The prim, officious character of Percy Weasley couldn’t be further from the man who played him. Much loved in fan circles, Chris is and has always been a fantastic ambassador for the franchise. We are proud to welcome him back to the DraigCon roster.
Now carving out a very successful career behind the camera Chris is presently working on a high profile production leading him back into the magical realms.
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Krum. One name alone is enough. The surly seeker from Bulgaria joins the DraigCon line-up for July and October. As well as playing Viktor Krum in Goblet of Fire, and Deathly Hallows part 1, Stan ‘The Man’ Yanevski is busy working internationally in film and TV as well as making occasional appearances at conventions to meet his fans.
He's a lot more affable than his Potterverse alter ego!
Harry Potter's dad!!!
Adrian has appeared in several films including Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself, and also has a pivotal role in the Harry Potter film series as Harry Potter's father James Potter. Onstage, he has appeared in Her Naked Skin (2008, National Theatre). He played Richard Collingsworth in the 1989 TV serial version of The Ginger Tree, opposite Samantha Bond. He also starred in The Woman in Black which was made for television and aired at Christmas 1989.
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Everyone loves Colin Creevey and we at #DraigConare no different. We would like to welcome the boy with the camera, and the world’s biggest #HarryPotter fanboy to DraigCon! Hugh will join us Sat 21st & Sun 22nd July at The Printworks and Sat 27th & Sun 28th October for #HalloweenMagic at Victoria Warehouse #Manchester.
Presently Hugh is an accomplished musician and composer working on various projects. He is also a dab hand with the camera in real life, check out his Instagram!
One of the hardest working men in show business, Rusty has been (amongst other things) an original Oompa Loompa, a Jawa and a merry man in addition to his roles in the #HarryPotter franchise.
Although he plays a curmudgeon bank teller from #Gringotts this couldn’t be further from the truth.
A warm big character of a man. Make sure you stop for a chat with him over the July weekend at
The man who is Frank Longbottom has also been busy finding Fantastic Beasts recently. If you are nice, maybe he’ll tell you all about it.
YOUNG SIRIUS BLACK
Rohan Gotobed portrayed eleven-year-old Sirius Black in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. He has two young sisters who both appear in the same film!
Richard played a death eater in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1. Richard has also appeared in many other films including, Batman, Robin Hood Prince of Thieves and many more.
THE FAT FRIAR
Simon Fisher-Becker played the Fat Friar in Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone. He has also appeared in DR Who and many other TV shows.
WIZARD AND STAND IN FOR NEARLY HEADLESS NICK
Stephen played a Wizard in one of the earlier Harry Potter movies and was also the body double for John Cleese as Nearly Headless Nick. Stephen has also appeared in Flash Gordon and many other TV shows and films.https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0129407/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1
Unfortunately due to increasingly tight schedules between FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD press tour, and his work on season 9 of THE WALKING DEAD, Dan Fogler is no longer able to attend DraigCon - October 2018. Dan is looking forward to seeing his fans at upcoming future events around the world, and is sorry he’s unable to see them sooner in Manchester. We hope to announce future appearances with him sometime soon.