Another week, another set of new and entertaining projects on the horizon for our “Potter” cast members! In this week’s Casting News, we jump into a river of chocolate with David Heyman, lament the “Harry Potter” song that never was, and get “Real?/Honest?/Justice?” with young Sirius Black!
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)
- “We teachers are rather good at magic, you know.”
- June 15, 2003 – 7,000 copies of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix are stolen prior to its release, sparking controversy over the security of the books and the likelihood of a spoiler leak.
Did You Know
- “Dumbledore” is an early modern English word for “bumblebee.”