Marcia Gresham is a casting agent who is best known as the mother of Daniel Radcliffe.
Daniel is best known for his character of Harry Potter in all the films of the Harry Potter series.
5 Fast Facts
- She is married to a former literary agent, Alan Radcliffe, and spending a blissful married life.
- Her husband Alan gave up his job to chaperon Daniel during the Harry Potter film (the first one). The sacrifices made him a star.
- Dan is suffering from a neurological disorder which is called dyspraxia.
- This disorder is related to the development of motor skills. Because of it, he cannot do his daily activities like dressing up or tying his laces.
- Daniel is a massive fan of Paul Collingwood.
Revealing In An Interview
In an interview with 'Wired Auto-Complete,' Marcia Gresham's son Daniel Radcliffe spill the beans about his life and journey.
Questions like what is his favorite 'Harry Potter' series where asked, to which he replied to be 5th and 7th.
In the sequence of questionaries,' he was asked about his country, his song, favorite club, childhood experience, and many more. Daniel replied that he is from England, and people get confused due to his American accent.
He raped 'Alphabet aerobics by 'Black Alicia's' to which he claimed that the original one is far better.
About his presence in social media, he stated that he is not in any as he would be the one to get into fights.
He expressed his love for Lions and mentioned he split loyalties between New York and Detroit as his girlfriend is from Flint. Both of them are big Red Wings house.
When asked why he became an actor, he replied he was lucky enough to be one.
On the query about why he wore the same jacket every day, he goofily replied that he had done that for six months straight to annoy the paparazzi as they would be clicking him in the same pair every day.
He mentioned he met his girlfriend on the set of 'Kill Your Darling' in 2013, and they have been together ever since.
About his life details, he revealed he was born in Queens Charlotte's Hospital in London. He is a college dropout.
He studied History, Religion and Philosophy, and English literature.
His response to what his childhood was like and how he has discovered was surprisingly normal, and he was discovered by the producers, in the theatre where he went with his family.
At first, his parents didn't allow him for an audition as it was a seven years contract, and shooting was held in LA, but after the renewal of the contract, they gave him permission.
We can see the full interview from the link below
Always Supportive of Her Son and always cheerful
Her son could not have achieved what he has done without his mother. She has supported him in every decision of his life.
She is a very cheerful lady, and these pictures prove it.
She is always smiling and always happy.
Here is a joyful picture of her, and she is having a moment with her son. Her son is showing her something in this one, and they are having a glass of champagne.
Husband and Children
She is happily married to a former literary agent, Alan Radcliffe. She has not yet mentioned about her wedding date in any of her bios.
She shares one child with her husband. The couple was blessed with their son Daniel on July 23, 1989.
Here is an old family picture. The picture was taken when her son was only two years old.
Both husband and wife are supportive of their child’s dreams. Her husband gave up his job to chaperon Daniel during the first Harry Potter film.
He loved spending time with his son on the set of the film. It was an honor for him to have given up his job to take care of his son.
Is Her Son Suffering from Some Disorder?
Dan suffers from a neurological disorder called dyspraxia.
This disorder is related to the development of motor skills, and thus sometimes it just gets so worse that he cannot do his daily activities like dressing up or tying his laces.
Besides having a neurological disorder, the actor also has an allergy to Nickel.
What is the Relationship Status of Her Son?
Her son is currently in a relationship with Erin Darke. Dan and Erin first met in the set of the film, Kill Your Darlings.
The couple fell for each other and soon started dating.
The fact his girlfriend is five years older than him has never affected their relationship. The love birds attend several events together. They are often spotted holding hands in public places.
In March 2014, there were rumors of him getting engaged to his partner. However, he cleared out the rumors saying they were happy but not ready to get married.
Marcia Gresham’s son Daniel Radcliffe revealed that he has a problem showing participation
Marcia Gresham’s son Daniel Radcliffe revealed that he has a problem showing participation in shows as he thinks he will get it wrong and it will look unnatural.
Daniel was mostly living in London and was in New York for his play. It’s his favorite place to be.
He was 11 when he visited New York for the ‘Harry Potter’ film press for the first time. They then talked about his play, which was eight performances over six days. Jimmy was surprised to know that Daniel is not an American citizen and has never been Trick-or-Treat.
He shared that he threw a Super-Bowl Party, and it’s his favorite American Holiday.
Further discussing the play, Jimmy curiously asked Daniel about his girlfriend and when one is doing a play for that long period, how many times are they expected to come to see them, to which he responded that once at the beginning like either in previews or on opening night and once near the end, and any other time is a bonus.
His girlfriend has come four times.
When asked if he feels compel to greet when famous people come to the show, he answered yes, but it depends as if it’s something one is excited about the meeting, especially if they are from outside the industry.
Daniel’s alcohol problem and the bond he shares with his parents
In 2012, Daniel stunned his fans by revealing his battle with the bottles for a year. He admitted that he became reliant on alcohol to have a good time as a teenager.
This has brought a crack in his relationship with his parents. As he is the only child of Marcia and Alan Radcliffe, he used to be very close to them.
Daniel even admitted that they were terrified of talking to him when he was drunk.
At present, he is a clean guy who has quit drinking and stated that he feels much healthier and happier now as he gets along better with his parents too.
Her net worth is under review. However, her son has a staggering net worth of $110 million, which he has accumulated through his career in acting.
Dan earns an average salary of $15 million per year.
How Does Dan Make Money?
His primary source of income is his earnings from movies. He is best known for his role as Harry Potter in the Harry Potter movies.
From his first Harry Potter film, he earned $1 million. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, the second film of the series, earned him $3 million.
Below is the list of different series of the Harry Potter film and his respective earnings:
|Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban||$6 million|
|Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire||$11 million|
|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix||$14 million|
|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||$24 million|
He has appeared in other movies as well, such as Victor Frankenstein, Now You See Me 2, Beast of Burden, and Guns Akimbo.
Dan’s Awards and Achievements
His fantastic acting skill has earned him several awards.
He is the recipient of awards such as the Teen Choice Award, National Movie Award, People’s Choice Award, Glamour Award, and Empire Awards.
- Marcia was born in the year 1958, which makes her age 62 as of 2020.
- Her son stands at a height of 1.65 m.
- Her son loves cricket. Paul Collingwood is his favorite player.
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