By Roxy Simons For Mailonline
Published: 23:18 BST, 23 August 2019 | Updated: 23:18 BST, 23 August 2019
Kit Harington is set to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it was claimed on Friday.
According to Deadline, the 32-year-old actor has set his sights on the superhero franchise as he moves on from his role as Jon Snow in Game Of Thrones.
The publication's source claimed that Kit has been lined up for a role in one of Marvel and Kevin Feige's franchise, though it is not clear which he'd appear in.
New role: Kit Harington set 'to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe', it was announced on Friday, as the actor moves on from Game Of Thrones
Kit is most famous for his role in the hit HBO adaptation of George R. R. Martin's fantasy novels, which came to an end earlier this year.
And while it was one of the most hotly-anticipated final seasons for a TV show, fans were left bitterly disappointed by its rushed, unexpected ending.
A number of exciting announcements have already been made during the first day of Disney's D23 convention, where the company give fans a glimpse of whats to come over the next few years.
Biggest role to date: Kit is most famous for his role as Jon Snow in the hit HBO