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Radcliffe and Watson Included in 2010 Guinness World Records Book

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Posted by: Edward
September 14, 2009, 10:45 PM

Harry Potter actors Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) are among the actors included in the 2010 edition of the Guinness World Records Book.  The latest edition of the venerable reference guide includes records for the two actors in categories relating to the continued box office success of the Harry Potter films.  Mr. Radcliffe was named "Highest-Grossing Actor of the Decade," while Miss Watson now holds the record for "Highest Average Box-Office Gross for an Actress."  The press release notes of Radcliffe and Watson:

Harry Potter has cast a spell on millions of fans and created magic for its stars Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson who continue to ride the meteoric success of the film franchise straight to the bank picking up Guinness World Records along the way. Radcliffe is the "Highest-Grossing Actor of the Decade", raking in an average of $558 million per film. Watson, on the other hand, earned the record for "Highest Average Box-Office Gross for an Actress". She has been in six movies that have grossed an average of $753.7 million each.
The inclusion of Radcliffe and Watson follow such other notable additions on the 'Most Powerful' records, including actor Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean) as "Most Powerful Actor" and actress Angelina Jolie (A Mighty Heart) as "Most Powerful Actress."  Guinness World Records 2010 will be released on September 1th and retail for $28.95.

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coolio!

Posted by Loveforluna on September 15, 2009, 06:18 PM report to moderator
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wow…although I’m not that surprised..the HP books and films being the success that they are.

Posted by HBPFan [ITC!] - CatPhoenix14 on September 15, 2009, 06:25 PM report to moderator
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That is so awesome. But I have to feel bad for Ron, always left behind.

Posted by Brosia, OoM 2 [WBM] on September 15, 2009, 07:14 PM report to moderator
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so cool!

Posted by dakota1084 on September 15, 2009, 07:34 PM report to moderator
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Awesome! :)

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on September 15, 2009, 07:50 PM report to moderator
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cool! emma watson rox!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by lizzyrc on September 15, 2009, 07:56 PM report to moderator
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that’s incredible i didn’t know it was that much and it would make the world records

Posted by mjkalldaway (ROAR) on September 15, 2009, 08:13 PM report to moderator
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267 Points

awesome!!!

Posted by RaWr...WeReWoLf on September 15, 2009, 08:34 PM report to moderator
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428 Points

cool…
The record holds for the money the movies made, not Dan’s and Emma’s….
I think Guinness don’t do that, maybe E! entertainment … highest paid actor, highest paid actress..

Posted by alegria35 on September 15, 2009, 11:34 PM report to moderator
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I wish rupert got a chance he is alway over shadow!!!! he should be given a chace!

Posted by wwfanimals [ROAR] on September 16, 2009, 07:07 AM report to moderator
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nice ;)

Posted by vintervarg on September 16, 2009, 08:13 AM report to moderator
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Emma did not make all that money, the FILMS averaged that much.

Posted by jeannemclROAR on September 16, 2009, 10:46 AM report to moderator
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Cool!

Posted by Melinae ♥Squee♥/Professor Truffle on September 16, 2009, 12:56 PM report to moderator
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Wow… HP breaks all kind of records!!

Posted by JessSnape on September 16, 2009, 01:42 PM report to moderator
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Yeah, they always get into competitions and things like that. : )

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on September 16, 2009, 02:16 PM report to moderator
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