The Harry Potter franchise keeps growing, and so is the size of its fandom. Being a Potterhead just does not mean knowing facts and characters, it is an emotion. For Potterheads, everything counts. Watching the movies isn’t enough – you must’ve read all the books, knowing all facts is necessary too. The Harry Potter movies and books have managed to get the attention of both youth and old. There is no set age group of Potterheads. Harry Potter has a whole lot of characters, and we all can relate to them. Watching the characters grow up, made us travel together through their journey. But the fandom of Harry Potter is so huge that several popular actors are its part. Here are a few popular actors who are bigger Potterheads than you.
Tom Holland and Zendaya
The stars of the latest Spider-Man movie, know Harry Potter so well, that it feels like they are a part of the wizarding world. Tom Holland and Zendaya know what we might have missed. From knowing the name of Ron’s rat and Hagrid’s dog to remembering the name of Neville’s toad. The pair knew everything. The BBC Radio 1 host tested their knowledge in an interview. And based on their answers, it can easily be said they are bigger Potterheads than us.
Starring in one fantasy franchise to being a huge fan of another. The Game of Thrones star, Kit Harrington has expressed his love for the Harry Potter franchise. The actor even claimed that he would love to be a part of Harry Potter. And it is proof enough that our Jon Snow is a Potterhead. In the ACE Comic Con 2019, the actor said he would love to play the role of Severus Snape in a prequel of the Harry Potter story.
The Suicide Squad and Wolf of Wall Street actress, Margot Robbie has been a huge Potterhead growing up. In a Jimmy Kimmel Live show, a friend of the actress had shared a photo that showed the actress sitting in bed with tea and a Harry Potter book. She revealed that she found the stories calming and couldn’t go to bed without reading one of the Harry Potter books. Her husband, Tom Ackerley, who is now a filmmaker, played a Slytherin student in Harry Potter movies.
Yes, The Rock is a huge Potterhead too. His Instagram post from June 2021 was proof enough to show that. Dwayne Johnson went to the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park with his daughters – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The actor thanked the studio staff and said was delighted to revisit his childhood favorite place. In MTV Award Show the actor claimed to be an Hupplepuff. He confirmed the news soon after by tweeting the same.
It is no secret that Jennifer Lawrence is a huge Potterhead. She was really upset when she did not receive her letter from Hogwartz. In an interview, she shared the instance where she met Daniel Radcliffe. Or more like screamed in his face, confessing her love to the franchise. She said I grabbed him (Daniel Radcliffe) by the shoulder. Of course, I’m in 6-inch heels. That makes me 6-foot-4. I’m towering over him, saying, ‘I love Harry Potter!’ His security people were nodding to each other—should we go?”