he Harry Potter film series is a series of Anglo-American films based on the Harry Potter novels by English writer J. K. Rowling. The series is released by Warner Bros. and consists of 8 films in the Fantasy genre, starting with Harry Potter and the Philosopher's stone (2001) and ending with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011).
The franchise ranks # 1 on the list of the most profitable film series with $7.7 billion in worldwide profits. All films are on the list of the 50 highest-grossing films in the world in the History of cinema.
The film series is produced by David Heyman, and Daniel Radcliffe
, Emma Watson
and Rupert Grint
played the roles of the three main characters of Harry Potter, Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley. 4 Directors worked on the series: Chris Columbus
, Alfonso Cuaron
, Mike Newell
and David Yates