It is funny how the time flies. Did you know that J.K. Rowling wrote first Harry Potter book 30 years ago. In 1990 she wrote the first book of the series and over the next five years she finished all the seven novels. Harry Potter book was so popular around the world so that they decided to create a movie. The first movie ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’ was released on November 16, 2001 and the last movie ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2’ on 15 July 2011. It’s been 19 years since the first movie and 9 years since the last movie. Even though it’s been a long time, people still talks about the series. So where the Harry Potter cast now? Let’s checkout Harry Potter cast THEN and NOW 2020.
Harry Potter – Daniel Radcliffe
First our beloved Harry Potter. Daniel Radcliffe was 12 years old when he first cast to the movie. When the last movie out he was a 22 year old man. He practically grew up with the series. After harry potter he kept acting in movies and TV shows. Now You See Me 2, The Woman in Black and Miracle Workers are some of his popular projects. Daniel Radcliffe’s net worth in 2020 is $110 million.
Ron Weasley – Rupert Grint
Rupert Grint was born in August 24, 1988. So when he got selected to play Ron Weasley, he was only 13 years old. After the last Harry Potter movie he didn’t participate in any major movies. Just few supporting characters. It looked like he was having a break from acting after being in a movie series for 10 years. Rupert Grint is really picky about selecting work. He likes to participate in TV shows than movies. Since 2017 he only selected four TV shows to act. Rupert Grint’s current net worth is $50 million.
Hermione Granger – Emma Watson
The lovely Hermione Granger was 11 years old when they start filming the first movie. When the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 was done, she was a 21 year old. After the series she got the chance to be in few movies where she got the main role. Including Beauty and the Beast, Colonia and The Circle. Emma Watson’s Net Worth in 2020 is $80 Million.
Draco Malfoy – Tom Felton
Our little villain, Draco Malfoy is 14 years old when he get selected to the movie harry potter. Once the series was over Tom Felton kept acting without a break. He has been in movies and TV series but didn’t get a main role in any of them. Tom Felton’s net worth in 2020 is $35 million.
Ginny Weasley – Bonnie Wright
Little Bonnie was 10 years old when she got the part in first Harry Potter. Even though she didn’t get a big part in the first movie, she became a big part of the second movie ‘Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets’. After her character got more and more attraction. At the end of the series Harry and Ginney got married but Bonnie Wright stopped acting and became a GreenPeace activist.
Dudley Dursley – Harry Melling
The overweight bully Dudley Dursley got the movie part when he was 12 years old. Over the series he became powerless and Harry Potter became powerful. Once the Movie was over Harry Melling decided to keep working as an actor. He has been over 20 movies and TV series since the last Harry Potter movie. In 2020 Harry Melling has a net worth of $2 Million.
Weasley Twins – James & Oliver Phelps
Fred & George Weasley are two of the funniest characters in Harry Potter series. The twins was 15 years old when they cast as Fred & George. Once the movie series was over, they decided to lay low for a while. They didn’t completely quit acting but haven’t done any major movies ever since. In 2018, James & Oliver Phelps opened a Harry Potter exhibition in Berlin, Germany. They both have the net worth of $1 million each.
Neville Longbottom – Matthew Lewis
How can we forget the brave Longbottom? Matthew Lewis was an actor even before he was selected for Harry Potter. After the series was over he kept working as an actor until his marriage in 2018. His last work was ‘Nutritiously Nicola TV series’. He hasn’t officially retired from acting but haven’t seen in public ever since. Matthew Lewis’ net worth in 2020 is $10 Million.
Vincent Crabbe – Jamie Waylett
Crabbe was one of Draco’s best friends. Jamie Waylett was in the series since the first movie. After the ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’ in 2009 he got fired from the series due to an arrest and he wasn’t the same again. He got sentenced to 2 years in prison in 2011 for position of illegal drugs. The public hasn’t heard from this young actor ever since. Jamie Waylett net worth in 2020 is $500,000. Hope we have a better news about him to post on our next Harry Potter cast THEN and NOW.
Gregory Goyle – Josh Herdman
Unlike his friend Crabbe, Goyle aka. Josh Herdman kept acting in movies and TV shows. He also became a professional MMA fighter in 2016. Josh Herdman’s current net worth is $3 million.
Luna Lovegood – Evanna Lynch
Luna Lovegood was not in the Harry Potter series since the day one. Her first appearance was in ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’. Even though she was a later comer she became an important character in the movie series. After the series was done, she kept acting as her career. She has done more than 15 tv shows and movies since the Harry Potter. Evanna Lynch’s net worth in 2020 is $4 million.
Cho Chang – Katie Leung
Cho Chang appears as a love interest for our beloved Harry Potter in the movie ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’. It was Katie Leung’s very first movie. When the last Harry Potter movie was filming she start studying art and design at the University of the Arts London. Even though She never quit acting she kept painting and photography as her main career. Katie Leung’s net worth in 2020: $5 Million.
Even though there are so many other characters in the movie, we specifically selected these actors because they started their career with Harry Potter movie series. So what do you think about Harry Potter cast THEN and NOW? As always, don’t forget to comment your valuable idea below. And visit dailyreaderglobal.com more often, we post entertaining content every day.