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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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239 Points

Dang! He’s gonna die
He was a good Madeye though..
Good job Brendan Gleeson!

Posted by gemini_black on September 23, 2009, 08:43 PM report to moderator
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He was a great mad eye..its so sad that he died, and its so sad that much of the cast are going to be completing their time on Harry Potter, it’ll soon be over :(

It’ll be alive in out hearts forever!

Posted by TheGriff [ROAR!] on September 24, 2009, 08:25 AM report to moderator
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2661 Points

Too bad Moody’s gone… But congratulations to Gleeson for the Emmy!

Posted by Wingardium Leviosa ❄WBM❄ on September 24, 2009, 12:56 PM report to moderator
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That’s going to be an incredibly sad scene. :’(

Posted by PhoenixFlight [ITC!] on September 24, 2009, 02:34 PM report to moderator
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I wonder how they’re gonna do it in the movie. In the book, we don’t even see him die, it’s just Bill who tells the others about it when they get back to the Burrrow. Do you think they’re actually going to show his death?

Posted by Boy With A Lightning Scar on September 26, 2009, 06:33 AM report to moderator
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No one could have done the Moody role like him. He was great!

Posted by danaskeeter *ROAR!* on September 27, 2009, 04:15 PM report to moderator
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Cool! I’m sure he’ll do a great job in DH!

Posted by The Half-Blood Princess on September 28, 2009, 02:33 PM report to moderator
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I wish Mad-Eye could have lived.

Posted by Nagini's dinner on February 09, 2010, 01:15 PM report to moderator
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