Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire on TF1: Michèle Bernier almost played in the film! – Cinema News

Invited in 2018 in the show “Intimate Ambition” presented by host Karine Lemarchand, actress Michèle Bernier revealed that she almost played Madame Olympe Maxime in “Harry Potter and the goblet of fire”, broadcast tonight on TF1 .

France 2 – Christophe Russeil

Continuing the broadcast of the Harry Potter film saga with metronome regularity, TF1 is programming this Thursday, July 22 the 4th installment of the franchise, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, in which our favorite sorcerer’s apprentice is immersed in the said tournament ” of the three wizards “. An episode which also marks the first appearance of a certain Lord Voldemort, Harry’s mortal enemy …

Guest on the show Intimate ambition in 2018, Presented by the host Karine Lemarchand and broadcast on M6, Michèle Bernier had made an astonishing revelation at the time around the film by Mike Newell, next to which you may have passed.

The actress was indeed contacted by the French casting director, Stéphane Foenkinos, responsible for selecting part of the cast of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. In this case, the proposed role was that of Madame Olympe Maxime, the French director of the Beauxbatons Magic Academy.

“I knew that Michele spoke English very well, and I have always loved her as an actress. I knew the potential she had” explains the person concerned, in a video shown by Lemarchand to Michèle Bernier.

“What was great was that there were only three who were selected, including Michele. What was more moving, it was after. She was on the verge of tears, because she m ‘said: just the fact of having been considered at this casting, it’s such a gift! “ continues Foenkinos.

The actress then takes up the thread of the anecdote: “The conversation begins […], then I am told “Ok Michèle, thank you, thank you!” I’m leaving, Stéphane leads me back to the door, and I hear Mike Newell which says: “it will be necessary to check the dates with Michele! And there, but it is as if I had heard the Grail! […] We leave the room, and there I collapse into Stéphane’s arms in tears. I couldn’t believe what had happened to me “.

Finally, the actress took a bad stroke of fate, since her role will finally be attributed to another actress, Frances de la Tour, who, contrary to what her name indicates, is not French but British …

Discover the entire sequence below …

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