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New Poster Book Interviews: Evanna Lynch Talks Malfoy Manor and Luna

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Posted by: sue
May 28, 2009, 08:35 AM

As we reported earlier, the new Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince tie-in books from Scholastic were due to be released this month. Thanks to Snitchseeker for letting us know they now have received scans of the Poster book (seen via this link), which contain a series of interviews with various cast members. Some of the questions we've seen recently, however there are some new nuggets of information, including a piece from actress Evanna Lynch on her character, Luna Lovegood. In the interview she reflects on what scenes she is anticipating filming for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Evanna said:

"I think it will be Malfoy Manor, as that is quite a frightening experience for Luna and she has to show a lot of her Gryffindor side  (yes I do believe everyone has a Gryffindor side!) and take responsibility in ways she hasn't really had to do on her own before. It's a real test for her and I still am not quite sure how she will go about it...and I am excited to discover!"

She also tells a funny story involving cast members learning the Thriller routine from Youtube. Among the many interviews is one with Tom Felton (Draco) who notes he is looking forward to filming the Room of Requirement scene for Deathly Hallows as he is "looking forward to Harry saving my life!" Be sure to check out all the interviews including those with: Matt Lewis (Neville), Bonnie Wright (Ginny), James and Oliver Phelps (Gred and Forge), Jessie Cave (Lavender) as well as the Trio of Dan Radcliffe (Harry), Rupert Grint (Ron) and Emma Watson (Hermione).

Thanks much to SS and Rose!

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72 Comments

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totally awesome!!!
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Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on May 28, 2009, 03:38 PM report to moderator
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I will definately buy one, maybe two!

Posted by spicefan78 OoM1 {ROAR!} on May 28, 2009, 04:03 PM report to moderator
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This sounds really interesting!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on May 28, 2009, 04:36 PM report to moderator
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I love how everyone answers two, four sentences at the most, and then you hit Evanna and its like BAM! storybook time!

Posted by Olivia Elaine a.k.a Agent Pomplamoose on May 28, 2009, 05:48 PM report to moderator
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Evanna is soo cool!

Posted by Lucilla{ROAR!!} on May 28, 2009, 07:07 PM report to moderator
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All of those interviews were fantastic! I seriously cannot wait for this next movie to come out!!! And then the two last ones! Eeek! It’ll be sad once it’s over, though… Like the void after Lord of the Rings movies finished, all over again… except WAY worse…. :(

Awesome stuff though :)

Posted by PineappleCrush on May 28, 2009, 07:10 PM report to moderator
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This is great!

Posted by Heavenly_Horcrux on May 28, 2009, 08:19 PM report to moderator
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yay!! so much news this week! :)

Posted by Mary11_hplvr*WBM* on May 28, 2009, 08:55 PM report to moderator
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Great interviews from all the cast!! I love how Alfie and Afshan taught the cast the Thriller dance when they were waiting around. I would LOVE to have seen that.

Posted by cghambright on May 28, 2009, 09:10 PM report to moderator
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Great! They’ve never done interviews on the poster books before, do we have any idea when these are now going to be released?

Posted by KiwiMcI on May 28, 2009, 09:18 PM report to moderator
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Great interviews from all the cast!! I love how Alfie and Afshan taught the cast the Thriller dance when they were waiting around. I would LOVE to have seen that.

Posted by cghambright on May 28, 2009, 09:22 PM report to moderator
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Looks like a gift for my daughter

Posted by Dolemite [FTC!] on May 28, 2009, 09:28 PM report to moderator
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wow how cool!!! 4th!
xxx

Posted by Freya-Storm on May 28, 2009, 09:28 PM report to moderator
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I love how into Harry Potter Ivanna is. I had to laugh when I saw that her answers were at least twice the size of anyone elses, that’s what I like about her!

Posted by Mrs. Longbottom on May 28, 2009, 09:30 PM report to moderator
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Think i will have to pick up a copy of this.

I always get a a bit disheartened when i realise Tom Felton isn’t really like Draco :(

Posted by Prisoner Of Azkaban on May 28, 2009, 09:33 PM report to moderator
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