By Paul Majendie , Mirja Spernal. Radcliffe, who found fame as the young wizard in the Potter films, plays a troubled stable boy who ritualistically blinds horses in a production that has caused a flurry of excitement among his hordes of teenage fans. Radcliffe confessed afterwards to first night nerves but said he had no qualms about baring all after two weeks of doing the play in previews. You could hear a pin drop in the auditorium when year-old Radcliffe performed his naked scene with actress Joanna Christie, who plays his girlfriend.
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Visit NBCNews. Many fans may still think of Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter , but it's clear the year-old star has put his time at Hogwarts in the past. Not only did the actor famously strip down onstage for the West End production of the psychosexual drama Equus in , but he also has a gay sex scene in his upcoming flick, Kill Your Darlings , in which he plays the late Beat poet Allen Ginsberg. Radcliffe opened up about the headline-making man-on-man action in the forthcoming flick on the Today show Monday morning, admitting he was "not surprised" by the attention the steamy scene has garnered.
Portraying title character in the Harry Potter series. Daniel appeared in a TV film. This movie was shown in 2 parts on 25 and December 26, , on BBC.
Equus is a play by Peter Shaffer written in , telling the story of a psychiatrist who attempts to treat a young man who has a pathological religious fascination with horses. Shaffer was inspired to write Equus when he heard of a crime involving a year-old who blinded six horses in a small town in Suffolk. The play's action is something of a detective story, involving the attempts of the child psychiatrist Dr. Martin Dysart to understand the cause of the boy's Alan Strang actions while wrestling with his own sense of purpose. The original stage production ran at the National Theatre in London between and , directed by John Dexter.