Behind The Wand: Stories From The Harry Potter Films

My name is Flick Miles and I was Hermione Granger’s double in the "Harry Potter" films.To mark 20 years since the release of the first film, I have decided to get back in touch with some of the most influential people involved in creating the film. They have shared their untold stories and amazing memories of what it was like to bring "Harry Potter" to life. If you want to know what life was really like behind the scenes of "Harry Potter," this is the podcast for you!

00:59:47 2022-01-17
This week, I spoke with Nick Pelham, a storyboard artist for the first five Harry Potter films. We talk about what it takes to be a storyboard artist, his favorite scene to draw and the most complex scenes.
00:51:15 2021-12-14
This week, I spoke with Ellen Lister, who became Emma Watson's body double for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Order of the Pheonix and Deathly Hallow part 1 & 2. We talk about being a body double, her favourite scene to film, fond memories from the ...
00:46:56 2021-12-07
This week, I spoke with Gary Tomkins, Art Director for all eight Harry Potter films and the Fantastic Beasts franchise.We talk all about making Hogwarts Castle miniature from the secrets of the Castle you can only see close up to changing it each film. We...
01:02:34 2021-11-30
This week, I spoke with Pierre Bohanna, Prop Designer for all eight Harry Potter's and the Fantastic Beasts series. We talk about all his favorite props to make, working with the actors to create the wands and the process of creating the brooms....
01:11:46 2021-11-23
This week, I spoke with Eddy Joseph, Supervising Sound Editor for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. We talk about all the different sounds he created for the film, including the iconic sounds for the Bludger and Snitch. Along with the original cut...
00:54:23 2021-11-09
This week, I spoke with Richard Francis Bruce, the film Editor for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. He talked about how the first time Harry, Ron, and Hermione met on the train took five months to film. Therefore people would come to him to look ...
00:27:12 2021-11-02
This week on the podcast my mum Vanessa Walker and Sarah McKenna join me We discuss the life of a chaperone and Sarah's work a Rupert Grint's PA (personal assistant).
00:42:01 2021-10-26
This week I speak with Martin Bayfield played Hagrid the giant and was also Robbie Coltrane's body and stunt double throughout the entire series.
00:54:27 2021-10-19
This week I dive deep into how the creatures came to live with Nick Dudman, who was the Make-Up Effects and the Magical Animatronic Creatures for all the Harry Potter films. I even tell you the story about filling in for Emma Watson when Hermione accident...
00:36:09 2021-10-12
This week I talked with the Cinematographer for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone John Seale. We discuss lighting the Great Hall with real candles to fantasy lighting compared to the use of multiple cameras to films scenes.
00:38:19 2021-10-09
I talked with Duncan Henderson, who was the Executive Producer for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.