Westminster, London, UK
1997 to present
|In Harry Potter|
Luke Youngblood (born 1989 in Westminster, London, England) is the actor who plays Gryffindor student Lee Jordan in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, as well as voicing Lee in the video game adaptations. Luke also plays the character "Ben" in "The story of Tracy Beaker" TV series and was one of the original "Simbas" in Disney's "The Lion King" preformed at the Lyceum Theatre in London, England.
Luke later took a step back from his acting career to pursue a career in fashion and design. He was accepted on the reality program "Project Catwalk" and made it all the way to the final three, allowing him the chance to design and show at London's Fashion Week. In the final show of series two, Luke came in third. He is now on track to graduate from the London College of Fashion in 2009. He has since returned to acting, playing a character named Magnitude on the NBC show Community. He also made an uncredited cameo in the Lie to Me episode "Saved".
While he was filming in London for Harry Potter, he visited Madame Tussauds, the famous waxworks, with his friends James and Oliver Phelps, who play Lee Jordan's respective best friends, Fred and George Weasley.