Tom Felton's Education Background
Tom Felton is an English actor who was born in September 1987. He is most famous for portraying Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter films. However, these movies were not his first acting roles. EDUinReview will now take a look at the education and acting backgrounds of this talented young actor.
Felton is the youngest of four children, all boys. He lives is Surrey, England with his family. He attended West Horlsey’s Cranmore School until he was 13. Then he attended Howard of Effington School, a comprehensive school in Surrey.
Felton first started acting when he was only eight-years old. His first role in a feature film was Peagreen Clock in The Borrowers in 1997. He was also in Second Sight, and Anna the King in 1999. In 2001, he become internationally known for his portrayal of Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. He had the most acting experience of the four main actors: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, and himself.
Although he plays one of the villains in these films, Felton is actually a really good guy: “Tom is a real nice, professional young man, always happy, smiling, laughing, full of power – a real gentleman,” said a fan.
Felton has stared in all of the Harry Potter films since 2001. He has also appeared in Home Farm Twins, The Disappeared, Get Him to the Greek, and 13 Hours. He has been nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actor for his work in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. He won the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain for his work in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
Felton will reprise his role as Draco Malfoy on November 19, 2010, when Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is released in the U.S.
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