Full Name: Daniel Radcliffe
Why Famous: Daniel Radcliffe was chosen for the role of Harry Potter aged 11, in the film based on the books by J.K. Rowling. He portrayed this character over 10 years and through eight successful films.
Post Harry Potter Radcliffe has continued to act in both film and theatre, as well as publically support a number of charities.
- 2001-11-14 "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" the 1st film adaptation of the books by J. K. Rowling, is released starring Daniel Radcliffe