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‘Harry Potter’ Star Ciarán Hinds Finds ‘Fore!’-Leaf Clover

Call it the luck o’ the Irish.

When Ciarán Hinds—who plays Aberforth Dumbledore in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows—signed on to star in The Eclipse, he never dreamed he’d be living in his dream home.

But thanks to the global economic meltdown, that’s precisely what came to pass on the set of the spooky new thriller.

CAPTION: "He was a very happy bunny," Ciarán (above) tells us of "Eclipse" co-star Aidan Quinn.

Ciarán: Loved the links.

“They’d built these houses around the golf course and they wanted people to buy time shares so they would spend six weeks in Ireland with state-of-the-art kitchens, bedrooms. But because of the economy, nothing was selling,” he tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

“So when the producers spoke to the owners and found that business was dead, they did a deal and put up our crew and actors—about 40 people all together—there.

“We all had a house each, so it was probably the best accommodation Continue reading