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Social Roundup: Butch, Sundance and Lil Puff

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This week's MuggleNet Social Roundup comes complete with Paddington bears, pink cats and a special Potter throwback. And Matt Lewis on a horse. So, basically, something for everyone! Check it out now. Read More »

Social Roundup: All Hallows’ Eve

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This Friday brought with it much Halloween mayhem. In case you missed something, here is our latest social media roundup, complete with some fabulous costumes. Read More »

Social Roundup: Fix Up, Look Sharp

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Giant men, giant snakes and giant stars at giant conventions, this week's Social Roundup has gone super sized. Catch up on the latest updates now! Read More »

Social Roundup: A Fancy Bunch

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The Potter alumni know how to live the jet-setters' lifestyle with their air miles, film festivals and hedgehog walks... Find out more in the latest MuggleNet social media roundup. Read More »

Social Roundup: HeForShe

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This week's Social Roundup does what it says on the tin and is almost entirely dedicated to the brilliant HeforShe campaign, fronted by Emma Watson. Discover who has spoken out in favor of the campaign over on the main site. Read More »

UPDATED: Harry Potter and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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No doubt many of you have seen the latest videos gone viral featuring the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and wondered, "What are they doing?" Take a look at the familiar faces getting in on the challenge to help raise funds and awareness for a great cause! Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: When Katniss Met Hermione

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What could possibly make the latest Pottermore revelations any better? Seeing Evanna Lynch's reactions to them, of course! Read them, and more, in this week's Potter Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: Lights, Camera, Dog walk!

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Not sure what to watch, read or listen to this Sunday? Well the Potter alumni have a few a recommendations for you! All this and more in the latest Twitter roundup. Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: The Hulk and the Snorkack

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Want to see Matt Lewis get punched by the Hulk? Then check out this week's Twitter roundup! Also includes a sneak peek of Diagon Alley and Tom Felton working it in yet more Burberry. Read More »

Peeves actor Rik Mayall dies at 56

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We are deeply saddened to report that Rik Mayall, who portrayed the character of Peeves in "Sorcerer's Stone", has died at age 56. Although his scenes were cut from the final version of the film, we'd still like to pay our respects to the late actor. Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: Pet Pals

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Be it cats, cows or bearded dragons, the Potter alumni were animal crazy this week. Find out more in the latest MuggleNet Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Twitter Roundup: #AskEmma

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A sassy Neville, a tweeting Hermione and a touch of Hogwarts House Pride. It's the MuggleNet Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Twitter Roundup: ‘The Day of the Women’

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This week saw the annual celebration of women! Happy #InternationalWomensDay everyone! How will you celebrate? A hug to a girl on the street, a high five to someone you look up to… — Bonnie Wright (@thisisbwright) March 8, 2014 Happy International Women's Day to the beautiful, inspirational and brave women who have fought and are fighting for equality&justice. — Katie Leung (@Kt_Leung) March 9, 2014 And a HUGE shout out to Mitochondrial Eve, the original honey, who kicked off this whole thing. BAD GRANDMA. — Anna Shaffer (@anna_shaffer) March 8, 2014 So here’s to all the great ladies of Potter and what they got up to this week. For #internationalwomansday, check out our issue dedicated to female musicians http://t.co/V74AVO2GSV with @NatTenaLady on the cover — Piano Magazine (@PianoMagazine) March 8, 2014 Have u signed up to Live #BelowtheLine challenge yet? You have 7 wks to get planning & donating! Why not join my team http://t.co/3zMq0QPMjj — Bonnie Wright (@thisisbwright) March 5, 2014 Me and Emma #Oscars PHOTO: http://t.co/NEbPRNDjfX — Joseph Gordon-Levitt (@hitRECordJoe) March 3, 2014 Backstage at Wembley Arena with @Evy_Lynch ☺️ lovely meeting you today @weday pic.twitter.com/uWOL8QpTs6 — Diversity (@Diversity_Tweet) March 7, 2014 Congratulations to @jk_rowling for being voted ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: ‘A Week of Weasleys’

