Daniel Radcliffe made his debut in 2001 with Irish-American film, The Tailor Of Panama. But it was his title role in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) which made his name huge in the world. Even though his career’s second film, Daniel Radcliffe became popular globally after Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone which did a business close to $ 1 billion.
However, it was just a start as Daniel Radcliffe did back to back Harry Potter films and struck gold at the box office along with the team. Meanwhile, apart from the Harry Potter series, he did some other lovely films like December Boys, Imperium, Jungle, Kill You Darlings, Now You See Me 2, The Woman In Black, etc. While all of these films got him appreciation from critics, a few of them were commercially successful too.
Let’s have a look at the Top 10 grossers of Daniel Radcliffe:
1) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 released in 2011 as the final film of the series and was received with maximum love. This Daniel Radcliffe film proved to be the highest grosser of the series as it didn’t just cross the $1 billion mark but did a worldwide business of $1,370 million. Directed by David Yates, the film also starred Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint along with Emma Watson.
2) Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
It was the first part of the Harry Potter series and proved to be a smashing hit. Until the last part of the series, no film could cross the worldwide business of the first part which missed the $1 billion mark with a slight distance. The worldwide business of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone was $992 million.
3) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
The David Yates directorial released in 2010 as the first part of the Deathly Hallows series. The film did a worldwide business of $989 million according to Box Office Mojo which was a little less than Daniel Radcliffe’s Sorcerer’s Stone.
4) Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
The 2007 film was the 5th instalment of the Harry Potter series and did an excellent business of $950 million at the worldwide box office.
5) Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
This one hit the worldwide box office in 2009 and brought a storm in the cinemas. The global business of the film was $943 million.
6) Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
The 2005 film of the Harry Potter series enjoyed a great box office run worldwide. The film did a worldwide business of $905 million and proved to be Daniel’s 6th highest grosser.
7) Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets released in 2002 and followed the success of the first part i.e. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. The business was lesser than the first part but still excellent, as it did collections of $888 million worldwide.
8) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
The 2004 film made a huge mark at the worldwide box office as it also crossed the $800 million mark. The total worldwide business of the film was $808 million.
9) Now You See Me 2
Directed by Jon M. Chu, the sequel to 2013 heist thriller Now You See Me did very well worldwide. Apart from Daniel Radcliffe, the film also starred Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, Michael Caine & Morgan Freeman, and did a worldwide business of $335 million.
10) The Woman in Black
The 2012 film was directed by James Watkins and had Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer & Liz White in lead. At the worldwide box office, the film did a business of $129 million.
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