ABC Family to Air “Harry Potter Weekend” in December


Nov 18, 2007

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The ABC Family television channel is once again set to air a Harry Potter weekend as part of their “Countdown to 25 Days to Christmas” special. “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” is set to air Friday November 30 at 7:30pm (ET), followed by “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” on Saturday, December 1 at 7pm (ET), and then finally “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” on Sunday, December 2 at 6pm”Prisoner of Azkaban” will also be re-broadcast on December 13 at 8pm (ET) as well. You can see a video promoting their countdown special, as well as clips from each of the three films via this link. Please note: As TLC reported back in September, WB is planning an extensive media campaign promoting the release of the “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” DVD here in the US and Canada on December 11, and they will be advertising on ABC Family Channel, MTV, and in Entertainment Weekly and People magazine. We will update with more on any new ads for the OotP DVD as soon as we can.

On a related note, our video galleries have been updated with some recent interviews and clips from the UK press launch of the “Order of the Phoenix,” here (see right hand side for the many videos). Also, our image galleries now has captures of the new Harry Potter here.

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