New York muggles at Penn Station recently got a bit of shock when a boy with a luggage cart, caged snowy owl and a British accent began asking for directions to Platform 9 3/4.

The real-life Harry Potter brought smiles to several faces and managed to confuse more than a few transit workers.

The 11-year-old actor was participating in a stunt devised by Improv Everywhere, and the hilarious video is part of a new series titled Movies in Real Life.

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