John Hurt, who has died aged 77, played Garrick Ollivander, a famous wandmaker in the Harry Potter series.
Fans online started make calls to raise their wands in memory of Hurt.
Fans gathered in front of Ollivander's wand shop at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter to raise their wands in memory of the British actor.
When the news of his passing was announced, JK Rowling led tributes.
Bonnie Wright, who played Ginny Weasley called Hurt "an acting legend".
Rohan Gotobed, who played young Sirius Black, said Hurt's performance in The Elephant Man will 'transfix' him forever.
Anna Schaffer, who played Romilda Vane in the series, called Hurt "one of the greatest".
Tolga Safer, who was Igor Karkaroff's aide in Goblet of Fire, expressed his admiration for the actor.
Devon Murray, who played Seamus Finnigan, shared his condolences.
Murray also shared a story of when he first saw Hurt on his way to a read through.
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