Thursday, November 24, 2005

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Asia

This Weekend, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire will be taking Tokyo by storm. This movie is one of the most anticipated events of the year because Harry Potter has a huge amount of dedicated fans in Japan.

An Article, entitled Season's Greetings/ MOVIE: Harry Potter discovers the magic of adolescence written by Ayako Karino, was posted on the Japanese website today. In it, you can read more about the arrival of GOF in Japan. (The article is written in English)


Over in China, Harry Potter actress Katie Leung (Cho Chang) has become a huge success! Even though Katie is Scottish and does not speak a word of Chinese (her parents left China before she was born), she was nevertheless excited about meeting Harry Potter fans in Beijing. Here is what she had to say during an interview about her journey :

Katie: "I think everybody here is proud of me. I'm Chinese and I think my trip here will be good for the film".

If you wish to read the entire article about the movie in China, just click on the 'Full Story' link bellow.

---Full Story--- (article found on