Harry Potter Actors Mentioned in “Premiere” Magazine


Mar 17, 2006

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The new issue of Premiere Magazine contains a list of the 100 Greatest Performances of All Time, and includes several of the actors who also star in the Harry Potter films. Included on this list are:

  • 75. Julie Christie (Madame Rosmerta) for her role as Diana Taylor in the movie Darling
  • 62. Gary Oldman (Sirius Black) for his role as Sid Vicious in Sid & Nancy
  • 61. Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort) for his role as Amon Goeth in Schindler’s List
  • 52. Emma Thompson (Prof. Trelawney) for her role as Miss Kenton in The Remains of the Day

Update: In an online only feature, Premiere continues the list with performances ranked 101 to 200, and that group also includes the following:

  • John Hurt (Mr. Ollivander) for his role as John Merrick/The Elephant Man in The Elephant Man
  • Dame Maggie Smith (Prof. McGonagall) for her role as Jean Brodie in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
  • David Thewlis (Prof. Lupin) for his role as Johnny in Naked

Later in the magazine, there is a feature on the Sundance film festival, and you can also see a new photo of actor Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) with the cast of his new film Friends with Money. The April issue of Premiere is on sale now.

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