Sunday, 24 June 2012


Celebrity Daniel Jacob Radcliffe.

At  a glance:
Name                    :         Daniel Jacob Radcliffe.
Born                     :        
23 July 1989.
Birth Place             :         London, England.
Occupation           :         Actor.
Year of starting      :         1999.
Parents                  :         Alan George Radcliffe ( literary agent).
:         Marcia Jeannine Gresham(casting agent).

About Radcliffe:  Daniel Jacob Radcliffe is an English stage and film star which name and fame  rose to zenith of the rock by playing the little character in the  Harry Potter film series. Radcliffe made himself  debut when age  only 10 in Charles Dickens novel David Copperfield played the little character as a young boy. He was cast to play little character in the first Harry Potter Film when he was only 11 and finished the series until release of eight and final in July 2011.

He  began  stage acting in 2007 in the London and New York production. He also acted December Boys 2007 and Hit horror film the Woman in Black in 2012. He will play the film Kill Your Darlings in 2013. He contributed many charities Demelza House, Children’s Hospice and The Trevor Project and achieved Trevor Projects Hero award in 2011.

Early life and his education:   From two independent schools Radcliffe took education at Sussex House School in Cadogan Square in Chelsea in London and next City of London School on the North bank of river Thames. During student life, his 1st Harry potter movie released and some of his school friends became stiff and some one becoming aggressive. From beginning he maintained his schedule and continued his education through on-set tutors. He acknowledges that he was not very good student. Despite he scored A grade in the A levels in 2006 and decided to take stop from education and abstained himself from going to college or university. He already knew he wanted to act and write and that it would be difficult to have a normal college experience.

Career : Radcliffe  appeared audition for the role of Harry Potter, of Harry potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, written by British Author J.K. Rawling and  producer David Heyman.  Rawling had been searching a unknown British actor  to represent the character of Harry. Radcliffe’s parents did not want him to audition for role because the series of Harry Potter (seven film) required shooting in Los Angeles, California and  they did not tell it them. The film director Chris Columbus thinking  “This is what I want”, after viewing the video of young actor in David copper field and impressed himself to  select him Harry potter after eight month. The author acknowledged I don’t think Chirs Columbus could have found a better Harry.

          In 2001 the film Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s stone released (released as the name of Harry Potter and the Secret’s stone in USA).  The story was a young boy Harry send to Hogwarts school of witchcraft and Wizardry  to learn  he is a wizard to begin his education by the help of  Ron (Rupert Grint) and Hermione (Emma Watson). He received seven figure salary for the led role. The film broken  records for opening day sales and opening week-end  taking  highest grossing    film of 2001 earned US$ 974 million. Philosopher’s stone scored the second most commercial picture in the series behind Harry Potter and the deathly Hallows part-2, the final installment. Radcliffe’s acting attracts every reader’s mind’s eye. Bob Graham, the San Francisco journal wrote that It is surprised to see a little young hero who is  scholarly looking and filled with curiosity and who connects with very real emotion from solemn intelligence and the delight of discovery to deep family longing.

The second   episode of the Harry Potter series “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets”  started by Radcliffe after one year. Stephen Hunter of the Washington Post opined that  “big dull and empty” but especially the Radcliffe and his peer already matured and played a professional attractive acting. The Los Angles Timers staff reporter Kenneth Turan believed the novel’s magic could not be successfully duplicated in the film. Despite that this movie was able to earn US$ 878 million and placed the second highest grossing in 2002 film worldwide behind the Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

          The third film in the series Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban released in 2004. This movie collected the highest recommendation of the series at that point and earned a lot of US$ 795.6 million worldwide but the performance rank of box office was lowest in the series.

          In 2005 the next  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fife. The film was the second highest grossing Harry Potter film and the earning was US$ 896 million in the UK and US. An interview was called especially Radcliffe in 2005 out humor as being a reason for the movie’s creative success.
Radcliff signed  for the final film on 2 march 2007 after success previous three film. He reprised the fifth film Harry Potter and the order of Phoenix most fun film in the series.  On 2008 National Movie award for best male performance he awarded and achieved several award nominations.
The sixth installment of the  series Harry Potter and the Half Blood prince was  released in July 2009. Breaking  previous  record the  film  total earned US$933 million and Radcliffe received award for best male performance Global Superstar in 2010 Movie Awards.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Due to financial and scripting cause the last book divided two parts Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part1  2010 and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part-II. The first parts was released November and the movie earn US$205 million. The final film Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- part-II released on13 July 2011.

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