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Brendan Gleeson Completes Filming as Mad-Eye for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
September 21, 2009, 07:33 AM

The mighty Auror has fallen and his journey in the magical world is now complete. This word comes as actor Brendan Gleeson has announced he has finished his role as legendary Auror Mad-Eye Moody in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Noting that he completed filming less than two weeks ago, the Hollywood Reporter cites "Gleeson noted he just wrapped filming "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" and bid farewell to his Mad-Eye Moody. "I waved goodbye to him a week and a half ago. It was great fun, playing Mad-Eye was a hoot."

Actor Brendan Gleeson made these remarks in the press room last night as he was celebrating his win at the Emmys  as "Best Actor in a Mini-series" for his role as Winston Churchill in the HBO special "Into the Storm." You can see photos of the actor at the Emmy Awards here from Getty. Congratulations Brendan Gleeson!

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49 Points

It is too bad that Mad Eye had to die. But Mr Gleeson did a wonderful job in that Mini Series and I congratulate him on his well deserved Emmy

Posted by protoj76 on September 21, 2009, 11:30 AM report to moderator
29 Points

its gonna be so sad when he dies…1st?

Posted by donkeycharz on September 21, 2009, 11:30 AM report to moderator
437 Points

That’s to bad, he was amazing as Mad Eye.

Posted by LadySidi on September 21, 2009, 11:35 AM report to moderator
804 Points

I hope they keep his death exactly like it is in the book and they don’t change it in order to try and add some dramatic scene.

Posted by potter2005 on September 21, 2009, 11:35 AM report to moderator
2702 Points

Oh no, I’m so going to cry during the movie! :D

Posted by Mairéad on September 21, 2009, 11:37 AM report to moderator
36743 Points

Moody lives

Posted by simos girl {WBM} ~Lemon~ on September 21, 2009, 11:38 AM report to moderator
1585 Points

Awwww… RIP Moody…

Posted by axlgirl [FTC!] on September 21, 2009, 11:40 AM report to moderator
355 Points

What does that mean, “Moody lives”? He dies. Hope they actually manage to capture the death-scenes right in this movie!
Congrats to Gleeson for the Emmy!

Posted by Lisbry on September 21, 2009, 11:41 AM report to moderator
209 Points

omg sad news!!!!

Posted by Picazo on September 21, 2009, 11:42 AM report to moderator
80450 Points

It means he lives on in our memories… Well done Brendan!

Posted by Won_Two on September 21, 2009, 11:49 AM report to moderator
7475 Points

aw no…it’s like losing him all over again!

I can imagine ebing Moody would be so much fun though…

Posted by Luce-Lupin !~ROAR~! on September 21, 2009, 11:50 AM report to moderator
7475 Points

and i never noticed that was him in Into the Storm…

he really is a terrific actors! Churchill must have been big shoes to fill

Posted by Luce-Lupin !~ROAR~! on September 21, 2009, 11:52 AM report to moderator
385 Points

Goodbye Moody! :(

Posted by MiliMalfoy [FTC!] on September 21, 2009, 11:56 AM report to moderator
4056 Points

I thought he was brilliant in GoF. I always looked forward to his scenes. It’s a pity he’s gone. : (

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on September 21, 2009, 12:00 PM report to moderator
594 Points

I’m happy for his Emmy but maaaaan it’s sad to read about actors completing their work in the HP movies! :’-(

Posted by MischiefManaged on September 21, 2009, 12:15 PM report to moderator
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