The Most Over-The-Top Harry Potter Fan Moments Ever
Few fans are as dedicated as those who swear allegiance to the Wizarding World. Here are the wildest moments in Harry Potter fandom. These Muggles go beyond merely dressing up for the Harry Potter movies or getting Harry Potter tattoos. They might safely be called obsessive in their love of all things magical.
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When 'America's Biggest Harry Potter Fan' Shared His Collection
This YouTuber claims he's the biggest American Harry Potter fan, and he's got evidence to back up his claim:
- He says he's read every book over 100 times
- Three rooms of his house are filled with Harry Potter merchandise
- He wore a wizard robe to his prom
- He has enough Harry Potter apparel that he can wear nothing but Harry Potter clothes for three months and never wear the same thing twice
- Photo: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban / Warner Bros.2314 VOTES
When A Fan Offered To Adopt Tom Felton
Tom Felton, who plays Harry Potter's nemesis Draco Malfoy, spoke about a particularly memorable fan interaction:
I’ve got some very strange letters. One man wanted to adopt me. He had changed his name legally to Lucius Malfoy and wanted me to change my name to Draco Malfoy and to legally adopt me. I declined!
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When A Fan Met The 'Harry Potter' Cast
A Japanese show held a contest where 10,000 Harry Potter fans competed for a chance to visit the UK set of The Half-Blood Prince and meet the stars in person. A girl named Kana won, and her interactions with the cast proved just how into the series she really was.
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When The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Opened
The opening of the Harry Potter theme park must have seemed like the opening of the first Disneyland, only with a slightly older crowd.
People were sitting there for hours, waiting for the park to open along with thousands of other people. All under the hot, humid, sticky Florida heat.
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When The 'Wizard Rock' Scene Started
Wizard rock is a genre that revolves around the Harry Potter universe, and wizardry in general.
Here are some examples of some actual band names:
The Luna Lovegoods
The Sirius Black Attack
Harry and the Potters
Draco and the Malfoys
Albus and the Dumbledores
Ginny and the Weasleys
Hermione and the Grangers
Severus and the Snapes
Dobby and the House Elves
The Butterbeer Experience
The Whomping Willows
The Band Who Must Not Be Named
The Azkaban Work-Release Program
Tonks and the Aurors
- Photo: Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic689 VOTES
When A Reader Translated The First Three Chapters Of 'Deathly Hallows' Into French
In 2007, French police arrested a teenager who allegedly translated the first three chapters of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and released them online before the book was available in France.