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Pictures: Brendan and Domhnall Gleeson in dress rehearsal for new play!

The Walworth Farce Photocall in The Olympia Theatre

Brendan (Alastor "Mad-Eye" Moody), Domhnall (Bill Weasley), and Brian Gleeson are all starring together in a new play called "The Walworth Farce". The first dress rehearsal pictures of the family trio have been released, showing them in full costume. Read More »

Trailer released for Frank Dillane and Brendan Gleeson’s “In the Heart of the Sea”

"In the Heart of the Sea"

A trailer has been released for Frank Dillane and Brendan Gleeson's "In the Heart of the Sea"! Read More »

Role Call: A time for trailers

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This week in Role Call, we experience a number of trailers and clips from some of the most anticipated projects on the slate. From the upcoming series "Dig" to Alan Rickman's return to directing, we have a lot to show you. Dig on in! 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 »

Role Call: Spectre of Christmas

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In this week's Role Call, we find a Kickstarter campaign from one of our MuggleNet Live! Expo Patronum special guests, catch Voldemort getting a college degree, the new Bond film finally gets a title, and we find Father Christmas with a gun?!? All that and more as we check out what our favorite cast members are up to this week! Read More »

“Potter” alumni win big at the British Independent Film Awards

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The British Independent Film Awards were held in London tonight, and a number of former "Potter" alumni emerged victorious! Find out all the winners here. Read More »

“Snowpiercer”, Brendan Gleeson, win at Boston Online Film Critics Association Awards

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The Boston Online Film Critics Association has chosen its favorite films of 2014, and "Potter" fans will recognize some familiar names among the winners. Read More »

Brendan Gleeson on “Calvary” and his Irish background

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An Oscar-worthy performance? Brendan Gleeson talks about his critically acclaimed role in "Calvary" and how he related to the character. Read More »

Domhnall and Brian Gleeson featured in Squarehead music video!

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Domhnall Gleeson and his brother, actor Brian Gleeson, are featured in a new music video, which also gives fans a glimpse at old home movies of the brothers as children. Take a look here! Read More »

“Potter” alumni nominated for Best Actor at upcoming European Film Awards

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A pair of "Harry Potter" alumni are vying for Best Actor at the European Film Awards this coming December. Read More »

Role Call: London Calling

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Our Casting News this week takes us to London, where a number of projects are currently afoot. Get all the latest news on what our favorite actors are up, including this week's television appearances, by reading below! Read More »

Nominees for British Independent Film Awards announced

The Moet British Independent Film Awards

The list of nominees for the 17th annual Moët British Independent Film Awards is out, and there are plenty of "Potter" connections! Check it out! Read More »

“Stonehearst Asylum” trailer featuring Brendan Gleeson and David Thewlis!

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Just in time for Halloween, a trailer and details about Brendan Gleeson (Mad-Eye Moody) and David Thewlis's (Remus Lupin) new film "Stonehearst Asylum" have been released, as well as plenty of information about this new film. The film is based on an 1844 Edgar Allan Poe story, "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Feather." Read More »

Role Call: The Woman in Black….is back!

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We finally get our greedy eyes on some set photos from "Dad's Army", get a peek at Domhnall in "Unbroken", and just in time for Halloween, we also get to throw our hands up in front of our faces as we try to hide from "The Woman in Black" sequel! All that and more in this week's Casting News! Read More »

Brendan Gleeson discusses character depth in “Calvary”

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In a recent interview, Brendan Gleeson (Mad-Eye Moody) had a chance to talk about one of his more recent films, "Calvary," where he plays the character of Father James. During the interview, Gleeson got to talk about said character in great depth and how he approached it. Read More »

Role Call: Masters of disguise

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This week, the Dowager Countess is swept off of her feet by a movie star, Bond may face his youngest villain ever, and Dublin's Olympia Theatre hosts a family reunion - all that and more in MuggleNet's weekly Casting News! Read More »

“Potter” alumni feature heavily in BFI London Film Festival 2014 selections

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The full line-up for the 2014 BFI London Film Festival has been announced. A selection of former "Potter" alumni will be starring in films set to be shown at the festival. Find out more here. Read More »

Win a copy of “Calvary” on Blu-ray

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Do you live in the UK and want a copy of "Calvary", the drama starring both Brendan Gleeson (Mad-Eye Moody) and Domhnall Gleeson (Bill Weasley)? Then you're in luck because Big Gay Picture Show is running a competition, and a copy of the Blu-ray is up for grabs! Read More »

Role Call: Fairy tale edition!

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After our adventures at LeakyCon in Florida this last week and meeting some of the "Harry Potter" cast, the staff at MuggleNet is even more excited about upcoming projects by our favorite actors and actresses! There's a lot to cover from the past few weeks, and we hope that you'll be just as anxious to hear all about the new roles our HP alumni have taken on. Take a look! Read More »

Brendan Gleeson talks “Calvary”, dying on screen, and why he didn’t want to do “Harry Potter”

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Brendan Gleeson discusses some of his most recognizable characters, from Alastor "Mad-Eye" Moody to his newest role as Father James in "Calvary." Read More »