Harry Potter Filmmakers On Creating Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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Apr 15, 2010

Posted by EdwardTLC

Universal Orlando has released yet another new video from inside the Wizardig World of Harry Potter attraction. In this clip, which can be viewed here, goes through the massive design and construction effort to make the theme park at Universal Orlando Resorts resemble the world seen in the Harry Potter films. Actors Emma Watson Dan Radcliffe speak to the development of the park, while production designer Stuart Craig and producers David Heyman and David Barron discuss the the creation of making the theme park feel as if one enters Harry’s world.
The video can also be viewed below:





33 Responses to Harry Potter Filmmakers On Creating Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: What an illuminating video! I certainly look forward to visiting the park but can already state with confidence that Universal Studios succeeded in replicating the sets of the movies with a remarkable precision, ease, and impressiveness.Avatar ImageMr. Brightside says: "A fantastic memory the *kids* will take with them"? Seriously Dan? Kids...?Avatar ImageFilmGirl27 says: "The promise in the beginning was that this experience-the Wizarding World- would look like the movies" They certainly kept that promise well! It looks amazing!Avatar Imagecenyt says: Kids? Speak for yourself Radcliffe. 29 years old here and dying to go!Avatar ImageHPNAIV says: I have said this more than a million times but... I CANNOT WAIT TO GO.Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: So exciting! It looks fantastic!Avatar Imagenealiezealbie says: mmmm. i just so cant wait. i feel like i say that every time i see anything to do with the wwohp. but its the truth, i am so friggen excited. :D what with the rides, and the food, and the shops, and...and just being *there.* (sigh) i am unbelievably ready for it to be open. :)Avatar Imageharrypotterfreak101 says: What a brilliant video! Adding the crew of Harry Potter and asking for their opinions was a great way to encourage people to come to Wizarding World. I can't wait till it actually opens! It's going to be amazing!Avatar ImageJoeWorthy says: Absolutely Amazing!!! Can't wait to go. They've even got Dawn French back to be the Fat Lady which will be fantastic!!!!!Avatar Imagelunarules713 says: i think it will be awesome but i feel sad because i probably will not be able to go for a long time :( but it is getting kindof annoying how every other piece of news is about this.Avatar ImageCatherine says: i think the more i hear about this theme park the more im impressed, reasurred, and absolutely excited about it!!!!!Avatar ImageSmitch says: Like I've said (along with all of you) 30 million times and counting. I'M GOING TO THIS WORLD IF IT'S THE LAST THING I DO IN LIFE!" Hehe. Avatar Imageneopolitandreams17 says: Omg, I know I can't go this year because it to far away... But don't you guys worry about it being to crowded the first couple of years? Or am I just being paranoid? Omg I can't waaaaaaait, I never want to leave there if I go. This is complete utter torture. Butterbeer addict on the way.Avatar ImageHugonauts says: Our trip is already booked! Has been for a month, now. We got a Grand Opening package deal that includes commemorative tickets, and breakfast at the Three Broomsticks! So excited!!! (And, Dan, my wife and I are 33 & 39/40... )Avatar ImageRoseann says: I am going next year for the Leaky con get together can not wait!!! RoarAvatar Imagemiss molly says: Heading over to Universal on Saturday. My sister’s work is having a company picnic there. I am going to pick up my Florida residence pass so I will be ready to go over and over again. I knew living in this hideous state would pay off one day :)Avatar ImageNumeroUnoFan says: i so cant wait to goAvatar Imagemagicmaniac says: SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSOOOOOOOOOOOOOO CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I HOPE THE ACTORS GO THERE EVENTUALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar Imagemagicmaniac says: SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSOOOOOOOOOOOOOO CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I HOPE THE ACTORS GO THERE EVENTUALLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageAgrippa1 says: I SO want to go to LeakyCon next year and be part of this magical place! Avatar ImagePhoenix1946 says: In the video, Stuart Craig talks about the attention to detail. Stuart, I am sorry to report that you missed one regarding the Hogwarts Express. As a minor Steam Locomotive Buff, I must tell you that the Whistle on steam locomotives is never down the smokestack! It is mounted on top of the boiler and when the whistle blows, the spent steam does not blow out the smokestack! I'm sure you will want to correct that!Avatar ImageToNkS_rip says: awesome. totally cant w8 to go there!!!Avatar ImageWeetzie says: It great that the fimmakers are involved. They're like excperts on how the Harry Potter world should look like. I can't wait to walk around the castle. Have to start save money soon, for the trip :DAvatar ImageFresca says: I am 66 years old, and would feel like a kid if I get there!Avatar Imagejhangelgurl says: Blah there we go with the words "kids" again. 23 years old! and excited to go. Avatar Imagefloridianhp says: im gana lyk faint wen i step in there. :)Avatar ImageLove is the greatest magic says: Oh it looks great. I really want to go but why does it have to be so far away? I probably won't get a chance to go as it will be so expensive to visit from the UK. I'm a poor student!Avatar ImageVincenza says: It'll be really good! Avatar ImageVincenza says: It's just such a great idea! I really want to go. it would be great fun!Avatar Imageicystormz says: I already have my tickets booked for the opening!! Celebrating my 22nd birthday at Hogwarts; I can't wait!Avatar Imagetjerriam says: ....all i can say is,,,, ,,,,WOW....Avatar ImageHelenaHogwarts says: I am getting my whole family to save up for a trip over to the USA to go see this thing! I have always wished that the Wizarding World was real and now it is! Wow.Avatar Imagealicia00 says: yah cool

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