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Potter Twitter Roundup: Jetsetters

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Draco and the Doctor rule the troposphere whilst a Weasley takes on outer space. All this and more, in the latest Potter Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson talks about landing a lead role in “Star Wars: Episode VII”

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Domhnall Gleeson, who played Bill Weasley in the "Potter" films, and was this week announced as one of the new cast members for the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode VII", has spoken of landing a role in such an iconic franchise. Read More »

Role Call: Snape loses his black robes, Umbridge to record spoken-word album

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This week's Role Call finds us awkwardly staring at a naked Professor Snape, discussing more "Star Wars VII" casting rumors, Imelda Staunton's link to Mr. Carson on "Downton Abbey", and much more! Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson announced as part of “Star Wars: Episode VII” cast!

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Domhnall Gleseson, who played Bill Weasley in the "Potter" films, was today confirmed to be part of the cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII"! Read More »

Role Call: The Dowager Countess is back…with Gregorovitch?

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In this week's edition of Casting News, we find out who's joining the cast of two popular British television drama series, who's visiting a late night talk show, and more! Read More »

Role Call: Festival appearances announced, new set photos released for upcoming projects

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With new projects and appearances slated for this spring, we're bringing you all the latest news on when and where you can catch a glimpse or two of your favorite cast members in this week's edition of Role Call! Take a peek at upcoming roles and events featuring Domhnall Gleeson, Gary Oldman, Fiona Shaw, and more... Read More »

Role Call: Spy vs. Voldemort, Red Queen to return?


This edition of Role Call features the latest news among some of Potter's most prolific alumni: Helena Boneham Carter, Bill Nighy, Ralph Fiennes, Alan Rickman, Helen McCrory, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent and many others! Did any of the cast's upcoming projects get you excited? Tell us what you think about the roles they're taking on or perhaps what role you would like to see your favorite HP actor attempt. Read More »

March Madness Role Call: Voldemort wears a suit, and Sirius falls for Keyboard Cat?


We're never quite sure which roles will be next for the former Potter cast, but it's always something interesting. In this edition of Role Call, we find our favorite actors as busy as ever with a variety of roles: Ralph Fiennes, Domhnall Gleeson, Emma Thompson, Jim Broadbent, Warwick Davis, Dame Maggie Smith, Gary Oldman plus many others! Read More »

Brendan and Domnhall Gleeson, along with Ciarán Hinds, nominated for Irish Film and Television Awards

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ScreenDaily has revealed the list for the 11th annual Irish Film and Television Awards, and the Best Actor category sees not one, not even two, but three Harry Potter actors competing for the award! Father and son Brendan and Domnhall Gleeson (Mad-Eye Moody and Bill Weasley) have both been recognized for their work at this year's awards. Ciaran Hinds (Aberforth Dumbledore) is also nominated in the same category.The three Potter actors are up against Sherlock's Andrew Scott, who is the fourth nominee. 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 »

“About Time” gets Blu-ray release date


Universal Studios has announced to retailers that About Time, the time travel romantic comedy starring Harry Potter alumni Domhnall Gleeson (Bill Weasley) and Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour), has been given a Blu-ray release date. Read More »

Fangs, jumpers, and parades: it’s time for a casting roundup!


In the spirit of the upcoming holidays, we'd like to share with you a gem we happened upon that shows off celebrities in their holiday jumpers. (For all you Americans out there, that means sweaters!) Read More »

Labcoats, roller coasters, and Voldemort as a concierge? It’s time for 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 »

Trailer for “About Time”, plus “Digital Spy” interview with Domhnall Gleeson

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Digital Spy released a video interview with Domhnall Gleeson and Rachel McAdams for the November 1 US release of Richard Curtis's About Time, and we also found a great trailer for the movie. Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson – More than just a Weasley

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There's more to Domhnall Gleeson's acting career than playing Bill Weasley in the Harry Potter films. While fans of the series will instantly recognize the actor with the long ginger locks, they might be surprised to learn about some of his other roles both before and after Potter. Read More »

The most recent casting news for the “Harry Potter” alum


There has been a lot of recent casting news for Potter alum, from the stage to the silver screen to the small screen! Read More »

Cast photos from “Deathly Hallows – Part 2″ world premiere in London

Check out photos of the cast and crew from the world premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2" earlier today in London's Trafalgar Square. Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson comments on Deathly Hallows filming

The Belfast Telegraph has a new interview with Domhnall Gleeson, who will play Bill Weasley in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Gleeson discusses stepping away from Potter to work on a new project with his father, Brendan (Mad-Eye Moody), and younger brother. “Being an actor in Harry Potter is a different experience. It’s fantastic at the same time but there are so many extras and it’s just so huge, you’re not in control of anything.” Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I will be released November 19. Thanks to Snitch Seeker! Read More »

Actor Domhnall Gleeson expected to be cast in DH

Broadway.com is reporting today that the Tony Award nominee is expected to become a part of the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows cast as Bill Weasley: Gleeson would join his father, returning player Brendan Gleeson, who has appeared in the series since the 2005 release Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as popular character Professor Alastor “MadEye” Moody. “I'd been very certain about not wanting to do the acting thing because of my father,” the younger Gleeson told Broadway.com in 2006 about his pursuit of acting. “I thought I'd always have the father-son thing of 'He got you the part.'” Thanks to Michael and Natalie for the tip! Read More »