Kit Harington Checked Into Wellness Center Before ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale for ‘Personal Issues’
Harington revealed earlier this year he sought therapy after Jon Snow's death in the Season 5 finale.
Kit Harington at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards
[Editor’s note: The following post contains spoilers for “Game of Thrones” Season 8]
Kit Harington’s publicist has confirmed (viaVariety) the “Game of Thrones” actor checked into a wellness center this month before the HBO series aired its finale. Harington sought professional treatment “to work on some personal issues,” the actor’s publicist said in a statement.Page Six first broke the news, reporting that Harington checked into a Connecticut health retreat for treatment regarding stress and alcohol. Harington has reportedly spent the last month at the wellness center.
“Kit has decided to utilize this break in his schedule as an opportunity to spend some time at a wellness retreat to work on some personal issues,” Harington’s publicist said in a statement to Variety.
Haringtonrevealed earlier this year he sought therapy after Jon Snow’s death in the “Game of Thrones” Season 5 finale. The actor called the interim between Jon’s death and resurrection in the second episode of season 6 the “darkest period” of his time on “Thrones.”