Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born today in West London, England in 1989. He is 23 years old.
When Radcliffe was 10 he made his professional acting debut in David Copperfield for the BBC. The following year he auditioned for the role of Harry Potter. He won the role and starred in the 8 block buster movies of the series.
He has been busy on stage both on the West End (The Play What I Wrote) and on Broadway (Equus. How to succeed in Business Without Really Trying.)
His other film roles include The Tailor of Panama, My Boy Jack, and The Woman in Black.