UPDATE #2: Here are some additional pics of the Royals visit to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: The Making of Harry Potter courtesy of @WB_StudioTour:
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UPDATE: MuggleNet has received confirmation that J.K. Rowling has attended the Studio Tour with the Royals. In addition, some of the biggest names behind the films are there as well! Those in attendance are Matt Lewis, David Heyman, David Yates, and Mike Newell! Stay tuned to MuggleNet as we will provide additional updates. Thanks to Cory of Le Gazette du Sorcier for the tip!
Today, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Kate, along with Prince Harry, were at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: The Making of Harry Potter for the official inauguration.
Before they set out on the tour, the Duke gave a wonderful speech, which we shared a portion:
The journey to today began most obviously with the now legendary story of an aspiring author – J K Rowling – translating her phenomenal imagination onto paper in the form of the Harry Potter series. But in another sense, the journey to today began way before, since this country has a long and proud literary and visual arts history – a history that is unmatched in the world for its variety, its commercial success and its longevity.
You can read the entire speech here. Also, check out some of the images snapped throughout the day:
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Which one is your favorite. We are partial to the shot above featuring all three with wands at the ready!
Posted by Keith
04-26-2013 at 07:45 AM