Harry potter fandom goes beyond knowing the facts and the characters. For Potterheads, it’s an emotion that transcends to become a kind of cult. JK Rowling’s creation revolves around the journey of an 11-year-old orphan Harry who grows up to find he is a wizard, his life at Hogwarts and all of his adventures shaped the childhoods of many who grew up In the 90s.
With the fandom continuing to grow, even today, Harry potter books and films have captured the attention and interest of young and old alike around the world. While many of us felt a sense of belonging to one of the Hogwarts houses, others assigned houses to nearby houses based on their characteristics.
Additionally, by correctly remembering the magic spells and correct pronunciation of “Wingardium Leviosa”, we all believed they were true, would work in our world, and looked down upon muggles who just couldn’t understand us.
From the first book Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published in 1997 in the UK, which was subsequently distributed by Scholastic under the title Harry potter and the sorcerer’s stone in the United States, the fan base is growing every day. Even several celebrities have admitted to being a Potterhead as they continue to show their love and obsession with the fantasy series.
Here are 10 Potterhead Celebrities Who Give Us Major Harry Potter Goals
Zendaya and Tom Holland
the Spider-Man: No Path Home the stars can be safely called wizards themselves to know every detail of the Harry potter franchise. By pronouncing the names of Ron Weasley’s rat, Hagrid’s dog, and even Neville Longbottom’s toad, Zendaya and Tom Holland can easily beat some of the greatest Potterheads.
In an interview with BBC Radio 1 on December 10, host Ali Plumb put his knowledge to the test with some of the toughest questions. By the way Holland responded to them, it wouldn’t be a stretch to say that he knows “more about Harry Potter than JK Rowling”.
Zendaya later confessed, “It’s so funny now that you say that… It’s a visceral memory,” after Plumb called the quiz an “unfair lesson.”
Holland expressed our opinion when he said, “I remember it all. But when I was in school and you told me “do a simultaneous equation”, my brain was like – no, that doesn’t happen. But I can tell you all the Horcruxes, everything.
The former One Direction member (also known as 1D) can’t contain his love and enthusiasm for Harry Potter, and it is clear from the way he spoke about the films in his tweet. One Direction had visited the Harry Potter World in 2014 while they were going to perform on the Today’s show. Since then, the former band members have posted several fan moments and even dressed up as their favorite character from the show.
I’m not gonna lie, I’m obsessed with Harry Potter now, I’ve watched 5 movies in 3 days since going on the studio tour!
– Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) July 27, 2014
According to She, Niall was also revealed to be a Slytherin. Just like all of us Potterheads, it’s obvious that this 1D member is obsessed with the world of wizardry and wizardry.
Another former member of the 1D group, also Liam Payne, is a serious Potterhead who couldn’t keep his cool after visiting the Harry Potter universe. He even celebrated his birthday in August 2015 with a cake that looked like a stack of spell books.
We knew the obsession was real when he announced that he had purchased the Weasely family’s blue flying car – a Ford Anglia – which was used during the filming of the 2002 film, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
In fact, on Nick Grimshaw Breakfast show on Radio 1, Liam said, “I bought the Harry potter car, and I put it in my garden. Do you know the blue car, the flying one? I bought one because I’m a bit of a geek. And then comes this confession:
I would like to be Harry Potter
– Liam ️ (@LiamPayne) Aug 4, 2015
The singer also performed a huge line of Hagrid’s hut in the courtyard of the sumptuous house in which he lives with his fiancée Maya Henry.
From one of the most lucrative fantasy series that has dominated screens for eight seasons to another universe of fantasy and magic, the obsession with us, viewers and fans, is utterly unsurpassed. But what happens when Game of thrones (GOT) actor who played a central character confesses his love for Harry potter movie theater ? Kit Harrington expressing his desire to work in a Harry potter flick is sufficient proof of his interest and enthusiasm for cinema.
