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Here's What The Cast Of Harry Potter Looked Like In 2001, 2011, And Now

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1. Harry Potter - Daniel Radcliffe.

Daniel Radcliffe was 11 years old when he started filming the first movie of the saga, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, and he was 21 during the filming of the last installment, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

Now, Radcliffe is 27 years old and has two movies lined up to be released in 2017 and 2018.

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Jungle and Beasts of Burden, respectively. He's also executive producer of Circus Kid, which is in post-production.

Today, at the age of 26, she's a prominent figure in the women's rights movement.

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As well as being the main character in the upcoming movie, Beauty and the Beast.


3. Ron Weasley - Rupert Grint.

Grint was a little bit older than his co-stars, as he began filming when he was 12 years old (and 13 by the time of the premiere). By the debut of the last film, he was 23.


5. Neville Longbottom - Matthew Lewis.

Lewis was 12 years old when the first movie debuted. Just a few days younger than Daniel Radcliffe, he finished the last movie at the age of 22.


7. Luna Lovegood - Evanna Lynch.

Luna first appeared in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, when Lynch was 16 years old. By the time the final installment came out, she had already turned 20.

8. Fred and George Weasley - James and Oliver Phelps.

The twins were 15 years old when they began pulling their infamous pranks in the Potter universe. By the last movie, they were both 25.


9. Professor Albus Dumbledore - Richard Harris and Michael Gambon.

Richard Harris played Dumbledore in the first two installments, but he passed away before the third. That's when Michael Gambon took over, playing Dumbledore for the remainder of the series.

Here's Michael Gambon now at 76 years old.

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He acted in five movies that made their debuts in 2016 alone. He also has another six that will debut in the next couple of years.

10. Professor Minerva McGonagall - Maggie Smith.

This silent heroine was 67 years old when Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone premiered, and 77 by the premiere of the final installment.


11. Rubeus Hagrid - Robbie Coltrane.

Coltrane was 51 years old the first time he appeared in the series (and no, Hagrid actually isn't that big in real life). Ten years later, he still had that same big heart at 61 years old.

12. Professor Severus Snape - Alan Rickman.

Rickman was 55 years old when we first met him in the role of Snape and 65 at the end of the series when we wanted to hug him and cry with him.

Alan Rickman died in January of 2016, at the age of 69, due to pancreatic cancer.

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This is Alan Rickman several months before his death, in July of 2015, at the Qatar Goodwood Festival.

This post was translated from Spanish.