a cursed sword, and is bent on restoring honor to his family, at least in the comics.
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The big question now is who exactly Harington will play, and what film he'll appear in.
Earlier this year, Humans star Gemma Chan made her Marvel Cinematic Universe debut as the Kree warrior Minn-Erva in Captain Marvel, but is now switching roles. Angelina Jolie and Richard Madden are headlining the film as Thena and Ikaris, respectively. That triggered speculation about a number of higher-profile characters the actor might play. It will hit theaters on November 6, 2020.