There is much excitement surrounding Kit Harington's engagement to "Game of Thrones" co-star Rose Leslie. After all, the couple met while working on the HBO series and took Jon Snow's romance with Ygritte to real life. However, it looks like Harington is already hoping to leave "GoT" behind as soon as Season 8 concludes. Is the "Pompeii" star ready to start a family with Leslie right after the final season?

Kit Harington is undoubtedly looking forward to settling down with Rose Leslie. After all, the actor had insisted that "Game of Thrones" Season 8 production should be halted so the cast and crew can attend his wedding [VIDEO].

Now Harington has revealed that he is glad that the series is ending so he can focus on other things. Could the real Jon Snow be hinting at having children with Leslie as soon as possible?

Kit Harington wants to work on new 'projects'

The star of "Gunpowder" recently spoke to Digital Spy about how he feels now that "Game of Thrones" is coming to an end. Harington admitted that he got "very soppy and emotional" as he discussed the eighth season with executive producers D.B. Weiss and David Benioff. However, he also stated that being away from "GoT" would be "liberating" because "there's a lot of things you can't do" while working on the show.

"I'm looking forward to finishing, and eight years is the right amount of time," Kit Harington declared. "I wouldn't want it to go on any longer than it has." In addition to that, Rose Leslie's fiance shared that he has "other ideas I'd like to look at producing."

It may sound like Harington is actually talking about new TV shows and movies, but some fans believe he might be hinting on taking time off to enjoy being married to the real Ygritte.

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There are speculations that the glamorous couple is already planning to add a little bundle of joy to their family. Is it possible that Harington and Leslie will be "producing" their own little dragon right after the final season?

A new "Game of Thrones" baby might be too soon for Kit Harington and Rose Leslie, but it is good to know that their engagement is not the only happy news related to the series this year.

Sophie Turner gets engaged to Joe Jonas

Sansa Stark might not be ready to get married again [VIDEO] soon, but Sophie Turner happily said "yes" when her musician boyfriend Joe Jonas offered her a ring. Although the young couple has not yet set a wedding date, it is possible that they will tie the knot after Turner completes work on "Game of Thrones" Season 8.The final season will air on HBO in 2019.