Cast and Crew of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

About Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

In the enchanting world of magic and wonder, the first installment of the Harry Potter series, "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone," introduces us to a young Daniel Radcliffe as the eponymous Harry Potter. Harry has spent his entire life living under the stairs at the home of his aunt and uncle, the Dursleys, who have done their best to stifle his natural curiosity and imagination. However, on his eleventh birthday, Harry's life takes a dramatic turn when he discovers that he is, in fact, a powerful wizard, with a rich and storied heritage that has been kept hidden from him his entire life.

As Harry embarks on his journey to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, he is introduced to a cast of memorable and endearing characters who will become his lifelong friends. Among them is Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley, a loyal and kind-hearted redhead who hails from a long line of witches and wizards. Together with Hermione Granger, played by Emma Watson, the trio forms the unbreakable bond that will see them through countless adventures in the years to come.

Under the guidance of Albus Dumbledore, the school's wise and kindly headmaster, Harry begins to learn the skills and spells he will need to navigate the world of magic. Along the way, he uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths and the identity of the villain responsible. As Harry delves deeper into the mysteries of Hogwarts, he discovers that the school is home to a host of secrets and hidden dangers, including the eponymous Philosopher's Stone, a legendary object said to grant eternal life and unlimited wealth. With the help of his friends and the lessons he has learned at Hogwarts, Harry must confront the forces of darkness and protect the Stone from falling into the wrong hands.

Full Cast of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Daniel Radcliffe
plays Harry Potter

Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter
Daniel Radcliffe's portrayal of Harry Potter in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was nothing short of magical. As a young actor, he brought an authentic sense of wonder and innocence to the role, making it easy for viewers to believe in his journey from an ordinary boy to a celebrated wizard. Radcliffe's ability to convey a range of emotions, from excitement and curiosity to fear and determination, was truly impressive. His performance not only set the stage for the rest of the series but also endeared him to audiences worldwide, making him the perfect choice to bring J.K. Rowling's beloved character to life on the big screen. See Daniel Radcliffe's other roles

Rupert Grint
plays Ron Weasley

Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley
Rupert Grint's performance as Ron Weasley in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' is a delightful portrayal of the iconic character. Grint brings a natural charm and humor to the role, perfectly capturing Ron's loyalty, bravery, and endearing clumsiness. His on-screen chemistry with Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson is palpable, making their friendship feel genuine and heartwarming. Grint's performance is a standout in the film, and he truly embodies the essence of Ron Weasley, making him a fan favorite in the series. See Rupert Grint's other roles

Emma Watson
plays Hermione Granger

Emma Watson as Hermione Granger
Emma Watson's debut as Hermione Granger in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was nothing short of exceptional. Her portrayal of the intelligent and resourceful character was both authentic and captivating. Watson's ability to bring Hermione's quick wit and courage to life made her an instant favorite among fans. Her performance was a testament to her natural talent and the hard work she put into the role, setting a high standard for the rest of the series. See Emma Watson's other roles

Richard Harris
plays Albus Dumbledore

Richard Harris as Albus Dumbledore
Richard Harris's portrayal of Albus Dumbledore in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was truly captivating. His gentle demeanor and wise aura brought the character to life, making him the perfect embodiment of the beloved Hogwarts headmaster. Harris's ability to convey Dumbledore's wisdom and warmth through his performance made him a fan favorite, setting a high standard for the character that would be carried on by Michael Gambon in later films. See Richard Harris's other roles

Tom Felton
plays Draco Malfoy

Tom Felton as Draco Malfoy
Tom Felton's portrayal of Draco Malfoy in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' was a standout performance that truly brought the character to life. Felton expertly captured the arrogance and entitlement of the young Slytherin, making him a memorable antagonist for Harry Potter. His ability to convey Malfoy's disdain for those he deemed inferior was both chilling and captivating, making it impossible to look away whenever he was on screen. Felton's performance was a testament to his talent as an actor and set the stage for his continued success in the Harry Potter series. See Tom Felton's other roles

