Date of birth: 09.09.1987
Place of birth: Hampton County Middlesex
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Author: Denis Pravdyuk
Joshua Minton Herdman - British actor, was born on September 9, 1987 in Hampton, Middlesex County, England. Joshua - the youngest of four brothers in a family. Herdman on the screen began to appear at the age of seven years, where he was brought by his father Martin Herdman, who after became his agent. His first roles began shooting in advertising.
Joshua Herdman became known after the execution of the role of Gregory Goyle in the Harry Potter films. His first appearance took place in 2000 in the film "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer`s Stone." His character is one of the "bodyguards" Draco Malfoy, is not too accustomed to think for themselves, relying more on brute force.
According to the scenario, Gregory Goyle, hero Joshua, seven years older than Herdman. He - the son of a Death Eater Goyle senior. At eleven years old, he, like all wizards entered the Hogwarts. In the second year appearance Gregory Goyle by a working potion takes Harry Potter. In the fifth year of study Goyle became beater team Slytherin Quidditch. Also, following Malfoy, he was in the squad Inspection. In the sixth year already Goyle himself takes Polyjuice Potion, turning to the little girl, and together with Vincent Crabbe, another "bodyguard" Malfoy, Draco`s guards in the Room of Requirement.
The only thing that perfectly turned out at Goyle, was the spell "Krutsiatos", which he used for delinquent students. The last course was marked by the duel Malfoy, Crabbe and Goyle against Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger. During the fight, I use a spell when Crabbe "Hellfire", he lost consciousness and was rescued by Ron, who took it on a broomstick, flying out of the Room of Requirement. Left with Malfoy at Hogwarts, he had intended to get a reward from the Lord Voldemort of Harry Potter, but in the battle lost his wand and fainted. Literary hero Herdman spoke for the first time only in the seventh year obucheniyagolosom, like a grunt.
In addition to the five Harry Potter films Joshua Herdman appeared in some episodes in the series