Final 'Harry Potter' split into 2 films

March 13, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
It's official -- the final Harry Potter book will be split into two films.After months of speculation, Warner Bros. has finally confirmed the news. "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" will be released in theatres in Nov., 2010, while the second part would be released in May, 2011.

Filming for the sixth movie, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" began last September. The franchise has pulled in $4.5 billion worldwide since the first movie was released in 2001.