The year is 2011, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 2 is about to be released in theaters. At the premier in London's Leicester Square, Harry Potter's most unlikely heartthrob revealed himself, to the shock and awe of the general population. Matthew Lewis's dorky 11-year-old Neville Longbottom was long gone, replaced with this gorgeous specimen:
The shock of this ugly-duckling-to-swan transformation was so intense, that it even spawned its own verb- Longbottoming- to describe it! Matthew Lewis was 22 when he 'Neville Longbottomed', and the man has not slowed down since. On the week of his 26th birthday, let's celebrate by gazing at some of Matthew's hottest moments, and thank the Gods of puberty for everything they have done.
3. So you cook too?
4. Very nice
5. A puppy you say?
6. Top notch
8. Right then
10. Really, great job Matt
11. Gold star
If you want more Matthew in your life (and who doesn't), then he stars alongside Emilia Clarke and Sam Claflin in Me Before You, which is in theaters now.
So here's to you Matthew Lewis; may you forever be gorgeous and blow our minds with how hot you have become, because it really is a marvel.
Which of Matthew Lewis's hottest moments is your favorite?