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The Phelps Twins will be at the Harry Potter: The Exhibition in New York to promote a Special Event

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UPDATE: From Harry Potter: The Exhibition - Big news! We have an exclusive opportunity to meet James and Oliver Phelps, who portrayed the mischievous twins, Fred and George Weasley in the Harry Potter films! Read More »

MISTI-Con’s Romantic Roundup: Price Changes, Keynote News, and more!

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Seven is the most magical of numbers, so the wizards and witches behind MISTI-Con want to remind you that there are only seven days until the price for this incredible fan conference changes. Read More »

J.K. Rowling received philanthropy honors at Beacon Awards last night

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During the 8th Annual Beacon Awards that were held last night at Mansion House in London, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling was one of thirty-three individuals to receive an award for philanthropy from the Beacon Fellows. Miss Rowling was honored with a Beacon Award for Targeted Philanthropy. Read More »

Harry and the Potters wizard wrock band begin 10-day US Tour this Saturday

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The band that put Wizard Wrock on the map will begin an Eastern United States Tour beginning this Saturday, February 9 in Ithaca, New York. Band members Paul and Joe DeGeorge have been selling out concert halls and venues everywhere they go. Read More »

Going to the Quidditch World Cup? Join us for the after party at Universal Orlando

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Just recently, we reported that tickets are now available for the Quidditch World Cup taking place in Kissimmee, Florida on April 13 and 14. If you are planning to attend the event, you can now purchase your tickets for the most memorable after party in a very magical location. Read More »

February Birthday reminders – Do you share a birthday with someone from “Potter”?

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We would like to extend a very happy birthday to the actors, actresses, characters, and MuggleNet staff members who make the Potter series so successful today.

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Mini-movie with ‘Harry Potter’ cast to be used for Platform 9 3/4 or Hogwarts Express ride

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Rumors say the Harry Potter characters will appear in the queue for the ride and celebrate a new school year. The line to ride the train will obviously be a lengthy one, so the storyline may imply that the long lines are due to the new school year at Hogwarts beginning. Read More »

Emma Watson to be turned into wax for Madame Tussauds London

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Emma Watson, along with Dan Radcliffe and Rupert Grint, have already earned a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, but now, Emma is to be modeled into a wax sculpture and displayed in the famous Madame Tussauds Museum in London. Read More »

Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visit Platform 9 3/4

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It's a good thing Platform 9 3/4 is sealed from Muggles, or else Hogwarts could be receiving two new visitors as Prince Charles and Camilla stopped for a photoshoot at King's Cross station in London. Read More »

Happy birthday to Lily Evans Potter – but who else in “Potter” has a birthday today?

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We would like to extend a very happy birthday to Lily Evans Potter and a Harry Potter actor.

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Dan Radcliffe states “Horns” stands out as the most bizarre movie he has filmed

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In a recent interview with MTV's Kevin Sullivan, Daniel Radcliffe - who portrayed Harry Potter in the Potter films - wakes up one morning thinking, "What was that? What was that film I just did?" when referring to his latest film, Horns. Read More »

Quidditch World Cup tickets are now available – IQA launches QWC VI website

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"A cross between the Super Bowl and a medieval festival" - Fox News Read More »

Take a magical trip with HP Fan Trips this summer – choose from three amazing packages

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Are you looking to experience the magical places seen within the Harry Potter films with other Potter fans? Then book your vacations this summer to enjoy one of the brilliant tours with HP Fan TripsTM today. Read More »

MISTI-Con to host special guest Ellie Darcey-Alden

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The wizards and witches behind MISTI-Con, the Harry Potter fan convention coming to Laconia, NH this May, are excited to announce the addition of two very special guests: Ellie and Joseph Darcey-Alden. Fans will no doubt remember Ellie from her performance as young Lily Evans in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2, seen during Snape's “The Prince's Tale” memory sequence. Read More »

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter to host Wand Week

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This February, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter will invite visitors to delve into the world of wand making, spell casting, and wizarding duels. Special effects and choreography experts from the Harry Potter film series will be involved in creating the activities for Wand Week. Read More »

Rupert Grint departs from Ron Weasley image with new thriller film

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The members of the Harry Potter trio have done their best to showcase not only a wide range of acting talents but also what appears to be a purposeful departure from the wholesome images they earned on the set of the Potter films. Now, Rupert Grint's new role will be that of a drug addict porn star in the film The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman. Read More »

Bonnie Wright and Bill Nighy among stars teaming up for major campaign against world hunger

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In a recent article by ContactMusic.com it was revealed that many stars and high profile individuals officially launched a campaign against world hunger in London earlier today. Among the stars involved were Harry Potter stars Bonnie Wright and Bill Nighy (Ginny Weasley and Rufus Scrimgeour, respectively). Read More »

Team qualifications for the Quidditch World Cup in April is heating up this winter

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Muggle Quidditch is the fast-paced and high-energy game right out of the Harry Potter books and into the international spotlight. This April, nearly 100 teams will be facing off against each other in order to be crowned "King of the Pitch." Read More »

Dan Radcliffe’s latest film “Kill Your Darlings” could be released this fall

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We recently reported on the premiere of Daniel Radcliffe's new film, Kill Your Darlings, that occurred at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Now, it has been revealed that Sony Pictures has purchased the rights to the film and could be releasing it to theaters as early as this coming fall. Read More »

MuggleNet Academia Lesson 17: “Can Harry Potter be compared to the Comic Book Superhero?”

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The latest episode of MuggleNet Academia is now released for your listening and academic pleasure. Lesson 17: "Can Harry Potter be compared to the Comic Book Superhero?" moves at the speed of a single bullet as we discuss the correlations of the comic book superhero and whether or not we can see similar characteristics from 'The Boy Who Lived' in the Hogwarts Saga. Read More »