Is Kit Connor Gay? Age, Parents, School, Heartstopper, Movies
Who is Kit Connor?
Kit Connor is a British actor known for starring in tv series such as the CBBC series Rocket’s Island, His Dark Materials and in films Get Santa (2014), Rocketman (2019), and Little Joe (2019). In 2022, he starred in the romantic coming of age Netflix series Heartstopper playing the role of Nick Nelson.
Kit Connor Age
Connor is 18 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 8, 200d in Croydon, London, England.
Kit Connor Height
Connor stands at a height of 5 feet 8inches tall.
Kit Connor Parents
Connor was born and raised by his parents Caroline and Richard Connor. He was raised alongside his brother Ned Connor. His father who is from Doncaster graduated from the Doncaster Faculty of Art and Design.
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Kit Connor School
Connor attended Hayes Primary School in Kenley and then Whitgift School.
Kit Connor Partner
Connor is possibly single. He plays Nick Nelson who eventually becomes Charlie Spring’s boyfriend. However, in real life, there is no hint of him being in a relationship even on his social media pages.
As for his sexuality, Kit has refrained from talking about his sexual orientation even in interviews. In the series Heartstopper, he well represented male bisexuality and the challenges that he was able to encounter.
He told Metro in an interview that;
“I think male bisexuality is even less represented [than female or non-binary]. […] It’s a real honor to be able to play Nick because it’s such an underrepresented kind of character, really,”
“I think the representation in modern-day media is getting better but there are never enough queer stories being shown on screen.” He said in another interview.
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Kit Connor Movies
- Get Santa
- Mr. Holmes
- The Mercy
- Ready Player One
- The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
- Slaughterhouse Rulez
- Little Joe
- Grandpa’s Great Escape
- The Frankenstein Chronicles
Kit Connor Heartstopper
Connor plays the role of Nicholas ‘Nick ‘ Nelson a year 11 rugby player seated next to new guy Charlie in class. They began as friends and soon develop feelings for each other. Charlie is at first unsure of Connor’s sexuality while Connor also begins to question his sexuality.
The series which is based on the webcomic and graphic novel Heartstopper was written by Alice Oseman. The series also stars Joe Locke, William Gao, Yasmin Finney, Corinna Brown, and Kizzy Edgell among others. Heartstopper was released on Netflix in 2022 April.
Kit Connor Rocketman
Connor played the role of ‘Older Reggie’ in the Elton John biopic Rocketman.
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Kit Connor Worth
Connor has an estimated net worth of $200 k as of 2022.