I havent really watched the movies, but I started reading the books, and ive finished the goblet of fire, and this is the actor right? Not how I imagined him at all! But this drawing is excellent anyways
Yes, when I read the books, I imagined Viktor as far less handsome, according to Rowling's description. But the films have enjoyed lots of latitude concerning the cast (Hermione is another example), and they've obviously done quite well.
I'm sorry it's too bright for you, Kitty. This color was used because it was easier for the color artists to see, but wouldn't obstruct the ink artist. All the tight pencil illustrations in my gallery were rendered meticulously in order to make it harder for the freelance inkers to get any details wrong. Whenever blue shading was added, it was an indication for flat color shadow to be applied in those areas.