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Once again, we are cheating a little in our Twitter roundup, using a sneaky highlight from last week. Reunited backstage! #wosawards pic.twitter.com/4h1BhsjVtL — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) February 23, 2014 If the pictures of Dan and Rupert together again (snapped by yours truly!) got you pining for the films, check out this beauty of a throwback. On the set of Harry Potter pic.twitter.com/u8lSDGsabk — Behind the Scenes (@MakingOfs) February 28, 2014 Don’t despair, however, because there are plenty of current projects from the films’ cast for you to enjoy. Matt Lewis made his return to television this week. Where would I be without sides? An actor prepares… Bluestone 42. On @bbcthree in one hour. pic.twitter.com/YEmmOm1KD5 — Matthew Lewis (@Mattdavelewis) February 27, 2014 Warwick’s latest theater outing continues on its tour, accompanied by great reviews. The founder members of @ReducedHeight Theatre Co. on stage in #SeeHowTheyRun. Tour details: http://t.co/o9r5KWuzOA pic.twitter.com/Tx535xX90W — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) February 28, 2014 And Natalie Tena continues to rock on, despite her ever growing acting duties. Follow us on @SoundCloud! https://t.co/YHJJTcjQGt — Molotov Jukebox (@Molotov_Jukebox) March 1, 2014 Dear Bertie, please slow down with the release of your short films. You’re showing up your elders! tonight after a long ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Good riddance January!

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It’s February! 1st Feb already! All the best people were born this month! — Afshan Azad (@afshan_azad) February 1, 2014 So what to do at the start of this mini month? Wonderland. Out February 7th. Afro Prada Bruiser or Elf Alien Queen. Your pick. #NOAH @wonderlandmag pic.twitter.com/lVkjCwCAyH — Emma Watson (@EmWatson) January 27, 2014 Perhaps hit up a live show in San Francisco TONIGHT! If anyone is in San Francisco, go see my good friends #TheGIRLS on Saturday 2/1 at 8pm and 10pm get your tickets!! http://t.co/POK1EPIXt5 — Tom Felton (@TomFelton) January 29, 2014 Or soak in the creative genius of MinaLima, down in Old London Town. There are a few tickets left for @minalima's talk on designing for the Harry Potter films next Thurs http://t.co/SReYF5QIYO we can't wait! — St Bride Library (@stbridelibrary) January 31, 2014 If you fancy staying in, why not watch Jessie Cave’s latest creation? It's Friday,here is a video, 1st of my new waiting room series. UNHAND ME ROGUE feat. the fabUlous @missemerkenny XxX http://t.co/VXxtWl28fh — Jessie Cave (@pindippycave) January 31, 2014 Or you could team up with Rankin and join Sherlock’s Network Got the Sherlock Network game on my iPhone bit too taxing for ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Awards season is nigh

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Before we launch head first into this week’s Twitter happenings, who caught this delightful surprise last Sunday evening? Thanks @Evy_Lynch and all relevant persons for Sherlock kindness!Nice to get a good response when you get your kit off.#1stTimeForEverything — Alfie doesn’t tweet (@lfiedoesnttweet) January 7, 2014 So just what have the Potter cast and crew alumni been up to this week? Firstly, the older generations (!) have been racking up the award nominations AND wins left, right, and center these past few weeks.   #Gravity has 11 nominations including those for best actress for Bullock, cinematography & more in the @BAFTA‘s. | http://t.co/qs776zYlUh — Gravity Movie (@TheGravityMovie) January 9, 2014   Leading Actress: Amy Adams, Cate Blanchett, Sandra Bullock, Judi Dench, Emma Thompson #EEBAFTAs pic.twitter.com/JvhUCaQF7b — BAFTA (@BAFTA) January 8, 2014   ‘Gravity’ wins 2 more awards. Does the film live up to the hype created by the press during the award season? http://t.co/MqyFTxf55U — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) January 12, 2014 Cars, Dogs, Cakes or Idiots? You decide. An Idiot Abroad 3 nominated in the National Television Awards. Vote here… http://t.co/1aHP1T1boq — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) January 7, 2014   Chris Rankin hosted a successful Q&A, which, aside from the alarming number ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: A play is born

