Dame Helen Mirren is a wizard, reader. Or a witch. Or perhaps a involved Muggle? The small print don’t actually matter; both manner, the Oscar award-winning actress is internet hosting a brand new Harry Potter quiz present later this yr to rejoice the twentieth anniversary of the movie collection. Harry Potter: Hogwarts Match of Homes will likely 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 followers prepared to place their Harry Potter information to the check for the last word honor to be named Home Cup champion,” in keeping with WarnerMedia. Mirren will shepherd the newest growth of the Harry Potter franchise and lend “some British grandeur” to the proceedings, provides Tom Ascheim, Warner Bros. president of world 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 not directly. Now she will, via an equally uncommon sport present loophole.
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Match of Homes is slated to air later this yr. When requested, a WarnerMedia consultant was not but capable of share the precise date the particular would hit HBO Max.
Replace September sixteenth, 5:16PM ET: Added remark from WarnerMedia.