Game of Thrones Harrington Kit Says He “Always Wanted To Be Harry Potter” https://t.co/a45VWjjpYh
– People (@people) September 9, 2018
During an appearance at ACE Comic Con in 2019, the actor revealed that he would like to play the character of Severus Snape – Harry Antagonist played incredibly by the late actor Alan Rickman – in a Marauders prequel film in the Harry potter universe. The film is said to be based on Harry’s father, James Potter, and others.
Kit Harrington added, “Snape is the best character ever. Snape’s Story. Severus Snape is the most tragic, the most wonderful, the most brilliant… He is a character that you hate, but end up loving. He’s just phenomenal. I don’t think I’m good for him, so I’ll play Sirius. But, whoever plays Snape, he’s a great character.
It truly takes an incredible amount of love and passion for a loyal fan to name all of their pets after Harry Potter characters.
Singer and songwriter Ariana Grande is revealed to be this obsessed fan. the Worse behavior The singer named her three dogs Sirius Black, Snape and Lily, who play Harry’s godfather, teacher and mother respectively in the films.
In 2018, when she was engaged to Pete Davidson, the couple made it official by appearing in Hogwarts dressing gowns. On that note, it’s quite interesting that when most Potterheads insist they belong to Gryffindor, Ariana holds the ground to proudly belong to Slytherin.
If that wasn’t enough, she has several Harry Potter Inspired Tattoos – ‘Always’ and ‘Lumos’, among many others.
Nothing can be better than a die-hard Harry Potter fan marrying an actor from the wizarding films. This is exactly what happened to Margot Robbie. the Suicide Squad and The wolf of Wall Street the actress married Tom Ackerley, who played a student at Hogwarts, in 2016.
The character of Ackerly is remembered as the student who was pushed by Draco Malfoy when the latter wanted to take a closer look at Buckbeak in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Tom also appeared as a student in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
the Harry potter fan of the series had once revealed that due to his obsession with books and movies, his friends invited a Harry potter-a themed stripper for her bachelorette party. Margot had also said that she read the books at night before going to bed, as they helped her calm down.
Is it always late to join and obsess over one of the greatest fantasy fandoms? Absolutely not. Singer and songwriter Camila Cabello took the Potterheads train in 2015.
IS IT TOO LATE TO JOIN THE HARRY POTTER FANDOM
– camila (@Camila_Cabello) January 17, 2015
During her 2018 visit to Christ Church College in Oxford – one of Hogwarts’ famous film sets – the childlike glow in her eyes shows just how much of a fan she is. Camila took her followers for a studio tour as she shared photos and videos of the sites.
From being in awe of the “Hogwarts Dining Room” to making her best impression of Hermione Granger while staging a scene in the hallway of the Wizarding School, Camila is like a child lost in a candy store. .
THE REAL HOGWARD DINING ROOM !!!!!!!!!!! pic.twitter.com/8rTyZhf6yc
– camila (@Camila_Cabello) December 19, 2018
In an interview with Capital FM host Jimmy Hill, to her dismay she was sorted into the Slytherin house, even though she believed she was a true Blue Gryffindor. After the rapid fire, which decided her fate, Camila sighed and asked, “What did I say that would make you think I was Slytherin?”
Selena Gomez’s 2011 tweet and Facebook posts from her visit to Harry Potter’s land in Orlando are what all of us fans crave.
Sipping a delicious buttery ale, this too at the actual set on a day off, is every Potterhead’s dream come true. an ardent Gryffindor partisan, the Let someone go The singer also wore a red and yellow Gryffindor scarf in one of her posts from her visit to Universal Studios.
Dwayne’s ‘The Rock’ Johnson Instagram posts in June showed just how Harry potter the fan he was when he took his daughters to Universal Studios Hollywood – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park.
Hugging them through the theme park has been an unforgettable experience, said an enthusiastic Johnson. In his post, he then thanked the staff at Universal Studios and expressed how excited he was to see others revisiting their childhood favorite after the government eased COVID-19 restrictions.
In addition, in 2016, the The fate of the furious The actor tweeted that he was a proud Hufflepuff.
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