Wizarding World of Harry Potter Super Bowl Commercial Now Online (Updated)


Feb 02, 2010

Posted by EdwardTLC

There is a treat online this morning, for national commercial for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park set to air during the Super Bowl XLIV game has made its way online and can be watched via WalletPop.com. (Update: The video is now in our video galleries here.) As readers will recall, Universal Orlando Resort gave word that this commercial for the Harry Potter theme park will be featuring “Be Courageous. Be Outrageous. Be Extraordinary.” theme, and would give new and expanded views at the theme park. The commercial, which runs exactly thirty seconds, gives us brand new looks at the towering Hogwarts Castle, sprawling Hogsmeade shops, Hogwarts Express, and more. The video also features actor Dan Radcliffe as the character of Harry Potter leading the way for two young Gryffindor Quidditch players as they fly into the castle.
Super Bowl XLIV will air Sunday, February 7, 2010 on CBS.
Update: WB has let us know that syndicated entertainment show Access Hollywood will be airing a segment about the Wizarding Word advertisement this evening.
Thanks to WalletPop.com for mailing.

54 Responses to Wizarding World of Harry Potter Super Bowl Commercial Now Online (Updated)

Avatar ImageLP Dantas says: Wow, that was terrible. Expected though, since all the publicity has been more corporate than intimate. Still, I'm excited for the park. Avatar Imageeaglephot says: I thought it was excellent. CAN NOT WAIT!!!!!!Avatar ImageFayebeline says: kind of a cheesy commercial, but i don't care...it's harry potter related so it still rocks in my heart...Avatar ImageForever Weasleys says: Its times like these that I wish I was American, or Mexican cause they're closer to Florida. So exciting but it is doubtful I'll be going that far south before thirty. (sigh)Avatar ImageethanHP says: The part they showed looks great. And it was a nice surprise to see Dan in it!Avatar ImageRosie016 says: Wow I feel old, I will enjoy this park as much as those kids in the commercial!Avatar ImageMistic Willow says: wow!!! I thought it was AWESOME!!!! I can not wait until I am in front of those gates myself!!!!! Way to go Dan!!!!Avatar ImageKami Malfoy says: Woo hoo! I'm so stoked I don't have to watch the Super Bowl to see this commercial. Avatar ImageSmitch says: Yay! I'm jumping headfirst into the commercialization of it all! Haha. Sad. But so fun! Avatar ImageKami Malfoy says: It's awesome that we didn't have to wait until Sunday to see this! I don't know what part I like the most, there is so much...the Hogwarts Express, the Dragon Challenge, Hogwarts itself! Love it all, including the adorable Daniel Radcliffe.Avatar Imagetaoist1 says: Weak. I didn't show enough.Avatar Imagemollywobble says: Umm, totally off topic, but HBP was nominated for as Oscar in Cinematography this morning. Avatar ImageNumeroUnoFan says: stokedAvatar Imagebeewell says: It was great! Glad I don't have to wait until Sunday to see it. Can't decide what part I liked the best...hmmm...all of it! Even Dan was great!Avatar ImageHorcruxalej says: cool.. its sooooo close.. im thinking i wont go till leaky con 2011..Avatar ImageAnatnof says: I want to go there as soon as it is opened! *-* Avatar Imagesessionka says: CCCOOOOOLLLLLL!!!!!Avatar ImagePollytomat says: The idea with Dan - good, the classic HP voice - good, but all the other stuff... Boring and usual... That's Harry Potter! Its commercial has to be the best! Not ordinary! :( However, I'm still excited for the Park)))Avatar ImageToNkS_rip says: OMG!!! thats so awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageToNkS_rip says: OMG!!! thats so awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Avatar Imagetraci1978 says: I'm so excited about the park but as a commercial it was bad!Avatar Imagebellaohbella says: not the greatest commerical but heyy its hpAvatar ImageSiriusGirl19 says: yeahh that wasn't the greatest commercial...nothing we haven't really seen. But I still would spent whatever it takes to go there lol.Avatar ImageFifi says: Nice commercial...I liked the part where they have to go after Dan. Will they be sending random people owls with a pass to the HP theme park?Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: I think I'll wait to watch this until the Superbowl.. just cause.Avatar ImagePotter_Puella says: Woa! Dan suprised making an appearance in that! I can NOT wait to go there!Avatar ImageWant to be a Weasley says: I want to go, hopefully sometime in my lifetime!Avatar Imagephoenixes are in ravenclaw says: Looks awesome!!!!! I WANT TO GO!!!Avatar Imagebutterbeer bottle says: That has to be one of the most cheesiest commercials I have even seen. But I'm so excited!!!!Avatar Imagelunaisawesome says: i wish they'd say WHEN IT OPENS!!!Avatar ImageHPNAIV says: I'm glad it wasn't that good of a commercial; it leaves me wanting MORE! :) Dan's part cracks me up for some reason. Haha.Avatar ImageHPNAIV says: I'm glad it wasn't that good of a commercial; it leaves me wanting MORE! :) Dan's part cracks me up for some reason. Haha.Avatar Imageharrypotterfreak101 says: Dreams have finally been fullfilled! Need a moment.................. Sob!Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: I must concede that I was disappointed by the ad and frankly considered it rather corny.Avatar Imagereadhp1008 says: *bounces* I want to go SO bad *bounces* Wait! Do we get to ride broomsticks?!?Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: So exciting!Avatar Imagegingerr_kat says: the commercial wasn't that great but it will still be amazing. i really want to go this summer but 1) i don't know anyone to go with me that would want to go that badly 2) it's going to be mobbed for a long time and that may take some of the fun out of it. there are so many parts of it that sound cool. trying butterbeer and other harry potter foods and going through the shopsAvatar Imagestinka says: well, that was cheesy... Avatar Imagenellythemarrow says: Oh my, that was cheesey.Avatar ImageLauraKeaton says: awesomeAvatar ImageBara says: I just wish it showed a little bit more of the park, but it was a nice little tease all in all.Avatar ImageNuttyAsSP says: Yawn. Once again, wake me up when JKR has a new book.Avatar ImageLoveTomRiddle says: YAY! I love that they put Dan in there! He looks much more mature than what he did in HBPAvatar ImagePotterMom9701 says: We were just at Universal a few weeks ago and what is already done looks awesome! From several of the rides you can see into "Hogsmeade" and everything is very authentic looking. I could not believe what a great job they have done recreating Hogwarts Castle. I cannot wait until it opens! Avatar ImageRoseLane says: I cannot wait!Avatar Imagejfrancis04 says: That was absolutely terrible...no offense to the folks at Universal. It just doesn't seem like they are in touch with their audience at all. Many of us on here could have come up with a better commercial. I'd hate to think I spent that much money for a Super Bowl commercial.Avatar ImageBoyWithALightningScar says: Hey, I didn't expect to see Dan in there!Avatar ImageErinM says: Universal...SET THE DATE ALREADY!!! Avatar ImageGryffipuff says: This video was AWESOME! lol I simply CAN NOT wait for LC '11 now! LOL Owl me or post on my parchment if you are going! I'd like to chat with you.Avatar Imagehrhgnl says: I so want to go to the theme park. Avatar Imagenealiezealbie says: WOOOH! im soooo excited :DDDDDAvatar ImageWON_TWO says: Now THAT was crummy!!!Avatar ImageKami Malfoy says: Must remember to check out Access Hollywood....Avatar ImageJTEL99 says: The commercial was too short but what they did show looked cool! :D

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