Harry Edward Melling
5' 11" (1.8 m)
He is a member of the famous Troughton acting dynasty. His grandfather was Patrick Troughton, forever remembered for playing the Second Doctor in Doctor Who (1963). He is the nephew of actors David Troughton and Michael Troughton. He is also the first cousin of actor Sam Troughton and Warwickshire cricketer James "Jim" Troughton.
Hopes to set up film production company with a friend when they are older.
Harry Potter casting agents held auditions at Hendon School for the second movie, after being impressed by Harry's performance. No one from the school was cast.
Has a brother called Jack, who also attends Hendon School.
Attended the Millfield Theatre Youth Drama Group.
Attended The Sue Nieto Theatre School for Saturday morning classes.
He loves theatre, films, playing the drums, and watching football.
He started putting on shows for his family when he was just four years old.
He left Hendon School in North West London in 2003. [September 2004]
In his second year at Hendon School in North West London. [December 2001]
Had lost so much weight during his one-year hiatus from the Harry Potter films that he had to wear special face prosthetics for his final appearance in the franchise.