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UK TV Watch: Emma Watson on Jonathon Ross, Channel 4 Harry Potter Special, Phelps on Kingdom, and More

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Posted by: sue
July 02, 2009, 01:31 PM

This weekend things will be in high gear as the television coverage promoting Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince begins in earnest, especially for viewers in the UK.  Here is a list of what we have to date.

Friday, July 3rd: First as a reminder of what we posted previously, actress Emma Watson (Hermione) will be a guest tomorrow night, July 3rd, on the popular Friday Night with Jonathan Ross that airs on the BBC at 10:35pm.
Saturday, July 4: Reminder Classic FM will be broadcasting on the radio the soundtrack for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince composed by Nicholas Hooper.
Sunday, July 5: James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George) will be guests on the ITV program "Kingdom" which airs at 9pm on UK station ITV. You can see a new photo of the actors and plot summary here.
Tuesday, July 7: The UK premiere of Half-Blood Prince will take place in Leicester Square, London, England with fans world wide able to view the program live via this link starting at 1pm (Eastern, 6pm GMT)
Saturday, July 11: Channel 4 will be airing a special program taped at the premiere; this show will air on the UK channel 11:35am - 12:10pm.

 *ITV SPECIAL "Behind the Magic" will air 7-8pm; details on this special include look at Harry/Ginny Kiss. For more see post below.
Sunday, July 12: Channel 4 has a second special program, this 12-12:30pm The description reads:
Alex Zane and Rick Edwards are your ticket to the movie world's biggest night of the summer season: the star-studded world premiere of  Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince . The entire cast, together with celebrity friends and fans descend on London for what promises to be an unforgettable, magical night. All this, plus exclusive on-set access and amazing interviews with all the main cast including Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson.

Please note: There are due to be many more morning show appearances, radio talk show interviews and more. If you learn of any we can add to this list, please email us at and we will update as we can. Thanks to all who have contributed to this list!

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2525 Points

I cant wait 14 more days to go!!

Posted by The Nerd on July 02, 2009, 05:53 PM report to moderator
78 Points

OMG not long now

Posted by phantomles on July 02, 2009, 06:06 PM report to moderator
1585 Points

Woo-hoo! Sometimes it pays to be in the UK =D sets TV reminders

Posted by axlgirl [FTC!] on July 02, 2009, 06:41 PM report to moderator
252 Points

ergh. Alex Zane, I will have to make my Potter obbsession go higher than my dislike of him.
On a positive note, its coming! =)

Posted by lunalovegoodlove on July 02, 2009, 08:08 PM report to moderator
739 Points

Tom Felton just tweeted that he’ll be on GMTV on Monday morning =)

Posted by LunaLovesPudding on July 02, 2009, 10:31 PM report to moderator

ahh first post!
sooo gutted tried get tickets to jonathen ross :( grr never got any. hmm dont watch kingdom but i shall watch this episode!

Posted by granger_malfoy on July 03, 2009, 01:40 AM report to moderator
10411 Points

Go Emma!

Posted by blackravens on July 03, 2009, 03:10 AM report to moderator
16258 Points

I wish I lived in the UK. I hope someone put is all on the internet.

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 03, 2009, 03:24 AM report to moderator
80450 Points

Will have to see this on U-Toob…

Posted by Won_Two on July 03, 2009, 04:58 AM report to moderator
3703 Points

Good gosh :) Well, I can’t wait to watch the premiere live!

Posted by Christine on July 03, 2009, 05:11 AM report to moderator
702 Points

Yay the stream of interviews, press and HP madness! I hope someone posts all of this online! (I’m sure they will!)

Posted by Alli on July 03, 2009, 06:27 AM report to moderator
1072 Points

Thanks for posting those (^^,)

Squee! I’m so excited, 2 weeks to go!

Posted by Bockers [WBM] on July 03, 2009, 06:45 AM report to moderator
4208 Points

Oh, to be in England, when Potter previews are here!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on July 03, 2009, 06:59 AM report to moderator
24135 Points

whoa that’s a lot of HBP movie goodness to remember! :)

Posted by hermyone*ROAR* on July 03, 2009, 10:36 PM report to moderator
4024 Points

Cool! I will tape all these on my Sky+ and watch them AFTER I have seen HBP movie!! :)

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