Nov. 15, 2010

Harry Potter Sings the Periodic Table

by Leslie Taylor

On the Graham Norton Show, Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe sang "The Elements" by musical humorist Tom Lehrer.

Bonus video: an illustrated version of the Tom Lehrer original

About Leslie Taylor

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