Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint are again collectively within the Gryffindor widespread room for the primary time in years in a brand new take a look at HBO Max’s upcoming Harry Potter reunion particular.
Harry Potter twentieth Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts is not going to solely convey again Radcliffe, Grint, and Watson, however different Potter movie alumni. Confirmed friends embody Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange), Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid), Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy), Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley), Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley), Alfred Enoch (Dean Thomas), Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom), and Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood). Not solely will this particular embody all-new interviews and solid dialog, it’s additionally purported to be a “magical first-person journey” by means of the Potter movies.
The twentieth anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone arrives at a controversial time for the franchise. Whereas new movies set within the Wizarding World proceed to be made — with the newest Fantastic Beasts film hitting theaters subsequent April — many former followers have actively disavowed the sequence as a consequence of creator J.K. Rowling’s stance on trans rights. Rowling is not going to be within the reunion particular, although Warner Bros. has stated she will appear in archive footage.
Harry Potter twentieth Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts will premiere on HBO Max on January 1.