- Full Name: Daniel Jacob Radcliffe
- Born: 07/23/1989
- Place of Birth: Fulham, London, England
- Occupation: Actor
- Marital Status: Single
Daniel Radcliffe’s Net Worth History
When Daniel Radcliffe was 10 years old, he made his acting debute in the BBC adaptation of David Copperfield by Charles Dickens. He continued on to land the role of Harry Potter, a young wizard in the training process. Throughout the series of films in this lineup, the audience watched Daniel, aka Harry grow from childhood into young adulthood. This brought about a sense of building excitement and expectation for each new film that was released. The response for each was overwhelmingly positive.
The Harry Potter films brought Radcliffe a host of MTV Movie Awards, Teen Choice Awards and a National Movie Award for Best Male Performance in 2007. The public was awestruck with his portrayal of the young Potter. The film franchise brought in multi-billions at the box office and this is where Daniel began to amass his tremendous wealth and popularity.
About Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel was an only child born to English parents Marcia Jeannine Gresham, a casting agent and his father Alan George Radcliffe, a literary agent. Having these two as parents gave him the opportunity to learn from professionals in the business from a very young age, and additionally, to prove his talents to the world. In 207, Daniel divided his career talents between film and stage acting. While Daniel was acting in the stage production of Equus, he met and dated fellow actress Laura O’Toole from 2007-8.
While the role of Harry Potter was his most outstanding role to date, Daniel continues his acting career. He starred as the leading male in The Woman in Black (2012), a horror film and Kill Your Darlings (2013) in which he played the part of poet Allen Ginsberg. He also starred Horns (2014) most recently. Radcliffe also gained recognition for his role in the stage production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.
Daniel is a celebrity that believes in forwarding charitable causes. He has made generous financial contributions to Demelza House Children’s Hospice for the care of terminally ill children. He also supports The Trevor Project which focuses upon suicide prevention for LGBTQ young people with funding and PSAs. Radcliffe was awarded the Trevor Project’s Hero Award in 2011 for his outstanding contributions.
Daniel Radcliffe has made his millions through the phenomenal popularity of his performance in the Harry Potter movies, but he continues to grow as an actor. He is branching out into stage while not forsaking any attention to film offers that come up. His solid background and upbringing gave him, perhaps the best possible start for a successful career in film and stage performing. This is not to discount by any degree, the amazing talent that this young actor possesses. He is still going strong with his acting, earning recongition and awards for not only his work in the film industry, but also for the good that he is doing in his local community.