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Rupert Grint to Star in Upcoming “Tracey Ullman Show”


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

Jason Isaacs_Dig

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 »

Update: Julie Walters’s “Indian Summers” renewed, will premiere on PBS!

Julie Walters Indian Summers

Update: "Indian Summers" - a drama serial, starring Julie Walters and Henry Lloyd-Hughes (Roger Davies), that follows the decline of the British Empire - has been confirmed for a second season and will premiere in the US! Read More »

Competitions: Win copies of “Pride” and “The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman”

bill nighy

Calling all UK residents: Fancy getting your hands on some rather wonderful goodies? Then you may just be in luck because Entertainment-Focus is running not one but TWO great competitions! Read More »

Czech translator for “Harry Potter” books dies at 63

Pavel Medek

We are saddened to report that Pavel Medek, Czech translator of the "Harry Potter" books, has recently passed away at the age of 63. He was known as one of the leading translators from English to Czech, the "Harry Potter" books being what he was most famous for translating. Read More »

Emma Watson tweets advice while answering questions about HeForShe campaign

Emma Watson

You may remember that Emma Watson recently spoke at a press conference about IMPACT 10x10x10, the newest initiative in connection with the gender equality campaign HeForShe. She continued to make the campaign known as she took to Twitter to answer questions about the new project. Read More »

Video: Domhnall Gleeson talks special effects on “Ex Machina”

domhnall gleeson ex machina

Last month we brought to you a new clip and featurette from Domhnall Gleeson's new film, "Ex Machina". The film has now hit theaters throughout the UK, and RTÉ Ten has just released an interview with Domhnall himself (Bill Weasley), who talks in detail about working on said film. Read More »

Video: New interview on Sir Michael Gambon’s “Fortitude”

Michael Gambon in Fortitude

You may remember a couple of months ago we posted a promotional video for "Fortitude", the new television show that stars Sir Michael Gambon. We now bring to you a new interview just ahead of its release! Read More »

First behind-the-scenes look at Daniel Radcliffe in “Now You See Me” sequel!

Daniel Radcliffe Theater 660 by 330

It was only a couple of months back that it was confirmed that Daniel Radcliffe will appear in the sequel to the hit film "Now You See Me" along with the movie's synopsis and full name. Now we finally have our first look of what's yet to come. Read More »

Library to hold “Potter” Renaissance exhibition and “Potter” films to be shown at New Orleans movie theater


Over the years, more and more public places have begun to hold events - both big and small - that celebrate all things "Harry Potter"-related, especially knowing the response dedicated fans will give, even after all this time... yes, pun intended! It has come to our attention that there are two more of these events to look out for, if you're in the area. Read More »

Competitions: Win “Horns” goodies and “Paddington” movie tickets

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Fancy getting your hands on some amazing prizes? Well, be prepared because we have not one but two competitions for you to enter! Read More »