Fans have long suggested that these two leading men from the mega-movie franchises look similar. Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings stars have now been put together in an animation to show the similarities are uncanny.
In November 2015, Radcliffe told comedian Marc Maron on his WTFpodcast he understands why the comparison is often made. “We’re both kind of short guys with big blue eyes and brown hair, and we did fantasy movies that came out at the same time,” he said. “I’m thinking of trying to write some sort of mistaken identity thing where one of us kills the other.”