NAME: Daniel Radcliffe
BIRTHDAY: July 23, 1989
PART: Harry James Potter
OTHER WORK: Young David Copperfield (BBC TV), The Tailor of Panama
QUOTE(S): "I cried." (concerning his casting) / "I am supposed to wear glasses, but I never wear them."
NAME: Rupert Grint
BIRTHDAY: August 24, 1988
PART: Ronald "Ron" Weasley
OTHER WORK: School plays, Thunderpants
QUOTE(S): "I got a phone call saying that I had to come up on Monday for a big announcement . . ." (concerning his casting for the movie)
NAME: Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson
BIRTHDAY: April 15, 1990
PART: Hermione Granger
OTHER WORK: School plays
QUOTE(S): "When I found out I was in the film, I [didn't] have a word for it . . ."
NAME: Robbie Coltrane
BIRTHDAY: March 30, 1950
PART: Rubeus Hagrid
OTHER WORK: Cracker, Nuns on the Run, GoldenEye, The World is Not Enough, Buddy, Message in a Bottle, On the Nose, Frogs for Snakes, Slipstream, Henry V, Where the Heart Is
QUOTE(S): "I should'na told yeh that."
NAME: Dame Maggie Smith
BIRTHDAY: December 28th, 1934
PART: Professor Minerva McGonagall
OTHER WORK: Sister Act, The First Wive's Club, The Last September, The Secret Garden, Tea With Mussolini, A Room With a View, Death on the Nile, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, & much more, including many plays
QUOTE(S): "I don't know how you three found out about the Stone, but I assure you it's perfectly well protected."
NAME: Alan Rickman
BIRTHDAY: February 21, 1946
PART: Professor Severus Snape
OTHER WORK: Die Hard, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Rasputin, Sense and Sensibility, Dogma, Galaxy Quest, The Search for John Gissing, "The Billy Elliot Boy" (TV), Standing Room Only
QUOTE(S): "I can teach you how to bewitch the mind and ensare the senses . . ."
NAME: Kenneth Branagh
BIRTHDAY: December 10, 1960
PART: Professor/author Gilderoy Lockhart
OTHER WORK: Hamlet, Wild Wild West, How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog, Alien Love Triangle, The Road to El Dorado
NAME: Fiona Shaw
BIRTHDAY: July 10, 1958 (?)
PART: [Aunt] Petunia Dursley
OTHER WORK: The Last September, Anna Karenina, The Avengers, Richard III, My Left Foot, The Butcher Boy, Jane Eyre, Super Mario Brothers
QUOTE(S): "Here he comes, the birthday boy!"
NAME: Richard Griffiths
AGE: July 31, 1947
PART: [Uncle] Vernon Dursley
OTHER WORK: Sleepy Hollow, Ghandi, Superman II, Chariots of Fire, Naked Gun 2, King Ralph, Goldeneye, "Pie in the Sky," "Hope and Glory," Blame it on the Bellboy, The French Lieutenant's Woman, Vatel Greystroke.
QUOTE(S): "Dosh, who would send you a letter?"
MORE INFO: Richard Griffiths Fan Site
NAME: Ook the Owl
AGE: Between 4 and 8
PART: Hedwig (Harry's owl)
OTHER WORK: Tours schools, wild life zoos, etc. in Britain
QUOTE(S): "Hoo?" (I'm being stupid as I type this; ignore me)
NAME: Warwick Davis
BIRTHDAY: February 3, 1970
PART: Professor Flitwick, the goblin banker at Gringotss
OTHER WORK: Return of the Jedi (an Ewok extra; when he was 11), Labyrinth, Willow, Leprechaun, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (three roles), The Tenth Kingdom (NBC TV mini-series)
QUOTE(S): "Swish and flick!"
MORE INFO: Connie's Warwick Davis Fanpage
NAME: Sean Biggerstaff
BIRTHDAY: March 15, 1983
PART: Oliver Wood (Quidditch Capt. for Gryffindor)
OTHER WORK: The Winter Guest (directed by Alan Rickman)
QUOTE(S): "I took a bludger to the head, two minutes in[to my first Quidditch match]. Woke up in hospital a week later."
NAME: Devon Murray
BIRTHDAY: November 1989
PART: Seamus Finnigan
OTHER WORK: Gangs of New York, Angela's Ashes, This is My Father
QUOTES: "I don't appree-cee-ate the insinuation, Longbotten! And if you haven't noticed, my eyebrows have completely grown back!"
NAME: Thomas "Tom" Felton
BIRTHDAY: September 22, 1987
PART: Draco Malfoy
OTHER WORK: Anna and the King, The Borrowers, Second Sight II: Hide and Seek (TV movie), & many commercials
QUOTES: "Red hair, a hand-me-down robe. You must be a Weasley!"
MORE INFO: Tom Felton
NAME: Richard Harris
BIRTHDAY: October 1, 1930
PART: Professor Albus Dumbledore
OTHER WORK: Gladiator, Cry My Beloved, Camelot, Unforgiven, & much more
QUOTES: "It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live."
NAME: Alfie Enoch
BIRTHDAY: December 2, 1988
PART: Dean Thomas
OTHER WORK: N/A
QUOTES: "Hey, Neville's got a remembrall!"
