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Role Call: Did Someone Say Vogue?

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This week has been a busy one for the cast of "Harry Potter"! The first season of David Tennant's new series, "Jessica Jones", was released on Netflix, Domhnall Gleeson decided to channel his inner Naomi, while director Alfonso Cuarón shot a fashion film. All of that and more int this week's Role Call as we take a look at what your favorite cast members are up to these days! 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 »

Three New Clips from “Regression”, Starring Emma Watson, Released!

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It's nearly Halloween, so it's the perfect time to watch some spooky film clips. It seems right, then, that three clips from Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) and David Thewlis's (Remus Lupin) latest film, "Regression", have been released! Read More »

Movie Review: “Regression”, Starring Emma Watson and David Thewlis


Spanish director Alejandro Amenábar is probably best known for the intensely creepy movie "The Others", with many hoping his latest movie "Regression" would be a return for the chilling work he became known for. Starring Ethan Hawke as Detective Bruce Kenner, "Regression" is set in the small town of Hoyek, Minnesota, in 1990 and follows Angela Gray (played by Emma Watson), who accuses her father of sexually abusing her. Although he has no recollection of doing so, her father John (David Dencik) confesses to the crime and hands himself over to the police. Read More »

“Harry Potter” Alumni This Month on Netflix and Amazon Instant Video

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Amazon Instant Video and Netflix announce October releases featuring some of our favorite "Harry Potter" film alumni! Read More »

David Thewlis Discusses His Role in “An Inspector Calls”

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David Thewlis (Remus Lupin) will next be seen on our screen in BBC's new feature length adaptation of the classic J.B. Priestly play "An Inspector Calls". In the drama, Thewlis will take on the role of Inspector Goole, a mysterious character whose investigation into the death of a young girl tears apart the peaceful world of the Birling family. Read More »

“Potter” Alumni Take Over the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

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When you've got eight movies in a series, and three films set to be a part of an upcoming spin-off, that's a lot of actors and actresses to keep track of - but we wouldn't have it any other way! This year, the Toronto International Film Festival is featuring no fewer than 12 films that "Harry Potter" alumni and "Fantastic Beasts" cast members are a part of. Read More »

Emma Watson’s Latest Film Will Premiere at TIFF 2015


This year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will feature several films starring "Potter" alumni, including Emma Watson, Dame Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, and David Thewlis. Click here to find out more. Read More »

New posters released for Emma Watson’s “Regression”

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Last month, the first trailer for Emma Watson's (Hermione Granger) upcoming film "Regression" was released. This week two new posters have been released, as the anticipation for the thriller begins to build. Read More »

Role Call: It’s our party and we’ll sing if we want to!

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Do you have a headache from taking your O.W.L.'s? Why not grab some pumpkin juice and take a break with us as we discover the next roles and projects the "Harry Potter" cast will be involved with? In this edition, Nymphadora sings, Lucius is up to his old tricks, and Tom Riddle actually runs from inferi rather than controlling them! All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

New trailer arrives for Emma Watson’s “Regression”

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It's been a few months since we've had any news about Emma Watson's latest film "Regression", but as the film inches closer to its August 2015 release, we're learning more and more about the thriller - the first full trailer has been released! Read More »

Role Call: Suited for love

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In this edition of Role Call, we get our first look at a suited Cormac McLaggen, Ralph Fiennes in "SPECTRE", and find out what some of the former "Harry Potter" cast are up to. All that and more in our weekly Casting News series! Read More »

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


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 »

Oscar winners announced, including “The Grand Budapest Hotel”


It's been a busy award season, with plenty of "Potter" alumni picking up awards at the BAFTAs, the SAG Awards, the Golden Globes, and more. Last night, the Oscars took place, and plenty of projects featuring familiar "Potter" names picked up awards. Read More »

First international trailer for “Regression” arrives!


"Regression", starring Emma Watson and David Thewlis, has received its first international trailer! It's dubbed in Spanish, so while some fans may not be able to understand it, you can still get a first look at Emma and David in the film. Read More »

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


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 »

Role Call: Singing Snape and TWO new guests for Expo Patronum announced!


It's an exciting week for "Harry Potter" fans - we've got tons of new roles to announce including TWO new Special Guests for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, a music video starring Snape (who knew he could carry a tune?), another villainous role for a previous Doctor, new clips and trailers, and a look at new art from Diagon Alley artist Michael Curry and his design team. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

SAG Award winners announced, including “Downton Abbey” and “How to Get Away with Murder”


The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards took place this weekend in Los Angeles. A notable number of "Potter" alumni were involved in projects that were nominated, and there were several "Potter" winners on the list. Read More »

Oscar Nominations, plus Oscar “Harry Potter” collection


A new "Harry Potter" collection has been released on the website,, highlighting some of the key moments from the history of the film series. Plus, the 2015 Oscar nominations have been announced. Read More »

“The Grand Budapest Hotel”, “The Theory of Everything” pick up Golden Globes

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The Golden Globe Awards took place yesterday and several films and TV shows involving "Potter" stars picked up awards. Congratulations to all the winners! Read More »