Shalom Life | November 28, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe Wants to Be Marty McFly

The Harry Potter star wants to star in a remake of ‘Back to the Future’

By: Sarah Bauder

Published: April 19th, 2012 in Culture » Film » News

Daniel Radcliffe Wants to Be Marty McFly

The Woman in Black star, Daniel Radcliffe, recently revealed that his dream role would be a reprisal of Michael J. Fox’s Marty McFly in Back to the Future.

“If there were a 'Back to the Future' remake I would be in it. I fancy myself as a Michael J. Fox - sort of short and quite hyperactive. That sounds like me,” Radcliffe told The Sun.

During the same conversation, Radcliffe also revealed that growing up on a film set (the Harry Potter series) has made him extremely overprotective of working youngsters.

''I'm always very protective of kids when they come onto film sets obviously because of my background.

''I had an amazing time on those first films - I had such a great experience and I always sort of feel some sort of obligation to make sure that they have a good time as well. And my real-life godson plays my son in the film, so there is an actual chemistry there and he's known me all his life and he's incredibly sweet, and actually really good in the film as well,'' Radcliffe continued, speaking of his role in The Woman in Black.

I wish Daniel Radcliffe all the best in branching out from Harry Potter to take on more mature and versatile roles, but I beg the Hollywood system… please DO NOT remake Back to the Future.

'Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens' Gets First Trailer [VIDEO] 'Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens' Gets First Trailer [VIDEO] TrendingSeth Rogen Invites Millions of Twitter Fans to Get High With Him Seth Rogen Invites Millions of Twitter Fans to Get High With Him TrendingJewish Hall of Fame: Billy Joel Jewish Hall of Fame: Billy Joel Trending
 

Jewish Students Have the Right to Feel Safe on Campus

November 28, 2014 | By Melanie Goldberg, JNS.org
Jewish Students Have the Right to Feel Safe on Campus

Academia should be the place where students feel safest to speak their minds; instead, we have Jews afraid to wear their yarmulkes in public

Read More

North Korea Believes Seth Rogen and James Franco Deserve "Stern Punishment"

November 28, 2014 | By Sara Torvik
North Korea Believes Seth Rogen and James Franco Deserve "Stern Punishment"

A North Korean website released a statement condemning upcoming comedy 'The Interview'

Read More

Kate Hudson and Cara Delevinge Have Thanksgiving Dance Battle [VIDEO]

November 28, 2014 | By Sara Torvik
Kate Hudson and Cara Delevinge Have Thanksgiving Dance Battle [VIDEO]

Hudson posted a series of funny videos to her Instagram account.

Read More

'Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens' Gets First Trailer [VIDEO]

November 28, 2014 | By Sara Torvik
'Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens' Gets First Trailer [VIDEO]

J.J. Abrams' upcoming Star Wars installment will release it's first trailer this weekend.

Read More

Haim and Bastille Team Up for 'Bite Down' [VIDEO]

November 28, 2014 | By Sara Torvik
Haim and Bastille Team Up for 'Bite Down' [VIDEO]

The new song will be featured on Bastille's upcoming mixtape VS. (Other People's Heartache Pt. III).

Read More

Jewish Comedy Festival Hits London This Weekend

November 28, 2014 | By Sara Torvik
Jewish Comedy Festival Hits London This Weekend

Headliner David Baddiel discusses the upcoming festivals and taboo comedy topics with a Jewish audience.

Read More

The Essential Hanukkah Gift Guide 2014: Painted Baby Names [GIVEAWAY]

November 28, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
The Essential Hanukkah Gift Guide 2014: Painted Baby Names [GIVEAWAY]

See inside for your chance to win a hand-painted baby name courtesy of the talented Jewish artist/entrepreneur

Read More

Skinheads, White Supremacists & Other neo-Nazis Are Flocking to Milan for Hammerfest 2014

November 28, 2014 | By Daniel Koren
Skinheads, White Supremacists & Other neo-Nazis Are Flocking to Milan for Hammerfest 2014

Milan Jewish community pleads with authorities to cancel event

Read More

More Headlines