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Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

About a Book Harry, his owl, Hedwig, and foppish professor Gilderoy Lockhart pay a visit to London’s “wizarding” bookstore, Flourish and Blotts.

Photographed by Mark Seliger for the October 2002 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Greenhouse Efx

Ron, Hermoine, and Harry take Herbology instruction from Professor Sprout, played by Miriam Margolyes. Ron is holding a just-picked Mandrake. Note earmuffs, which protect the students from its fatal cry.

Photographed by Mark Seliger for the October 2002 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Stoned

Hermione Granger has been literally “Petrified.” She is attended to by Madame Pomfrey (played by Gemma Jones), Harry, Ron, and Colin Creevey (played by Hugh Mitchell).

Photographed by Mark Seliger for the October 2002 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Boy Who Lived

Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter, in the spider-infested cupboard where he is forced to live. “I was totally scared out of my wits,” Radcliffe says of auditioning for the role.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Dursleys

Unaware that he is really a famous wizard, Harry lives as an unloved member of the Dursley family. Fiona Shaw, left, is Petunia Dursley, sister of Harry’s late mother; Richard Griffiths, center, has the role of Vernon Dursley; and Harry Melling, as their son Dudley, is the world’s most horrible child.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

At Hogwarts

From left to right: gathered on the set of the Hogwarts School’s Great Hall are Jamie Waylett as Crabbe, Tom Felton as Draco, Harry’s nemesis, and Joshua Herdman as Goyle, all of Slytherin House, and Emma Watson as Hermione, Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter, and Rupert Grint as Ron, all of Gryffindor House.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Half-Giant

Robbie Coltrane, who plays Hagrid, the Hogwarts gamekeeper, says he went to J. K. Rowling for guidance: “When I was trying to get a fix on Hagrid’s character, she said, ‘Well, think of him as one of those really big Hell’s Angels that gets off a motorbike and then starts talking about how his garden is coming.’”

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Flitwick, Quirrell, and Hooch

From left to right: Warwick Davis (as Professor Flitwick, a tiny wizard who teaches Charms), Ian Hart (as Professor Quirrell, who specializes in Defense Against the Dark Arts), and Zoë Wanamaker (as Madame Hooch, professor of Flying) with a dragon skeleton on the set of the Hogwarts library.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Professor Dumbledore and Professor McGonagall

Richard Harris as kindly Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore and Dame Maggie Smith as Deputy Headmistress Minerva McGonagall, a witch who teaches Transfiguration, on a Hogwarts staircase.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Master of Potions

Alan Rickman, as the sinister-seeming Professor Severus Snape, teaches the art of Potions in a dungeon at Hogwarts. How deep is his hatred of Harry Potter?

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Ghosts

From left to right: Terence Bayler as the Bloody Baron, Simon Fisher-Becker as the Fat Friar, John Cleese as Nearly Headless Nick, and Nina Young as the Grey Lady.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Gryffindor Quidditch Team

From left to right: Leila Sutherland (Alicia Spinnet), Sean Biggerstaff (Oliver Wood, team captain), Emily Dale (Katie Bell), Danielle Tabor (Angelina Johnson), Oliver Phelps (George Weasley), Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), and James Phelps (Fred Weasley).

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

The Life-Size Chess Match

Rupert Grint, who plays Harry Potter’s best friend, Ron Weasley, rides one of the live chess pieces that guard the hidden Sorcerer’s Stone at Hogwarts.

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 issue.

Will the Next Fantastic Beasts Confirm This Intriguing Nagini Theory?

Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the October 2001 cover.

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