Kit Young Complete Biography | Height, Weight, Age, Net Worth, Achievements

Christopher William Young, popularly known as Kit Young, is an English actor. In the Netflix fantasy series “Shadow and Bone,” he plays Jesper Fahey.

Kit Young Biography,

Short Information

  • Known As – Kit Young
  • Current Age – 27 years old as of 2022.
  • Birthdate – 24 October 1994
  • Profession – Actor, Television Star, and Theatre Artist 

Personal Information

  • BirthName – Christopher William Young
  • Known As – Kit Young
  • Date of Birth – 24 October 1994
  • Current Age – 27 years old as of 2022.
  • Birth Place – Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Hometown – Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Profession – Actor, Television Star, and Theatre Artist
  • Zodiac Sign – Leo
  • Religion – Christianity
  • Nationality – British

Physical Stats

  • Height – In meters – 1.68 m, In centimeters – 168 cm, In feet and inches – 5 feet and 7 inches
  • Weight – In kilograms – 65 kg, In pounds – 143 lbs
  • Body Dimension – Chest – N/A, Waist – N/A, Biceps – N/A 
  • Eye Color – Brown
  • Hair Color – Brown

Education | Qualification

  • School – Local Private School, Oxford, and Abingdon School, England, United Kingdom
  • College – Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England, United Kingdom, and National Youth Theatre, United Kingdom
  • Qualification – Graduation in Arts and Acting

Family | Relative

  • Father – N/A
  • Mother – N/A
  • Brother – N/A
  • Sister – Olivia and Hannah
  • Son – N/A
  • Daughter – N/A
  • GF/BF – N/A
  • Husband/Wife – N/A

Know More About Kit Young:

Kit Young was raised in Abingdon-on-Thames after being born in Oxford. As a kid, he appeared in a few ensembles and small roles, including those in the Oxford Playhouse, plays “Dick Whittington” and “Cinderella” as well as the television movie “Walter’s War.”

In 2017, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Acting from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Young joined the UK tour of “The Real Thing” as Billy after graduating from RADA, and in 2018 he played Octavius in Julius Caesar at the “Bridge Theatre.”

Additionally, he performed in Macbeth and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse and Donmar Warehouse.

The young actor’s career so far has been significantly influenced by theater and cinema parts, such as those in “The Devil’s Harmony” and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

In 2019, Young made his television debut in a guest appearance on “Endeavour” and in a short film that Dylan Holmes-Williams directed.

Because of his portrayal of Lysander in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” he was nominated for an Ian Charleson Award.

Young has started as Jesper Fahey in the 2021 Netflix series “Shadow and Bone,” an adaptation of the fantasy book series “The Grisha Trilogy and the Six of Crows Duology” by Leigh Bardugo.

He will play in the upcoming movies “The Origin” and “The School for Good and Evil” on Netflix.

Estimated Net Worth of Kit Young

Kit Young networth
  • Total net worth – $1-2 million.
  • Car Collection – N/A
  • Bike Collection – N/A
  • House – N/A


  • Kit belongs to the National Youth Theater.
  • He participated in the Abingdon Film Unit while attending the school, and in the senior production of Candide that year, he portrayed the main character.
  • Kit got a nomination for his A Midsummer Night’s Dream performance at the 2020 Ian Charleston Awards.

Music Video

  • Ash – Confessions in the Pool (2019)


  • Walter’s War (2008)
  • Alex (2018)
  • The Devil’s Harmony (2019)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (I) (2019)
  • The School for Good and Evil (2022)
  • The Beautiful Game (2022)
  • The Origin (TBA)

Television Shows

  • Endeavor (2012–2022)
  • Shadow and Bone (2021– )


  • The Abingdon Passion Play (2013)
  • The Extraordinary Cabaret of Dorian Gray (2017)
  • The Real Thing (2017)
  • Julius Caesar (2018)
  • Winter Blossom Karaoke and Other Snippets (2018)
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (2018)
  • Macbeth (2018)
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2019)
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Awards | Achievements


  • Ian Charleson Awards

Social Accounts

Frequently Asked Question

Q.1 What is the age of Kit Young?

Ans: Kit Young is 27 years old as of 2022.

Q.2 What is the net worth of Kit Young?

Ans: Kit Young’s net worth is to be estimated at around $1-2 million.

Q.3 Is Kit Young in a relationship currently?

Ans: No, Kit Young is currently single and not in any relationship.

Q.4 Why is Kit Young famous?

Ans: Kit Young is famous because of his role in the well-known Netflix series “Shadow and Bone.”

Q.5 What is the height of Kit Young?

Ans: Kit Young is 5 feet and 7 inches tall (168 cm and 1.68 m).