Actors love to reassure us that in real life, they’re very boring, very regular people. They’re just like us, really, once all of the designer clothing and multi-million dollar paychecks are stripped away.
Their on-screen personas are bigger and better and brasher and bolder than their very regular days of grocery shopping and school runs could ever be.
But for Games of Thrones stars and real-life couple Kit Harington and Rose Leslie, the opposite seems to be true.
In the fantasy world of their HBO hit, Harington plays Jon Snow, the bastard son of a nobleman, while Leslie played Ygritte, a rough-mouthed Wildling who wasn't impressed by money or social standing and took the liberty of pointing out that Jon knows nothing.