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Role Call: Fairy tale edition!


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 »

Role Call: Veela Love Story, All Hail Queen Narcissa!


In this week's Role Call, we find out how Narcissa Malfoy became queen, find Ollivander performing for charity, and how squib Filch wormed his way up to Professor status - All this and more in Casting News! Read More »

New interview with Daniel Radcliffe explores his transition from screen to stage


Daniel's Radcliffe transition from a star of the screen to a star of the stage is explored in a new interview. Find out more here. Read More »

First promotional image from “Regression” released


The first promotional image from the upcoming film "Regression", which stars Emma Watson and David Thewlis, has been released! Check it out here --> Read More »

Emma Watson starts work on “Regression” in Toronto


Emma Watson spent her birthday hard at work on the set of upcoming thriller "Regression" this past Tuesday, telling fans on Twitter that it was a "very cool birthday present." Read More »

Role Call – No rest for the wicked!


The popularity of our favorite Harry Potter actors often lead to new roles and projects that showcase just how talented they really are. In this edition of Role Call, we not only highlight some our favorites, but we also take a look at some upcoming projects from cast and crew who don't always get the spotlight but definitely have what it takes to shine! This week's edition includes Jon Campling, Brendan Gleeson, Helena Bonham Carter, Robert Pattinson, David Thewlis and others! Read More »

Role Call: Scrimgeour a spy, Dumbledore & Dursley take center stage at HighTide Festival


This edition of Role Call is chocked full of a roundup of the latest casting and production news of many of Harry Potter's most esteemed alum. This week we'll be taking a look at the latest developments concerning Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, David Thewlis, Sir Michael Gambon, Harry Melling, David Yates, Bill NIghy, Ralph Fiennes, Helena Boneham Carter and Alfonso Cuarón. Read More »

New projects underway for HP stars!

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There's been quite an explosion of new casting and production new for HP stars lately, so MuggleNet is bringing you a round up of the most important news. Today we'll be touching upon the recent developments of Emma Thompson (Sybill Trelawney), Alexandre Desplat (Composer), Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort), Frank Dillane (Tom Riddle), Domhnall Gleeson (Bill Weasley), Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), David Thewlis (Remus Lupin) and more! Read More »

“Role Call” – Tom Felton’s fashionable photo shoot, love letters from Bellatrix, and more!

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In the post Potter era that we live in, it isn't uncommon to read about the new roles our favorite stars have recently signed on for. This week was no exception. Read More »

More casting news!


In the post Potter era that we live in, it isn't uncommon to read about the new roles our favorite stars have recently signed on for. This week was no exception. Read More »

New projects for David Yates, Gary Oldman, Ralph Fiennes, and David Thewlis

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Everyone knows the stars and production staff from the Harry Potter films are some of the best the industry, and it seems that many of them have been up to a lot lately! Read More »

David Thewlis to portray Count Zurov in “The Winter Queen”

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It has been announced today that David Thewlis, who portrayed Professor Lupin in the Harry Potter films, will appear in The Winter Queen as Count Zurov. Read More »

David Thewlis & Warwick Davis casting news; first clip of Evanna Lynch in ‘Sinbad’


Lots of casting news in the post Potter world today! First up we have David Thewlis, who played the beloved professor Remus Lupin, who has joined an already very impressive cast for the much anticipated sequel, Red 2. He has been cast as a character called “The Frog” who, according to the Hollywood Reporter, is “an information dealer who got his name by poisoning the water supply at the Kremlin using a poisonous Amazonian frog.” Red 2 is set to be released in August 2013. Next up we have fan favorite Warwick Davis who is set to join An Idiot Abroad – Short Way Round, a documentary series about a man with absolutely no interest in travel. Warwick will join the host, Karl Plinkington, for a 5000 mile journey through Europe, India, and China. It features Warwick’s Life’s Too Short castmate Ricky Gervais and can be seen on Sky 1 this November in the UK. Last, but certainly not least, the first clip of Evanna Lynch in the Sky 1 series Sinbad has made it’s debut online. Evanna has a guest spot on the series finale, which airs September 23 in the UK. She plays “Alehna, Taryn’s daughter, who Sinbad ... Read More »

Before and After: A unique look at the adult stars of the “Potter” series

While so much attention and hype surrounds the trio and the other young actors of the "Potter" series, we cannot forget about the adult supporting actors in the roles that they have played in the series. Here is a look at some of the actors and their more famous roles prior to the "Harry Potter" series. Read More »

“Empire Magazine” asks “Potter” actors to summarize series in one word

Sum up "Harry Potter" in one word. If you were asked that question, could you do it? Read More »

Audio: Potter cast and crew discuss series at Apple Store in New York City

Earlier today, several actors from the Potter series were at the Apple Store in New York City (SoHo) to promote the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 on Blu-ray and DVD.

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Happy Birthday, David Thewlis!

As it is midnight in the U.K, join us in wishing David Thewlis the best on his 47th birthday! Thewlis plays Professor R. J. Lupin in the Potter films and will reprise his role in Deathly Hallows. Read More »

David Thewlis filming Deathly Hallows through March

David Thewlis' wife was recently interviewed by The Independent, where she reveals that David will be filming Deathly Hallows through March 2010: Thewlis is filming the final instalments of Harry Potter until March and Friel is choosing between scripts which could take her to New Zealand or back to LA in the new year. Filming is expected to be entirely completed in Spring 2010, and Part 1 will be released on November 19th, 2010. Thanks to Snitch Seeker for the tip! Read More »

Happy Birthday to Gary Oldman and David Thewlis

There are two birthdays to celebrate over the past day. First, actor David Thewlis (who plays Remus Lupin in the films) turned 46th yesterday. Today, Gary Oldman (who plays Sirius Black) turned 51. Happy birthday wishes go out to both of these fine actors! Read More »

David Thewlis interviewed on KTLA 5

The actor who plays Remus Lupin in the Potter films spoke with KTLA5 in Los Angeles a couple days ago, and his interview is now online thanks to YouTube. Thewlis talks about the Half-Blood Prince delay, the feel of the Potter sets, and his upcoming film “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas”. See it right here. Thanks to Alex for the tip! Read More »