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Ralph Fiennes’s Hidden Ambition – to Be a Punk!

Ralph Fiennes

We all know and love Ralph Fiennes for his role as Voldemort in the "Harry Potter" series, along with his work in other successful films and Shakespearian plays. What you may not have known is that earlier in life, there was one thing Fiennes aspired to be... a punk! Read More »

Would Matthew Lewis Like a “Fantastic Beasts” Cameo?

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In a recent interview with MTV while promoting "Ripper Street", Matthew Lewis talks "Fantastic Beasts" and... whether he would like a cameo? Read More »

Gary Oldman Talks Video Games, Sci-Fi and… Headgear?

The Admiral

Back in October, we reported to you that Gary Oldman (Sirius Black) lent his voice to a new Lego video game titled "Lego Dimensions". Now, he's once again making another video game feature, this time in the upcoming 2016 PC game "Star Citizen: Squadron 42". Read More »

Watch Now: J.K. Rowling’s Appearance on Peter Kay Documentary

J.K. Rowling & Peter Kay

Last month, we reported to you that J.K. Rowling would be making an appearance on a special documentary dedicated to British funny-man Peter Kay. You can now watch said documentary right here! Read More »

Set Your Reminders – Rupert Grint’s “Moonwalkers” to Hit Netflix!

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Last month, you may remember we brought you some updates regarding Rupert Grint's new film "Moonwalkers" - this included a short clip and stills, not to mention a red band trailer. Now we bring you yet another new update regarding its release! Read More »

Stage Awards Nomination Rolls in for Sonia Friedman

Sonia Friedman

The Stage Awards announced their 2016 nominations earlier this week, which included a big nomination for theater producer Sonia Friedman, whose name has recently caught our attention with her involvement in "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child". Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe Talks “Victor Frankenstein” Character in Two New Interviews

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The release of Daniel Radcliffe's new film "Victor Frankenstein" is fast approaching, and now, in two new interviews, Radcliffe discusses the film, his character Igor, and his relationship with the creator Frankenstein himself. Read More »

Matthew Lewis Gives Children’s Dreamflight a Magical Send-Off

Matthew Lewis

Neville Longbottom actor Matthew Lewis recently helped charity organization Dreamflight give a special send-off to 200 children as they embarked on a grand adventure to Florida. Read More »

30 Days Until CONjuration – Will YOU Be There?

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That's right, folks. We have now hit the 30-day mark until CONjuriation is well under way, and we want to remind you lovely readers of why this event is going to be totally awesome! Read More »

Rupert Grint to Star in Upcoming “Tracey Ullman Show”

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According to Rupert-Grint.US, it has now been confirmed that Rupert Grint will be making an appearance in upcoming TV upcoming sketch program, "The Tracey Ullman Show", which is to air on British channel BBC One in the fall. Read More »

Frank Dillane Talks “Fear the Walking Dead” and Preparing for Fandoms

Frank Dillane FTWD

Fans of both "Harry Potter" and "The Walking Dead" eagerly await the arrival of AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead", spin-off of the channel's already big hit television show. To psych everyone up for its premier in a week and a half, "Entertainment Weekly" took the chance to interview one of its stars, Frank Dillane (teenage Tom Riddle, HBP). Read More »

Hogwarts Week to Be Hosted at California Library

Modesto Library

In honor of the Boy Who Lived's birthday, which of course is on July 31 (the same day as J.K. Rowling's), the Stanislaus County Library in Modesto, California, will be celebrating in style by hosting its very own Hogwarts week! Read More »

Grade 4 Class Adapts “Prisoner of Azkaban” into Their Own Movie!

Altadore School - Prisoner of Azkaban adaptation

Over the years, we've seen many variations of "Harry Potter" adapted into different forms, proving how well loved the fandom is all across the world: We of course have seen the release of the eight Warner Bros. movies, along with Starkid's "A Very Potter Musical" productions, Potter Puppet Pals YouTube videos, the "Potted Potter" stage show, etc. Now, a group of Grade 4 school children have taken it upon themselves to create their own version! Read More »

Imelda Staunton talks of her stage experience in “Gypsy”

Imelda Staunton Gypsy

Dolores Umbridge actress Imelda Staunton is no stranger to the stage, having previously starred in such productions as "Into the Woods" and "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street." At the moment, she of course is starring as main character Rose in popular musical "Gypsy", which had a limited run at the Chichester Festival Theatre late last year and is now currently residing in the West End, London. Read More »

Warwick Davis opens plush new learning center

Warwick Davis - sixth-form center

Warwick Davis was recently honored with the duty of opening an all-new, fully facilitated learning center for the sixth-form pupils at Bourne Academy (formerly Robert Manning Technology College) in Lincolnshire. Read More »

Toby Jones talks “Dad’s Army” and upcoming TV show “Wayward Pines”

Dad's Army

Known in the "Potter"-verse for the voice of the beloved house-elf Dobby, Toby Jones has more than just a project or two on the horizon - Jones himself goes into detail about a couple of his other highly anticipated projects. Read More »

Videos: New trailer and clips of Timothy Spall’s “The Enfield Haunting”

The Enfield Haunting

We reported back last year that Timothy Spall (Peter Pettigrew) is set to star in a new three-part drama based on real-life events, titled "The Enfield Haunting". Now, our first look of the show has finally surfaced! Read More »

Alan Rickman and Helen McCrory talk meeting, acting, and… wine?

Alan Rickman & Helen McCrory

During a recent interview with the "Independent", "Potter" and "A Little Chaos" co-stars Alan Rickman (Severus Snape) and Helen McCrory (Narcissa Malfoy) talk about one another in great detail since the time that they met, which was actually on the set of "Half-Blood Prince" back in 2008. Read More »

James and Oliver Phelps to take part in charity cricket match

James & Oliver Phelps - cricket

Weasley twins actors James and Oliver Phelps are extremely well known for their charitable work and as sports fans, have taken part in various matches of different kinds to raise money for worthy causes. According to the "Redditch Standard", the Phelps twins have now signed up for another charity team. Read More »

Jason Isaacs talks movies, last meals, and the best concert of his life

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Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) has been a busy guy as of late, especially due to his new TV show "Dig", which started airing in the US last week. Recently, he took part in an interview given by UPROXX and answered some pretty interesting but equally fun questions. Read More »