Dame Helen Mirren is a wizard, reader. Or a witch. Or possibly a involved Muggle? The main points don’t actually matter; both approach, the Oscar award-winning actress is internet hosting a brand new Harry Potter quiz present later this yr to have a good time the twentieth anniversary of the movie collection. Harry Potter: Hogwarts Match of Homes might be concurrently broadcast on Cartoon Community and TBS, with plans to ultimately stream on HBO Max as nicely, WarnerMedia announced Wednesday.
The four-part particular “will unveil Wizarding World fans willing to put their Harry Potter knowledge to the test for the ultimate honor to be named House Cup champion,” based on WarnerMedia. Mirren will shepherd the most recent growth of the Harry Potter franchise and lend “some British grandeur” to the proceedings, provides Tom Ascheim, Warner Bros. president of worldwide children, younger adults, and classics.
In some ways, it was solely a matter of time. Throughout eight movies, and now a number of spinoffs, Harry Potter has featured a majority of the UK’s stars of stage and display screen. It was truthfully uncommon Mirren hadn’t popped up indirectly. Now she will be able to, by means of an equally uncommon recreation present loophole.
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Match of Homes is slated to air later this yr. The Verge has additionally reached out to find out when it is going to hit HBO Max. We’ll replace you if we study extra.