DANIEL RADCLIFFE just starred in the films Now You See Me 2; A24’s indie hit Swiss Army Man; and Imperium, a thriller about white supremacists in America. He will next be seen in the survivalist saga Jungle, filmed on location in Colombia and Australia. He has also just wrapped production on the action-thriller Beast of Burden in which he stars as a drug smuggling pilot.
This March he returns to the London stage at The Old Vic Theatre in the role of Rosencrantz in the fiftieth anniversary production of Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead. Last summer he completed a sell out run of ‘Privacy’, a timely new play at NYC’s The Public Theatre about the digital age and technology.
Prior to this he starred opposite James McAvoy in the feature film Victor Frankenstein and in the BBC telefilm The Gamechangers. In 2014 he starred in the horror-thriller Horns and the romantic comedy What If and in the previous year Sony Pictures Classics’ Kill Your Darlings. On stage, he starred as Billy in ‘The Cripple of Inishmaan’, Martin McDonagh’s comic masterpiece. The play made its way to Broadway from London’s West End, where it debuted the summer of 2013.
Since completing the final installment in the series of eight Harry Potter films in 2010, Radcliffe quickly proved himself a diverse talent. In 2011, he starred in a 10 month sell-out run of the Broadway musical ‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’. The following year Radcliffe starred in the horror/thriller The Woman in Black. He also starred opposite Jon Hamm in two seasons of the TV mini-series, A Young Doctor’s Notebook, a comedy drama based on a collection of short stories by celebrated Russian author Mikhail Bulgakov.
Radcliffe first appeared on stage in 2007 as Alan Strang, playing opposite Richard Griffiths in Peter Shaffer’s ‘Equus’. Directed by Thea Sharrock the play then transferred from London’s West End to Broadway in 2008.
A lifelong fan of The Simpsons, Radcliffe has lent his voice twice to the show. First, to the character of a brooding vampire named Edmund for the show’s “Treehouse of Horror XXI” special, entitled “Tweenlight,” which aired November 2010. He then voiced the character Diggs, a new transfer student whom Bart befriends. Previously, Radcliffe made a guest appearance as himself in the HBO/BBC series Extras. He has also lent his voice to Robot Chicken and BoJack Horseman.