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'Harry Potter V' Helmer Back for Last Potter Installment

February 20, 2008 (8:22 am) GMT
'The Giver' author Lois Lowry revealed in her blog that David Yates has chosen to direct the seventh and last film of Harry Potter series entitled 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows'.
David Yates

For those who love the works of helmer David Yates on "", they could be cheering as it was said that the director will be back directing the final "Harry Potter" film, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows". The news was broken out by Children's author Lois Lowry on her official blog.

On an entry dated February 19, the author revealed that the director has decided to take on the seventh and last project of the Potter series. Lowry who had hoped that Yates would direct the film version of her novel "" wrote, "Bad news from The Giver Movie front. David Yates, the director currently working on the next Harry Potter film, was supposed to begin The Giver film next. But he has just decided he wants to do the final Harry Potter first, thereby postponing The Giver by several years."

If Yates is indeed signed for the last Potter installment, the project would be his third work for the series. He will also re-team once again with the three young stars of the film series, , and who have agreed earlier to go back for the final film. Yates is currently involved in the production of "" which has started filming in London, England.

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