Jamie Campbell Bower from "Stranger Things": "Dirty" joke cost me "Harry Potter"
It wasn't anything to laugh at.
Jamie Campbell Bower, who portrays Lord of the "Upside-Down" Vecna in the Netflix series "Stranger Things,"
has made significant progress since he failed to obtain the lead role in the "Harry Potter" film series.
If only he hadn't let his love of crude jokes get the best of him.
The error was made known by the 33-year-old actor while he was a guest on Josh Horowitz's "Happy Sad Confused" show.
According to Bower, the young actor met with the movie's original director.
Chris Columbus, for whom a joke was expected of him.
I had just heard this fairy joke," Bower recounted.
"Like the rationale for the fairy's placement atop the Christmas tree.