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James and Oliver Phelps arrive in Australia ahead of free fan events in Sydney and Perth

Harry Potter stars James and Oliver Phelps arrive in Australia ahead of free fan events in Sydney and Perth

Harry Potter stars James and Oliver Phelps arrived in Australia on Thursday ahead of their fan events in Sydney and Perth. 

The free Q&A events come as an attempt to reach out to those who were left devastated after Wowza Entertainment cancelled their tour last year. 

Many fans weren’t given refunds and during an exclusive interview with A Current Affair, the Phelps twins explained that they were just as shocked as the fans. 

Harry Potter stars James and Oliver arrived in Australia on Thursday ahead of their fan events in Sydney and Perth

Interview: James and Oliver explained, during an exclusive interview with A Current Affair, what happened after Wowza Entertainment devastated fans by cancelling their tour

Interview: James and Oliver explained, during an exclusive interview with A Current Affair, what happened after Wowza Entertainment devastated fans by cancelling their tour

‘We were in the dark as much as the guys on the other end buying the tickets from the shows from Wowza’, Oliver told A Current Affair. 

At the time Wowza tried to blame the twins for the cancelled tour, however Oliver revealed that it was just a deflection tactic. 

He said: ‘There were a lot of other ones, not just the one we were supposed to be on and I think it was just a deflection tactic from what I could see.’

The company reportedly has since gone bust, according to The Courier Mail. 

The actors famously known for their portrayal as the Weasley twins spoke about their ethics and morals. They said: 'I think the main focus for us is to treat people how you want to be treated.' (Photograph from Harry Potter exhibition opening in 2019)

The actors famously known for their portrayal as the Weasley twins spoke about their ethics and morals. They said: ‘I think the main focus for us is to treat people how you want to be treated.’ (Photograph from Harry Potter exhibition opening in 2019)

Family: The Harry Potter franchise ended with The Deathly Hallows Part Two in 2011

Family: The Harry Potter franchise ended with The Deathly Hallows Part Two in 2011 

The actors famously known for their portrayal as the Weasley twins spoke about their ethics and morals. They said: ‘I think the main focus for us is to treat people how you want to be treated. 

‘It’s what we’ve always been taught growing up and what we still believe in fully.’

Supanova are supporting the 36-year-old’s plans to make amends by hosting the free Q&A nights. 

Blame game: At the time Wowza tried to blame the twins for the cancelled tour, however Oliver revealed that it was just a deflection tactic

Blame game: At the time Wowza tried to blame the twins for the cancelled tour, however Oliver revealed that it was just a deflection tactic

Oliver and James will be at the Supanova comic-con event June 18 to June 19 in Sydney and June 25 to June 26 in Perth. 

Since the Harry Potter movies ended 11 years ago the actors have been busy exploring other genres. 

Recently they stared in Last Night in Soho, alongside The Queen’s Gambit Anya Taylor-Joy, and are currently in the process of creating a travel show Fantastic Friends. 

Projects: Recently they stared in Last Night in Soho, alongside The Queen's Gambit Anya Taylor-Joy (pictured) , and are currently in the process of creating a travel show Fantastic Friends

Projects: Recently they stared in Last Night in Soho, alongside The Queen’s Gambit Anya Taylor-Joy (pictured) , and are currently in the process of creating a travel show Fantastic Friends

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