Daniel Jacob Radcliffe Born July 23, 1989 in London, in the western district of Fulham, United Kingdom.Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an actor not only movies but also theater, known for his role thanks to wizard Harry Potter in the eponymous film, shot on the books by JK Rowling. Daniel - an only child. Father of actor - Alan Radcliffe, George - a Protestant, a literary agent, who comes from Northern Ireland, mother - Marcia Janine Greshem Jacobson is of Jewish origin, is working on casting agent.
In 2009, Daniel told the magazine Attitude, which supports the Liberal Democrats. Actor active advocate of gay rights.
On-screen debut was in 1999 in the movie Air Force, "David Copperfield". That year, Daniel was the casting for the role of wizard Harry Potter in the film "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" director Chris Columbus. The film began shooting in 2000, and it was released in the coming year. "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" was a huge success and had good box office receipts, which amounted to more than 970 million dollars. Before Harry Potter had the young actor to star in the film "The Tailor of Panama" with Pierce Brosnan in the title role. In this film, Daniel has performed quite a cameo role.
This was followed by the continuation of the franchise about the adventures of Harry Potter - "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" (2002), "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" (2004), "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (2005), "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" (2007), "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" (2009), "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" (2010) and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" (2011), who also made an impressive gathering. Final film made it into the list of films , gathering in worldwide box office over a billion dollars ($).
For participation in the first scene of "Harry Potter and the filosfsky stone" Daniel paid 150 thousand pounds for "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" - 5.6 million pounds, but for "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" - more than 8 million pounds. To date, state Radcliffe is estimated at more than 40 million pounds.
In the series 'extras' Daniel starred as himself.
In 2004, Radcliffe tried his hand on stage, playing in the production of the musical comedy entitled "The role that I wrote," directed by Kenneth Branagh. In the statement were involved in such artists as Glenn Close, Kylie Minogue, Ewan McGregor, Roger Moore, Sting, David Suchet, Rzhyf Fiennes and others.
From 2007 to 2009, Daniel played in the production of "Evkuse" play by Peter Shaffer.
On a plot of the play-boy Alan Strang Groom Radcliffe performed on the basis of love for horses goes mad and blinded by (the role of a psychiatrist played by Richard Griffiths, who starred as Uncle Vernon in the "Harry Potter"). When the press came the first photos from this show, which appears completely naked Daniel, many parents were demanding to remove Daniel from the production. They threatened to ban their offspring to watch movies with the actor.