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Role Call: One Fiennes Year

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This week has been pretty busy in the world of "Harry Potter" alum, but none seem to be busier than Ralph Fiennes. Join us as we dive into his year of on-screen and on-stage productions, learn life lessons from Julie Walters, and get styling tips from none other than Luke Newberry. All that and more in MuggleNet’s weekly Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: The Beginning of the End

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It has been a difficult week for "Harry Potter" fans all over the world as we honor the life of our beloved actor Alan Rickman. Join us in this week's Casting News as we look ahead to Alan Rickman's final upcoming appearances on the big screen, watch Ralph Fiennes turn into a comedic genius in "Hail, Caesar!", and follow Emma Thompson in the UK as she raises awareness for TB. All that and more in MuggleNet’s Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: What Will 2016 Bring “Potter” Fans This Year?

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In this week's Casting News, we get a personal glimpse at Domhnall Gleeson's favorite sex scene, watch as a fan favorite battles a few dragons, find out where fans will soon be able to meet with Dumbledore and Lucius Malfoy, and explore a handful of films we get to see in 2016 starring our "Potter" friends (Hint, Daniel Radcliffe is a very, very busy man!). Read More »

How Stephen Fry Learned Not to Question Rowling’s Writing

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Many readers have enjoyed Stephen Fry's audio recordings of the books - but it seems JKR might have been trying to trip him up! Read More »

“The Danish Girl”, “Brooklyn”, “Ex Machina” Lead BAFTA Nominations

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We're certainly in the thick of awards season at the moment - just yesterday, we learned about the Producers Award nominees, and today it's the turn of BAFTA, the British Academy Film and Television Awards. The nominations were announced this morning by Stephen Fry (British audiobooks) and actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw ("Belle", featuring Tom Felton). Read More »

Role Call: The Gleeson Effect

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It's a new year, which brings new roles and new beginnings for many of our favorite "Harry Potter" cast members. This week, see how Domhnall Gleeson's career has blossomed over the past couple of years, what David Tennant is up to this January, and fangirl over the confirmed cast for "Bridget Jones's Baby". All of this and more in MuggleNet's weekly Role Call! 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 »

“Philosopher’s Stone” Wins Audible UK’s Audiobook of the Year!

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The popularity of "Harry Potter" shows no signs of slowing down, as listeners voted "Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone" Audible UK’s Members’ Choice for Audiobook of the Year 2015! It was nominated alongside another J.K. Rowling book. Read More »

Role Call: Forceful Awakenings

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In this week's Casting News, Clémence Poésy gives us a glimpse of her new film, Michael Gambon becomes the voice of a TV ad campaign, and we take a look at how several stars are celebrating the release of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens". All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

“Philosopher’s Stone” and “Career of Evil” Shortlisted for Audible UK’s Audiobook of the Year

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You can now vote for both "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" and Robert Galbraith’s third "Cormoran Strike" novel, "Career of Evil", for Audible UK’s Audiobook of the Year 2015! Read More »

Role Call: Tales from the Red Carpet

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In this week's Casting News, Kenneth Branagh experiences a huge success with his theatre company, Domhnall Gleeson is given an unconventional title, and Stephen Fry is celebrated. All that and more in MuggleNet's Role Call! Read More »

The “Harry Potter” Audiobooks Finally Arrive on Audible

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There's been one big thing missing from Audible's library of audio fiction - the "Harry Potter" audiobooks. That is, until now. Read More »

Stephen Fry to be Honored with Rose d’Or Lifetime Achievement Award!

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We all know and love presenter, actor, and comedian Stephen Fry as the voice of the British "Harry Potter" audiobooks that kept us company through our childhoods (and now). So we're delighted to learn that Fry will be awarded a Rose d'Or Lifetime Achievement Award this coming December. Read More »

Role Call: Dracula in Love

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In this week's Casting News, we explore science fiction thrillers, ninja turtles in space, Dracula in love, and Voldemort as a butler. All that and more, in MuggleNet's Role Call! Read More »

Stephen Fry Among Artists for Hospice Campaign

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Stephen Fry is among the celebrities who have decorated wooden hearts in support of a hospice's fundraising campaign! Find out more about it here! Read More »

Role Call: The Journey Into Fall – Part 1

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There have been a ton of new roles and project updates over the last few weeks and we just don't have enough room to talk about them all! For the first time, we're going to split up our Role Call, a la "Deathly Hallows". Check out Part 1 of this week's Casting News as we follow our favorite "Harry Potter" cast members in their latest roles! Read More »

ICYMI: The “T” in “Voldemort” Is Silent, Says JKR

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In what was more of a reminder to fans than completely new information, "Harry Potter" series author J.K. Rowling took to Twitter last night to address a common pronunciation error when dealing with the characters. It would seem that Lord Voldemort, the series' primary villain, should be pronounced with a silent 'T.' The issue was raised most recently by College of Charleston English major Michael Lucero. Read More »

Role Call: The UK is calling, will you answer?

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As fans and MuggleNet staff are dreaming about the fun they'll have at MuggleNet's Expo Patronum this April in London, this week's Casting News highlights events and films taking place in the UK! From Ireland to London, "Harry Potter" cast have the UK covered. Take a look at where your favorite cast members are currently appearing in the coming months! 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 »

Congratulations to all of last night’s BAFTA Award winners!

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The BAFTA Awards took place last night, showcasing the best of British and worldwide film over the past year. The night itself was hosted by Stephen Fry (UK audio books) for the tenth year in a row, and there were plenty of "Potter" alumni present who were both nominated for awards and involved in presenting awards. Read More »