The finale of Game of Thrones was tough on everyone involved - especially star Kit Harrington
Prior to the finale, the actor who played Jon Snow, checked into a rehab facility for treatment of stress, exhaustion and
An unnamed friend of Harrington told Page Six that the ending of Game of Thrones “really hit him hard.” “He realized ‘this is it — this is the end’, it was something they had all worked so hard on for so many years. He had a moment of, what next?” the friend explained. “He’s in the clinic predominantly for stress and exhaustion and also alcohol.”
TMZ spoke to a rep for Harrington who said he:
"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."
We recently got footage of Kit's reaction to the pivotal scene in the finale - which you can see below