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We Almost Got a King Arthur Trilogy Starring Kit Harington, Here's Why We Didn't

We Almost Got a King Arthur Trilogy Starring Kit Harington, Here's Why We Didn't

Hollywood is a land of near-misses. Kit Harington rose to fame playing the role of the king-in-waiting Jon Snow on the blockbuster show Game of Thrones. But before the series became the phenomenon it did, Harington almost played the role of King Arthur in a film by David Dobkin (Wedding Crashers). Dobkin recently revealed to Collider that Haringon brought the same everyman-vibe to Arthur that made his turn as Jon Snow such an audience favorite.

"When he read for King Arthur, the way he does it by the time you understand who he is in that he's honorable, his character works against him sometimes 'cause he's so pure of heart. He carries you through Game of Thrones in such an amazing way to the end, and that is exactly what we needed for that character for the way that I wrote the script.""He was supposed to be an everyman King Arthur,

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