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In #HarryPotter, #KennethBranagh played #GilderoyLockhart, a famous wizarding writer who had a penchant for deception and exaggeration. The one thing he did not lack, however, was charisma, as evidenced in this unearthed author photo shoot. 😱😂 Click the link in our bio for more photos and #ChamberOfSecrets director #ChrisColumbus' commentary. #HarryPotter 📷: Warner Bros. Pictures
Entertainment WeeklyÂ shared these photos. Incredibly, they've been kept from Muggle eyes since Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets was released in 2002 (yeah, 2002!). The film's director Christopher Columbus said the shoot took place on a bluescreen stage, and that Branagh, who he says is "
â€” Jessica Derschowitz (@jessicasara) October 17, 2018
After 16 years, EW released the pictures of a Gilderoy Lockhart's photoshoot. Kenneth Branagh is a god. #harrypotter
â€” snaps (@mydeerlily) October 18, 2018
â€” Julie Jo🎃👻 (@enchanted_holly) October 17, 2018
Gilderoy Lockhart obviously didn't do any of these things as he traveled the world stealing the stories of other more talent wizards, but in fairness, what are the odds those wizards looked as good doing heroics as Lockhart does only pretending to have done them?And of course we know why it has taken 16 years for us to see these images--Lockhart forgot he took them.Which of these is your favorite? Tell us why in the comments section below.
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