HBO Max has unveiled new magical images for “Harry Potter: Return to Hogwarts”, the special reunion with a large part of the cast of the films of the saga. Keep your eyes open, you might recognize some famous faces …
Twenty years already
Twenty years ago, the whole world discovered on a giant screen the little bespectacled wizard imagined by JK Rowling 4 years earlier. Released in France on December 5, 2001, Harry potter and the sorcerer’s stone premiered Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint as Harry, Hermione, and Ron. Three characters that audiences have followed for a decade, in seven other films: The Chamber of Secrets, The Prisoner of Azkaban, The goblet of fire, Order of the Phoenix, The Half-Blood Prince, The Deathly Hallows part 1, The Deathly Hallows part 2.
True icons of pop culture, with whom the public grew up, and which they still take great pleasure in rediscovering. Good news: the Hogwarts Express will resume service in early 2022.
Harry Potter reunion becomes clearer in video
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of the first film, HBO Max announced a few weeks ago the upcoming arrival of a special reunion show dubbed Back to Hogwarts. Modeled on the same model than Friends : Reunion, also broadcast on Warner’s streaming platform, it will offer a good dose of nostalgia to all fans of the magical saga. On the program: the reunion of a large part of the cast in a magical setting, to evoke memories of the shooting.
In a brand new teaser video, HBO Max increases impatience by revealing the first known faces, and especially the full cast. Everything is gathered in these few seconds to put stars in the eyes of the fans: Neville receiving his invitation card, Mr. Weasley in the Hogwarts Express and Hermione, from behind, ready to join track 9 3/4:
In addition to the three stars main, other famous faces from the Harry Potter saga will be present:
Appointment on January 1, 2022 on HBO Max (and probably in the wake in France on Salto!)