Daniel Radcliffe Says He Wants 'Lots' Of Kids

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Daniel Radcliffe steps out at Broadway Talks Conversations at the 92nd Street Y in New York City on May 9, 2011 -- Getty Premium

"Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe is just 21, but he's already thinking about having children.

While taping a "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" related special on CNN with the main cast, Larry King asked the British actor if he wanted to have a family some day.

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"Oh, God yes, absolutely," Daniel replied. "It's very strange. I'm one of the broodiest young men you will ever meet... I think also, because I spent so much time around adults and I saw them all have kids..."

"You want children?" Larry asked.

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"Absolutely," the actor said.

Daniel went on to say he would like to have a big family -- eventually.

"Not just now. But I want kids and I want lots," he laughed. "I've seen how happy fatherhood has made some of my best friends.

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"I love kids, as well," he continued. "I definitely want that."

Daniel confirmed he is dating, but he stopped short of saying his current paramour is the one he'll start a family with.

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"I've got a girlfriend at the moment, who I am very much in love with," he said. "So, you know, we'll see where that goes."

"CNN Presents: A Larry King Special - Harry Potter: The Final Chapter" airs on Sunday, July 10 at 8 PM ET.

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