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Daniel Radcliffe Says “Harry Potter” Will Never Leave Him

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe, in a new interview for the "Big Issue", has revealed that he is still living in the shadow of "Harry Potter". It has now been four years since the release of the last film in the series, "Deathly Hallows - Part 2", but the actor is still receiving widespread attention for his role as the boy wizard. Find out what he had to say here. Read More »

Eddie Redmayne, “Potter” Alumni Make List of Most Influential People


Upcoming "Fantastic Beasts" star Eddie Redmayne and a host of former "Potter" alumni are featured on the London Evening Standard's list of the Most Influential People in London. Redmayne made the top 25 in a 1,000-strong list, which also consists of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" producer Sonia Friedman, Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort), and Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge). Read More »

Ever Wanted to Open Your Own Gringotts Account?


Gringotts Wizarding Bank is a new "Potter" fansite that will allow Muggles to use a currency exchange calculator for converting their Muggle money into Galleons. The exchange rates are updated on a daily basis as they are pulled in from a real currency feed. The website will even allow you to create your own personal Gringotts deposit slip. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe Talks “The Gamechangers”, US & UK Politics

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Daniel Radcliffe has recently been doing the promotional circuit for his upcoming feature-length BBC drama "The Gamechangers", which will see Radcliffe star as Sam Houser, one of the creators behind the "Grand Theft Auto" franchise. Read More »

David Thewlis Discusses His Role in “An Inspector Calls”

David Thewlis

David Thewlis (Remus Lupin) will next be seen on our screen in BBC's new feature length adaptation of the classic J.B. Priestly play "An Inspector Calls". In the drama, Thewlis will take on the role of Inspector Goole, a mysterious character whose investigation into the death of a young girl tears apart the peaceful world of the Birling family. Read More »

Freddie Stroma Joins “Game of Thrones”


Freddie Stroma, who played Cormac McLaggen in the "Harry Potter" films, has joined the cast of HBO's "Game of Thrones". The British actor will take on the role of Samwell Tarly's brother, Dickon, in the sixth season of the show. Read More »

Natalia Tena’s Molotov Jukebox Launches Pledge Music Campaign

natalia tena with accordion

Natalia Tena's (Nymphadora Tonks) band Molotov Jukebox has launched a Pledge Music campaign in support of its upcoming second album, "Tropical Gypsy". Fans who pledge will receive exclusive content and experiences from the band while also getting to see behind the scenes on its journey to creating the second album. Read More »

Robert Pattinson to be Honored at Film Festival


"Harry Potter" alumnus Robert Pattinson (Cedric Diggory) is set to be honored at next month's Deauville Film Festival in Normandy, France. The actor's latest film, "Life", will also be screened at the event. Read More »

Emma Watson’s Latest Film Will Premiere at TIFF 2015


This year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will feature several films starring "Potter" alumni, including Emma Watson, Dame Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, and David Thewlis. Click here to find out more. Read More »

RUMOR: Emma Watson in talks to star in Bollywood film

Emma Watson

Emma Watson could soon be making her Bollywood film debut. The actress has reportedly been approached by director and producer Nandita Singgha for a role in her upcoming film "Mid Dey", a biopic of the crime journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe Invited to Join the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences

Daniel Radcliffe at "Horns" premiere

Daniel Radcliffe and Eddie Redmayne are among the famous faces who have been invited to join the prestigious Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. In total, 322 people have been invited to become members, with many coming from various technical fields. Read More »

J.K. Rowling is editing the next “Cormoran Strike” novel

JK Rowling

J.K. Rowling has revealed on Twitter that she, or rather Robert Galbraith, is currently in the process of editing the next book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil". Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe begins filming “Game Changer” in South Africa

Daniel Radcliffe at "Horns" premiere

Daniel Radcliffe has begun filming for the upcoming BBC drama "Game Changer". The factual drama will explore the court battles between "Grand Theft Auto" developer Rockstar and Miami lawyer Jack Thompson, as well as the cultural significance of the franchise. Check out the first set pictures from South Africa here. Read More »

Emma Watson honored at Time 100 Gala in NYC


Emma Watson, who is set to start work soon on the upcoming live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast", attended the Time 100 Gala in New York last night, where she was honored for her role as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. Read More »

UPDATED: What do we know about “Beauty and the Beast”, starring Emma Watson, so far?

Group selfie from first read through of "Beauty and the Beast"

It seems like everyone is excited about the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast", and it's not hard to see why! With Emma Watson set to star as Belle, and Emma Thompson cast as Mrs. Potts, we look at all the information we know about the film so far. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe in talks for “Grand Theft Auto”

Daniel Radcliffe Theater 660 by 330

Rumor has it that Daniel Radcliffe is currently in negotiations to star in "Grand Theft Auto", a true-life account of a fight between the creator of the hugely successful video game franchise and a Miami lawyer who wanted to ban video game violence. Read More »

Toby Jones and Gemma Jones land BAFTA nominations

Toby Jones and Gemma Jones in "Marvellous"

Toby Jones (voice of Dobby) and Gemma Jones (Madam Pomfrey) are among the actors who have been nominated for 2015 BAFTA TV awards. Both actors secured nominations for their performances in the BBC Two TV movie "Marvellous", which aired in the UK last year. Read More »

Fiona Shaw to give public lecture at University of Roehampton

Fiona Shaw photoshoot for "True Blood"

Actress Fiona Shaw (Petunia Dursley) will speak about her life on stage, screen and in the director's chair as part of a public lecture at the University of Roehampton in London next month. Read More »

UPDATED: Ralph Fiennes receives Empire Award

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort) is set to receive the prestigious Legend Award at the Jameson Empire Awards, which take place in London on Sunday. Read More »

Emma Thompson joins the cast of “Beauty and the Beast”


Emma Thompson has joined the cast of Disney's live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast". The actress will reunite with her former "Potter" co-star Emma Watson for the project. Find out whom she will be playing here. Read More »