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This Interview With An 11-Year-Old Daniel Radcliffe Is Adorable

"It still hasn't sunk in," Radcliffe said. "And then I just started to cry, I was so happy."

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This is an interview with Daniel Radcliffe when he was just 11 years old and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was about to be released.

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It was 2001, and his first sit down interview with Entertainment Tonight. It's adorable.

In the interview, he explains the plot of the movie and what makes it so compelling.

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So true.

And he talks about where he was when he first heard that he would, in fact, be playing Harry Potter.

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His reaction to the news was truly adorable.

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And even for an 11-year-old who's about to be one of the biggest stars in the world, you can see how humble Radcliffe truly is.

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Oh how much you've grown up, Harry Potter!


Happy almost 26th birthday, Daniel!