21 November 2012 8:39 AM, PST | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

For a while Domhnall Gleeson didn't think he'd become an actor. As the son of famed Irish actor Brendan Gleeson, he had every young person's urge to separate himself from his parents-- even as it became clear to him that acting was what he wanted to do anyway. And he figured it out just in time too, since with his long red hair and freckles, Domhnall was pretty much perfect to play a member of the Weasley family in the Harry Potter movies-- a franchise his father happened to be part of already. So while the wider world may know him best know as eldest Weasley son Bill, Gleeson has been making a name for himself both onstage (in Martin McDonagh's The Lieutenant of Inishmore) and in striking supporting roles onscreen, as the doomed young thief in True Grit, as one of the tragic clones in Never Let Me Go, »

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