Fact Cards

461-Emma Watson almost wasn't Hermione in the Half-Blood Prince. She had considered not returning but decided that she wouldn't be able to watch someone else play Hermione.

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462-Danny Davito and Rhea Perlman-During the filming of Matilda, Danny Devito and Rhea Perlman; who played Matilda's parents; would take Mara Wilson on outings with their family to help the actress cope with her mother's battle, and eventual death, from cancer.

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463-Online games-A Chinese father named Mr. Feng hired a 'hitman' to kill his son's character in online games so that he would stop playing games and get himself a job.

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464-Sabrina Pasterski-Sabrina Pasterski built a single engine airplane by the time she was 14-years-old, at 16 became the youngest person ever to fly their own plane; graduated MIT in 3 years with a 5.0 GPA and is now 24 at Harvard getting a PhD in high energy physics.

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465-Michael Cera-Nobody was sure if Michael Cera was actually acting or if he really was that awkward during the filming of Arrested Development.

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466-Elephant-An elephant learnt from its mates about a sanctuary, and when poachers injured him, he used this second-hand knowledge to seek help from humans in the sanctuary.

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467-Olympic park-Rio's $12 billion 2016 olympic park is mostly abandoned and off limits to tourism.

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468-Scottish soldiers-3 Scottish soldiers escaped capture from German soldiers, when they spoke their native Gaelic to confuse them after their capture, claiming they were Ukrainian. The German soldiers let them go.

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469-NBC-NBC rejected a scene of bodies being shown, splayed open and hung from a ceiling on the show Hannibal because their butts were visible. Executive producer Bryan Fuller suggested

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470-Marion Moon-Buzz Aldrin's mother named Marion Moon shot herself before his lunar flight because she didn't know if she could cope with his impending fame. He then fell into depression and alcoholism after his flight.

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