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Dan Radcliffe Joins "Amateur Photographer"

Posted by: Edward
February 18, 2011, 10:26 AM

Variety is reporting that actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) has been cast in a new film "The Amateur Photographer," an "indie comedy" based on the book by Christopher Monger.  The paper notes:

The 1970-set tale follows a young man who discovers his artistic calling after being drafted by the denizens of a sleepy little New England mill town to serve as photographer of their most intimate moments. He battles local authorities while bringing a bit of a velvet revolution to the community.  Ted Hope and Anne Carey will produce through their This Is That Prods. banner, while Karen Montgomery will also produce.
As readers will recall, Radcliffe is about to take the Broadway stage once again in the revival of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" next month, and recently wrapped production on the remake of the classic thriller "The Woman in Black."

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45744 Points

First AGAIN! Wow, I am on a roll today! :D
Anyway, that is really really cool! :) Yet another movie I am going to HAVE to see! :D

Posted by jhlovesmusic {^HISS^} on February 18, 2011, 10:30 AM report to moderator
4852 Points

Yay! He’s going to be in another movie!!!!!!!!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on February 18, 2011, 10:50 AM report to moderator
10268 Points

I hope that they shoot it in a genuine New England mill town – goodness knows that anyplace in the Rust Belt of the Northeast US could use the boost to the local economy that a movie production brings.

I also hope that the art director does justice to evoking the look and feel of the early ’70s. Too many Hollywood movies have tried, and ended up making the highwater mark of the counterculture era look like a stupid cartoon.

Posted by WeenyOwl {The Human Deluminator} on February 18, 2011, 11:21 AM report to moderator
748 Points

It’s good to see the actors and actresses are trying more varieties of challenge.

Posted by Gene *ROAR* on February 18, 2011, 11:26 AM report to moderator
367 Points

this seems like good movie, can’t wait!!!

Posted by cluna123 on February 18, 2011, 12:30 PM report to moderator
3985 Points

Great!!Can’t wait to see it:-):-)

Posted by CDR on February 18, 2011, 04:32 PM report to moderator
110 Points

that sounds like a great story! and with daniel radcliffe? that will be awesome!

Posted by moisenallie16 on February 18, 2011, 04:49 PM report to moderator
1317 Points

The kid is really trying alot of very different roles which should look terrific on his resume’.

Posted by hewy on February 18, 2011, 06:35 PM report to moderator
5389 Points

Wow Dan is on a roll now. Cant wait to see

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on February 18, 2011, 07:00 PM report to moderator
683 Points

Will be great to see next Daniel movies , there will be a lot , sure!

Posted by HalfbloodPrince08 on February 18, 2011, 08:39 PM report to moderator
3158 Points

Daniel’s a great actor, no doubt he’s being casted in new movies.

Posted by potternotrotter on February 19, 2011, 03:04 AM report to moderator
4215 Points

I don’t know this story, however I’m very glad to know about it.
Is there a release date yet, for The Woman In Black, or is it still in post production?

Posted by Butterfly Boy on February 19, 2011, 11:30 AM report to moderator
98 Points

Yeah!Go Dan!
@Butterfly Boy.I think The Women in Black will be released on October 28th

Posted by HPlover222 on February 19, 2011, 02:45 PM report to moderator
118 Points

Well, he certainly is making sure he’ll keep busy for a while!

Posted by iamminerva on February 19, 2011, 04:34 PM report to moderator
10839 Points

Wow Daniel is really working hard still, its awesome to still be able to see him on something other than Harry Potter.. Love it! Another movie, im going to have to see :D

Posted by ϟ☮Sindi a.k.a Remy [ROAR!!]☮ϟ on February 21, 2011, 06:12 PM report to moderator
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