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Daniel Radcliffe

Actor Daniel Radcliffe
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Profession: Actor

Nationality:
United Kingdom
British

Biography: 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 publicly support a number of charities.

Born: July 23, 1989
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Age: 32 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo


Historical Events

  • 2001-11-04 "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" 1st film adaptation of the book series by J. K. Rowling starring Daniel Radcliffe, premieres in London (Titled "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in some markets)
  • 2001-11-16 "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", 1st film adaptation of the book series by J. K. Rowling starring Daniel Radcliffe, premieres in US (Titled "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's's Stone" in some markets)

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