Harry Potter ‘Return to Hogwarts’ Reunion Special Coming to HBO Max

Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson are reuniting for “Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts,” a new anniversary special coming to HBO Max.

According to Variety, the trio will join with other cast members from all eight “Harry Potter” films including Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, Imelda Staunton, Tom Felton, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Mark Williams, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, Matthew Lewis, Evanna Lynch, and Ian Hart, and more.

The feature 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, ” according to HBO Max. 

Don’t have HBO Max?  The special also will air on WarnerMedia’s TBS and Cartoon Network in spring 2022.

An exclusive first look at the special will debut during the premiere of Harry Potter: Hogwarts Tournament of Houses on Nov. 28 (8:00 p.m. ET/PT) on TBS and Cartoon Network. The bracket-style quiz competition, hosted by Helen Mirren, will feature fans competing to take home the Tournament of Houses championship trophy and will feature magical cameos by Harry Potter film alumni Tom Felton, Simon Fisher-Becker, Shirley Henderson and Luke Youngblood, as well as superfans Pete Davidson and Jay Leno.

“Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts” will premiere on HBO Max on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1, 2022.

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