Daniel Radcliffe says Harry Potter fame drove him to drink
Daniel Radcliffe has given an insight into the true price of worldwide fame by admitting that he briefly became dependent on alcohol.
“I became so reliant on [alcohol] to enjoy stuff,” he said during a recent interview.
“There were a few years there when I was just so enamoured with the idea of living some sort of famous person’s lifestyle that really isn’t suited to me.”
Radcliffe, who’s played Harry Potter since he was 11 years old and is worth an estimated £48m, revealed that he started drinking during filming of 2009’s Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince…