Exclusive First Look at 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire' to Be Presented During Network Television Debut of 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,' Airing May 7 On ABC

BURBANK, Calif.--()--May 2, 2005--

  - ABC Special Presentation Will Include 13 Minutes of Additional Footage from 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets' -  



On Saturday, May 7, Harry Potter fans will get an exclusive first look at film clips, cast interviews and behind-the-scenes footage from 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,' the highly anticipated fourth film adaptation of J.K. Rowling's immensely popular Harry Potter novel series.

This never-before-seen footage from 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire' will be presented as interstitials throughout a special four-hour presentation of 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets' on the ABC Television Network. This marks the network television debut of 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,' the second installment of the Harry Potter film series.

Hosted by Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint, this special television event will also feature 13 minutes of additional footage from 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.'

ABOUT 'HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE'

'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire' will be released in theatres on November 18, 2005 by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company. The film is directed by Mike Newell ('Four Weddings and Funeral,' 'Mona Lisa Smile') and produced by David Heyman from a from a screenplay by Steve Kloves.

In 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,' the fourth film adaptation of J.K. Rowling's popular Harry Potter novel series, Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) must contend with being mysteriously selected to compete in the prestigious Triwizard Tournament, a thrilling international competition that pits him against older and more experienced students from Hogwarts and two rival European wizarding schools. Meanwhile, supporters of Harry's nemesis, the evil Lord Voldemort (Ralph Fiennes), send a shockwave of fear throughout the wizard community when their Dark Mark scorches the sky at the Quidditch World Cup, signaling Voldemort's return to power. But for Harry, this is not the only harrowing news causing him anxiety - he still has yet to find a date for Hogwarts' Yule Ball dance.

ABOUT 'HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS'

'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets' made its theatrical debut on November 15, 2002. The film was directed by Chris Columbus and produced by David Heyman from a screenplay by Steve Kloves.

In 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,' the second installment in the Harry Potter film series, young wizard Harry Potter and his friends Ron and Hermione face new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as they try to discover a dark force that is terrorizing the school.

Contacts

Warner Bros. Pictures
David Mortimer, 818-954-6626
david.mortimer@warnerbros.com

Contacts

Warner Bros. Pictures
David Mortimer, 818-954-6626
david.mortimer@warnerbros.com