In the wake of John Hurt’s passing, “Potter” alumni took to Twitter to express their grief at the loss.
- Mon, Dec 9
- Imogen Heap's birthday
- Tue, Dec 10
- Sir Kenneth Branagh's birthday
- Ronan Raftery's birthday
- Hermione steals Polyjuice Potion ingredients
- Wed, Dec 11
- Rita Skeeter interviews Hagrid
- Thu, Dec 12
- Bill Nighy's birthday
- Charlie Weasley's birthday
- Fri, Dec 13
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard sells at auction for $4 million
- Sat, Dec 14
- Madeline Francis's Birthday
- “Well – it’s just that you seem to be laboring under the delusion that I am going to – what is the phrase? – come quietly. I am afraid I am not going to come quietly at all, Cornelius. I have absolutely no intention of being sent to Azkaban. I could break out, of course – but what a waste of time, and frankly, I can think of a whole host of things I would rather be doing.”
- January 23, 2005 – The length of Half-Blood Prince was revealed on Barnes & Noble and Amazon websites.
Did You Know
- Aunt Marge’s “lift-off” effect in “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” was achieved using a combination of inflatable body parts, prosthetic makeup, air tubes, and wire harness.