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Matt Lewis Attends Launch of Harry Potter: The Exhibition in Sydney

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Posted by: Mel
July 19, 2011, 04:15 PM

Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom) took some time away from promoting "Deathly Hallows: Part 2" to attend the launch of Harry Potter: The Exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney, Australia:

At the end of a short video presentation about the exhibition a screen dropped and Matthew appeared with the blue Ford Anglia (from Chamber of Secrets) behind a cloud of smoke. Wearing a Rabbitohs jersey, the actor, famous for his portrayal of Neville Longbottom, explained to fans what they can expect from the exhibition: “I brought my own wand, some of Neville’s costumes. We’ve got the mandrakes and you can pull the mandrakes out of the pot like Neville — hopefully you won’t faint like Neville.” He also said that he prefers seeing the props that weren’t connected to his character “because I can go and see that stuff as a fan.”


You can read the rest of the article here. Harry Potter: The Exhibition is currently hosted by Discovery Times Square in New York City. The Exhibition will open at the Powerhouse Museum November 19th. You can purchase your tickets here.

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You Aussies are gonna LOVE IT!!!

Posted by Won_Two on July 19, 2011, 07:33 PM report to moderator
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Yay, Matt Lewis was in Aus! Now if only he would come to Adelaide…..can’t wait to see the exhibition!

Posted by butterbeer bottle on July 19, 2011, 09:33 PM report to moderator
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I would very much like to visit this one day.

Posted by HogwartsForever on July 19, 2011, 09:34 PM report to moderator
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Oooo, going to make my way up there someday to see it :)

Posted by Filmgirl152 on July 19, 2011, 09:50 PM report to moderator
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ya neville and matt both rock!

Posted by #1harrypotterfan{HISS} on July 19, 2011, 10:02 PM report to moderator
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hope i get to go there some time

Posted by #1harrypotterfan{HISS} on July 19, 2011, 10:03 PM report to moderator
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That’s brilliant! I really would love to go to an exhibition and with Matthew Lewis there, much better! x)

Posted by . on July 20, 2011, 12:39 AM report to moderator
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Saw the exhibition in New York and now I’ll get to see it again in Sydney! By the way the Rabbitohs are an Australian football team. :)

Posted by Ravenclawed on July 20, 2011, 03:40 AM report to moderator
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Come November, I’m there. Come back Neville!!!

Posted by cherriekin on July 20, 2011, 03:57 AM report to moderator
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Oh Sweet Lewis was there. Wish I was there.

Posted by HarryLover on July 20, 2011, 11:55 AM report to moderator
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Nice! Lucky Aussies!!! I’ve never had one HP Exhibition near to visit… :(

Posted by Halfblood Princess on July 20, 2011, 12:07 PM report to moderator
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Oh Sweet Lewis was there. Wish I was there.

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on July 21, 2011, 04:30 AM report to moderator
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It needs to come to Scotland!

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on July 22, 2011, 07:31 AM report to moderator
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I just saw it in New York last week! It was fantastic!

Posted by Deb25 on July 23, 2011, 11:25 AM report to moderator
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I saw the exhibition in NYC this year!!!
:)
lucky me

Posted by HalfbloodPrince08 on July 26, 2011, 02:37 AM report to moderator
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