On Wednesday, the “Harry Potter” Film Concert Series finally made its West Coast premiere at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, California. The concert featured the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra performing every note from “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”.
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Director Steven Spielberg is due to present composer John Williams with the prestigious AFI Lifetime Achievement Award next month.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is set to finally open at Universal Studios Hollywood on Thursday, April 7. To celebrate, Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), Warwick Davis (Professor Filius Flitwick/Griphook), and Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) will be walking the red carpet for the Grand Opening event!
This week, we find Tom Felton going all the way back to the New Testament, learn about the dozens of new projects our favorite “Harry Potter” alum have signed on to do, and watch Gary Oldman fulfill his dream of becoming a rock star. All that and more in MuggleNet’s weekly Role Call!
Recently, Classic FM listeners voted for the top 100 best movie soundtrack of all time. Racking up the most movie soundtracks within the top ten of this list is John Williams, the musical genius behind “Harry Potter”.
John Williams is best known in the “Harry Potter” community for his work on the first three films. Find out more about Williams, his work, and his 40-year relationship with director Steven Spielberg here.