Watch ‘Fantastic Friends’ on The CW
Get ready for an exciting new travel series called “Fantastic Friends,” hosted by the talented James and Oliver Phelps, known for their roles as the mischievous Weasley twins in the Harry Potter films. “Fantastic Friends” combines adventure travel, magical challenges, and the celebration of friendship. The six-part series takes James and Oliver Phelps to various breathtaking locations, from Iceland to Ireland, from St. Lucia to Dubai. In each episode, they meet up with a famous friend who becomes their tour guide, leading them through a series of magic-themed challenges and competitions.
During the upcoming episode airing on Tuesday, July 18th, James and Oliver Phelps gate-crash Maisie Williams’ relaxing holiday on the picturesque Caribbean island of Saint Lucia. Viewers can expect thrilling swimming and sailing challenges, stunning views, heroic hikes, and even a unique experience with a chocolate massage. “Fantastic Friends” promises to be a delightful blend of travel exploration, magical encounters, and the infectious camaraderie between James, Oliver, and their famous friends.
James and Oliver Phelps, born and raised in England, have captivated audiences worldwide with their portrayal of the beloved Weasley twins. Beyond their acting careers, the Phelps twins share a passion for travel, which led them to host “Fantastic Friends.” While promoting the Harry Potter films, they took the opportunity to extend their junket trips and explore the world. This series allows them to indulge in their love for travel while bringing along their famous friends for unforgettable adventures.
Produced and directed by Emmy® Award-nominated filmmaker Daniel Sharp, each episode of “Fantastic Friends” features James and Oliver Phelps meeting up with fellow Harry Potter co-stars Evanna Lynch, Bonnie Wright, and Luke Youngblood, as well as Maisie Williams, Sophie Skelton, and Haley Joel Osment. With its combination of magical challenges, stunning destinations, and a star-studded cast, “Fantastic Friends” promises to be a captivating and enchanting series that showcases the beauty of friendship and the thrill of adventure.