He most recently starred in the indie sports drama From the Rough, based on the story of coach Santana Sparks, starring Taraji P. Henson; and the sci-fi actioner Rise of the Planet of the Apes, a prequel to the Planet of the Apes story, with James Franco and Freida Pinto. He also had a cameo role in the comedy Get Him to the Greek, with Russell Brand.
Felton has been acting professionally since the age of nine, when he starred as Peagreen Clock in Peter Hewitt's fantastical tale The Borrowers. The role brought him to the attention of director Andy Tennant, who cast Felton as Jodie Foster's screen son, Louis Leonowens, in the epic 1999 feature Anna and the King.
Two years later, he landed the coveted part of Draco Malfoy in the first Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. He went on to star as the character fans love to hate in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows € Part 1 and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows € Part 2. He won MTV Movie Awards in the category of Best Villain for Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows € Part 1" and shared a nomination this year for Best Cast for his role in the final chapter of the blockbuster franchise.
In addition to his acting, Felton devotes time to his other passion, music. He taught himself to play guitar, and writes and performs his own songs.
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Tom Felton Facts
|Thomas Andrew Felton
|September 22, 1987 (36)
|London, England, United Kingdom
|6' 1" (1m85) How tall is Tom Felton compared to you?
|Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) as Draco Malfoy
|Home Farm Twins (2005) as Adam Baker
|Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) as Draco Malfoy
|Harry Potter and rhe Sorcerer's Stone (2002) as Draco Malfoy (breakthrough)
|Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) as Draco Malfoy
|Anna and the King (1999) as Louis Leonowens
|The Borrowers (1998) as Peagreen Clock