HBO Max celebrates the 20th anniversary of the premiere of ‘The Philosopher’s Stone’ with the special ‘Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts’.
HBO Max He continues to warm up his engines for his special for the 20th anniversary from Harry potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. The streaming platform launches the January 1, 2022 Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts, an event in which the actors of the franchise about the young wizard created by JK Rowling return to Hogwarts. Recently, HBO Max published the first ‘teaser’ of this reunion and, now, fans can see the first image of Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint in the Gryffindor common room.
The three actors were in charge of giving life to Hermione, Harry Y Ron in the film saga. Now, 10 years after the premiere of the franchise’s denouement Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, the main trio returns to one of the mythical areas of Hogwarts.
Not only Grint, Watson and Radcliffe return to the College of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The HBO Max special also features the appearance of much of the cast. In this way, we will see at Hogwarts Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange), Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom), Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley), Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid), Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort ), Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge), Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy), Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) and more.
Chris Columbus wants to premiere his three-hour version of ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’ and include Peeves
The special will also feature the presence of Chris Columbus, director of The Philosopher’s Stone and the second installment of the saga The secret chamber. The director has made headlines in recent weeks for some of the statements he has made regarding the franchise. For example, he has acknowledged that he would like to adapt to the cinema, with the original cast, the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Also that he wants to release the three-hour version of The Philosopher’s Stone in which the poltergeist appears Peeves.
After the end of the story of Harry, Ron and Hermione on the big screen, the magical world created by Rowling continues with the prequel saga Fantastic animals starring Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander. The April 15, 2022 premieres Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets, third installment of the franchise. This film, directed by David Yates, retells Jude Law as a young man Albus Dumbledore and marks the debut of Mads Mikkelsen as the villain Gellert Grindelwald.
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