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Harry Potter actors cast spell on CBC Calgary fans

Young fans waited outside CBC Calgary in the cold to meet actors James and Oliver Phelps, who played the Weasley twins in the film series.

Weasley twins in town ahead of Edmonton exhibit opening

Fred and George Weasley — or, in real life, James and Oliver Phelps — dropped CBC Calgary to talk about a Harry Potter exhibit opening in Edmonton. (Dave Waddell/CBC)

Actors James and Oliver Phelps dropped by CBC Calgary to talk about a Harry Potter exhibit opening in Edmonton.

The actors played Fred and George Weasley, the trouble making twins, in the film series.

Young fans waited outside CBC Calgary in the cold early Tuesday morning to meet the actors after their interview on CBC Radio's Calgary Eyeopener.

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The Harry Potter exhibition is opening at the Edmonton Science Centre this weekend.

"It's the first time it has been in Canada with the full stuff of the film," said Oliver Phelps. "When it was previously in Toronto, we were filming."

Actors James and Oliver Phelps, who played the mischievous Weasley twins in the Harry Potter movies, were in the Calgary CBC Radio studios Tuesday morning. (David Gray/CBC)

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