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Harry Potter TV Show Dream Cast
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The hallways of Hogwarts will be bustling on screen once again, and we already know who we’d like to see walking them.

Following the April announcement that HBO Max has ordered a Harry Potter TV adaptation to series, Team TVLine has conjured its own ideas for who might play some of the franchise’s most iconic characters.

As you’ll notice in our wish list below — which includes a Ted Lasso star, a former Doctor Who leading man and not one, but two Lucifer alumni — we haven’t dream-cast every Harry Potter role, as J.K. Rowling’s novels feature dozens of characters that flit in and out of her fictional world. We’ve also kept our picks to adult roles only; we suspect many of the young Hogwarts students, including Harry, will be played by relative newcomers, and we admit our knowledge of 11-year-old British thespians is limited.

Instead, we’ve made our picks for nearly 20 of Harry Potter‘s adult cast members, many of whom will appear in the show’s first season. (HBO Max has already made a 10-year commitment to its Harry Potter project, so we’ll see some of these other characters down the road.)

Keep scrolling to see all of our Harry Potter dream castings, then drop a comment with your own!

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