Harry Potter is coming to the West End! But how did the Twittersphere react? It's true????? Harry Potter, the play. Feeling a little light-headed right now. And wondering does our JKR EVER sleep??? — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) December 20, 2013 Am I the only person who doesn't like the fact that JK Rowling is planning a new Harry Potter stage show #Scrooge — Rohan Gotobed (@Rohan_Gotobed) December 20, 2013 In quite the muted fashion it would seem! Clearly they were all too busy prepping for Christmas. There is of course a lot to do. 1. There’s decorating the tree, Time to decorate our office #christmastree… a #harrypotter tree. pic.twitter.com/GuLuxqVF3F — Bloomsbury UK (@BloomsburyBooks) December 18, 2013 2. Enjoying the office party, It's Christmas party time at MinaLima Towers, which makes Priscilla Prosecco the new employee of the week! #Christmas pic.twitter.com/b7LayKlVG7 — MinaLima (@minalima) December 19, 2013 3. Finishing work, Wrapped shooting on #DynamiteFilm with director @illwilledfx Cannot say enough great things about this… http://t.co/CnzVKDmlLy — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) December 22, 2013 We're wrapped! Thank you to all the team that made #Residue possible! pic.twitter.com/pECWVAS2nV — Natalia Tena (@NatTenaLady) December 18, 2013 4. Buying presents, anybody actually get all their christmas ... Read More »

Twitter roundup: a Doctor, the Bard, and a handful of Pythons

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This week the Potter alumni got involved with some rather large British icons. John Hurt celebrated the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who by both starring in the episode and visiting Buckingham Palace to mark the occasion. Had a lovely time @BFI with The Doctor @bbcdoctorwho #DayoftheDoctor #savetheday #DoctorWho #DoctorWho50th pic.twitter.com/RfIOFtCrJb — John Hurt (@WithJohnHurt) November 23, 2013 Seriously, is @withjohnhurt not the coolest cat in the entire film universe of movie land? pic.twitter.com/Tcc4vSWJnS — Peaches Swearengen (@MrsAlSwearengen) November 20, 2013 Warwick Davis hung out with the Pythons, Still overwhelmed at being asked to MC the Monty Python news conference today. It was an honor to share the stage with 5 comedy icons. — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) November 21, 2013 and Enoch got his Shakespeare on. Alfred Enoch as Titus Lartius #Coriolanus @ntlive pic.twitter.com/c2mu3RIEJO — Donmar Warehouse (@DonmarWarehouse) November 22, 2013 SPOTTED! Radcliffe freezing his butt off in Waterloo. Here's Daniel Radcliffe at the #KillYourDarlings #KYDcutUp launch. Can you guess where he is?! pic.twitter.com/wcpojApx5c — Kill Your Darlings (@KYDFilmUK) November 21, 2013 MuggleNet and Alohomora!‘s Kat Miller caught up with a familiar face. #selfie http://t.co/6b3WQPBwS0 — Kat (@RubyWizard24) November 23, 2013 You can take the cast out the Potter films… Look ... Read More »

Twitter round up: Happy Halloween!

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Your favorite Harry Potter stars celebrate Halloween across Twitter! Read More »

Twitter Round-Up: The Battle of the Franchises

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The confirmation we (probably just me) have all been waiting for! since february this year I have been working behind the scenes on this show. It's great. please watch. #bbcatlantis pic.twitter.com/tudVwhF4Qk — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) September 27, 2013 The Potter machine may be back in action, after a small hiatus, but the cast was all over other franchises this week. Warner Bros have stolen my idea…again! http://t.co/VECNX3LrmI — Rohan Gotobed (@Rohan_Gotobed) September 25, 2013 Lord of the rings. Best movie ever. Discuss. X — Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) September 27, 2013 1 chicken Korma, 1 pashwari naan and the 2nd Lord Of The Rings. #deliciousmilk x — Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) September 27, 2013 http://t.co/pcySth5nRd this will never cease to make me chuckle like a 12 year old. #twilight — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) September 27, 2013 If you are one of the millions who tuned in to catch the season premiere of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD, you may be interested in Rohan’s thoughts on the show. My review of MARVEL Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D! http://t.co/m6mocUdoOc — Rohan Gotobed (@Rohan_Gotobed) September 27, 2013 All in all, a fairly relaxed week for everyone. I missed this fixture last year being on stage. Not ... Read More »