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The Harry Potter twentieth anniversary reunion particular, Return to Hogwarts, hit HBO Max on Jan. 1st, and it diminished Potterheads all over the place to emotional wrecks. The nostalgic look again on the making of the eight-part film saga, that includes most of the franchise’s forged coming collectively for the primary time because the collection ended, proved to be extremely moving, because the likes of Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson opened up about how a lot the Wizarding World means to them.
But one particular second within the reunion resulted in some surprising laughs as a substitute of tears. At one level within the particular, Watson speaks about her love of the books when she was a younger child previous to her casting as Hermione Granger. For some visible help, a photograph of an toddler Emma with Minnie Mouse ears is proven on-screen. Unfortunately, followers quickly realized that this picture was of the improper Emma. It’s Emma Roberts, not Emma Watson!
As identified by @vee_delmonico99 on Twitter, the picture comes from Roberts’ Instagram feed. Check out the proof under:
It’s form of hilarious that this main gaffe not solely ended up occurring within the first place however then made it during manufacturing till it was broadcast. Presumably, somebody simply googled “Emma Watson as a child” and the search engine supplied up this Emma Roberts picture as a substitute. To be truthful, the 2 Emmas aren’t probably the most dissimilar individuals on the earth, so at first look, it’s straightforward to mistake Roberts for Watson. Not that Harry Potter followers had been fooled for lengthy.
Luckily for HBO, streaming makes it straightforward to appropriate these sorts of errors, just like the notorious Game of Thrones coffee cup or jeans guy in The Mandalorian, each of which had been eliminated as soon as the web observed them. It won’t be lengthy earlier than an applicable pic of Watson is added as a substitute, then, though it will be entertaining if HBO by no means does something about it and Emma Roberts will get to have a tiny surprising cameo within the particular endlessly.
Catch Harry Potter twentieth Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts on HBO Max now.