Picture of Michael Gambon as Dumbledore on PoA set!

  May 23, 2003 at 12:51 AM ET
  Cheeser     HPANA (via The Daily Record and The Sun)

Sir Michael Gambon as Dumbledore
Gambon as Dumbledore

Thanks very much to Geri for these stories from The Daily Recordopens in new window and The Sunopens in new window:

The new Professor Dumbledore appeared on the Harry Potter film set yesterday - complete with "magic" beard protector. Sir Michael Gambonopens in new window donned a special cover to keep his long chin hair dry in the rain as he emerged from Hagrid's Hut in Glencoe.

Gambon will replace the late Richard Harrisopens in new window in the role of Hogwarts headmaster for the new film, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Sir Michael, 62, is best known for his roles as Maigret and The Singing Detective.

Actor Robert Hardyopens in new window, 67, was also on set yesterday. He starred as Siegfried in All Creatures Great and Small and continues his role as Cornelius Fudge, Minister of Magic, in the new film.


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