Cameo Appearance: Harry Potter’s David Bradley Spotted in Strictly Audience
Strictly Come Dancing fans were in for a magical surprise as they spotted Harry Potter star David Bradley in the live studio audience.
The 81-year-old actor, known for his role as Hogwarts caretaker Argus Filch in the Potter films, graced the show to support his good friend, Casualty star Nigel Harman.
Nigel Harman’s Foxtrot Performance
Nigel Harman had just completed a foxtrot routine with professional dancer Katya Jones when David Bradley made his presence known in the audience.
While Nigel stumbled slightly during the performance, the judges still awarded them an impressive 29 points for their efforts.
David Bradley’s Standing Ovation
What caught the audience’s attention, even more, was David Bradley’s enthusiastic standing ovation for Nigel and Katya.
The actor appeared genuinely thrilled to be there, applauding his friend’s dance moves.
Fans Delighted and Surprised
Fans of the show quickly took to social media, expressing their surprise and delight at seeing the beloved actor in the audience.
Some couldn’t help but share their excitement at spotting “Filch” from the Harry Potter series on Strictly.
Host Claudia Winkleman also acknowledged David Bradley’s presence and Nigel Harman’s close friendship with the actor.
A Memorable Night
Nigel Harman’s dance to Etta James’ “I Just Want To Make Love To You” left a lasting impression, with the actor looking dapper in a white shirt, braces, and tight trousers.
David Bradley’s appearance in the Strictly audience added an extra touch of magic to the evening, leaving both fans and the show’s participants in awe of his support.
David Bradley’s cameo appearance was a delightful surprise for Strictly Come Dancing fans, and his enthusiastic support for Nigel Harman made the night even more memorable.