Daniel Radcliffe. Daniel Radcliffe) is a famous British actor who became known all over the world thanks to the role of Harry Potter in a fantastic saga about magic. The biography of Daniel Radcliffe is replete with ups, falls and unexpected roles, so it can be safely called magical.
- Real name: Daniel Jacob Radcliffe
- Date of birth: 23.07.1989
- Zodiac sign: lion
- Height: 165 centimeters
- Weight: 63 kilograms
- Shoe size: 41 (EUR)
- Eye and hair color: blue, dark brown
The youth of the actor
Daniel was born in one of the western regions of London. He did not have brothers and sisters, so he got all the love of his parents only. The boy’s father was Alan Radcliffe, whose roots originated in Ireland. Mother Daniel, Marcia, had a Jewish origin. This circumstance allows us to believe that to some extent Daniel Radcliffe is a Jew. A mixture of cultural values of several peoples contributed to the development of versatility in Little Daniel.
Interest in the actor’s craft woke up in a boy at the age of 5. For the first time, the future actor acted on school scaffolds as a monkey. However, with his studies at school, he did not work out. Our hero studied in two different schools, but he had to leave educational institutions because of the ridicule of classmates. The reason for the mockery of peers was the role of Harry Potter.
Cinema and Theater
Daniel Radcliffe received his most famous role in 1999. The actor was successfully embodied in the image of a “boy with a scar”, which the whole world was convinced only in 2001. The size of the box office of the first film of the saga surpassed all expectations, they amounted to 970 million. dollars. After the first film Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, there were seven more films about the young wizard. Fantastic saga, based on the works of Joan Rowling, brought the boy a fabulous wealth.
The actor’s fee went beyond the inconceivable framework, so for his role in the film Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, he amounted to 8 million. Euro. According to some information, the state of a “boy with a scar” today is 23 million. Euro.
After a cult role, it can be difficult to leave the image. The actor starred in other films: “Horns”, “Woman in black”, “kill your loved ones”, but for the viewer the name Daniel Radcliffe is associated only with Harry Potter.
In addition to roles in the cinema, our hero starred in the series “Notes of a young doctor”. He was removed through the work of Bulgakov and filled with black humor. After the completion of the filming process, the actor admitted that the “Master and Margarita” behind Bulgakov’s authorship is his favorite book.
The actor does not hide his passion for the theater and regularly takes part in various performances. Perhaps the most famous productions in which Daniel Radcliffe took part “Equus” and the musical comedy “The Play What I Wrote”. In Equus, the old Danial’s colleague on Harry Potter, an actor named Richard Griffiths, entered the cast in the cast.
Facts from personal life
Each of us has our own oddities. For example, our hero cannot independently tie shoes on shoes. This disease is called dyraxia. For the first time, the world heard about the illness of the actor in 2006 for the first time.
Social life contributes to the development of bad habits, because there are too many pleasures and temptations in it. In 2010, Daniel Radcliffe told reporters about his craving for alcohol. The actor suffered from alcoholism, but this remained in the past.
In an interview, the actor said that Russia is a beloved country for him, which should cause pride in Russian -speaking fans of the actor. Love for Russia led to the fact that the actor celebrated his 21th birthday in St. Petersburg.
Radcliffe said he admired the talent of his colleague in the workshop, Gary Oldman, who played the roles of the comrade -in -arms Harry named Sirius Black. During the filming, the film crew found out that the director was already prescribing the last date of death, Daniel Radcliffe was seriously upset by this fact.
There was a lot of romantic relations in the actor’s life, but in 2012 he openly admitted his connection with the rose of Coker. After information about the relationship of young people, there was a news about their gap. Since 2012, I have been dating American actress Erin Dark. In 2014 there were rumors about their engagement, but Father Erin denied them.
In 2009, it became known that Daniel Radcliffe was fighting for the rights of people of non -traditional sexual orientation. The help of the actor in the fight against homophobia is not limited to loud speeches. Daniel starred in social advertising, the purpose of which was to prevent suicide among teenagers-geys. This project was also published in 2009 and was called “Trevor”.
For participation in social advertising, the actor was awarded the special prize “Hero Award”. The actor believes that famous people should use their publicity to combat injustice in this world. After all, even if famous actors are not shy about fighting for the rights of ordinary people, it means that ordinary people have nothing to be shy about.
Daniel Radcliffe is a music lover, but for himself he personally distinguishes several punk collections. He likes the music Arctic Monkeys and Sex Pistols. The second was not in vain tried, because the spirit of anarchy remained in the kingdom to this day.