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The film family that plays together, stays together.

Or at least that’s the case with the “Harry Potter” crew. If reviews are to be believed, Daniel Radcliffe is killing it on Broadway in his new musical “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying,” and he said that many of his “Potter” costars — from Emma Watson to Rupert Grint to Bonnie Wright — are coming over to show their support. In fact, one of his onscreen mentors already has.

Alan Rickman came first preview, which was very, very cool,” Radcliffe said. “Alan’s a huge supporter, so yeah, yeah, yeah, he’s been great.”

He also has Gary Oldman’s unconditional support, but we couldn’t help but notice that the majority of the actors and actresses who are showering him with praise also happen to be famous stage performers in their own right. Even if Radcliffe never teams up with his fellow “Potter” stars on the big screen again, we sure hope our wish-list of their potential stage performances together actual comes true.

Michael Gambon and Maggie Smith in “Hamlet”
Though Michael Gambon and Maggie Smith are both best known for their portrayals of Shakespeare’s “Othello,” we thought that they would be better suited as playing in a production of “Hamlet” as the ghost of the late king of Denmark and his wife. Radcliffe, of course, would get the title role.

Alan Rickman and Helena Bonham Carter in “Sweeney Todd”
Alan Rickman and Helena Bonham Carter already teamed up in Tim Burton‘s big screen adaptation of “Sweeney Todd,” so we know they’ve got the chops. But we’d like to see Radcliffe take a stab at the title role, we’re sure he could handle it.

Ralph Fiennes in “God of Carnage”
Taking a step back from all the Shakespearean plays Ralph Fiennes is best known for (he spent a lot of time in London’s Royal Shakespeare Company), we’d like to see him return to the play “God of Carnage” which, incidentally, Roman Polanski is trying to adapt into a movie. We would cast them each as the two fathers in the play, despite the fact that Radcliffe is still a bit on the young side. It’s called acting for a reason!

Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson in “Much Ado About Nothing”
These two might not be married anymore, but they still can pull off one hell of a performance of “Much Ado About Nothing.” Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson would reprise their roles as Benedick and Beatrice, while Radcliffe would play the lovestruck Claudio. And is it too much to ask for Emma Watson or one of the other young “Potter” actresses to play the role of Hero?

Everyone in “A Very Potter Musical”
But the most obvious choice has to be, after a few years have passed post-“Potter,” for the entire cast to get back together and perform a charity performance of “A Very Potter Musical.” Or at least a quick show of “Potter Puppet Pals.”

What stage actors from “Potter” would you like to see Daniel Radcliffe work with again? Let us know in the comments section below or on Twitter!

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