Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter film series, the film adaptations of the best-selling Harry Potter fantasy novels by author J.K. Rowling, for which he auditioned at age twelve.
Felton started filming in commercials when he was eight years old and in films at the age of ten, appearing in The Borrowers and Anna and the King. After being cast as Draco Malfoy he has subsequently appeared in all eight Harry Potter films, from 2001 to 2011. Felton's portrayal of Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 won him the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain in 2010 and 2011.
In his first post-Harry Potter film, Felton appeared in the 2011 film Rise of the Planet of the Apes, a reboot of the Planet of the Apes series.
Early lifeFelton born September 22,1987 in Epsom, Surrey, as the son of Sharon and Peter Felton. He is the youngest of four brothers, and lives in Surrey with his dog Timber. He was a member of four different choirs throughout his childhood, starting with his church choir at age seven. Felton was educated at West Horsley's Cranmore School, until the age of thirteen.
Felton is a talented singer and was part of a choir at 7. He was a member of four school choirs and was given the chance to be part of the Guildford Cathedral Choir .
|Felton in Anna and the King|
|Felton as Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone|
|Felton as Draco Malfoy|
Felton also appeared in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, the sixth film of the series. When asked whether he was looking forward to playing a good guy in the future he answered: "No. Well, I don't know. I suppose for now I'm happy with sticking to what he is. But after the Potter legacy is over I look forward to playing a good guy or someone different anyway, someone not so spiteful." Felton also played the character Simon in the 2009 horror/thriller movie The Disappeared.
Felton posted three music videos on YouTube under an account called "Feltbeats", in which he performs fragments of original songs. Nine songs have been re-recorded and are now available on iTunes: "Time Well Spent,"
"Time Isn't Healing", "One of These Days", "Under Stars," "Right Place, Right Time," "In My Arms," "All I Need," and "I'll Be There" join the instrumental "Silhouettes in Sunsets." He also recorded an album available on iTunes and Amazon.com named In Good Hands. It includes the six songs "If You Could Be Anywhere", "We Belong", "When Angels Come", "Convinced", "Father of Mine", and "If Thats Alright With You".
In 2010, Felton released his original song "Hawaii" an independent record label run by Felton, David Proffitt and Philip Haydn-Slater promoting creative independence and ownership of artists’ material and musical talent.
Imelda Staunton, who played Dolores Umbridge in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1, also makes an appearance as one of the other main roles in the film.
Felton had a cameo role in Get Him to the Greek, released on 4 June 2010. In February 2010, he was cast in the thriller film The Apparition. Felton portrays the human character Dodge Landon in the 2011 science-fiction film Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
On 18 March 2011, Felton appeared in a comedy sketch on Red Nose Day 2011 alongside James Corden, Rupert Grint, George Michael, Justin Bieber, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Gordon Brown MP, Professor Robert Winston and Keira Knightley.
In August 2011 Tom did a photo shoot with his friend and Harry Potter co-star Rupert Grint in Los Angeles for the autumn/winter collection of the fashion label Band of Outsiders.
Personal life and interestsIn 2003, Felton and his brother Chris worked with Joe Babbitt, the St. Lawrence County Angler's Association, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Region 6, the Chamber of Commerce, and a diverse group of other organisations to form the World Junior Carp Tournament which involves competitive fishing for ages eleven to eighteen in a family-friendly environment.
|Tom Felton's Girlfriend|
|1997||The Borrowers||Peagreen Clock|
|1998||Bugs||James||TV, 1 episode|
|1999||Second Sight||Thomas Ingham||TV movie|
|Anna and the King||Louis Leonowens|
|2000||Second Sight 2: Hide and Seek||Thomas Ingham||TV movie|
|2001||Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone||Draco Malfoy|
|2002||Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets|
|2004||Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban|
|2005||Home Farm Twins||Adam Baker||TV|
|Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire||Draco Malfoy|
|2007||Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix|
|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||Draco Malfoy|
|2010||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1|
|White Other||Ray Marsden|
|Get Him to the Greek||Himself||Cameo|
|2011||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2||Draco Malfoy||Post-Production|
|Rise of the Planet of the Apes||Dodge||Filming|
|From the Rough||Edward||Filming|
|2001||Young Artist Award||Best Ensemble in a Feature Film||Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone||Nominated|
|Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actor||Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone||Nominated|
|2010||MTV Movie Award||Best Villain||Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||Won|