ABC Secures Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows For Television Airdate
Posted on Mon Nov 22, 2010 09:15 AM PDT

harrypotternewpic200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 1 has been nabbed by ABC to be aired on their TV stations in Spring 2013. Part 2 has also been scheduled to air in Winter 2013.

Tom Zappala, an ABC Family VP, released the following statement:

    “Our viewers have come to know ABC Family as the television destination for the Harry Potter films. They’re enormously beloved by our audience and the world over. We’re thrilled to extend our long-standing relationship with Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution to include the final two installments.”

Ken Werner, Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution president, adds:

    "ABC Family identified very early that the ‘Harry Potter’ movies were destined to become an enormously popular franchise, and they committed to making ABC Family the television home for Harry Potter. This strategy has paid huge dividends for them and all ‘Potter’ fans. We are thrilled by our collaboration over the years and excited to extend the relationship through the final two films."

The film raked in more than $120 million during its opening weekend.

Photo courtesy: Warner Bros.