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“Harry Potter” nominated for Best Fandom Forever Award

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This year MTV is hosting their first ever mtvU Fandom Awards to highlight some of the standout fandoms of 2014, and the "Harry Potter" fandom has been nominated for the Best Fandom Forever Award. Read More »

John Cleese, Monty Python co-stars auctioning off cameo role for charity


John Cleese and his comedy troupe Monty Python are reuniting for a set of ten performances at the O2 Arena in London this July, and one lucky winner will get the chance to be on stage opening night! Find out how you can win here! Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson talks “Fantastic Beasts” and “Star Wars: Episode VII”


Domhnall Gleeson opens up about his upcoming role in "Star Wars: Episode VII" and the possibility of returning for the anticipated film series based on "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them". Find out what he had to say! Read More »

Inn used in “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” to be reopened


The Sign of the Angel Inn located in the Wiltshire village of Lacock - which was featured in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" - is set to reopen after being empty since January. Find out when to expect the pub to be back in business! Read More »

Emma Watson nominated for Teen Choice Award 2014 for her role in “Noah”- Vote now!


Emma Watson – our very own Hermione Granger – has been included in the first wave of Teen Choice Award 2014 nominations! Emma is up for an award in the Choice Movie Actress: Drama category for her role in the movie “Noah”. Find out how to vote here! Read More »

Yew tree featured in “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” splits in half


The ancient yew tree that was featured in "Harry Potter" as the meeting place of the Weasley and Diggory families before they take their Portkey to the Quidditch World Cup has collapsed. Find out what the Ashridge Estate will do with the tree now that it has fallen. Read More »

Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando Resort – Opening on June 30?


After much speculation over when the Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Orlando Resort is going to open, we have our first piece of hard evidence - or do we? Read More »

UPDATED: Group of students get preview of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Japan


Around 60 lucky elementary school students from Japan were invited to attend a preview of the new Wizarding World theme park set to open at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka on July 15. Read More »

Tom Felton talks “Fantastic Beasts”, Warner Bros. Studio Tour, and “Murder in the First”

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Tom Felton speaks to IGN about his upcoming role on the new US TV series "Murder in the First", as well as some topics relevant to the "Harry Potter" universe: the upcoming spinoff film based on "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" and the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter. Read More »

Radio interview – Daniel Radcliffe talks Tony Awards


In a newly released interview, SiriusXM/EW Radio talked to Daniel Radcliffe about "The Cripple of Inishmaan" Tony Award nominations and his experience performing at the Awards. Read More »

Interview with Imelda Staunton about her role in “Maleficent”


Imelda Staunton - who portrayed Dolores Umbridge in the "Harry Potter" films - was recently interviewed about her role in the upcoming Disney film "Maleficent". Find out what she said right here --> Read More »

Mike Newell gives advice to aspiring directors in new interview


"Goblet of Fire" director Mike Newell gives advice to aspiring directors and talks Off Plus Camera Festival in new interview. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe nominated for Drama Desk Award

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Daniel Radcliffe has been nominated for another major theater award for his role in "The Cripple of Inishmaan". Read More »

Win tickets to “Postman Pat: The Movie” premiere!


You could win tickets to the London premiere of "Postman Pat: The Movie" on May 11! The new animated feature film stars "Potter" alumni Rupert Grint, David Tennant, and Jim Broadbent, who portrayed Ron Weasley, Barty Crouch, Jr., and Professor Slughorn, respectively, in the "Harry Potter" films. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe nominated for Drama League Award


Daniel Radcliffe has once again been recognized for his work on Broadway. Nominations were announced this morning for the Drama League Awards taking place next month. Read More »

Sir Michael Gambon speaks about his fears of Alzheimer’s disease

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Sir Michael Gambon - who portrayed Albus Dumbledore in the "Harry Potter" films from "Prisoner of Azkaban" onward - opened up in a recent interview about his Alzheimer's fears and upcoming roles. The Irish-born 73-year-old actor revealed that he is so concerned about his memory loss, he wears an earpiece when acting on stage in case he forgets his lines. Read More »

Harry Potter Hogwarts Collection available in-store next week


The new comprehensive Blu-ray/DVD collection has been available for pre-order since March, but fans will soon be able to actually experience the all-new box set that includes all eight "Harry Potter" films and 45+ hours of previously released bonus material: the Harry Potter Hogwarts Collection. Soon, fans will be able to purchase the box set in-store or online. Read More »

New clip from Tom Felton’s upcoming movie

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Tom Felton has an intense scene with Taraji P. Henson in this new clip from upcoming movie "From the Rough." The inspirational film opens in select theaters April 25. Read More »

Rupert Grint rumored to star in new movie


According to a new article as well as IMDb, there is speculation about a new film, which also includes the rumor that Rupert Grint - who portrayed Ronald Weasley in the "Harry Potter" films - will have a starring role. Read More »

The Knight Bus arrives at Diagon Alley in Orlando


That's right! The Knight Bus now has a home at the brand new Diagon Alley expansion at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando. There have been some more details released about its purpose and position in the new park. Read More »