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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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113 Comments

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Thank you, Brendan, for bringing Mad-Eye to life so well!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on September 21, 2009, 05:39 PM report to moderator
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Thank you, Brendan, for bringing Mad-Eye to life so well!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on September 21, 2009, 05:39 PM report to moderator
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487 Points

He was great in OotP. He portrays Moody perfectly!

Posted by LulubelleI {WBM} on September 21, 2009, 06:04 PM report to moderator
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He has done a great job as Moody, its sad hes done but it will be even more sad when Emma, Dan, and Rupert are done

Posted by madman1277 on September 21, 2009, 06:55 PM report to moderator
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Good Bye Moody! :*o(

Posted by johndeeregirl12 on September 21, 2009, 06:56 PM report to moderator
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Thats sad!
Hes such a great person.

Posted by Rodinius Black on September 21, 2009, 06:56 PM report to moderator
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It’s so sad that Mad-Eye had to die =(

Posted by nevertickleasleepingdragon on September 21, 2009, 07:01 PM report to moderator
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gleeson did a great job as moody!
itll be sad to see him go in the films, and watch other actors wrap up on set

Posted by Beckster235 on September 21, 2009, 07:24 PM report to moderator
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Awwwwww. I loved Moody

Posted by kyramp on September 21, 2009, 07:25 PM report to moderator
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aww… i don’t like seeing these posts, its going to be sad to see when everyone is done filming!

Posted by HattFerg on September 21, 2009, 07:29 PM report to moderator
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Reading that made me sad. :(

Posted by blue_rogue on September 21, 2009, 07:35 PM report to moderator
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Thank you Gleeson for so faithfully portraying Mad-eye for all of us out here. It certainly is going to be odd seeing more and more cast members saying goodbye to the characters that some of them have been playing for years. This is the beggining of a very bittersweet moment as we prepare oursleves for the last movies, I am just so glad that we, as fans, have been so lucky to have such magnificent actors and people that have been bringing HP to the silver screen for so long.

Posted by Blatcher(ROAR) on September 21, 2009, 07:37 PM report to moderator
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It became quite a shock for me when I read the book.

Posted by NipintheAir on September 21, 2009, 07:45 PM report to moderator
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Wow.. i can’t believe he’s actually going to leave HP movies.. even though he was just in two movies.. :(

Posted by yuelovesirius15 <3Ģяуffỉη∂٥я <3 on September 21, 2009, 07:58 PM report to moderator
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It’s so sad when we find out that Moody died!:’(

Posted by lightningwolf[ROAR!] on September 21, 2009, 08:08 PM report to moderator
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