British actress Emma Watson on Wednesday confirmed the release date of Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts.
Taking to Instagram, the Little Women star shared the trailer of Harry Potter 20th anniversary TV special and announced that it will be broadcast on Jan 01, 2022 on streaming platform HBO Max.
She posted the trailer with caption Had to break out the Time Turner one last time for this Return To Hogwarts streaming only on @hbomax.
The release date of the Return to Hogwarts was confirmed at the end of the trailer.
Millions of fans have reacted to the post.
According to Reuters, Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint are reuniting with other cast members from the blockbuster film franchise for a special 20th anniversary TV retrospective.
Accio For the HBO Max special, cast members including Daniel Radcliffe Rupert Grint and Emma Watson will revisit the film franchise alongside filmmaker Chris Columbus.
Twenty years after the release of Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone, cast members including Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson will reunite to discuss the making of the film. A special called Harry Potter 20th Anniversary. Return to Hogwarts premieres Jan. 1 on HBO Max and will feature in depth interviews and cast conversations. Warner Media said in a statement Tuesday.
Cast members from across all eight Harry Potter films will appear, including Helena Bonham Carter Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs Gary Oldman, Tom Felton, Bonnie Wright and Evanna Lynch. Filmmaker Chris Columbus will be there, but J.K. Rowling whose books spawned the franchise will not attend, notes The Hollywood Reporter. Rowling will however appear in archival footage THR reports.