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“Sex-Ed at Hogwarts” class held at Boston University

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While the "Harry Potter" series focuses on many issues that pertain to adolescents, two graduate interns at Boston University realized that one topic was neglected: sexual health. Read More »

Jim Dale is taking his show on the road – to London!

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Jim Dale, who lent his voice to the "Harry Potter" audiobooks for the US market, is taking his one-man show to London for a limited run! Find out more about "Just Jim Dale" here! Read More »

RUMOR: Ryan Gosling to play the Beast to Emma Watson’s Belle?

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It's been rumored that actor Ryan Gosling has been offered the role of the Beast to Emma Watson's Belle in the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast"! Read More »

REVIEW: Harry Potter Sixth Scale Figure by Star Ace Toys Ltd. from Sideshow Collectibles

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Sideshow Collectibles has provided MuggleNet with a Harry Potter Sixth Scale Figure by Star Ace Toys Ltd., and pictures simply don't do it justice! Find out more about this figure that looks as though it were conjured straight from "Sorcerer's Stone"! Read More »

Jason Isaacs’s “Stockholm, Pennsylvania” premieres at Sundance, plus new promotional video for “Dig”!

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Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) has had a number of projects in the works. His latest film, "Stockholm, Pennsylvania", has premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and his upcoming mini-series, "Dig", has a new promo! Read More »

Tom Felton sorts other celebrities into Hogwarts houses!

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Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and even Kim Kardashian and Kanye West weren't exempt when Tom Felton sorted fellow celebrities into Hogwarts houses in an interview with "Huffington Post"! Read More »

New BBC One tie-in edition of “The Casual Vacancy” released!

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A new edition of J.K. Rowling's "The Casual Vacancy" was released by publisher Little, Brown and Company today, to serve as a tie-in to the upcoming BBC One miniseries! Check out the new cover here! Read More »

Warner Bros. to make its chocolate fair trade after HPA campaign!

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After four years, the Harry Potter Alliance has had its biggest victory yet! Its Not in Harry's Name campaign has succeeded, and Warner Bros. will be making its chocolate certified fair trade! Get all the details here! Read More »

UPDATED: Video: Clémence Poésy stars in ad campaign for Chloé’s Love Story fragrance

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Clémence Poésy (Fleur Delacour) continues her relationship with French fashion house Chloé as the face of its latest fragrance, Love Story. Check out the campaign here! Read More »

Sir John Hurt among voices of “The Chokeables” campaign

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Sir John Hurt voices an animated peanut in a new campaign by St. John Ambulance to prevent infants from choking. Find out more here! Read More »

Natalia Tena nominated for Goya Award for Best New Actress!

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The Goya Awards, considered to be the Spanish equivalent of the American Academy Awards, have announced their 2015 nominees, and among them is "Harry Potter" actress Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks)! Find out more here! Read More »

New construction photos show latest Wizarding World developments at Universal Studios Hollywood

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As construction on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter continues at Universal Studios Hollywood, new photos show just how far the theme park has come! Read More »

British character actor David Ryall has died

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We are saddened to report that actor David Ryall, who played Elphias Doge in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1", has died at the age of 79. Read More »

MuggleNet Live! – We solemnly swear that we are up to no good…

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MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum will be here before we know it, so here are some reasons why you should be looking forward to April 18, 2015! Have you bought your tickets yet? Read More »

Timothy Spall talks studying for his role in “Mr. Turner”

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In a new interview with "NOW Magazine", Timothy Spall (Peter Pettigrew) shows commitment to his craft as he discusses the lengthy process of researching for his role as J.M.W. Turner. Read More »

“Harry Potter” alumni nominated for 2015 Critics’ Choice Awards

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Awards season is here, and plenty of "Harry Potter" alumni have been nominated for the 2015 Critics' Choice Awards! Find out who the nominees are! Read More »

UPDATED: Harry Potter: The Exhibition coming to Paris, France!

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UPDATED: Harry Potter: The Exhibition is coming to Paris, France, in the spring of 2015! Read More »

On “Harry Potter” and media sensationalism

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Pottermore’s Christmas announcement led to confusion for "Harry Potter" fans, but it wasn’t their fault. Media sensationalism is leading readers astray, and this is hardly the first time. This is one journalist’s argument on how the media is treating "Harry Potter" fans unfairly. Read More »

Alivan’s Master Wandmakers release 2014 limited edition Christmas ornament!

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Alivan's Master Wandmakers have released their 2014 limited edition Christmas ornament, the perfect present for any Potterhead this holiday season! Fewer than 50 pieces remain, so be sure to get yours today! Read More »

“Now You See Me: The Second Act” begins filming

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Daniel Radcliffe has confirmed that filming for "Now You See Me: The Second Act" has begun! Are you looking forward to the film? Read More »