In less than two weeks, Potterheads’ dreams will come true, with the grand reunion of the cast and team of the film world of Harry Potter with the special HBO Max, Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts. The new preview for the event will bring fans to tears along with the cast, as the fans’ dedication to the saga, which has changed them forever, is reflected by the actors who brought the magical world to life.
We hear the Hogwarts Express blow its whistle, and we spy on our favorite characters who sadly walk down platforms 9 and 3/4 to get on board. Did we just see Draco and Hermione run into each other’s arms? How could Ralph Fiennes do not understand the huge weight of playing Lord Voldemort? We all forgive his muggle start. Helena Bonham Carter for casually putting her Bellatrix Lestrange choppers into Daniel Radcliffe’s merriment was especially fun!
The longing that the story never ends began when the ’19 years later ‘appears on the screen, and we see how the magicians we see growing up and who have succeeded in defeating the Dark Lord send their children to to study their home-away-from-home, Hogwarts. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 hit the screens in 2011, but it feels like the epic story is always in the hearts of dedicated readers and viewers. Last week’s teaser showed the cast opening their wax-sealed letters, certainly delivered by an owl, to invite them to a reunion the world has been waiting for for decades.
The official synopsis reads: “Announced last month, Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts invites fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time, while reuniting Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson and other acclaimed cast and filmmakers across all eight Harry Potter movies for the first time to celebrate the anniversary of the franchise’s first film, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Additional Harry Potter film alumni joining the memorable tribute include Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, Tom Felton, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Mark Williams, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, “Ian Hart, Toby Jones, Matthew Lewis, Evanna Lynch, producer David Heyman and filmmakers Chris Columbus, Alfonso Cuarón, Mike Newell and David Yates.”
“Here’s magic in the air with this incredible cast, as they all return home to the original sets of Hogwarts, where they started 20 years ago. The excitement is palpable as they prepare their fans for a very special and personal to travel, by making these amazing films, ”said executive producer Casey Patterson.
“It has been an incredible journey since the debut of the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone film, and to see how it evolved into this remarkable interconnected universe was magical to say the least, ”said Tom Ascheim, President, Warner Bros. Global Kids, Young Adults and Classics, said in the original announcement about the special in November. “This retrospective is a tribute to everyone whose lives have been touched by this cultural phenomenon – from the talented cast and team who poured their heart and soul into this extraordinary film franchise, to the passionate fans who continue to embrace the Wizarding World spirit for 20 years to live. Later. ”
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts magically arrives on HBO Max on New Year’s Day.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone director Chris Columbus had to personally tell Robin Williams he could not play Lupine.
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