Newt Scamander Made A Cameo On University Challenge, Much To The Delight Of Harry Potter Fans Everywhere

14 September 2017, 12:56

Newt Scamander on University Challenge

Seriously, Twitter was delighted.

University Challenge contestants are undoubtedly amongst the smartest students around, yes, but they’ve also become renowned for their quirky sense of style. 

A particular shoutout needs to go to Eric Monkman and his never-changing blue jumper. 

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However, the latest contestant to become an internet phenomenon is that of Adam Lowery after he opted for a bow tie for his big moment. 

Eagle-eyed fans couldn’t help noticing his resemblance to a certain JK Rowling created character - Newt Scamander from Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them. 

Naturally, Twitter quickly became its sometimes humorous self and left us in hysterics:

Oh yeah, and this happened just days after Snape made an appearance. 

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