NAME: Daniel Radcliffe
BIRTHDAY: July 23rd, 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: Ian Hart
PART: Professor Quirrell
OTHER WORK: End of the Affair, Enemy of the State, Land and Freedom, Hollow Reed, Backbeat
QUOTE(S): "Troll! T-t-t-trollll in t-the dungeon! . . . 'Thought you outta know."
NAME: Fiona Shaw
PART: [Aunt] Petunia Dursley
OTHER WORK: The Last September, Richard III, My Left Foot, The Butcher Boy, Jane Eyre
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: N/A, 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, Longbottom! 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."
NAME: Katherine Marie Nicholson
BIRTHDAY: July 5, 1988
PART: Pansy Parkinson
OTHER WORK: N/A
QUOTES: "I am so excited to be cast [in the movie]! It is a once in a lifetime opportunity. I love the Harry Potter series, and have read all the books at lease three times. I feel very privileged."
CREDIT: Maybe it's just me, but I broke the story first and am annoyed people aren't properly crediting. ::sticks out tongue indignantly:: Credit, please!
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 (Attie, that movie is FREAKY!)
QUOTES: "Welcome to Hogwarts!"
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, 1948
PART: Madam Hooch
OTHER WORK: Wilde, Raggedy Rawney, The Hunger, Gormanghast, Leprechauns (NBC television movie)
NOTES: Her part was cut from the Chamber of Secrets movie after some unhappy dealings with producers and officials at Warner Brothers studios.
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
NAME: Matthew "Matt" Lewis
PART: Neville Longbottom
OTHER WORK: N/A
QUOTES: "You'll get Gryffindor in trouble again! . . . I'll - I'll fight you!"
NAME: Will Theakston
AGE: 18 (?)
PART: Marcus Flint (Slytherin Quidditch team captain)
OTHER WORK: Ghost Hunters
NAME: Geraldine Somerville
PART: Lily Evans Potter
OTHER WORK: Gosford Park, Cracker (British television show)
NAME: Bonnie Wright
PART: Virginia "Ginny" Weasley
OTHER WORK: Swiss Family Robinson (updated version)
QUOTES: "Good luck." ::barfs::
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 this movie.
NAME: Richard Bremmer
BIRTHDAY: January 27, 1953
PART: Lord Voldemort
OTHER WORK: Just Visiting, The 13th Warrior, Onegin, The Girl with Brains in Her Feet
NAME: Harry Melling
BIRTHDAY: March 13, 1989
PART: Dudley Dursley
OTHER WORK: N/A