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Last Updated: Friday November 12 2010 09:28 GMT

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows world premiere photos

Ricky at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

No wonder Ricky looks so happy - he's got a place on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1!

Ricky reporting from the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Before the cast and celebrity fans start arriving, Ricky updates you all with live reports from London's Leicester Square.

Emma Watson with Ricky, on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Emma Watson was one of the film's first big stars to arrive and chatted to loads of fans who'd waited hours to see her before catching up with Ricky.

Ricky interviewing Emma Watson on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

She said it felt amazing to see so many fans still turning up to support them 10 years after the release of the first film - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

Matt Lewis, who plays Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter films, at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Matt Lewis, who plays Neville Longbottom, hadn't seen the film before the premiere but said they'd all "wanted to make it perfect for everyone".

Ricky interviews X Factor contstant Aiden Grimshaw at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

As well as the Deathly Hallows cast, there were loads of celebrity Potter fans, including the X Factor contestants. Aiden Grimshaw said he loved all the films.

Ricky chats to X Factor contestant Paije, at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Paije used to be an extra in the Potter films! He was in Dumbledore's Army in HP5 and worked on the Deathly Hallows too. He's also Rupert Grint's favourite in X Factor.

Ricky interviews Emma Watson's brother Alex at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Emma Watson's brother Alex said Emma was a great sister, but if he wants to wind her up he plays the first Potter film and teases her about her hair!

Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe with Ricky, at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Daniel Radcliffe said he always enjoyed the craziness of Potter premieres. He also revealed that JK Rowling had told him Deathly Hallows was her favourite film of the series.

Harry and Tom from McFly chat to Ricky on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Harry from McFly reckons he's a real-life Harry Potter as he has a lightning scar on the side of his head. Tom loves all the Potter books and said he's sad the films are ending.

Ricky interviewing James and Oliver Phelps, who play the Weasley twins, at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Brothers James and Oliver Phelps play the Weasley twins and said they're always asked if they're related!

Ricky interviewing James and Oliver Phelps, who play the Weasley twins, at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

They also revealed how the blood in the film's made. Apparently, it's made out of sugar and is really cold and sticky.

Ricky interviewing Rupert Grint on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

By the time Rupert Grint got to chat to Ricky, most of the cast had gone in to see the film. There were still a few death eaters in the background though!

Ricky interviewing Rupert Grint on the red carpet at the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, in Leicester Square, London

Rupert said it was amazing to see the fans still care so much. And he loved Ricky's idea of bringing his ice cream van to the Deathly Hallows part 2 premiere next summer!