Harry Potter is a 2023 computer-animated fantasy film directed by Sarah Smith, produced by David Heyman, Chris Columbus and Smith, written by Seth Grahame-Smith, and based on the novels by J.K. Rowling. A continuation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002), The film features an ensemble voice cast consisting of Owen Laramore, Zackary Arthur, Kennedi Clements, CC King, Tim Roth, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Trevante Rhodes, J.K. Simmons, and Susan Sarandon, with John Cleese reprising his original role of Nearly Headless Nick. In thr film, the adventures of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger continue as they save Harry's love interest, Ginny Weasley, from the evil Lord Locksmith and his alien henchmen.
|Directed by||Sarah Smith|
|Produced by|| David Heyman|
|Written by||Seth Grahame-Smith|
|Based on|| Harry Potter|
|Starring|| Owen Laramore|
|Music by||James Newton Howard|
|Edited by||John Veznon|
|Production company|| Warner Animation Group|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Release date||November 3, 2023|
|Country|| United States|
|Box office||$1.733 billion|
Produced by Warner Animation Group, Locksmith Animation, Heyday Films, and 1492 Pictures, Harry Potter was released theatrically on November 3, 2023 by Warner Bros. Pictures. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics, the film grossed $1.7 billion worldwide, making it the highest-grossing animated film of all time, highest-grossing PG-rated film, highest-grossing Warner Bros. film, highest-grossing Harry Potter film, and the highest-grossing non-Disney animated film. Harry Potter was nominated the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, losing to Disney Dimensions.