WATCH: How To Be Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Daniel Radcliffe is best known for playing a bespectacled wizard, and he’s currently earning rave reviews as Beat poet Allen Ginsberg in the Sundance film Kill Your Darlings.

But the Harry Potter star may just be best at playing Daniel Radcliffe. He was hilarious as a horny, mischievous version of himself on the Ricky Gervais sitcom Extras, memorably flinging a condom onto the head of Dame Diana Rigg:

Now Mr. Radcliffe has subjected himself to a bit of self-mockery for the U.K.-based YouTube comedy channel titled, wait for it, Bad Teeth. In the two-minute clip, he offers us a crash course in “How to Be Daniel Radcliffe,” a life touched by delusions of grandeur and emasculation:

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Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks

Kevin Wicks founded's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself—he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri—he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.
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