EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Kit Harington Talks 'Pompeii'

Thursday, 20 February 2014 23:34
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Opening in theaters on February 21st is the new historical disaster film Pompeii from director Paul W.S. Anderson (Resident Evil: Retribution). The movie stars Kit Harington (Silent Hill: Revelation 3D), Emily Browning (Sucker Punch), Kiefer Sutherland (TV's 24), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Thor: The Dark World), Jessica Lucas (Evil Dead), Currie Graham (Hitchcock), Carrie-Anne Moss (The Matrix), and Jared Harris (The Ward). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Kit Harington to talk about his work on Pompeii. The popular young actor discussed his new movie, his familiarity with the historical period it is based on, similarities to Game of Thrones, working with director Paul W.S. Anderson, what he's looking for from a director on set, and what he is looking for when choosing projects going forward in his career. 

To watch our exclusive interview with Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje about Pompeii, please click on the video player above. 


A slave-turned-gladiator (Harington) finds himself in a race against time to save his true love (Browning), who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator (Sutherland). As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.

Pompeii opens in theaters on February 21st. 

To watch our exclusive interview with director Paul W.S. Anderson about Pompeii, please click here.

To watch our exclusive interview with Emily Browning about Pompeii, please click here

To watch our exclusive interview with Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje about Pompeii, please click here

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