Dan Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon to Attend Wizarding World of Harry Potter Grand Opening

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Jun 12, 2010

Posted by EdwardTLC

A round of reports have come online regarding cast from the Harry Potter films attending the June 18 grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction at Universal Orlando Resorts. First, there is an article online via Central Florida News Channel 13 which is reporting actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) will be attending the grand opening, along with actors James and Oliver Phelps. Readers will recall last December, TLC first received word that the twins would make an appearance at the park’s grand opening. Next, confirmation has also come online via Rupet-Grint.us that the Ron Weasley actor will also be in attendance. Lastly, an article in The Times states that “Sir Michael Gambon, who is the headmaster Dumbledore, will fly to Florida for the opening of the new attraction, part of Universal’s existing Islands of Adventure theme park.”
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will have its grand opening on June 18.





52 Responses to Dan Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Michael Gambon to Attend Wizarding World of Harry Potter Grand Opening

Avatar Imagevicki_the_house_elf says: I can't wait to see some videos of them on the rides.Avatar Imagevicki_the_house_elf says: No way? first comment! Yay :)Avatar ImageNumeroUnoFan says: wow i really love that they are all going to make it that much more specialAvatar Imagekelsypants says: Soooo for this Grand Opening, we just show up and see the stars right? There's no extra hoopbla we have to buy hopefully? :xAvatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: I hope that all the stars, in addition to everyone else there for the grand opening, has a wonderful time.Avatar ImageElla Malfoy says: I wish i could go! it would be amazingAvatar ImageBeckster235 says: Ahhhh NO! Im going like 4days after! Ah so close! Avatar Imagefloridianhp says: OMG!! wish theyd cum on the second day too!! uggg!! itd be even better if emma and J.k rowling comes!!Avatar Imagefloridianhp says: OMG!! wish theyd cum on the second day too!! uggg!! itd be even better if emma and J.k rowling comes!!Avatar Imagefloridianhp says: OMG!! wish theyd cum on the second day too!! uggg!! itd be even better if emma and J.k rowling comes!!Avatar ImagePollytomat says: And what about Emma? It would have been epic if THE trio opened the park! :)Avatar ImagePollytomat says: And of course Jo!!!!Avatar ImageLunaLuver says: What I wouldnt gice to bee there and see them all. But why isnt Emma going to be there too?Avatar Imageaval says: she's busy at university :)Avatar ImageLittle Light says: I'm just glad that the whole cast wouldn't be there, or I'd be really pissed.Avatar ImageLittle Light says: Of not being able to go!!!Avatar Imagesunlitdays says: hahaha YES I WILL BE THERE AT THE OPENING I HOPE I GET TO MEET THEM!Avatar Imagechanngalambeatrice says: I thought Daniel and Rupert were too busy to attend. The newspaper in HK wrote so.Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: wish i could go there. I just can t wait to see the rides,ollivanders.Avatar Imageselenialovegood says: I couldn't go there anyway. I'm getting my diploma for finishing secondary school on the 18th. I'm going there next year. But I'm going to the world premiere in London(when I know the date) later this year.Avatar ImageNot Slytherin says: Wow -- that's crazy. I hope the organizers do a good job so that the fans will have a chance for autographs. So exciting!Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: I wish I was there for that!Avatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: Funfun!Avatar ImageLillylove says: Very cool that some of the cast members will be there for the opening! Makes it even more authentic! (It will probably be pretty cool for them as well). All you folks going for the opening, soak it all in for the rest of us til we can make it down too!Avatar Imagewhyalltheglitter says: I wish I could go! I have to wait another year I think! NOOOO! I wish I could see them all, and the looks on all of their faces when the see the attractions, etc.Avatar ImageIloveDobby says: Hopefully I'll be there in Summer 2011 I wish i could go to leakycon but I'll still be 13 for a few months thenAvatar ImageGwynogs_rabbit says: An employee told me last September that Jo would also be there! But that was last September and who knows if that was an internal employee rumour, or true but maybe plans have changed, or if she IS planning on being there! I'm going to be there just in case, plus I LOVE Rupert! :D I'm also worried about how many people are expected, in possible tramplings and also how channel 13 mentioned that maybe not everyone will be able to get into the Hogsmeade area simply because of the crowds!Avatar ImageNess95 says: i like to be there, too, but unfortunally i'm in Germany!!Avatar ImageEmilyDeibert says: Does anyone know how long they'll be there for?! I'm going to the park on the 20th.... It would be so, SO amazing to see any of them! Especially the Phelps twins, because it seems like whenever they go somewhere, I'm there a couple days later and they've already left :[Avatar ImageEmmaline10248 says: i wish i was aloud to going and the only 2 things stopng me is that the next day i have dance show and that i have no way of getting there with out my parnets.Avatar Imagejacket says: I can't wait! It'll be nice to see them there!Avatar Imagemuggle..andproudofit says: It's so not fair that I won't be going till the fall!Avatar Image62obsessedwHP says: Great that they're opening the park. I wish JKR and Emma were going to be there too though.Avatar ImageDiamondWings says: Buuuuuuaaaaaaahhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I WANNA GO THERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar Imagemollypooh12347 says: I'm so excited!! I'm hoping to be in attendance =) June 18th is going to be a GREAT day =)Avatar ImageFresca says: It would be wonderful if Michael Gambon could wear his Dumbledore robes on the rides! That would be quite a sight!! I hope that we get lots of video and photos of the event.Avatar Imagekatielilly says: So cool! wish I could be there on opening day!Avatar ImageNoble Birth Descending says: I so want to go!Avatar Imagehewy says: While the thought of being there, when the cast will be, is wonderful the reality of it is that it will be a nightmare. Long lines, gobs of people and it will be very, very hot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Will Peeves be there?Avatar ImageDawna says: Wish I could make it...Avatar ImageAbbyWeasley says: it is so cool!!! lucky visitors!!!Avatar ImageFullofWrackspurts says: I now officially NEED to GO!Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: That is so awesome!! I wish I was there for the grand opening!!!!Avatar Imagelizzard1711 says: I'm excited! We went for the soft opening yesterday, but I'm sure the crowds will be absolutely horrendous on Friday. We are going again on Monday to ride the rides, so maybe there will be special appearances all week!Avatar Imagejhangelgurl says: If I could go any day it would sooo be June 18th!Avatar Imagebungchiwow says: I went today and it was amazing! They really did an awesome job. Going again on Friday, I know it'll be insane though. :)Avatar ImageLeper says: Shame I can't go. It should be very awesome.Avatar Imagejedisakora says: No! I won't be able to get there for a few months..... Avatar ImageRoseann says: I wish I could go but do you realize how crowded it is going to be. They are going to have to turn people away because of the capacity.Avatar ImageGryffindor Cutie says: Oh I really hope that's true! It would be so awesome if Harry Potter himself, Dan Radcliffe, was there to celebrate the opening of a Harry Potter theme park! I'm going at the end of July and I can't wait!Avatar ImageCatherine says: OMG!!! IM SO EXCITED!!! i was reading a newspaper artical about the opening and every one is still asking the same question: Where is Jo? Because technically her opion is the only one that truely matters when we see HER world coming to life!

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