New Delhi, Aug 25 : English actor Daniel Radcliffe, 19, has claimed that the success he has so far achieved can be credited to "dumb luck".
The ‘Harry Potter’ star had shot to fame at the age of 11 after winning the role in the movie versions of J. K. Rowling''s children''s books, but he insists that his success is down to a combination of good fortune and hard work.
Washington, Aug 21 : Daniel Radcliffe is glad he starred in theatre production Equus, because he is now deemed a serious actor.
The 19-year-old took on the lead role in the dramatic play in London''s West End in 2007 and is taking the production to Broadway later this year (08).
And the actor has no regrets about taking to the stage.
New York, Aug 18: English actor Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that he suffers from dyspraxia, a condition that can cause problems with co-ordination.
The brain disorder is often associated with clumsiness, and it impairs the organisation of movement.
For Radcliffe, even tying a shoelace has become a problem.
Sydney, Aug 7 : Miley Cyrus and Daniel Radcliffe have topped Forbes. com’s new list of ‘Hollywood’s Highest Earning Tweens’.
Both the ‘Hannah Montana’ star and the ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’ actor made 25 million dollars last year, reports the Sydney Morning Herald.
Radcliffe, who appeared as the teen wizard in five Harry Potter movies, has reportedly signed a 54.5 million dollars deal to star in the last two instalments of the franchise, adapted from J. K. Rowling’s novels.
London - The sixth Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, has been chosen for an exclusive royal screening before it goes on general release on November 21, it was reported Wednesday.
The Royal Gala, an annual event traditionally attended by Queen Elizabeth II, or other senior members of Britain's royal family, will coincide with the film's European premiere on November 17.
London, July 11 : Daniel Radcliffe''s ''''Harry Potter'''' best friend Ron Weasley aka Rupert Grint is making the shift to more ''''adult'''' roles.
The young actor has signed up to star in gritty romantic thriller ‘Cherrybomb’, reports the Daily Express.
Set in Northern Ireland, Grint will play one of two best friends who fall for the same girl with ‘tragic circumstances’.
A source revealed that the new role will be as different as chalk and cheese as Grint’s ‘Harry Potter’ one.
London, July 5 : The new Harry Potter movie ‘Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince’ has a new love twist added to it.
The new film will see the dark evolution of blond rival Draco Malfoy, played by Tom Felton, and Harry teaming up with Dumbledore to keep Hogwart's protected from evil.
Washington, July 2 : Brit star Daniel Radcliffe has compared the latest Harry Potter movie to ‘Trainspotting’, the cult movie about a group of heroin addicts in late
1980s Edinburgh and their passage through life.
The young actor recently wrapped up work on the sixth Potter movie ‘The Half-Blood Prince’, and admits that moments in the film are similar to scenes in ‘Trainspotting’, which starrer Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle and Kelly Macdonald, reports Contactmusic.
Washington, June 18: Daniel Radcliffe is leaving no stone unturned to tone-up his body before appearing on Broadway's Equus in the nude.
And the Harry Potter actor has revealed that he is not at all ashamed to admit it.
The 18-year-old will undress in the Broadway adaptation of the Peter Shafer play later this year, just as he did onstage in London when the play opened there in 2007.
New York, May 17 : Looks like authors Danforth Prince and Darwin Porter have planned a full frontal assault on Hollywood, with the help of their new tell-all book “Hollywood Babylon: It's Back” - that talks about the sexual prowess of stars like Sir Mick Jagger, Ewan Mcgregor, John Malkovich and Daniel Radcliffe.
Melbourne, Apr 23 : British actor Daniel Radcliffe insists that he was only joking when he said that he had been smitten by a mysterious Aussie girl.
The actor told the Daily Telegraph on a recent Australia visit, that during the 2006 AFI Awards in Melbourne he had met one particular Australian gal who had him hooked.
Unfortunately for him, she disappeared before he could go get her number.
Melbourne, Apr 22 : The mystery as to who is the Aussie girl that cast on spell on actor Daniel Radcliffe may not be over, for another woman has laid claim to that title.
The first claim came from Cassi McKay, a 20-year-old Sydney insurance worker.
Now however, 23-year old Melbourne based saxophonist Savannah Blount says she’s the Harry Potter star’s mystery woman.
Melbourne, Apr 22 : The mystery Aussie gal who cast her spell on Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has been found.
She’s been identified as Cassi McKay, a 20-year-old Sydney insurance worker who just happens to be planning a visit to Radcliffe’s country next week.
London. Apr 21 : English actor Daniel Radcliffe, famous for his role as Harry Potter, has decided to take up another real life role by becoming a tea-boy on sets.
Radcliffe has stunned the cast on the set of his latest movie with his actions, as it is something very rare for a star to do.
Melbourne, Apr 21: He may have worked his magic on millions of girls worldwide, but one Aussie girl has cast her spell on Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe.
The actor tells the Daily Telegraph that during his recent Australia visit, he laid eyes on one particular Australian gal who had him hooked.
Unfortunately for Radcliffe, she disappeared before he could go get her number.
Washington, April 19: Harry Potter star Emma Watson is so fed-up with media rumours surrounding her friendship with co-star Daniel Radcliffe, she has vowed never to date an actor.
London, Apr 12 : Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has proven his astuteness by earning 13 million pounds in just one year.
The 18-year-old has proven to be not only a laudable actor but also a good business entrepreneur, having invested millions from his earnings in property and businesses.
London, Mar 17: The warning ‘Smokers Die Younger’ doesn’t seem to ring a bell with superstar Daniel Radcliffe who has been nicknamed ‘Harry Puffer’ by his co-stars for puffing about 20 cigarettes a day.
The young wizard rushes to light a stick whenever the director yells “Cut” and has now been advised by one and all on the set of the new Hogwarts movie to kick the butt.
London, Mar 15: A series of mishaps on the set of the final Harry Potter film ‘The Deathly Hallows’ has made the actors working on it believe that the project is cursed.
The latest mishap happened on March 12, when shooting had to be cancelled after the set was battered by storms.
London, March 6: It seems that four ex-SAS officers are not enough for Harry Potter star and stalker target Daniel Radcliffe, for the actor has asked for an additional two-man SAS team, and that too not for himself, but his two pet pooches.
The teenaged actor has requested for two SAS officers to walk his dogs, reports The Sun.
London, March 5 : All of us abide by our national stereotypes when it comes to buying books. But, there's one common literary factor that has surpassed all national, cultural and social boundaries - Harry Potter.
London, March 5: Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is being guarded by four former SAS bodyguards after the actor received a death threat from a stalker.
Anxious movie bosses have asked the minders to assign security to the 18-year-old actor.
According to sources, Radcliffe changed cars thrice on March 2, during filming of the seventh and final Potter movie The Deathly Hallows.
Washington, Feb 20: ‘Harry Potter’ stars Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson are dodging rumours that cupid has struck them after they were spotted getting cosy on a secret Valentine's Day date.
According to reports by the Mirror, the young stars were seen while they were visiting the Imperial Arms in Fulham, west London, at 10pm on 14th Feb.
Melbourne, Feb 12: Daniel Radcliffe has shot down rumours that Steven Spielberg is getting set to direct the final Harry Potter movie.
Speaking on the red carpet at the BAFTA awards ceremony in London, the actor insisted that the reports of Spielberg helming the seventh movie were ‘absolute rubbish’.
London, Jan 27: Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has parted ways with his girlfriend Laura O'Toole.
The 18-year-old actor started dating Laura after they met on stage during West End play Equus last year.
However, the Irish actress recently revealed that she and Radcliffe are still good friends, but they have to be “realistic” and practical regarding their relationship.