Calling all Potterheads: The entire Harry Potter film franchise is coming to a streaming service near you.
HBO has officially acquired the rights to stream all eight installments of the magical series. On January 1, 2018, the network will air a chronological Harry Potter marathon. Then, beginning on January 2, HBO will air one film each night starting with the O.G. flick, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, and ending with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. The movies will also be available on HBO Go, HBO Now, HBO On Demand and affiliate portals.
“We are delighted to welcome the Harry Potter films to our catalog of award-winning original programming and crowd-pleasing theatrical films. HBO has a long-standing reputation as the home of the best classic and recently released Hollywood movies, and having the Harry Potter franchise furthers our objective to bring quality entertainment to our subscribers across all of our platforms,” said Bruce Grivetti, HBO’s president of film programming.
Thank you, HBO, for getting Harry and co. to accio our way on New Year’s Day.