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Tom Felton, Matt Lewis, James and Oliver Phelps To Attend West End Live HBP Launch This Weekend

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Posted by: sue
June 17, 2009, 02:04 PM

As part of the continuing build up to the release of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, actors Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom) and the Weasley Twins, James and Oliver Phelps will be appearing in person in Leicester Square, London, England this Friday June 19th. Their appearance is part of a "West End Live" Launch that is part of the ongoing MSN tour we've told you about previously. The press release states the following:

To celebrate the forthcoming release of HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF BLOOD PRINCE, the sixth instalment in the Harry Potter series, Warner Bros. Pictures have created a magical tour which will roll into Leicester Square, on Thursday, 18th - Sunday, 21st June. Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley) and Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) will attend the West End Live launch on Friday, 19th June.

On Thursday, 18th and Friday, 19th June the tour will be running for prize winners only. On Saturday, 20th and Sunday, 21st June the tour will be run on a first come, first served basis. Everyone who walks through the Harry Potter experience will have the chance to see a selection of the original production sets, some of the iconic costumes as worn by Harry Potter and Dumbledore and props that will include an original Firebolt broomstick.

Prize winners only will have the opportunity to perform a spell "on-camera" and this will be entered into a separate competition to win the ultimate prize. One lucky winner will have an unforgettable film experience: They will win the chance to visit Leavesden Studios in England to see the Harry Potter sets and a chance to appear in one of the final Harry Potter films.

The press release also has more about the release of the film Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and the tour specifically  in London, England.

HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF BLOOD PRINCE will open across the UK on Wednesday 15th July 2009

London Dates:

June 18 Thurs Leicester Square (ticketed)
June 19 Fri Leicester Square (ticketed)
June 20 Sat West End Live - Leicester Square(open to public/no recording)
June 21 Sun West End Live - Leicester Square(open to public/no recording)
June 22 Mon London - Sydenha
Reminder: As TLC first reported this morning, the UK edition of the official Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince website has been updated with a slew of new posters, wall papers and buddy icons, as well as new previews of the score to HBP by Nicholas Hooper. No word on when the US site will be updated; more on that when it happens!

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502 Points

OOO wish I could go. Those guys are awesome! I’m sure everyone will have LOTS of fun!

Posted by Olivia Elaine a.k.a Agent Pomplamoose on June 18, 2009, 02:37 AM report to moderator
8256 Points

Oh to be in London! 29 more days!

Posted by spicefan78 OoM1 {ROAR!} on June 18, 2009, 03:19 AM report to moderator
3703 Points

Why don’t I live in the UK? :( Have fun to those who do go!

Posted by Christine on June 18, 2009, 03:21 AM report to moderator
80450 Points

I want to see pictures!!! lol

Posted by Won_Two on June 18, 2009, 03:26 AM report to moderator
2801 Points

Sounds great!
To all those who will be there : enjoy! …On my behalf too, as I do not live in London…not even in the UK

Posted by snowyowl77 on June 18, 2009, 04:09 AM report to moderator
2573 Points

Good luck to our Leaky friends in the UK!! :)

Posted by ErinM {Roar} on June 18, 2009, 04:24 AM report to moderator
44049 Points

Good luck guys.

Posted by Dolemite [FTC!] on June 18, 2009, 04:31 AM report to moderator
93 Points

That’s so cool!!! OMG HBP IS ALMOST HERE!!!

Posted by Jesicurz93 on June 18, 2009, 04:39 AM report to moderator
2792 Points

I cant believe i missed Edinburgh when i was near the city that day and Manchester as i was working that day… How Frustrated????

Posted by Snunkiebrian (Gold Marauder46) on June 18, 2009, 05:20 AM report to moderator
360 Points

picspicspics…..great news :)

Posted by potterrock on June 18, 2009, 06:29 AM report to moderator
7393 Points

Oh my,it´s so close!

Posted by saffran { roar } on June 18, 2009, 07:03 AM report to moderator
4603 Points


Posted by placebowiz on June 18, 2009, 07:06 AM report to moderator
835 Points

Lucky for those who live in the UK. I wish it was me. Good luck to all who enter!

Posted by Gryffindor Cutie on June 18, 2009, 07:56 AM report to moderator
460 Points

another reason to be in london… :sighs: eh i’m stuck in florida…

Posted by kingdom on June 18, 2009, 09:29 AM report to moderator
4452 Points

awww man!! still in lagos!!!

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