Daniel Radcliffe

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Daniel Radcliffe
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Radcliffe in 2014
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe

(1989-07-23) 23 July 1989 (age 33)
Years active1999–present
Known forMark Pendel in The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Harry Potter in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001) and its sequels
Maps in December Boys (2007)
Height165 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Parent(s)Alan Radcliffe
Marsha (née Jacobson)

Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is a British actor. He is best known for playing Harry in the movies based on J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books.

Career[change | change source]

Radcliffe started acting in school plays when he was in primary school. When he was 10 years old, he played the part of the young David Copperfield in the television show David Copperfield.[1]

In 2001, he played Mark Pendel in the movie Tailor of Panama. Later that year, he was chosen to play Harry Potter in the movie Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (called Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in the United States). He also played Harry in the other Harry Potter movies.

Filmography[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Roberts, Sheila (10 September 2007). "Daniel Radcliffe Interview, December Boys". Movies Online. Archived from the original on 11 April 2011. Retrieved 27 May 2011.

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