New Images & Details for the “Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Returns to Hogwarts” Special Coming to HBO Max

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The cast of the Harry Potter franchise

The Max Original retrospective special, Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts, invites fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time. Daniel RadcliffeRupert GrintEmma Watson will reunite, together with other esteemed cast members and filmmakers across all eight Harry Potter films. In celebration of the anniversary of the franchise’s first film, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, this unique television event includes brand new cast discussions, insights from the creative team behind the magic, and comments from creator J.K. Rowling.

New Images & Details for the "Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Returns to Hogwarts" Special Coming to HBO Max

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A synopsis for the special from HBO Max shares, “The retrospective special will tell an enchanting making-of story through all-new in-depth interviews and cast conversations, inviting fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time.

It has been an incredible journey since the debut of the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone film, and witnessing how it has evolved into this remarkable interconnected universe has been magical to say the least. This retrospective is a tribute to everyone whose lives were touched by this cultural phenomenon-from the talented cast and crew who poured their heart and soul into this extraordinary film franchise to the passionate fans who continue to keep the Wizarding World spirit alive 20 years later,” previously shared Tom Ascheim, President, Warner Bros. Global Kids, Young Adults and Classics.

Related: New Trailer Revealed for ‘Return to Hogwarts’ Special Coming to HBO Max

Set to appear in the Return to Hogwarts special are original cast members Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, Tom Felton, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Mark Williams, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, Ian Hart, Toby Jones, Matthew Lewis, Evanna Lynch, producer David Heyman and filmmakers Chris Columbus, Alfonso Cuarón, Mike Newell and David Yates.

Return to Hogwarts will premiere exclusively on HBO Max on January 1, 2022. In the meantime, check out the official trailer below:

Be sure to check back here at Chip and Company for updates and all things Wizarding World!

Featured Photo Credit – Source: Warner Bros / HBO Max


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