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24/12/2006
Harry is a Jewish Wiz by: Leslie Bunder
FILED UNDER DAILY JEWS >> Jewtastic
Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Radcliffe

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that he is a trainee Jewish wizard.

The 17-year-old told Australian TV channel Nine that while he has a Jewish connection, he does not follow a religion.

Radcliffeís mother is casting director Marcia Gresham, while his grandmother is Patricia Jacobson.

ďMy mum was of Jewish blood and my dad was protestant,Ē he said.

He then proceeded to reveal further details of his family background. "So I grew up in a very," and then changed track to talk about religion in general. "Iím very interested in religion as something to study. But Iím not a religious person in the slightest."

Click below to see Danile Radcliffe talk about his Jewish background:

 

When asked has playing Harry Potter turned him over to the dark side, Radcliffe laughed. "I donít think Iím a sinner, I donít think Iíll be condemned."

Reproduced with permission: Jewtastic

 
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