It's amazing to watch.” “For the first two movies, I had a huge crush on Tom Felton.” “He was my first crush. Going back a few years here but no, not really, I heard it through the grapevine and eventually we became good friends.We can laugh about it now, but yeah that’s testament to how long we’ve been doing this, she was possibly 9 or 10, 11 years back now so it’s crazy to think that we’ve actually been going for that long.In an interview with FHM, he hinted that both he and Daniel Radcliffe, who plays Harry Potter, had tried to win favour with Granger, but declined to comment on which of the two was more enamoured with her. The 20-year-old, who suffers from severe arachnophobia, also spoke about the more "terrifying" aspects of fame.He added: I’ll be honest with you: it’s not something I’d say I’m dreading. “It’s taken me years to get used to being recognised in the street," he said.Radcliffe was more or less the perfect leading man for the Harry Potter franchise, the platonic ideal of what most people saw when they read the books.If Radcliffe the actor ever wanted to have a career apart from the Boy Who Lived, his first priority was to find roles in which he could differentiate himself. From there, Radcliffe pursued parts that were edgy, adult, and unconventional, culminating with his, uh, idiosyncratic performance in , which at least had the good sense to partner him with another charming performer in James Mc Avoy, all of Radcliffe’s work has been well received and added to his post-Potter identity.Despite his growing riches, Grint hasn't adopted the typical celebrity lifestyle.Instead of the usual fleet of fast cars, he drives a dilapidated pickup truck, a working ice-cream van and a 60mph hovercraft.
She went back to school, graduating from Brown, worked successfully as a model, and became a prominent activist, helping to launch a gender-equality campaign called He For She as a U. Alongside his well-received parts in theater, he has taken a series of eclectic indie-film roles, including a grieving boyfriend who gains hellish powers (.
And there was a picture of my face smouldering on top of the pyre because they thought the Harry Potter films were endorsing witchcraft.
That was when it hit me how big this thing had become.” But book burnings aside, international celebrity isn't without its perks.
The cast of the Harry Potter franchise started off as mere kids.
It has been amazing as viewers of the series saw them go right through their teenage years and come out the other side as fully fledged young adults.
Bonnie Wright, who starred alongside Grint as his on-screen sister Ginny, posted a photo of them together on Instagram, while Matthew Lewis [Neville Longbottom], Evanna Lynch [Luna Lovegood] and Katie Leung [Cho Chang] joined a panel to reminisce on their Hogwarts days.