On the internet is flashing news that Jon Snow is everybody’s favourite Game of Thrones aka Kit Harington was cast by Marvel to appear as the Black Knight in Avengers: Secret Wars.

Is this news just a rumor? Or is it really true? If true, when will fans have the ability to see Kit all dressed up as a Black Knight? Read the article further to get your answers.


Kit Harington

Marvel fans are believing that Kit Harington will be back as the Black Knight in Avengers: Secret Wars. Here is a brief summary of who the Black Knight is.

Kit Harington has passed on his first Marvel project after playing the role of Dane Whitman in it Eternal. The film ends with a post-credits scene where Dane is seen opening a mysterious box with the reassuring words, “You can do it. You can do it.”

And when he opens, a big silver sword is what the audience sees. But unlike any other sword out there, it comes with a remark: Death is my Reward. Dane picks up the sword and whispers, “You sure you’re ready for this, Mr. Whitman?” The sword is a Blade.

According to the comics, Dane Whitman is a Black Knight who holds the Blade as his family heirloom. The Blade means the sword protects the one who uses it from death. It has been in his family for a long time.

Will Kit Harington be a Black Knight In Avengers: Secret Wars?

Kit Harington

Kit Harington rose to fame after playing the role of Jon Snow in Game of Thrones. And now, he appeared in Marvel’s Eternals as Dane Whitman aka the Black Knight.

Marvel didn’t announce a solo film for Black Knight which left fans disconnected. In an interview with Josh Horowitz, Kit said that he’s personally unaware of what Marvel is planning with his character in the future as he has not yet heard from the team.

After the highly anticipated Spiderman: No Way Home, everybody realized how secretive Marvel can be in terms of declaring things. So, it could be possible that Kit is keeping his mouth shut.

Fans will must either wait for the official Marvel or Secret Wars announcement if they want to see their favourite Kit Harington as the Black Knight (if the rumor is true).