In an interview with Radio Times, Radcliffe was asked about the possibility of returning to the character at some point in the future. Unlike previous interviews in which he said he was eager to move on from the "Potter" series, the actor admitted that he could potentially see himself playing Harry again -- and likened himself to another actor who recently reprised a long-dormant, career-defining role.
"It would depend on the script," Radcliffe told Radio Times. "The circumstances would have to be pretty extraordinary. But then I am sure Harrison Ford said that with Han Solo and look what happened there! So I am saying, 'No,' for now but leaving room to backtrack in the future."
With all of J.K. Rowling's recent Potter-centric projects in the works -- including the hit sequel play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" and the upcoming prequel movie "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" -- it seems likely that we'll have plenty of works from the wizarding world hitting movie theaters for years to come (and Radcliffe should have his pick of projects should the right one come along). We'll keep our wands crossed that the "Harry Potter" version of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is out there somewhere.
[via: Radio Times]
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Adaptation of the first of J.K. Rowling's popular children's novels about Harry Potter, a boy who learns on his eleventh birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts, an English boarding school for wizards. There, he meets several friends who become his closest allies and help him discover the truth about his parents' mysterious deaths. Read More