Teenager spends birthday with Harry Potter film cast

  July 15, 2003 at 5:49 PM ET
  Cheeser     HPANA (via Canada NewsWire)

The Make-A-Wish Foundation in Canadiaopens in new window granted 17-year-old Candy hers: to visit England and experience the world of Harry Potter. With the help of Rogers Videoopens in new window and British Airways, the teen celebrated her 18th birthday with the cast and crew of the new Harry Potter movie, Prisoner of Azkaban:

Candy has a very rare and life-threatening blood disorder called Thalassemiaopens in new window. Ever since she was eight years old, she has wanted to see the sights of England. When the Harry Potter books and movies came out, she was enthralled and wanted more than ever to see this country and experience the world of the Hogwarts School of Wizardry.


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