Casting news on 'OotP' from premiere

Published November 6, 2005 at 3:46 PM
by Geri
from CBBC Newsround

News seems to be coming out at a fast past from the premiere of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire which took place earlier this evening in the UK. David Heyman spokeopens in new window about the casting of Luna, Tonks and Shacklebolt for Order of the Phoenix.

On the casting of Luna:

They are now choosing from a shortlist of five hopefuls. We've narrowed it down to a handful of people for Luna. I haven't seen them though. [Director] David Yates has been doing the casting.

According to CBBC Newsround 2 actors are in talks to play Kingsley Shacklebolt and Tonks. And that Anna Friel, the partner of Lupin actor David Thewlis, definitely wasn't being considered for the role of Tonks.

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