Chamber of Secrets facts you didn’t know
The Chamber of Secrets book does not mention Lucius Malfoy having blonde hair or a walking stick that disguises his wand. It was Jason Isaac’s (actor of Lucius Malfoy) idea. Even got fond of the stick that he tries to sneak but he was caught.
Hardcover Harry Potter editions can be seen in two places. First when Hagrid takes Harry from Knockturn Alley and second when Lockhart shows his profile to the photographer.
The character of Moaning Myrtle was played by Shirley Henderson, the oldest actress (age 37) to play a Hogwarts student.
Initially, Daniel Radcliffe was offered only 125,000 pounds for the movie Chamber of Secrets but the actor’s union, Equity, stepped in and negotiated new terms which made Daniel’s approximate salary 2,000,000.
Chamber of Secrets is the longest Harry Potter movie
Are Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is the second shortest book of Harry Potter but the movie is the longest of all Harry Potter movies. on the other hand Order of the Phoenix is the longest book of Harry Potter but the second shortest film.
JK Rowling and her best friend used to drive the same model and color of car Ford Anglia. Because of her memories of the car she used this narrative in the book and later in the movie of Chamber of Secrets.
Rupert Grint fears spiders and it is said that the reaction from The Forbidden Forest meeting with Aragon was not his acting but he was terrified of the Giant Spider prop.
There is a rumor that filming Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint’s Voice broke and their voice double had to speak lines for them.
Fans got it wrong
According to the Chamber of Secrets script, Hermione was supposed to hug both Ron and Harry. But 11-year-old Emma Watson was so embarrassed that she would break the hug too quickly. The director Chris Columbus changed the script so she has to hug only Harry and still Emma Watson ends it too quickly they need to freeze the moment so that hug seems longer. But fans took it as an early sign of their relationship.
All the portions on the set were soup, which means even though the golden trio was acting, they were enjoying the soup.
In the scene where Harry and Ron crashed the car ‘Ford Anglia’ into the whomping willow, 14 Ford Anglias were destroyed.
Draco Malfoy used the Opal necklace this necklace can be seen in the Borgin and Burkes shop in Knockturn Alley when Harry enters the shop Harry Potter 2.
Dumbledore’s office set was the most expensive set for the film at that time. Dab director Chris Columbus and designer Stuart Craig were able to secure the fund needed to build this amazing set.
In Chamber of Secrets, Draco Malfoy says “I didn’t know you could read”. This line was improvised by Tom Felton because if forgot the line.
The Sword of Gryffindor was a real sword they purchased at auction. The props department then recreate that sword handle.