Birthday: July 23, 1989.
Height: 1.68 m.
Birthplace: Fulham, London, England.
Son of literary agent Alan Radcliffe and Marcia Gresham casting director, he began to desire to be an actor for five years, but his parents apparently did not agree with the idea. It would probably be too much work for him, so young, Daniel Jacob Radcliffe, suffering from dyspraxia (a disease that prevents the brain to perform the movements correctly), and showing poor performance in school several times said to his mother that there was no way for nothing, revealing a low self-esteem. So Marcia let him do tests to gain more confidence in themselves. His first role was a BBC-TV adaptation of David Copperfield (1999) where he played the young David. After that, he recorded "The Tailor of Panama." In 2000, David Heyman, a producer of Harry Potter was looking for an actor who could play the young wizard, Daniel Jacob Radcliffe and his father Coincidentally a trip to the theater met with David that was a friend of Daniel's father. David could not take his eyes off the little Dan and thought he was exactly the person I was looking for. This asked Alan to let your child take tests, but despite his first response to this request was negative eventually leave it. He played two tests for the role, but found that they had given up on him.
However, a week later, he heard his father talking on the phone with David. He said "OK", "Right" and hung up when ran upstairs and told Daniel that he would be Harry Potter, and according to BBC News "it was very well in testing and had no trouble making friends on the set." Daniel Jacob Radcliffe Radcliffe also appeared in other productions like December Boys (2007), the British TV movie My Boy Jack (2007) and had a cameo in the sitcom Extras. Also in 2007, received special attention from the media for his performance in Equus playwright Peter Shaffer; play in which Radcliffe was acclaimed for his performance as the troubled Alan Strang who has a sexual fascination with horses, where he appeared naked leaving many people shock.
After one year, the same piece was on display on Broadway in New York. Besides acting, the actor expressed his desire to pursue a career as a Director and also mentioned his fondness for music. In March 2011, Radcliffe has returned to Broadway with the musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, and in February 2012, Daniel Jacob Radcliffe will premiere his new film The Woman In Black, where he plays a young lawyer. Despite having participated in more films, Dan grew up in his career when he landed the role of Harry Potter, for which he is best known. As for his religion, said in an interview that Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an atheist. As for his Dyspraxia is a neurological motor dysfunction that prevents the brain to perform the movements correctly. (The "clumsy syndrome"), the neurologist Dr David Younger made the following statement on his case; "- Of course he has a mild form of the disease, but the fact that no signs is a gift.
On have developed the ability to act, Daniel Jacob Radcliffe becomes a model for others in these conditions "The disease does not affect your life. Since Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, he does exercises behind the scenes to improve their coordination. Curiosities . Dan likes bricar with friends. He picks up the phone to Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid) and change the language to Turkish. has two-terrier dogs, Binka and Nugget. Daniel Jacob Radcliffe tried to read the first Harry Potter book when he was 8 years old but could not finish. Finally read the entire book when he was called to interpret the character in the film. , never seen the film The Tailor of Panama (2001), in which it appears. His favorite book, Harry Potter is number three, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. In February 2002, he won the nomination for "Best Newcomer" at the Variety Club Award ceremony. , received the Sir James Carreras Award For Handsome New Talent for his role in Harry Potter at The Variety Club Showbusiness Awards 2002. - Most voted Person of the Year 2002 by Time Kids. , declared that the film Twelve Angry Men (1957) was the first film in black and white who attended and also your favorite movie. -He named Jane's Addiction, The Libertines, Rage Against the Machine and The Darkness among his favorite bands. -He likes to listen to Blur, Muse, The Music, Zwan and Brendan Benson. He accumulated 6-million pounds (about 18 million dollars) for playing Harry Potter, making him the second richest teenager in Britain, behind Harry Windsor, which has 14 million pounds (42 million dollars). Can-rotate his arm at an angle of 360 degrees. 'It's a big fan of Gary Oldman , who appeared opposite Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004). Twist-to the team Fulham Football Club, however do not like playing football. -Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is a fan of the band Red Hot Chili Peppers and was a show of them in London, in June 2004. Between-the bands that are like Stratovarius (Finland), Huey Lewis and The News (USA) and Tom Robinson (England). , Among his favorite actors are Aishwarya Rai, Christina Ricci, Cameron Diaz, Scarlett Johansson and Ben Stiller. First-did not like the Harry Potter books. Like-especially the band The Pistols Fri. He also plays bass. -He is a fan of indie rock. Some of his favorite bands of the style are: The Zutons, Razorlight, The Libertines, Bloc Party, Hope of the States, The Futureheads and Kaiser Chiefs. -The delay between the second and third Harry Potter film was because his parents wanted him to attend a normal school for a while. says she does not read any article or research on himself or his movies.
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe helps the Demelza House Children's Hospice, which is an institution that cares for terminally ill children in Kent, East Sussex and South London. Daniel always asks his fans to donate to charity every Christmas and on his birthday instead of sending him gifts. In the book Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince JK Rowling named Demelza Robins as one of the Gryffindor Chasers. Daniel Jacob Radcliffe-like The Strokes, The Clash and Pixies. -Maio/Junho 2006: He got his AS Levels in English Literature, History, Religion and Philosophy (examination of the fifth year.) -Named the richest teenager in Britain with a fortune of around 23 million pounds (about 60 million dollars), after he signed the contract for 8 million pounds (about 24 million dollars) for the fifth Harry Potter film. Daniel-startled the makeup department when jokingly came up with a bloodied bandage saying he had fought the day before. , His agent Sue Latimer's mother (and agent) of his friend and colleague, actor Freddie Hoghmore. -Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is a big fan of John Wayne. , was sixth in the list of 20 Best-Paid Young Astros Forbes (2007). Twenty-third in the list of 100 Stars Film Sexiest Magazine Empire (2007). Tenth-position in the list of Yahoo! 10 Most Popular Stars of 2007 on Yahoo! Movies. , won the ninth position in the list of the Forbes Celebrity 100 (2007). Forbes estimated his- gains $ 15 million in 2007. , became the 29th position in the list of Entertainment Weekly '30 Under 30 '(2008). , became the 3rd position of Top 10 Young Stars in TV Guide (2008). , became the 8th position in the list of 25 'Actors Hottest Under 25 Years' (2008). Appointed to one of the 1000 London's most influential year 2008. -11 th position in the top of the search for stars of MSN under the age of 25 in in 2008. 1st position in the top of the MSN search for men in 2007.
In 2003, the foundation of Comic Relief, a lock of hair of Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was sold at auction for 751 pounds, the largest amount collected. In 2008, Daniel and cast Equus grossed $ 203.746 dollars to charity, competition BroadwayCares / EquityFightsAids 20th Gypsy of the Year, setting a record profit of a Broadway play. Not only exceeded the collection of other Broadway musicals, but also the best presentation, again beating musicals that had their own song and dance (the presentation that won was the Lion King). Daniel Jacob Radcliffe wrote and sang the song.http://www.broadwaycares.org/events/gypsy.cfm. CONTACT WITH HIM Daniel Radcliffe c / o Harry Potter Productions Leavesden Studios PO Box 3000 Leavesden Hertfordshire WD25 7LT England or Daniel Radcliffe c / o ARG Talent 4 Great Portland Street London WIW 8PA