Date: 9th September 2001
The world premiere of the eagerly awaited HARRY POTTER movie will take place in London. The screening at Leicester Square Odeon in the West End on 4 November (01) will be followed by a star studded bash celebrating what is set to be an international blockbuster. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) will then go on general release in Britain and America on 16 November(01).
The four Harry Potter novels, written by novelist J.K Rowling, have topped best-seller lists around the world from Argentina to China since going on release - capturing the hearts and imaginations of children and adults. Studio bosses are so confident of the success of the movie - they are already planning a money-spinning sequel. (SC/WNTEX/IG)