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Monday, 5 November, 2001, 08:42 GMT
In pictures: Harry Potter première
The stars of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and their celebrity fans turned out in force for the film's world première on Sunday.

JK Rowling with the Harry Potter movie's stars
JK Rowling posed with the film's three child stars

Leicester Square is turned into Hogwart's school of wizardry
Leicester Square was turned into Hogwart's school of wizardry

Robbie Coltrane, aka Hagrid, arrived with his partner
Robbie Coltrane, aka Hagrid, arrived with his partner

Richard Harris, who stars in the film, brought his Potter-mad family
Richard Harris, who stars in the film, brought his Potter-mad family

The Duchess of York said her daughters were huge Potter fans
The Duchess of York said her daughters were huge Potter fans

Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett, star of forthcoming film Lord of the Rings, attended

Popstar Cher was on hand to join in the Potter mania
Pop star Cher was on hand to join in the Pottermania

Ben Stiller
Meet the Parents star Ben Stiller was invited to Leicester Square
 VOTE RESULTS
Harry Potter: Classic or craze?

Classic
 59.73% 

Craze
 40.27% 

4383 Votes Cast

Results are indicative and may not reflect public opinion

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