Harry Potter and the Cursed Child star Gareth Reeves: ‘I never thought I’d own a house’ – realestate.com.au

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child star Gareth Reeves: ‘I never thought I’d own a house’ - realestate.com.au

Gareth Reeves stars in Harry Potter and the Cursed Baby. Inset image: Alex Coppel.

Actor Gareth Reeves is starring within the title function of Harry Potter and the Cursed Baby on the Princess Theatre in Melbourne.

He has appeared in a number of different performs, the Disney movie Pete’s Dragon and tv exhibits together with Mary: Making of a Princess, Miss Fisher’s Homicide Mysteries, The Cult and Underbelly: A Story of Two Cities.

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I turned a father after I was 16. My associate and I moved right into a tiny single-bedroom granny flat out the again of a buddy’s property.

There was a single hotplate and no fridge, however we have been pleased squeezed right into a single mattress throughout the room from the bassinet.

I lied about my age to get a job in a bar.

Gareth Reeves_photo credit Sam Tabone - for herald sun real estate

Gareth Reeves. Image: Sam Tabone.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Baby solid members Paula Arundell, Michael Whalley, Gareth Reeves, Lucy Goleby and Lachlan Woods. Image: Michelle Grace Hunder.

I’d come residence late, kiss our son, and slip into our single mattress.

When he woke for a feed, I’d go get him and convey him to his mum and go to sleep on the ground. It didn’t final, however I liked it.

He’s a strapping 27-year-old man now and loving massive brother to our hurricane of an eight-year-old.


I by no means thought I’d personal a home. We purchased our first residence simply as the primary lockdown began. We’d lived in 5 leases in six years previous to that.

I by no means thought I’d personal my own residence. I saved ready for somebody to leap out and take it again. They nonetheless would possibly.

I like all of the home windows. We get a variety of mild. We purchased this epic eating desk from Ikea and it’s the management centre of the house.

Piha Beach

Reeves mentioned his dream residence would probably be situated in Piha, New Zealand, which has spectacular seashores. Image: Istock

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Actors Gareth Reeves and Ben Walters, who play Harry Potter and Albus Potter in Harry Potter and the Cursed Baby. Image: Alex Coppel.

We’re about to retrofit double-glazed home windows and we purchased this nice jungle gymnasium for the again yard throughout the lockdowns.

We’re fortunate to have two older ladies dwelling subsequent door who’ve taken our boy underneath their wing.

We’ve had a number of ‘performances’ within the again yard. A marriage ceremony, a circus and we shot a cops and robbers movie. It’s the cutest factor.


It will look over the ocean and again onto mountains and timber.

It will be properly insulated and light-weight stuffed, with a rehearsal area and studio, wonderful kitchen and never so massive that we’d by no means see one another and it will most likely be in Piha, New Zealand.

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