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Daniel Radcliffe is U.K.'s wealthiest young star

Daniel Radcliffe has been named the richest British star under the age of 30, ahead of Robert Pattinson and Keira Knightley.

Harry Potter star Radcliffe's $82.7 million fortune has landed him at the top of the rundown compiled by U.K. magazine Heat.

The 22 year old's earnings put him above second-placed star Knightley, who at 26 has amassed $49.3 million, while 25-year-old Twilight favourite Pattinson came in third with $39.8 million.

Radcliffe's Potter co-stars Emma Watson ($38.2 million) and Rupert Grint ($34.7 million) rounded out the top five respectively.

Leona Lewis, Cheryl Cole and Charlotte Church were also named in the top 10 rich list.