MyLeaky Login

Join the largest Harry Potter Social Network on the Web! | FAQ

In the News

David Yates to Direct "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?"

DH Film
Posted by: sue
February 19, 2008, 06:11 PM

There is a new report online today regarding the possibility of David Yates returning to direct Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Children's author Lois Lowry has updated her blog with an entry regarding Mr. Yates who she had hoped would be directing the film version of her book "The Giver," but has now declined in order to helm movie seven in the Harry Potter series. Lois Lowry writes:

"David Yates, the director currently working on the next Harry Potter film, was supposed to begin The Giver film next. But he has just decided he wants to do the final Harry Potter first, thereby postponing The Giver by several years.

As reported previously, David Yates is working on Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince which is currently in production in London, England, and has been one of the many names previously rumored to direct the final Harry Potter movie. Readers will also recall that we recently heard from producers David Barron and David Heyman who said that a few directors were under consideration for the job, and that we would hear more on the status of a director and a possibility of a two- part Deathly Hallows film soon. As exciting as this news is, please consider this a rumor until we receive confirmation from Warner Brothers. Thanks very much Dani!

Previous Article | Next Article Browse all Recent DH Film News


Posted by Lucky on February 19, 2008, 10:17 PM report to moderator
Lance Unrau
Posted by Lance Unrau on February 19, 2008, 10:22 PM report to moderator
Posted by Kelly on February 19, 2008, 10:26 PM report to moderator
Posted by Hannah on February 19, 2008, 10:31 PM report to moderator
Posted by Hannah on February 19, 2008, 10:33 PM report to moderator
Posted by Neil on February 19, 2008, 10:34 PM report to moderator
Posted by Mike on February 19, 2008, 10:49 PM report to moderator
Posted by Mike on February 19, 2008, 10:57 PM report to moderator
Posted by meek on February 19, 2008, 10:57 PM report to moderator
Posted by sarah on February 19, 2008, 10:59 PM report to moderator
Serge Gingras
Posted by Serge Gingras on February 19, 2008, 11:02 PM report to moderator
Bruce Roberts
Posted by Bruce Roberts on February 19, 2008, 11:09 PM report to moderator
Posted by Dennis on February 19, 2008, 11:11 PM report to moderator
Posted by LemonFaerie on February 19, 2008, 11:12 PM report to moderator
Posted by Jerry on February 19, 2008, 11:13 PM report to moderator
You must be logged in to MyLeaky to comment. Please click here to log in.

Finding Hogwarts
PotterCast Interviews Jo Rowling! Click here to Listen! The Books Everything...Half-Blood Prince...and the rest of the HP Films Leaky Apps
Learn to knit your own 'Weasley Sweater'. Learn to brew your own 'Butterbeer'. Find out how at Leaky Crafts!

Guess That Book

"No one would have made me a prefect, I spent too much time in detention with James. Lupin was the good boy, he got the badge."[br]"I think Dumbledore might have hoped that I would be able to exercise some control over my best friends," said Lupin. "I nee

Scribbulus Essay Project

Issue 28 - Aug. 2014

Scribbulus is THE place for Leaky Cauldron readers to submit their essays and opinion pieces!
See more over at Scribbulus!