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Emma Watson Announces Winners of Today Show Class Trip Contest to WWoHP

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Posted by: Edward
May 20, 2010, 01:32 PM

Actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) was on hand on this morning's broadcast of the Today Show to announce the winners of the Today Show's Class Trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Contest.  Appearing live via tellite from the theme park, Miss Watson reveled that all four finalists will be sent to the magical theme park care of Universal Orlando.  Video of Miss Watson on the Today Show can be seen right here.

On a related note, the Universal Orlando News Twitter posted a photo of Emma Watson, Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid), Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom), and James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley) at the Wizarding World theme park.  Posing on the streets of Hogsmeade, the cast "began their sneak peek tour of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter by entering Hogsmeade. The group was invited to Universal Orlando Resort for a first-look at the immersive environment, and will spend the day visiting many of the iconic locations made famous in the popular Harry Potter series."  This image can be found in our Image Galleries.

As readers are aware, the WWoHP will open its gates for a grand opening on June 18.

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31 Comments

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3019 Points

Emma is such a wonderful actress!

Sadly, nothing really new in the story except for the picture.

Posted by Slytherins do it better on May 20, 2010, 02:02 PM report to moderator
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yeah… I so love her! but… they said she was at the park and it looked really fake and funny! what about the ‘never-changing-clouds’ on the back?

Posted by Miroca on May 20, 2010, 02:08 PM report to moderator
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1481 Points

yEAH SHE IS SOOO CUTE

Posted by Mew5645 on May 20, 2010, 02:15 PM report to moderator
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3271 Points

That’s a cute picture of them! :) Emma looks like she’s saying, “Holla!” haha

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on May 20, 2010, 02:19 PM report to moderator
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7600 Points

I love Emma Watson she is so pretty!

Posted by HarryPotterGirl (Hermione) on May 20, 2010, 02:28 PM report to moderator
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4852 Points

They look like they are having fun!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on May 20, 2010, 02:42 PM report to moderator
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294 Points

i love her! hermione is the best !

Posted by AlecsWeasley on May 20, 2010, 03:42 PM report to moderator
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i wish i could have gone

Posted by clueless about everything on May 20, 2010, 04:16 PM report to moderator
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that is so awesome!!!!!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on May 20, 2010, 04:23 PM report to moderator
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I used to live in Centreville, Virginia! That’s so great. Congratulations to them.

Posted by LunaSpecs on May 20, 2010, 04:24 PM report to moderator
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she’s awesome Emma i love her

Posted by Emmaria on May 20, 2010, 05:00 PM report to moderator
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3777 Points

wish i could be there with them that would be epic

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on May 20, 2010, 05:15 PM report to moderator
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1980 Points

Emma looks so preety. luv wats shes wearing its so cute. im kinda freaked out cuz im in Florida to n i was only like 3 hours away frm the. :) more like 2 hours. N now im freakin out cuz there in florida right now.

Posted by floridianhp*ROAR* on May 20, 2010, 05:58 PM report to moderator
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There were eight classes that the tday show filmed though. semi-finalists I mean. Kinda tough on the four that weren’t chosen. Bet they feel pretty awful today…

Posted by CrazyMomma on May 20, 2010, 06:24 PM report to moderator
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The winner of the contest is a school that is in my school district here in San Antonio. Awesome for them to win & it’s great that the other 3 finalists get to go also!

Posted by hpfan88{ROAR} on May 20, 2010, 06:36 PM report to moderator
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