Alan Rickman
plays Severus Snape

Alan Rickman as Severus Snape
Alan Rickman's portrayal of Severus Snape in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' is nothing short of captivating. His delivery of the character's lines is filled with a subtle, yet powerful, mix of contempt and hidden depth, making Snape one of the most intriguing characters in the film. Rickman's mastery of facial expressions and body language adds layers of complexity to Snape's enigmatic personality, leaving viewers eager to unravel the mysteries behind the character. See Alan Rickman's other roles

Robbie Coltrane
plays Rubeus Hagrid

Robbie Coltrane as Rubeus Hagrid

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Maggie Smith
plays Minerva McGonagall

Maggie Smith as Minerva McGonagall

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Richard Griffiths
plays Vernon Dursley

Richard Griffiths as Vernon Dursley

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Ian Hart
plays Quirinus Quirrell

Ian Hart as Quirinus Quirrell

Ian Hart (born Ian Davies) is an English stage, television, and screen actor.

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Fiona Shaw
plays Petunia Dursley

Fiona Shaw as Petunia Dursley

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John Hurt
plays Mr. Ollivander

John Hurt as Mr. Ollivander

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David Bradley
plays Argus Filch

David Bradley as Argus Filch

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Matthew Lewis
plays Neville Longbottom

Matthew Lewis as Neville Longbottom

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Sean Biggerstaff
plays Oliver Wood

Sean Biggerstaff as Oliver Wood

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Warwick Davis
plays Goblin Bank Teller / Filius Flitwick / Griphook (voice)

Warwick Davis as Goblin Bank Teller / Filius Flitwick / Griphook (voice)

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Harry Melling
plays Dudley Dursley

Harry Melling as Dudley Dursley

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James Phelps
plays Fred Weasley

James Phelps as Fred Weasley

James Andrew Eric Phelps (born 25 February 1986) is an English actor. He is known for playing Fred Weasley in the Har...

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Oliver Phelps
plays George Weasley

Oliver Phelps as George Weasley

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John Cleese
plays Nearly Headless Nick

John Cleese as Nearly Headless Nick

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Chris Rankin
plays Percy Weasley

Chris Rankin as Percy Weasley

Chris Rankin was born on November 8, 1983 and is currently 40 years old.

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Alfred Enoch
plays Dean Thomas

Alfred Enoch as Dean Thomas

Alfred Lewis Enoch (born 2 December 1988) is an English actor, best known for playing Dean Thomas in the Harry Potter...

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Devon Murray
plays Seamus Finnigan

Devon Murray as Seamus Finnigan

Devon Murray was born on October 28, 1988 and is currently 35 years old.

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Jamie Waylett
plays Vincent Crabbe

Jamie Waylett as Vincent Crabbe

Jamie Waylett was born on July 21, 1989 and is currently 34 years old.

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Josh Herdman
plays Gregory Goyle

Josh Herdman as Gregory Goyle

Joshua was born in Hampton, England in March, 1987 to Martin and Jessica Herdman. He is the youngest of four boys. He...

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Zoë Wanamaker
plays Madam Hooch

Zoë Wanamaker as Madam Hooch

Zoë Wanamaker, CBE (born 13 May 1949) is an American-British actress. She has performed with the Royal Shakespeare Co...

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Julie Walters
plays Molly Weasley

Julie Walters as Molly Weasley

Dame Julia Mary Walters DBE (born 22 February 1950), known professionally as Julie Walters, is an English actress, au...

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Bonnie Wright
plays Ginny Weasley

Bonnie Wright as Ginny Weasley

Bonnie Francesca Wright (born 17 February 1991) is an English actress, model, director, and activist. She is best kno...

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Luke Youngblood
plays Lee Jordan

Luke Youngblood as Lee Jordan

Luke Youngblood is an actor.

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Verne Troyer
plays Griphook

Verne Troyer as Griphook

Verne Troyer (January 1, 1969 – April 21, 2018) was an actor best known for his role as "Mini-Me," Dr. Evil's smaller...

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Adrian Rawlins
plays James Potter

Adrian Rawlins as James Potter

Adrian John Rawlins (born 27 March 1958) is an English actor.

