"The paparazzi, they'd love it," he told Details magazine in 2007. Rowling had been searching for an unknown British actor to personify the character, and the movie's director Chris Columbus recalled thinking, "This is what I want.
Leung starred as Harry's love-interest Cho Chang, appearing in five of the Harry Potter movies.
Not only does Lewis look completely different, his career does too.
He left magic at Hogwarts, starring in the likes of Ripper Street, Bluestone 42, Happy Valley and The Syndicate.
is an English actor best known for his role as Harry Potter in the film series of the same name.
Emma has always followed dancing classes off-set, but she also learnt how to waltz for the Yule Ball scenes in "Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire" and took ballet classes for her part as Pauline in "Ballet Shoes". She has said in the past that she likes artists such as Alanis Morissette ("Ironic"), Regina Spektor, Joni Mitchell's « Blue » album, Damien Rice, David Gray, James Blunt, Rihanna...
Teen Vogue magazine recently provided fans with Emma's playlist.
Radcliffe began to branch out to stage acting in 2007, starring in the London and New York productions of Equus, and in the 2011 Broadway revival of the musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.
His recent films include the horror film The Woman in Black (2012), playing beat poet Allen Ginsberg in the independent film Kill Your Darlings (2013), science fiction fantasy Victor Frankenstein (2015) and comedy-drama Swiss Army Man, heist thriller film Now You See Me 2 and thriller Imperium (all 2016).