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'''Harry Melling''' is the actor who portrays [[Dudley Dursley]], [[Harry Potter]]'s spoiled cousin and the son of [[Vernon Dursley|Vernon]] and [[Petunia Dursley]], in the [[Harry Potter films|film adaptations]] of the [[Harry Potter books]]. He also did the voice for the character in [[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (game)|the video game adaption of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.]]
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'''Harry Melling''' is the actor who portrays [[Dudley Dursley]], [[Harry Potter]]'s spoiled cousin and the son of [[Vernon Dursley|Vernon]] and [[Petunia Dursley]], in the [[Harry Potter films|film adaptations]] of the [[Harry Potter books]]. He also did the voice for the character in the [[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (game)|video game adaptation]] of ''[[Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix]]''.
   
 
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Before making one of the films in the Harry Potter series, he lost a large amount of weight, and the film producers considered changing actors as Dudley was portrayed as being large.
 
Before making one of the films in the Harry Potter series, he lost a large amount of weight, and the film producers considered changing actors as Dudley was portrayed as being large.
   
Melling is the grandson of [[Wikipedia:Patrick Troughton|Patrick Troughton]], a noted character actor of the 1960s and 1970s, best remembered as the second Doctor in ''[[Wikipedia:Doctor Who|Doctor Who]]''.
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Melling is the grandson of [[Wikipedia:Patrick Troughton|Patrick Troughton]] (d.1987), a noted character actor of the 1960s and 1970s, best remembered as the second Doctor in ''[[Wikipedia:Doctor Who|Doctor Who]] from 1966-69.''
   
Ironically, after nearly ten years of playing a Muggle in a family that despises magic, Harry played the part of a warlock named Gilli in the Season Three episode "The Sorceror's Shadow" on the BBC show ''Merlin.''
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Ironically, after nearly ten years of playing a Muggle in a family that despises magic, Harry played the part of a warlock named [[w:c:merlin:Gilli|Gilli]] in the Season Three episode "The Sorceror's Shadow" on the BBC show ''[[w:c:merlin:Merlin_Wiki|Merlin]]''.
   
 
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Harry Melling
Biographical information
Birth name

Harry Edward Melling

Born

13 March, 1989
London, England

Nationality

British

Gender

Male

Eye colour

Blue

Hair colour

Brown

Height

5'9"

Career
Years active

2001 to present

In Harry Potter

Dudley Dursley

Harry Melling is the actor who portrays Dudley Dursley, Harry Potter's spoiled cousin and the son of Vernon and Petunia Dursley, in the film adaptations of the Harry Potter books. He also did the voice for the character in the video game adaptation of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

CareerEdit

Harry Edward Melling was born on 13 March, 1989. He has always had a passion for acting, even putting on shows for his family since the age of 4. At a young age he enrolled in dance, singing, and drama classes, and when he turned nine he became a member of the Millfield Theatre Youth Drama Group. He won the part of Dudley when casting agents held auditions at his school for the first film. He hopes to set up a production company with a friend when they are older.

Before making one of the films in the Harry Potter series, he lost a large amount of weight, and the film producers considered changing actors as Dudley was portrayed as being large.

Melling is the grandson of Patrick Troughton (d.1987), a noted character actor of the 1960s and 1970s, best remembered as the second Doctor in Doctor Who from 1966-69.

Ironically, after nearly ten years of playing a Muggle in a family that despises magic, Harry played the part of a warlock named Gilli in the Season Three episode "The Sorceror's Shadow" on the BBC show Merlin.

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