Category Archives: Interviews

Tim Burke talks extensively about the Visual Effects on Deathly Hallows Part 2

Following Deathly Hallows Part 2′s Visual Effects win at the Baftas and ahead of the Oscars (where Harry Potter is in nominated in the same category), VFX supervisor Tim Burke has been doing a few interviews, including one very lengthy one with Studio Daily.

Tim talks about the differences between the effects on DH2 compared with the previous films, discusses working with several small VFX companies in London for different aspects of the film, gives some insight into the creation of a digital Hogwarts as opposed to using miniatures, talks a bit about 3D, the Gringotts ‘roller coaster’ and the CG giants and spiders and the dragon, mentions last-minute changes to the death of Voldemort and also describes his favourite shots from the last film. Get the whole story »

Watch: Dan Radcliffe promotes The Woman in Black, talks life and Potter on The Graham Norton Show

As you are probably aware, Daniel Radcliffe has been to all corners of the globe recently promoting his new film The Woman in Black. Last week, he was a guest on the BBC’s always entertaining Graham Norton Show alongside Cuba Gooding Jr, Omid Djalili and Sinead O’Connor. Watch that in three parts right here:

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Time-Turner Tuesday: An adorable Daniel Radcliffe at the world premiere of Philosopher’s Stone

This week’s Time-Turner Tuesday takes us back to 2001 with an interview with a very little Dan Radcliffe at the premiere of the first film in London. Watch that below: