Daniel Radcliffe Says He Used To Get ‘Very Drunk’ To Deal With Harry Potter Fame


The Harry Potter actor has been candid about his struggle with alcohol since announcing his sobriety in 2012.

By  Dave Quinn

Original Source: people.com

For Daniel Radcliffe, finding fame at a young age meant having to grapple with the enormous pressure of the spotlight — which he once coped with by turning to alcohol.

On an episode of Off Camera with Sam Jones released this week, the 29-year-old actor got candid about his alcohol use in his later teenage years, explaining that he would get drunk in order to numb the fact that he was being watched at the height of his Harry Potter fame.

“The quickest way to forget about the fact that you were being watched was to get very drunk,” Radcliffe said. “Then as you get very drunk, you become aware, ‘Oh, people are watching more now because…click here to continue reading