Our weekly casting update is here, with trailers, trains, a touch of Shakespeare, and more! Check it out!
Wed, Jan 20
Sophie Thompson's birthday
Mafalda Hopkirk (DH1)
Thu, Jan 21
Harry visits the prefects' bathroom with the golden egg and solves the clue
Fri, Jan 22
Sir John Hurt's birthday (RIP)
- “Cedric was a person who exemplified many of the qualities that distinguish Hufflepuff house. He was a good and loyal friend, a hard worker, he valued fair play. His death has affected you all, whether you knew him well or not. I think that you have the right, therefore, to know exactly how it came about. […] Cedric Diggory was murdered by Lord Voldemort.”
- November 19, 2010 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 is released in theaters, becoming the third highest grossing midnight premiere of all time.
Did You Know
- During filming for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, many of the child actors got lice.