The Harry Potter movies were remarkably consistent. Though fans of the book were slightly disappointed with the amount of missing material, there’s no denying every entry in the franchise was solid.
In addition to the fantastic screenplays and set designs, every single film contained an abundance of acting talent.
The leading trio may not have been outstanding in The Philosopher’s Stone, but as the franchise progressed, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson continuously elevated their performances. Indeed, by the time the final movie was released in 2011, all three of them had grown into captivating performers.
Alongside the three leads there was plenty of other acting talent as well, and despite how many new characters were introduced throughout the series, the casting decisions were consistently spot on. There were even some performances that were nearly identical to J.K. Rowling’s original depiction in the novels.
Given the Harry Potter books will inevitably be adapted again at some point in the future, it’s fair to say the actors involved will have an almost impossible task on their hands if they wish to match the original performances...