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Harry Melling


British film actor who became known for his role as bully Dudley Dursley in the Harry Potter film franchise. Being a movie theater actor, he provides played jobs in Ruler Lear and Females Beware Females. He acted in stage productions while participating in the London academy of Music and Dramatic Artwork. He had continuing jobs on Britain’s Garrow’s Rules and William. He includes a brother named Jack port. He started dating Catherine Drury in 2013. He performed the on-screen cousin of Daniel Radcliffe in five Harry Potter movies.

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Full Name Harry Melling
Date Of Birth March 13, 1989
Died May 29, 1999, Gaylord, Michigan, United States
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.75 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Hendon School, Mill Hill School
Nationality English, British
Parents Joanna Troughton
Movies Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Friends and Crocodiles, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone, Winds Of Change
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1Had 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.
2In his second year at Hendon School in North West London. [December 2001]
3He left Hendon School in North West London in 2003. [September 2004]
4He is the first cousin of Sam Troughton and Warwickshire cricketer James "Jim" Troughton.
5He is the nephew of David Troughton and Michael Troughton.
6He started putting on shows for his family when he was just four years old.
7He loves theatre, films, playing the drums, and watching football.
8Attended The Sue Nieto Theatre School for Saturday morning classes.
9Attended the Millfield Theatre Youth Drama Group.
10Has a brother called Jack, who also attends Hendon School.
11Harry 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.
12Hopes to set up film production company with a friend when they are older.
13Harry is Patrick Troughton's grandson.



The Musketeers2016TV SeriesBastien
Winds of Change2014ShortGus
Joe Mistry2013TV MovieJoe
I Think, Therefore2012ShortGeorge
Garrow's Law2011TV SeriesGeorge Pinnock
Just William2010TV SeriesRobert Brown
Merlin2010TV SeriesGilli
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 12010Dudley Dursley
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix2007Video GameDudley Dursley (voice)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix2007Dudley Dursley
Friends & Crocodiles2005TV MovieYoung Oliver
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban2004Dudley Dursley
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets2002Dudley Dursley
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone2001Dudley Dursley



The Wright Stuff2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist
Head to Shrunken Head2004Video documentary shortHimself

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Care of Magical Creatures2004Video documentary shortDudley Dursley (uncredited)
Interviews with Professors & More2003Video documentary shortDudley Dursley (uncredited)

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)£4,000

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