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Fiona Shaw to participate in live webchat with the “Guardian” – submit your questions!

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Next week, the "Guardian" will be hosting a live webchat with the talented Fiona Shaw to discuss her career, and they want to hear your questions! Read More »

Fiona Shaw returns to the stage in “The Testament of Mary”, talks about playing Electra

Fiona Shaw

Fiona Shaw, who played Petunia Dursley in the "Potter" film series, is set to take to the stage again in May, in "The Testament of Mary". Shaw also recently spoke about her time playing Electra. 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: Apes and ninjas and nuns, oh, my!


Luckily for all of the "Harry Potter" fans out there, our favorite cast members are a talented lot and are very much in demand for new projects gracing the screen and stage. 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 »

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 »

Fiona Shaw confirms return as Petunia Dursley in Deathly Hallows

In a new interview in the Times Online, actress Fiona Shaw, who plays Aunt Petunia Dursley in the Potter films, confirms she will indeed be returning for Deathly Hallows. She offered this insight into her character: “Harry Melling, the young man who plays my son in Mother Courage, plays my son in Potter (they are Petunia and Dudley Dursley respectively), and we're the poor relations. We never do any magic, we have it done to us. The odd thing is leaving the set and to see 3,000 people march on: 1,000 children, 1,000 parents and 1,000 minders. Alan Rickman and Maggie Smith sit there for hours waiting for them to file in.” For a complete list of the cast of the two-part Potter finale, take a look at our Movie 7 section. Read More »