Daniel Radcliffe Overview
Daniel Radcliffe is a 30-year-old English actor and producer who rose to prominence playing the titular character in the Harry Potter franchise.
He gained worldwide recognition for starring in the role of a boy wizard Harry Potter.
At present, he is starring as Craig for Miracle Workers, an American anthology comedy TV series that is based on Simon Rich's novel, What in God's Name.
How was his early life?
Daniel Radcliffe was born on 23rd July 1989 in London, England as Daniel Jacob Radcliffe to Marcia Jeannine Gresham and Alan George Radcliffe. His mother is working as a casting agent whereas the father is a literary agent.
To complete his education he attended Sussex House School, Chelsea's Cadogan Square and the City of London School but later joined on-set tutors to focus on his acting career.
He even suffered from neurological disorders during childhood. As a young boy, he starting performing for small school productions and soon landed in a title role of David Copperfield (1999).
Talk about Daniel's career
Daniel was introduced to the world of entertainment at the age of six when he appeared as a monkey in a school play.
He then auditioned for a television production Oliver Twist grabbing the attention of Kate Harwood and getting cast for the title role of David Copperfield (1999).
In 2001, he made an appearance for the film The Tailor of Panama and in the same year got his career's big break.
The film adaptation of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone came out to be a box-office hit with $975.1 million. He reprised the role for the franchise films mentioned below;
• Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
• Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
• Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
• Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
• Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
• Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
• Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Aside from being in the titular character of Harry Potter he also has some other film credits;
• December Boys (2007)
• The Women in Black (2012)
• What If (2013)
• Kill Your Darlings (2013)
• Horns (2013)
• Victor Frankenstein (2015)
• Now You See Me 2 (2016)
• Jungle (2017)
Not just on-screen he is active off-screen playing his best parts in Peter Shaffer's Equus (2007), Broadway in Equus (2008) and The Cripple of Inishmaan (2014) whereas in theatrical work he got chance to perform in Privacy (2016) at New York's Public Theater.
In 2019, he planned to star as Craig in the TBS series Miracle Workers where he also works as an executive producer.
What's in the box of fun facts about Daniel?
Daniel's secret of being a poet and publishing his work in Rubbish magazine under the pen name Jacob Gershon was found out in 2009.
Is Daniel Radcliffe married?
No, Daniel is not married yet but is in a relationship with Erin Darke. Erin is working in America as an actress and both met on the set of American biographical drama film, Kill Your Darlings in July 2013.
Stories about their engagement rumored around but were denied by Erin's father in December 2014.
What he has got in the list of awards?
Daniel Radcliffe has won 16 awards which also include the 2007 National Movie Awards out of total 29 nominations.
He recently got nominated in 2019 Teen Choice Awards for Miracle Workers under Choice Comedy TV Actor category.
Daniel is in news for?
Daniel got spotted on the set of his upcoming movie, Escape From Pretoria playing the role of activist Tim Jenkin. The film is based on Jenkins' autobiography.
Net worth of Daniel Radcliffe
It is estimated to be around $110 million as of 2019.