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Wizarding World of Harry Potter to open at Universal Studios Japan in 2014

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme-park attraction is to open at Universal Studios Japan in late 2014, it was announced Thursday.

The plans were revealed by Universal Studios Japan, Warner Bros. and Universal Parks & Resorts. Actors James and Oliver Phelps, who played Fred and George Weasley in the Harry Potter film franchise, were also on hand for the announcement.

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter rides and shops opened at Floridas Universal Orlando Resort nearly two years ago and have been a huge hit.

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