Harry Melling is a British actor who has been a part of many successful films. His most noteworthy work has been the Harry Potter film series that made everyone fall in love with him. He also worked in a critically acclaimed Netflix series named ‘The Queen’s Gambit’’.There are few actors who gain fame and recognition in a short time and he is one of them. If you want to know more about this talented guy you should read the following details below.
Harry was born on March 14th, 1989 in London. Interestingly his family consists of many painters and is very creative too. Since his childhood, he was interested in acting and wanted to make it big in the film industry. His parents also supported him and luck favored him and that is how you see him on your screen. He is the grandson of famous actor Patrick Troughton who has starred in doctor who. Besides all that he has two uncles and cousins who are also in the entertainment field. Since his childhood, he was fond of performing and took part in many plays with his brother Jack. The famous actor continued his studies at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Harry began his acting career as a child actor with the role of Dudley Dursley. He was only ten years old at that time. His parents worked hard and used to send pictures for an audition and many casting directors were interested to cast him. As his role got popular whole world got a lot of recognition. You will be delighted to know that he has played roles in the Harry Potter films. He has been appreciated for his acting skills and diversity of roles at a young age. Here are some of the films and TV shows he has done so far.
- The devil all the time
- The lost city of Z
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2001)
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (2010)
Personal Life, Net worth and relationships
A lot of people have been talking about the recent weight loss of Harry. He has lost so much weight that it has become very difficult to recognize him. People are appreciating his weight loss efforts while his fans want to know what he has done to achieve this look. It was revealed that he has lost over 30 kgs in and now his weight stands at 73 kg. The total net worth of harry happens to be around $3 million. In a recent interview he explained: “I was fat because I got bored easily, and when I was bored, I would eat. It was when I was playing this old fat dad; I realized I didn’t want to play those roles for the rest of my life. So, I started running; I suppose you could say it was a Forrest Gump moment, I just didn’t stop”.