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Winners of Harry Potter Look Alike Contest Revealed

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Posted by: Edward
August 08, 2009, 01:32 AM

The winners of our Harry Potter Look Alike Contest have been chosen by our Contest Staff and are ready to be announced.  As readers will remember, our July contest asked you to send in a photograph of those people who resemble characters from the Harry Potter films.  The winners of this contest are:

Well, for years everyone has told me I bear a strong resemblance to Daniel Radcliffe, Harry Potter. For the last couple of movies I dressed up as Harry and to great reward, everyone else seemed to believe that I looked like him too! The one is highly photoshopped in order to attain the "Harry Potter affect" while the other is just plain old me with my handcrafted wand.
The photos here are from a photoshoot from when I was a part of the cast for the Acciocon HP/Twilight Convention this last April.  The hair is my real hair and I've worked long and hard to achieve a similar physique to Alastor Moody. The Eye is my own creation that is remote controlled and swivels 360 degrees just like the real thing.  And when I’m in costume I am always in character.  I’ve developed an accurate impression of Gleeson’s Voice, his same determined Limp, and his intense attitude.
This is my friend Dominic. Dominic causes people-jams and minor ruckuses when we go to Harry Potter events because of his resemblance to Hagrid. When I went to see the first Harry Potter movie in the theaters, I was absolutely stunned when I saw my friend on screen! Then I realized it was Robbie Coltrane.  I took these pictures on opening night of "Harry Potter & The Half-Blood Prince." This is how Dominic looks normally, other than the specially-made Hagrid clothing: this is his natural hair and beard, and he wears no makeup.
In addition to the winners, we have two honorable mentions: Luna Lovegood and Lavender Brown.

The first place winner of this contest will receive their very own custom made wand from Wizarding Wood Wands.

As a reminder, the Wizarding Postcard Contest is up and running; full details on this contest can be found right here.

Congratulations to all!

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121 Comments

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3006 Points

that is cool…and yet kinda …creepy

  • sigh * i wish i looked like some one from HP …..
Posted by muggle..andproudofit =:) on August 09, 2009, 12:13 PM report to moderator
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139 Points

Wow!

Posted by Half-blood Princess on August 09, 2009, 03:36 PM report to moderator
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644 Points

okayy the harry potter one looks like the younger james from the fifth movie, mad-eye looks exactly like the look alike, hagrid: kinda. and Luna kinda and Lavender not really.

Posted by fan.numero1 [SFTC!] on August 09, 2009, 08:25 PM report to moderator
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281 Points

Those are really good. Congrats to the winners!

Posted by Phylis {ROAR} on August 10, 2009, 12:18 AM report to moderator
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1533 Points

holy crap they all look soo alike

and Lunas character the most !!

Posted by Mosu on August 10, 2009, 01:00 AM report to moderator
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2866 Points

Why this Harry Potter has no scar?

Congratulations to all winners!

Posted by ~ Asi ~ on August 10, 2009, 03:20 AM report to moderator
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478 Points

Pretty good likenesses! Congrats to all!

Posted by beewell on August 10, 2009, 09:29 AM report to moderator
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1070 Points

woah the guy who looked like harry looked alot like him

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5413 Points

David does not look like Dan… Dan is way Hotter… I love my actually Harry!

Posted by Harry Potter 4 Ever!! on August 10, 2009, 12:35 PM report to moderator
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5413 Points

David does not look like Dan… Dan is way Hotter… I love my actual Harry!

Posted by Harry Potter 4 Ever!! on August 10, 2009, 12:35 PM report to moderator
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41 Points

Aw shoot I just missed this contest and I look exactly like Hermione!

Posted by hermioneg13 on August 10, 2009, 06:58 PM report to moderator
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580 Points

wow those guys do actually look a small deal like the people. cpngrats, lucky! lol

Posted by weasleyalltheway(rrooaarr!) on August 10, 2009, 09:26 PM report to moderator
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5180 Points

nice…

Posted by hermionenluna TZS ROAR! on August 10, 2009, 09:28 PM report to moderator
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341 Points

I liked that guy who looked like Moody! He was exactly the same!

Posted by hermione97 on August 11, 2009, 05:32 AM report to moderator
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I see they didnt have a Draco lookalike but then I didnt enter!

Posted by The Draco Malfoy on August 11, 2009, 06:39 AM report to moderator
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