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Helena Bonham Carter to Film as Bellatrix for Shell Cottage Scenes (Updated)

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Posted by: sue
May 11, 2009, 06:50 AM

*Update: The Western Telegraph has a small photo from the set today, and noted that Dan Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter and Evanna Lynch all signed autographs and shirts. TLC has a full report and pics coming very soon, stay tuned!

Yesterday we first told you various cast members had arrived for location filming on Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Another cast member has now arrived, Helena Bonham Carter who will be filming her role as Bellatrix Lestrange. Readers will recall of course the dramatic encounter she has with Dobby at the end of Malfoy Manor before they apparate to Shell Cottage, and Hermione does later transform as Bellatrix for the trip to Gringotts. Wales Online reports that Helena made a stop to fill up her car before traveling onward to Pembrokeshire, where as we know, filming is now underway at Freshwater Beach in Wales. TLC has crews in the area, and we will be posting photos shortly, stay tuned!

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88 Comments

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1925 Points

oh i was trying to remember why bellatrix would be there but hermione is her. :)

Posted by Parkinsonpansy on May 11, 2009, 04:06 PM report to moderator
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1925 Points

oh i was trying to remember why bellatrix would be there but hermione is her. :)

Posted by Parkinsonpansy on May 11, 2009, 04:06 PM report to moderator
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4151 Points

ooo neaaat! :D

Posted by mai {beatnik owl} on May 11, 2009, 04:37 PM report to moderator
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2661 Points

Cool!

Posted by Wingardium Leviosa ❄WBM❄ on May 11, 2009, 04:50 PM report to moderator
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820 Points

I am really looking forward to Hermione pretending to be Bellatrix!

Posted by I've got a theory... *ROAR* on May 11, 2009, 04:58 PM report to moderator
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315 Points

Awsome!. I can’t wait to see her playing Hermione pretending to be Bella.

Posted by Ilzairspar on May 11, 2009, 05:47 PM report to moderator
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I just can’t wait to see how Helen BC acts as nervous Hermione polyjuiced as Bltrx :)

Posted by nibbler on May 11, 2009, 06:12 PM report to moderator
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3590 Points

Helena Bonham Carter is so killer!!!

Posted by Big B [ROAR FTW] on May 11, 2009, 06:58 PM report to moderator
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580 Points

great! gringotts:confirmed :D

Posted by weasleyalltheway(rrooaarr!) on May 11, 2009, 07:06 PM report to moderator
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24135 Points

THat is such good news! :)

Posted by hermyone*ROAR* on May 11, 2009, 07:09 PM report to moderator
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765 Points

I was just thinking, ‘what on earth is Bellatrix doing at Shell Cottage?’ but of course, it will be Polyjuiced Hermione. At least, I hope so!

Posted by Verity Weasley on May 11, 2009, 07:54 PM report to moderator
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6352 Points

I saw HBC in “Sweeney Todd”. She was SERIOUSLY disturbed in that film too. She’s also a SERIOUSLY good actress.

Posted by KB Prez [ROAR!] on May 11, 2009, 10:35 PM report to moderator
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I am so glad they are doing two parts, that way great bits like this are still kept in the movie! Just superb!!

Posted by Holey on May 11, 2009, 11:03 PM report to moderator
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I wonder how Helena Bonham Carter’ll act as the disguised Hermione. I mean, will she retain her voice or use Hermione’s voice? Anyway, I’m looking forward to it. :)

Posted by filipina_bookworm ^ChoCoLAte^ *ROAR!* on May 12, 2009, 01:03 AM report to moderator
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652 Points

it’s an awesome scene, can’t wait!

Posted by copimione is ROAR [OoM4] on May 12, 2009, 01:43 AM report to moderator
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