The Harry Potter actor coming to Netflix with The Academy Crimes


The Academy Crimes comes to Netflix and in its cast it shares a proper name that was important to the plot of the Harry Potter saga. Who is it?

The actor in The Academy Crimes
© NetflixThe actor in The Academy Crimes

The Academy Crimes is a film that reaches Netflix on January 6 with an interesting plot where in 1830 veteran detective Augustus Landor must investigate a series of mysterious murders at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York. help him Edgar Allan Poea young cadet, who would later become a renowned author of novels of the romantic genre.

Which actor plays Edgar Allan Poe in The Academy Crimes? Is about Harry Mellinga 33-year-old British interpreter best recognized for his participation in the franchise Harry Potter where he lent his body to Dudley Dursleya character who was the cousin of the protagonist of the saga but did not have a good relationship with the magician played by Daniel Radcliffe.

An actor who reinvented himself

Dudley Dursley he was overweight and insolent in behavior due to being spoiled by his parents during his childhood. He and his gang tormented Harry taking their cue from his parents. After suffering a dementor attack and being saved by his cousin in 1995, his behavior towards him improved. After the Second Wizarding War he married a woman and had two children. He kept in touch with Harry.

The actor’s filmography includes titles such as The Lost City of Z, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, The Old Guard, The Devil All the Time while the interpreter also worked on television where he participated in projects such as Friends and Crocodiles, Merlin, Just William, Garrow’s Law, The Musketeers, The Dark Matter Y Queen’s Gambit. Certainly a good career in Hollywood.

For your role of Dudley Dursley in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 He almost had to be replaced by a different actor because he had lost so much weight, however, Melling wore a fat suit to be a part of the film. He commented positively on the change: “Now I can shed the child actor stuff, like grease, and start a new career, because no one sees me as Dudley anymore.”. How are you?

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