Rose Leslie Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Rose Leslie Quick Info
Height5 ft 6 in
Weight53 kg
Date of BirthFebruary 9, 1987
Zodiac SignAquarius
SpouseKit Harington

Born Name

Rose Eleanor Arbuthnot-Leslie

Nick Name

Rose Leslie

Rose Leslie at HBO 'Game Of Thrones' Press Line at Comic-Con 2014.
Rose Leslie at HBO ‘Game Of Thrones’ Press Line at Comic-Con 2014.

Sun Sign


Born Place

Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom


Scottish nationality


Rose went to Rayne North Primary School in Aberdeenshire, and then to Millfield School in Street in Somerset.

In 2008, she graduated with a BA from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) after completing a three year acting course.




  • Father – Sebastian Arbuthnot-Leslie (the Aberdeenshire Chieftain of Clan Leslie)
  • Mother – Candida Mary Sibyl “Candy” Leslie (née Weld) (Great-granddaughter of Simon Fraser, 13th Lord Lova)
  • Siblings – She has 4 siblings – 2 are younger and 2 are older than her.


She is signed to Hamilton Hodell Talent Management.




5 ft 6 in or 168 cm


53 kg or 117 pounds

Boyfriend / Spouse

Rose Leslie dated –

  1. Kit Harington (2011-Present) – In 2011, Rose started dating British actor and Game of Thrones co-star, Kit Harington. They dated for three years before calling it quits in October 2014. They got back together later and confirmed their relationship in 2016. In March 2016, the couple got engaged and tied the knot on June 23, 2018. In September 2020, it was revealed that the couple was expecting their first child together. Later, the couple welcomed a baby boy which was revealed in February 2021.
Rose Leslie and Kit Harington.
Rose Leslie and Kit Harington.

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color


Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Characteristic red hair.
  • Speaking with an accent.


34-24-35 in or 87-61-89 cm

Dress Size

4 (US) or 36 (EU)

Rose Leslie at Entertainment Weekly Celebration Honoring SAG Awards Nominees in LA.
Rose Leslie at Entertainment Weekly Celebration Honoring SAG Awards Nominees in LA

Shoe Size

7 (US)

Brand Endorsements

She has done a voice-over for “London Designer Outlet.”

Best Known For

Playing Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones from 2012 to 2014 and a housemaid Gwen Dawson in the ITV Network drama series Downton Abbey in 2010.

First Film

In 2009, she appeared in the television film New Town for her role as Rhian. She received the award “BAFTA Scotland Award – New Talent.”

First TV Show

In 2008, Rose guest appeared in the documentary/docudrama television series Locked Up Abroad for her role as Kim in an episode titled “Lima.”

Personal Trainer

She does not like running as it makes her look completely weird. To play Ygritte in Game of Thrones, she had to undergo training to learn fight scenes, bow-arrow skills, etc.

She does regular workouts and keeps proper care of her diet so as to look good on screen and pose n*de.

Rose Leslie Favorite Things

  • Dish – Duck

Source –

Rose Leslie at SAG Awards 2014.
Rose Leslie at SAG Awards 2014.

Rose Leslie Facts

  1. Rose grew up in Lickleyhead Castle in Aberdeenshire.
  2. Rose’s parents own Aberdeenshire’s 12th-century Warthill Castle.
  3. She is very good at accents. She knows the 1912 version of Yorkshire accent, Scottish accent, English accent, American accent, Welsh accent, Irish accent, etc.
  4. She appeared in Nell Leyshon’s play Bedlam in September and October 2010 at the Globe Theatre.
  5. She is the third of the total of five children. So, she is the middle one.
  6. Leslie knows various types of dance forms like historic, ballroom, tap, flamenco, and jazz.
  7. She loves eating meat and has tried whale, and duck apart from other types of meat. But, she hates eating cucumber.
  8. Rose enjoys doing horse riding, skiing, tennis, rock climbing, and stage combating.
  9. She was raised in a castle.
  10. Her Game of Thrones character’s name is pronounced as “EYE-grit.”
  11. One of her fans even asked her to sign on his forehead.
  12. She shares her birthday with Tom Hiddleston.
  13. She is close friends with Emilia Clarke.

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