Since the release of the final installment in the Harry Potter movie franchise in 2011, fans of the series have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of the next installment. Now, their wait is over, as the release date for the movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” has been announced.
Anticipation for “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”
The “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is a two-part stage play written by Jack Thorne and based on a story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Thorne. It first premiered in London’s West End in 2016, and opened on Broadway in 2018. The play is set 19 years after the events of the seventh book and follows the story of Albus Potter, the son of Harry and Ginny Potter, as he grapples with his family’s legacy.
The play has been well-received by both critics and audiences alike, garnering several awards, including nine Olivier Awards and six Tony Awards. As such, the announcement of the movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” has been met with much excitement and anticipation.
Release Date for the Movie Adaptation
The movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is set to be released on July 15th, 2022. Warner Bros. Pictures has also confirmed that the movie will be released in both 3D and IMAX.
It is expected that the movie will be divided into two parts, much like the stage play. The first part of the movie will focus on Albus Potter and his struggles, while the second part will explore the consequences of his actions.
Confirmed Cast Members
The movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” will feature a star-studded cast of both veteran and new actors.
The confirmed cast members include:
- Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander
- Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter
- Jamie Parker as Albus Potter
- Noma Dumezweni as Hermione Granger
- Poppy Miller as Ginny Potter
- Paul Thornley as Ron Weasley
- Sam Clemmett as Scorpius Malfoy
The cast is expected to be expanded in the coming months, as the production team continues to add more actors to the project.
The release date for the movie adaptation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” has been met with much excitement from fans of the series. With an all