Here is the first look at Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg in Kill Your Darlings.

This is one of those prime examples of perfect casting. The resemblance between them is awesome. It’s sort of eerie how much they actually look alike.

The synopsis for the film is

Set in 1994, Kill Your Darlings tells the story of a murder at Columbia University that brought together luminaries of the beat generation including Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.

The film also stars: Elizabeth Olsen, Michael C. Hall, Ben Foster, Jennifer Jason Leigh and David Cross. The script was written by Krokidas and Austin Bunn and the film is currently in production.

What do you think of the casting? Will you be seeing the film? I definitely will, with a wonderful cast like that it’s sure to be a great film!