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Harry Potter World Premiere Trailer Debut

World Premiere Trailer Debut

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Date: 13th November 2003
Time: 0230-0245 GMT

1ST ASIA FEED ONLY Date: 13th November 2003
Time: 0330-0400 GMT

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Date: 13th November 2003
Time: 1000-1015 GMT

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Warner Bros. Pictures is pleased is announce the summer release of the feature film of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, the third in the series of films based on J.K. Rowling's hugely popular novels. Academy Award nominee Alfonso Cuarón (Y Tu Mamá También) takes the helm as director with David Heyman, Chris Columbus and Mark Radcliffe as producers. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and his friends Ron and Hermione return as teenagers to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who poses a dangerous threat to the young wizard.

The story reunites Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson in this third film as Harry, Ron and Hermione. The cast is joined by Gary Oldman, who plays the ominous figure of Sirius Black, Michael Gambon who takes on the role of Hogwart's reveered Headmaster Albus Dumbledore, Julie Christie who plays the role of the big-hearted Three Broomsticks pub barmaid Madam Rosmerta and Emma Thompson as the eccentric Professor of Divination, Sibyll Trelawney.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban will be released in the summer of 2004 by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company. The release date for New Zealand is currently scheduled for June 10 2004. AOL Keyword: Harry Potter

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