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Happy Birthday Harry Potter: Twitterati Shower Their Favourite Literary Character With Heartwarming Wishes As the ‘Boy Who Lived’ Turns 40



It’s July 31, which means Harry Potter turns a year a older today. One of the most-loved literaray characters in recent past, JK Rowling’s lead protagonist from the fantasy book series shares his birthday with the author herself. As per the Harry Potter books, Harry was born on July 31st and all those who grew up loving the HP books every year, make sure to celebrate it. ‘The Boy Who Lived’ or ‘The Chosen One’ as they call him is the brave wizard who defeated Voldemort (the dark lord) in the book series. Harry’s grounded nature, his loyalty towards his friends and his compassionate beliefs drew readers all across the globe towards him and hence the character has a special place in everyone’s heart. JK Rowling Birthday: Here’s Looking At the Harry Potter Author’s Inspirational Quotes.

As Harry celebrates his 40th birthday today, netizens made sure to make it special by sharing their favourite HP moments from books and films as they wished their favourite wizard. From sharing pictures of Daniel Radcliffe who essayed the role of Potter in the film versions to sharing their favourite Harry Potter quotes from the books, fans began celebrations online for Potter’s birthday. It was through Harry Potter’s character that readers of all ages began believing in the magical world and dreamt of visiting the wizarding world once. Here’s looking at some of the adorable birthday wishes for Harry.  Daniel Radcliffe Birthday: 7 Best Harry Potter Moments of the British Actor That Cast His Charming Spell on Us! 

Happy Birthday to the Boy Who Lived!

Happy Birthday Harry Potter!

Make a Wish Harry!

Happy Birthday Pottah! The Highlight of Our Childhood

Here’s the Cake, Harry!

HBD Potter and JK Rowling:

Happy 40th to the ‘Boy Who Lived’:

Happy 40th Harry!

It’s a milestone moment for Harry Potter fans as their favourite wizard turns 40. Those who have grown up cherishing Harry’s stories, it’s a bit of an emotional moment. Tell us your favourite Harry Potter moment in the comments below.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jul 31, 2020 11:12 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website

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Star Wars, Hunger Games, The Big Bang Theory – Brie Larson Reveals 8 Major Projects She Auditioned For But Didn’t Get (Watch Video)



Brie Larson may be a famous actor today known for her performances in films such as Room and Captain Marvel but the actress has been through her share of tough phases and lost out on some really amazing films. Considering the Academy Award-winning actress’ acting talents, it almost seems impossible that Larson may have faced rejections in Hollywood but much to our surprise, it is true. The actress recently started her own YouTube channel and has been posting sme amazing stuff. In her latest video, Brie spoke about failure and rejections as an actor. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel To Fight Tom Holland’s Spider-man In Upcoming Sequel?

If you have watched certain films and wondered what they would be like had Brie Larson been cast in them, well you’ll be delighted to know, the actress did audition for quite a bit of them. In her latest video, Brie Larson revealed some of the biggest projects that she auditioned for but lost out getting cast in them due to whatever reasons. Not only films, but the actress also reveals a few famous TV series that she auditioned for. Here’s a list of projects that could have starred Brie Larson but unfortunately didn’t! Captain Marvel 2 Hires Nia DaCosta as Director, Ryan Fleck Congratulates.

1. Hunger Games

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)

2. Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys (Photo Credits: Twitter)

3. Star Wars

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (Photo Credits: Twitter)

4. The Big Bang Theory

TBBT(Photo Credits: Instagram)

TBBT (Photo Credits: Instagram)

5. Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl (Photo Credits: Instagram)

6. Tomorrowland


Tomorrowland (Photo Credits: Twitter)

7. Spy Kid (As a child actor)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)

8. Hearts In Atlantis (As a child actor)

Hearts in Atlantis

Hearts in Atlantis (Photo Credits: Twitter)

Check Out Brie Larson’s YouTube Video Here:

We bet you’re surprised to find out how Brie Larson lost out on these amazing roles, knowing that she could have totally killed it. The last time we saw her on Jimmy Fallon’s show playing the lightsabre game was when we hoped to see her in the Star Wars series, wouldn’t she have truly rocked as a Jedi? Well, there’s always another time. It’s amazing how Larson has opened up about these big rejections and showed her fans acting isn’t really an easy job.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 15, 2020 03:06 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website

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