Thomas Andrew Felton is an English actor best known for playing Draco Malfoy in the film adaptations of the Harry Potter fantasy novels by J. K. Rowling. Born in Surrey, Felton began appearing in commercials and made his screen debut in the role of Peagreen Clock in The Borrowers. He portrayed Louis T. Leonowens in Anna and the King before being cast in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Felton appeared in seven sequels until the final film, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2. Felton appeared in the sci-fi film Rise of the Planet of the Apes. He was subsequently cast in indie films From the Rough and The Apparition. Felton starred as Viscount Trencavel in the historical miniseries Labyrinth and as James Ashford in the period drama Belle, which released to critical acclaim. In 2015, he reoccurred as a murder suspect in TNT's Murder in the First.