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Daniel Radcliffe’s One Magical Hour as Nylon’s Receptionist

Accio three double tall soy caramel macchiatos.

Daniel Radcliffe has taken on a lot of different acting roles lately. From Ig in Horns to Allen Ginsberg in Kill Your Darlings, he’s (understandably) been trying to branch out from his boy wizard past. Well, the fine folks over at Nylon magazine had a great new role for him this week: receptionist.

Radcliffe took over for Lauren Adler, Nylon’s receptionist, while she hid in a back room for an hour. Predictably, lots of people recognized him and suddenly found themselves needing things from the receptionist’s desk. But a few–and there’s always a few–didn’t recognize him, and just went about their day like nothing was different.

Shouts to the last guy in the video. You show up late to your meeting, then say that “this new guy” sucks. I mean you’re not wrong, he’s not a great receptionist, but…

(via The Daily Dot)

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