Harry Potter fans around the world have an appointment on September 1 to celebrate 20 years of ‘The Philosopher’s Stone’

Andrea Zamora

He grew up with the Harry Potter books and movies and keeps coming back to the magical world of the young wizard whenever he gets a chance.

The global event, titled ‘Return to Hogwarts’, will feature the participation of Tom Felton, who gave life to Draco Malfoy in the film franchise.

Harry potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first film installment of the saga about the young wizard, meets 20 years. To celebrate this anniversary, fans from all over the world of the story created by JK Rowling have an appointment on September 1st. To pay tribute to this very special birthday, between September and December, The Wizarding World invites the Harry Potter fan community to a global, digital event.

The celebration will begin this Wednesday, September 1, coinciding with the day that the Hogwarts Express leaves the platform 9 ¾ from the station King’s Cross in London to go to the famous College of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

The Harry Potter Fan Club thus presents the World Celebration of Fans Return to Hogwarts / 20 Years of Magic from Harry Potter. This event features a DJ presentation Yinka Bokinni and with the appearance of Tom Felton, actor who gave life to Draco Malfoy in the movie franchise.

How can you virtually attend the event? Very easy. You just have to tune in the canal de facebook the harry potter from the 11:30 hours On September 1. You can see it live or on demand and also participate in social networks with the ‘hashtag’ # 20YearsofMagic.

The event will feature the chance to experience the trip to Hogwarts by trying the new Instagram filter of platform 9 ¾, available on the Harry Potter Facebook channel from this Wednesday.

Harry potter and the Philosopher’s Stone it was a hit when it hit theaters in 2001. It broke box office records on its opening weekend. In total, the film has raised more than a billion dollars worldwide. Since then, the official Harry Potter fan club has more than 37 million members and continues to grow.

After the end of the Harry Potter story on the big screen with Deathly Hallows: Part 2, the story of the young wizard has been followed by video games, a play and a prequel saga. The latter will premiere on July 15, 2022 Fantastic beasts 3, the third installment starring Eddie Redmayne as the magizoologist Newt Scamander.

Besides Jude Law’s return as a young man Albus Dumbledore, the film directed by David Yates will mark Mads Mikkelsen’s debut in the role of Gellert Grindelwald following the abandonment of Johnny Depp at the request of Warner Bros. after losing the defamation suit against The Sun.