Evanna to Potter fans: "I promise to work hard"

Published February 18, 2006 at 1:24 PM
by eudaemonia
from HPANA (via Various)

Luna Lovegood in the Order of the Phoenix film, Evanna Lynchopens in new window, recently conducted her first, exclusive interview with an Irish newspaper, Drogheda Independent. As the interview requires registration, various statements from the article have emerged in various Potter sites. Notably, she gives a statement to the Harry Potter fans who have voiced their (not-so-nice) opinion of her being selected for the coveted part, courtesy of CBBC Newsround:

To all the fans that are disappointed in the choice for Luna having seen the photo of me in the papers... that this was my first photo shoot and I felt a bit awkward.

I promise to work hard to do a good Luna!

Additionally, TLC has a statement from JK Rowlingopens in new window, who once corresponded with Evanna through snail mail as previously reported.

Thanks to everyone who wrote in.

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