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Kit Harington, Lord Commander of Facial Hair, Has Shaved His Beard

Jun 03, 2016

Kit Harington, the breakout Game of Thrones star who plays the recently revived Jon Snow, just made a personal grooming move that's sending fans into a frenzy: he shaved his iconic beard.

Fans needn't fear for the future of the Game of Thrones character, however: Harington's boyish look is ostensibly for Doctor Faustus, a play he's starring in on London's West End. And unlike the length of his tell-tale long locks — which were carefully monitored for clues about Jon Snow's fate after last season's cliffhanger ending — his beard can easily grow back in time for filming the show's seventh season.

Or so we hope.

Take a look at Harington's fresh-faced look below:

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