Posted on Tuesday, December 1st, by Russ Fischer. There was that photo of Harry walking around in a misty forest that showed up many months ago, but this is the first official look at the heroic trio of Harry Daniel Radcliffe , Ron Rupert Grint and Hermione Emma Watson. All that the paper gives out is that most of the film takes place outside of Hogwarts and that director David Yates describes it as more grounded in reality. Producer David Heyman even calls it a road movie. Harry Potter road trip, yay! Is releasing this photo now meant to be a bit of an antidote to Twilight? Perhaps a tactic to spur book and DVD sales of Potter merch? Nearly a year to wait, then, but at least you can print out this photo and keep it under your pillow for the next few months.
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It has been sixteen years since we were first introduced to the wizard-world of Hogwarts, its star pupil, Harry Potter, and his classmates on film; then, another six years since we saw the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows: Part 2. In fact, it was a cast of relatively unknown child stars you You see, J. Rowling was very specific in requesting that most of the character roles be cast to people of British descent. This turned out to be the right call, however, especially considering how beloved Harry Potter stars came to be. Everything fits just right.
Surprisingly well, for Hollywood, at least , Watson has remained relatively modest. Emma Watson is an actress, activist, and model. For years, that was her only major appearance on the silver screen. But after filming wrapped up for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2 , Watson was suddenly free to pursue other roles. Because she grew up in the public eye, Emma originally had a lot of hesitations about showing off her body. Years later, her stance changed. She admitted to Hello!
After nearly seven years since the last Harry Potter movie was released, the series and it's characters are still some of the most recognizable on this planet. Even though we haven't seen the Harry, Ron, and Hermione we've grown up with in quite a while, the actors behind those roles have moved on to many different projects over the years. We've all seen them at their best on the screen and on the red carpet, however you may not have seen them some of these contexts. Here are 20 pics of the Harry Potter cast that will have you looking at them in quite a different light.