The stars of Harry Potter have finally reunited 20 years after filming Philosopher’s Stone together – which was the first movie in the iconic franchise.
In Harry Potter: Return to Hogwarts, Director Chris Columbus will reunite with the cast, including Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), and Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) to look back on the past 20 years.
But when does the highly-anticipated reunion episode air, and how can you watch it in the UK?
Here is all you need to know before booking your train for the Hogwarts Express.
When is the Harry Potter reunion release date?
The wait is finally over, as the Harry Potter reunion special is available to watch today, January 1, 2022.
How to watch the Harry Potter reunion in the UK
You can stream the special on Sky and NOW right this second, as it dropped at 8.05am this morning.
The reunion will also air tonight at 8pm on Sky Showcase.
Who features in the Harry Potter reunion?
In addition to Radcliffe, Watson, and Grint, the Harry Potter reunion special brings back:
- Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange)
- Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid)
- Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy)
- Gary Oldman (Sirius Black)
- Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge)
- Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy)
- James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley)
- Mark Williams (Arthur Weasley)
- Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley)
- Alfred Enoch (Dean Thomas)
- Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom)
- Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood)
- Ian Hart (Quirinus Quirrell)
And many more.
Franchise directors Chris Columbus, Alfonso Cuarón, Mike Newell, and David Yates will also be present, alongside Harry Potter producer David Heyman.
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is not involved with Harry Potter: Return to Hogwarts, though she does appear through archival footage.
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts is available to stream on New Year’s Day on Sky and NOW.
Credit: Original article published here.