NAME: John Cleese
BIRTHDAY: October 27, 1939
PART: Nearly Headless Nick
OTHER WORK: Monty Python troupe, The Swan Princess, The Jungle Book, An American Tail: Fievel Goes West, George of the Jungle, The Out-of-Towners, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, A Fish Called Wanda, The World is Not Enough, Isnít She Great, Brazil, "Fawlty Towers" (TV series), Time Bandits, Rat Race, Yellowbeard
QUOTES: "[Summer was] dismal. Once again, my request to join the headless hunt was denied."
NAME: Julie Walters
BIRTHDAY: February 22, 1950
PART: Mrs. Weasley (orginally rumored to be Madam Hooch)
OTHER WORK: Billy Elliot, Educating Rita, Personal Services, Prick Up Your Ears
QUOTES: " . . . packed with Muggles."
NAME: ZoŽ Wannamaker
BIRTHDAY: May 13, 1949
PART: Madam Hooch
OTHER WORK: Wilde, Raggedy Rawney, The Hunger, Gormanghast, Leprechauns (NBC television movie)
QUOTES: "If I see anyone in the air, you'll be out of here faster than you can say Quidditch."
NOTES: Her part was cut from the movie after some unhappy dealings with producers and officials at Warner Brothers studios, but we love her anyway. She's a cool Madam Hooch.
NAME: Leslie Philipps
BIRTHDAY: April 20, 1924
PART: Voice of the Sorting Hat
OTHER WORK: Out of Africa, You Must be Joking!, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
NOTES: May not appear in this movie; could hear a bit of his voice when Ron and Harry follow Snape to the office.
NAME: Matthew "Matt" Lewis
PART: Neville Longbottom
OTHER WORK: None
QUOTES: "You'll get Gryffindor in trouble again! . . . I'll - I'll fight you!"
NAME: Jason Isaacs
BIRTHDAY: June 6, 1963
PART: Lucius Malfoy (father of Draco)
OTHER WORK: Dragonheart, Event Horizon, Armageddon, End of the Affair, The Patriot, Black Hawk Down, Windtalkers, Peter Pan (2003)
QUOTES: "Your scar is famous . . . and so is the man who gave it to you."
NAME: Geraldine Somerville
PART: Lily Evans Potter
OTHER WORK: Gosford Park, Cracker (British television show)
NAME: Christian Coulson
PART: Tom Marvolo Riddle (young Lord Voldemort)
OTHER WORK: The Hours (with Nicole Kidman), The Worst Witch (BBC/HBO show based on the 1986 movie)
QUOTES: "Let's test the power of Salazar Slytherin against the famous Harry Potter." (ooh, sexy. ::coughs very loudly:: I am only kidding.)
NAME: Rik Mayall
PART: Peeves the Poltergeist (cut out in 1st movie)
OTHER WORK: Whoops Apocolypse, The Snow Queen (animated), Wind in the Willows (animated), Drop Dead Fred (where he really looks/acts like Peeves!)
NOTES: His part was cut in the first movie. Peeves will appear in COS, but as a CG computer graphic and not Mayall.
NAME: Hugh Mitchell
PART: Colin Creevey
OTHER WORK: Nicolas Nickleby
NAME: Harry Melling
BIRTHDAY: March 13, 1989
PART: Dudley Dursley
OTHER WORK: None
QUOTES: "Harry's got a lett-ah!"
NAME: Bonnie Wright
PART: Virginia "Ginny" Weasley
OTHER WORK: Swiss Family Robinson (updated version)
QUOTES: "Good luck." ::gags::
NAME: David Bradley
PART: Argus Filch
OTHER WORK: Pas de Trois, Crossings, The World Cup (with Richard Griffiths), Kiss and Tell, Left Luggage, The King is Alive, Blow Dry, Gabriel and Me
QUOTE(S): "Better keep your wits about yeh."
NAME: Robert Hardy
BIRTHDAY: October 29, 1925
PART: Cornelius Fudge
OTHER WORK: Thunderpants, Torpedo Run, Spy Who Came in From the Cold, How I Won the War, Berserk!, Le Silencieux, Yellow Dog, "The Gathering Storm" (TV), Paris By Night, Frankenstein, Mrs. Dalloway, An Ideal Husband, Sense and Sensibility
NAME: Mark Williams
PART: Arthur Weasley
OTHER WORK: Anita and Me, The Borrowers (with Tom Felton), 101 Dalmations, Shakespeare and Juliet, Sommersby
NAME: Gemma Jones
BIRTHDAY: December 4, 1942
PART: Madam Poppy Pomfrey
OTHER WORK: Bridget Jones' Diary, Sense and Sensibility (with Alan Rickman), The Winslow Boy, Paperhouse, Shanghai Knights
NAME: Chris Rankin
BIRTHDAY: November 8, 1983
PART: Percy Weasley
OTHER WORK: N/A
QUOTE(S): "Caput Draconis" / "We're friends and both very much spoken for!" (said a bit indignantly; concerning his relationship with fellow cast member Sean Biggerstaff." ::can only laugh heartily::
MORE INFO: Chris Rankin Online (official site)