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29/05/02
Columbus Discovers Life After Potter
- Director to quit film series and London to return to US

CHRIS COLUMBUS is set to quit as director of the Harry Potter films.

The American took the helm for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and has recently finished filming Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, but has reportedly told producers he is not interested in tackling the third in the series, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Columbus is said to be keen to return to the US after living in London for the past two years. Rumours suggest the front runner to replace him is Y Tu Mama, Tambien director Alfonso Cuaron.




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