Have you ever heard that someone’s face earned him a fortune? Well this did happen for the teenage millionaire Daniel Radcliff when his face accidently matched with the imaginary character of Harry Potter a Best Seller novel written by J.K ROWLING. The boy was then signed up for the movie series based on the novel. Born on 23rd July, 1989, Daniel is known for his roles in this famous series worldwide.
Daniel Radcliffe’s fame did not only earn him money but also awards. He won the award of Richest Teenage Celebrity and now he is one of the richest celebrities worldwide, with the net worth of $80 million. His currently annual income is $15 million and is expected to rise even higher.
Daniel Radcliffe also won the Best actor award from 2003 to 2006 consecutively. Daniel says the reason for this is his actual personality matching with the character in the movie. He replaced the 18 year old opera singer, charlotte church to get the position of richest teenager in 2010. His salary rises with each film he is doing for Harry Potter series.
After the release of early parts some people believed that Daniel Radcliffe will mature too quickly to fit in the role of Harry potter in the later parts, but hiss million of fans can’t even think of any other actor in this role. They believe that Daniel Radcliffe does it best and should be signed for the role throughout the whole series, call it his luck of love of his fans, after appearing in 7 movies so far of the same series he is signed in the 8th movie as well which is in production and expected to release in July, 2011.
He was the youngest non-royal at the age of 16 to have his portrait hung in National Portrait Gallery and his name is now taken among the BIGGEST movie stars.
Almost 22 years old Daniel Radcliffe is continuously earning fame and money due to his excellent acting skills in the movies. He has starred in 7 Harry Potter series films so far which include Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince and Harry Potter and The Deathly Hollows. The sequel of Harry Potter and The Deathly Hollows is the last film of this series which is under production presently.
It is assumed that after the completion of Harry Potter series, Daniel Radcliffe might not earn the same, which is somewhat agreeable considering his fame as Harry Potter, but the boy surely has proven some serious acting skills which will bring him fame and fortune both in future as well in other roles. Also read here Sarah Jessica Parker as Hollywood’s Richest Celebrity.