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NYC Premiere: Red carpet, live stream done NYC Premiere: Red carpet, live stream done

090709 premiereAll of the cast and crew have walked the red carpet and are now going inside of Ziegfeld Theater to watch a special screening of the new Harry Potter film.  However, even though our live coverage is done, we will still be posting plenty of videos, photos and news articles in the hours and days to come.  Special thanks to HPANA and Leaky for providing us with live coverage to report on.

NYC Premiere: Final red carpet pics of Rupert, Emma NYC Premiere: Final red carpet pics of Rupert, Emma

Rupert Grint and Emma Watson headed up the rear of the cast and crew on the NYC premiere red carpet this evening, and we have two lovely pictures of them giving interviews below thanks, again, to HPANA.

NYC Premiere: Photos of Dan, Alan Rickman, more NYC Premiere: Photos of Dan, Alan Rickman, more

Thanks again to our friends at HPANA, we have new photos of some of the actors on the red carpet doing interviews, including Daniel Radcliffe, Tom Felton, Alan Rickman and producer David Heyman.  Emma and Rupert are working their way up the red carpet and will be on the live feed shortly.

NYC Premiere: More stars arrive, interviews continue NYC Premiere: More stars arrive, interviews continue

More stars have arrived at the NYC premiere, including: Rupert Grint, Alan Rickman and Marcia Gay Harden. We’re still waiting on Emma Watson to show. In the meantime, check out some new pictures from HPANA of interviews with Freddie Stroma and Bonnie Wright. Tom Felton’s interview is up next on PotterCast’s live feed.

NYC Premiere: Yates and Gambon doing interviews NYC Premiere: Yates and Gambon doing interviews

Thanks to HPANA, we have two new pictures of Michael Gambon and David Yates giving interviews on the red carpet for the NYC premiere. Currently on the live feed, Bonnie Wright is being interviewed and Daniel Radcliffe is up next.

NYC Premiere: Celebs beginning to arrive NYC Premiere: Celebs beginning to arrive

Celebrities are beginning to arrive at the New York premiere. So far Michael Gambon, David Yates, Daniel Radcliffe, Bonnie Wright, Mark Indelicato from Ugly Betty, Steve Kloves, Freddie Stroma and Tom Felton have arrived. David Yates is about to be interviewed on the live stream at PotterCast.

NYC Premiere: Live stream available NYC Premiere: Live stream available

A live stream of the NYC premiere can be seen over at PotterCast or below.

NYC Premiere: Photos of red carpet setup NYC Premiere: Photos of red carpet setup

Some photos of the red carpet setup can be seen over on HPANA’s Twitter or below.

Complete coverage of the HBP premiere in NYC Complete coverage of the HBP premiere in NYC

The New York premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is just moments away.  Harry Potter Fan Zone will be providing you with as many news items, photos and videos as we can throughout and after the event.  Keep checking the home page for updates, or follow us on Twitter to get the headlines delievered directly to your PC or phone!

Reminder: London HBP premiere tomorrow at 6 pm GMT Reminder: London HBP premiere tomorrow at 6 pm GMT

The London premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is a little over 15 hours away!  The premiere will be held in Leicester Square on Tuesday, July 7, with arrivals beginning at 6 pm GMT (1 pm EST).  According to the press release:

Talent and film-makers attending include: DANIEL RADCLIFFE, EMMA WATSON, RUPERT GRINT, Helena Bonham Carter, Helen Mccrory, Robbie Coltrane, jim broadbent, Tom Felton, Michael Gambon, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, Natalia Tena, Julie Walters, bonnie wright, jessie cave, evanna lynch, matthew lewis, hero tiffin feinnes, David Thewlis, producers David Barron and David Heyman, director David Yates, and author JK Rowling.

If you are not going to the event, do not fret – you can watch a live stream of the premiere here beginning at 6 pm GMT, courtesy of LiveStream.com. Stay tuned to HPFZ throughout the day for extensive coverage of the event.

Recap of HBP Tokyo premiere Recap of HBP Tokyo premiere

090706 tokyoReuters has published an article about the Tokyo premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Although none of the cast or crew members were present, that didn’t stop fans and Japanese celebrities from coming out in droves to attend the first of three premieres (the London premiere is Tuesday, July 7, and the US premiere is Thursday, July 9).

Thousands of fans, some dressed as wizards in long gowns with pointy hats, lined up in Tokyo to catch the sixth in the blockbuster “Harry Potter” film series on Monday, kicking off a string of such events around the world.

You can read the article here and see some photos of the event here courtesy of the Associated Press.

London sweepstakes: NY, NJ, CT, CA, FL, TX, IL London sweepstakes: NY, NJ, CT, CA, FL, TX, IL

We now have updates on the London sweepstakes competition. And the verdict? Unfortunately, only some Americans are eligible to enter. But if you reside in certain counties of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, California, Florida, Texas, or Illinois, here are the rules and regulations (see if you’re in an area of your state that makes you eligible for this sweepstakes!)
Basically, you need to watch certain shows (specifically the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the Bonnie Hunt Show, and Extra) and during commercial breaks, a “magic word” will pop up. Memorize this word and head over online and enter here. You may enter up to 10 times per day.
Good luck!

We now have updates on the London sweepstakes competition. And the verdict? Unfortunately, only some Americans are eligible to enter. But if you reside in certain counties of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, California, Florida, Texas, or Illinois, here are the rules and regulations (see if you’re in an area of your state that makes you eligible for this sweepstakes!)

Basically, you need to watch certain shows (specifically the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the Bonnie Hunt Show, and Extra) and during commercial breaks, a “magic word” will pop up. Memorize this word and head over online and enter here. You may enter up to 10 times per day.

Good luck!

Want to attend London’s premiere of ‘Half-Blood Prince’? Want to attend London’s premiere of ‘Half-Blood Prince’?

Warner Bros. has announced a sweepstakes where one lucky fan will win tickets for 2 to see London’s star-studded world premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince on July 7th. Daily prizes will be given out, including everything from Harry Potter soundtracks and video-games to Hogwarts shoe charms to tickets to see the Harry Potter exhibition in Chicago. This sweepstakes starts next week – we’ll announce when it’s up!

Japanese HBP world premiere July 6, others announced Japanese HBP world premiere July 6, others announced

Snitch Seeker has just received confirmation from Warner Bros. that Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will premiere on 6 July 2009 in Japan. Two other world premieres will be held: London on July 7th and New York City on July 8th.

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