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Geraldine Somerville
plays Lily Potter

Geraldine Somerville as Lily Potter

Geraldine Margaret Agnew-Somerville (born 19 May 1967) is an Irish actress best known for her roles as Detective Serg...

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Elizabeth Spriggs
plays The Fat Lady

Elizabeth Spriggs as The Fat Lady

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Richard Bremmer
plays Lord Voldemort

Richard Bremmer as Lord Voldemort

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Nina Young
plays The Grey Lady

Nina Young as The Grey Lady

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Terence Bayler
plays The Bloody Baron

Harry Taylor
plays Station Guard

Harry Taylor as Station Guard

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Leslie Phillips
plays The Sorting Hat (voice)

Leslie Phillips as The Sorting Hat (voice)

Leslie Samuel Phillips CBE (20 April 1924 – 7 November 2022) was an English actor, director, producer and author. He ...

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Simon Fisher-Becker
plays Fat Friar

Derek Deadman
plays Bartender in Leaky Cauldron

Derek Deadman as Bartender in Leaky Cauldron

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Ray Fearon
plays Firenze (voice)

Ray Fearon as Firenze (voice)

Raymond Fearon (born 5 August 1973) is a British actor, versed in television, film and the theatre. He has had roles ...

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Eleanor Columbus
plays Susan Bones

Eleanor Columbus as Susan Bones

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Ben Borowiecki
plays Diagon Alley Boy

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Danielle Tabor
plays Angelina Johnson

Leilah Sutherland
plays Alicia Spinnet

Emily Dale
plays Katie Bell

Will Theakston
plays Terence Higgs

Jamie Yeates
plays Marcus Flint

Saunders Triplets
plays Baby Harry Potter

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Scot Fearn
plays Terrence Higgs , Adrian Pucey

Scot Fearn as Terrence Higgs

Scot Fearn was born on October 27, 1983 and is currently 40 years old.

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David Holmes
plays Slytherin Beater

David Holmes as Slytherin Beater

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Jean Southern
plays Trolley Witch (uncredited)

Jean Southern as Trolley Witch (uncredited)

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Kieri Kennedy
plays Child at Zoo (uncredited)

Leila Hoffman
plays Augusta Longbottom (uncredited)

Leila Hoffman as Augusta Longbottom (uncredited)

Leila Hoffman was born on June 11, 1934 and is currently 90 years old.

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Julianne Hough
plays Hogwarts Schoolgirl (uncredited)

Julianne Hough as Hogwarts Schoolgirl (uncredited)

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Zoe Sugg
plays Girl in Potion Class (uncredited)

Jimmy Vee
plays Goblin (uncredited)

Jimmy Vee as Goblin (uncredited)

Jimmy Vee is a Scottish actor, puppeteer and stunt performer. He is best known for playing a number of Doctor Who mon...

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Derek Hough
plays Ravenclaw Student (uncredited)

Derek Hough as Ravenclaw Student (uncredited)

Derek Hough was born on May 17, 1985 and is currently 39 years old.

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Dani Harmer
plays Student (uncredited)

Dani Harmer as Student (uncredited)

Dani Harmer (born 8 February 1989) is an English actress, acting coach, television personality and singer.

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Mark Ballas
plays Hogwarts Schoolboy (uncredited)

Mark Ballas was born on May 24, 1986 in Houston, Texas, USA as Mark Alexander Corky Ballas Jr. He is known for his wo...

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Paul Marc Davis
plays Lord Draben (uncredited)

Paul Marc Davis as Lord Draben (uncredited)

Paul Marc Davis was born on April 16, 1974 and is currently 50 years old.

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Violet Columbus
plays Girl with Flowers (uncredited)

Violet Columbus as Girl with Flowers (uncredited)

Violet Columbus was born on January 1, 1994 and is currently 30 years old.

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Paul Grant
plays Goblin (uncredited)

Paul Grant as Goblin (uncredited)

Paul Grant was born on February 3, 1967 and passed away 1 years ago at the age of 56 on March 19, 2023.

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