Harry Melling (Dudley Dursley) lost a great deal of weight that he needed to wear prosthetics. The make-up department spent 6 months creating prosthetics that looked real with close-up scenes. Yet all the scenes of Dudley Dursley from Deathly Hallows are removed from the movies.
In the original script, they rewrite Severus Snape and Minerva McGonagall’s fight between Severus Snape and Harry Potter. but JK Rowling insisted that this is a key moment for Minerva McGonagall and it should be the way it is. I am glad they didn’t do that and this is not the first time JK Rowling helped a good plot.
Props in Deathly Hallows room of requirement
The Room of requirement things are all from props from previous movies. It includes the chess horse Ron used in Sorcerer’s Stone and Cornish Pixies set from Chamber of Secrets.
In her previous films, Evanna Lynch designed a lot of things for her character Luna Lovegood. Things like jewelry, things she wore, and many decorations for Luna Lovegood’s home. She came up with their dance at Bill and Fleur’s wedding.
In the scene of Gringotts when Hermione takes Polyjuice potion to disguise as Bellatrix, Emma Watson acted for Helena Bonham Carter. So that Helena can understand how Hermione Granger would react to the situation. In the scene, Hermione is acting like Bellatrix and in the filming, Bellatrix is acting like Hermione.
Filming “the Seven Harrys” in Deathly Hallows was so complicated that Daniel Radcliffe took 90 takes to complete a shot.
Most of the scenes of Deathly Hallows Part 2 are filmed within 24 hours, including the raid on the Gringotts bank to the battle of Hogwarts.
The boy who lived
The Lightning scar in the head of Harry Potter is applied approximately 5800 times to Daniel Radcliffe and stunt doubles.
In the scene of Bill and Fleur’s wedding Tonks tells Molly Weasley that she is pregnant but the scene was cut from the movie. If you look closely, you can see Tonks wearing a maternity gown at the wedding.
Deathly Hallows is the first film where J.K. Rowling as a co-producer.
“Not my daughter, you bitch!” is Julie Walter’s favorite line for her role as Molly Weasley. It is also the favorite line of every Harry Potter fan.
In the end, Harry Potter breaks the elder wand and tosses it off the bridge. In the Deathly Hallows novel, Harry uses the elder wand to repair his wand and puts back the elder wand to Dumbledore’s grave.
Tom Felton said that Voldemort awkwardly hugging Draco Malfoy was improvised by Ralph Fiennes. Tom Felton’s reaction to this improved situation was genuine.
The characters used to break wands that they needed to create over 500 wands for the movie.
Deathly Hallows fact – Harry and Hermione dance
The Dance scene of Harry and Hermione in Deathly Hallows was exclusively written for the film. The scene is not mentioned in the book. This scene is the favorite of director David Heyman.
If you have noticed in every scene of Voldemort and Bellatrix together, Bellatrix always moves to the right of Voldemort. Traditionally this port is reserved for the loyal and trusted people of Voldemort.
Rupert Grint gave a trumpet to Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe each on the final day of filming. No reason at all.
To film The Gringotts raid scene for the Deathly Hallows more than 210,000 coins were created by the prop department.
We missed the Deathly Hallows movie in 3D. They decided to release the movie in 3D but released it in 2D to avoid complications.
Deathly Hallows Part 2 is the 8th highest-grossing movie of all time.
The end of Harry Potter Deathly and the Hallows Part 2 played the same song that was used in the Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone ending scene. The Song Title is “Leaving Hogwarts” and with this, the series officially ended.