The former Emmerdale actor plays teenager Alan Strang, who is examined by a psychiatrist after blinding a group of horses. That production made headlines around the world when Radcliffe appeared naked on stage. Kai said he knows the five-minute scene will still be a talking point. Ultimately I truly believe the nudity just has so much more to it and that moment of nudity is when you see Alan at his most vulnerable, a state he has tried to avoid getting into. The first reading of it I was just so intrigued by the character and by the second reading I was convinced I wanted to be a part of it and play this character.
Getting naked, intimate grooming and one night stands - what happened to cute little Harry Potter?
Daniel Radcliffe - Theater - Equus - London - The New York Times
By Daily Mail Reporter. Daniel Radcliffe has revealed he had his bottom waxed for a theatre role. The year-old star used a technique called sugaring to remove his the hair on his behind when he had to strip naked for stage play Equus in The 'painful' technique involves a combination of products like honey, lemon juice and sugar which are applied to the skin and pulled off along with the hair. Extreme lengths: Daniel Radcliffe has admitted having his bottom waxed ahead of going nude in former theatre role Equus.
Daniel Radcliffe has made a point to take edgy roles that distance him from his Harry Potter origins. One of his most daring was queer writer Allen Ginsberg in the historical drama Kill Your Darlings, about a murder that took place when the Beat writers were young and in college. He wore it unabashedly on his sleeve and helped establish queer sexuality as something you could even talk about in art and literature, so the scene was incredibly important to capture right. So Krokidas and his female cinematographer, Reed Morano, basically mimed the sex act for Radcliffe and his scene partner. I thought that when I was the top and Reed was the bottom, it could look a little wrong, gender-wise, so I let her take the dominant position.
Daniel Radcliffe is getting naked again - but you won't guess what the director is making him do 'down there' We remember him when he was all diddy and squeaky in Harry Potter partly because we were all diddy and squeaky ourselves , but we're about to get our second eyeful of Daniel Radcliffe's naked form, because the actor has just revealed he's stripping off for yet another role. But not only has the posh actor announced that his bits will be on show for a new project - he's quite happily told the world that is privates will be extra, um, hairy argh! Ahead of his role as poet Allen Ginsberg in John Krokidas' upcoming thriller, Kill Your Darlings, Daniel has been informed not to do any intimate grooming. The 22 year old told this week's heat magazine: "I've just been having a discussion with the guy who's directing my new project.