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Harry Potter Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

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Harry Potter Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

Who produced all eight films in the series?
A: David Heyman.

Late in 1997, film producer David Heyman's London offices received a copy of what?
A: The first book in what would become Rowling's series of seven Harry Potter novels.

The book, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, was relegated to what?
A: A low-priority bookshelf.

The book was then discovered by a secretary who read it and gave it to whom?
A:  Heyman with a positive review.

Heyman, who had originally disliked "the rubbish title", then went ahead and did what?
A: Read the book himself.

Highly impressed by Rowling's work, he began the process that led to what?
A: One of the most successful cinematic franchises of all time.

Steven Spielberg initially negotiated to direct the first film, but he what?
A: Declined the offer.

 

On  March 28th 2000, Warner Bros. appointed who as director of the film?
A: Columbus.

In 2000, after seven months of searching, who discovered lead actor Daniel Radcliffe?
A: He was discovered by producer David Heyman and writer Steve Kloves seated just behind them in a theatre.

Radcliffe had already established himself as an actor in what 1999 BBC television production?
A: David Copperfield.

When did filming of the series begin at Leavesden Studios, Hertfordshire, England?
A: In September 2000.

When did filming end?
A: In December 2010, with post-production on the final film lasting until summer 2011.

Barron was appointed producer on the last how many films?
A: Four.

J.K. Rowling was asked to become a producer on Goblet of Fire but she what?
A: She declined.

 

J.K. Rowling did however, accept the role on the two-part what?
A: Deathly Hallows.

The sixth film in the series, Half-Blood Prince, was the what?
A: Most expensive film to produce as of 2009.

What did Warner Bros. do to the seventh and final novel in the series, Deathly Hallows?
A: They split it into two cinematic parts.

Chris Columbus was hired to direct what second film?
A: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Production on the second film started how long after the release of the first film?
A: Within a week.

Columbus was set to direct all entries in the series, but he did not want to return for which film?
A: Third film, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

He claimed he was what?
A: Burned out.

 

David Yates directed four of the films in the series, including the what?
A: The finale, Deathly Hallows.

David Yates, became the only director to helm more than one film besides who?
A: Chris Columbus.

Mike Newell became the first British director of the series when he was chosen for which film?
A: The fourth film.

Who wrote the screenplays for all but the fifth film?
A: Steve Kloves.

Who wrote the screenplay for the fifth film?
A: Michael Goldenberg.

Kloves had direct assistance of  whom?
A: J.K. Rowling.

Rowling asked Kloves to remain faithful to what?
A: The spirit of the books.

The  films were being made as the novels were being what?
A: Published.

The filmmakers had no idea of the story's outcome until what?
A: The release of the final novel in 2007.