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Helena Bonham Carter visits students bound for Africa

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Helena Bonham Carter made an appearance to wish a group of students and teachers a safe trip to Africa. Find out more about her charitable work here. Read More »

Role Call: It’s Good To Be Bad!

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This week's edition of Casting News finds an abundance of roles for the actors that we love to hate (or really love despite their faults, in some cases!). Take a look at what's next for Ralph Fiennes, David Bradley, Alan Rickman, and more! Read More »

Helena Bonham Carter talks confidence and body image

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We have all come to know that Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange) has her own independent style, seeming confident with what she wears and how she looks, knowing that's all that matters. But in a recent interview, she's admitted that she didn't always think this way. Read More »

Enter to win a home screening of “The Price of Kings”, narrated by Helena Bonham Carter

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Residents of the UK have an exciting opportunity to win a home screening of the new documentary "The Price of Kings" thanks to the "Independent Study". The documentary is narrated by Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange). Read More »

Maggie Smith and Helena Bonham Carter nominated for Emmy Awards!

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The 2014 Emmy Award nominees were announced this morning, and two Potter alumnae have scored nominations! Read More »

Helena Bonham Carter talks Fairy Godmother and Red Queen

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In the next year or two, Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange) will be hitting cinema screens in a few feature films, one of which will be next year when she'll be portraying the Fairy Godmother in Kenneth Branagh's (Gilderoy Lockhart) "Cinderella". Read More »

Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Plus, tons of new interviews from the Diagon Alley preview!

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Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Find out what he thinks, plus check out brand new interviews from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley right here! 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 »

Students attend Q&A session with Helena Bonham Carter

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First-year media students were recently given the opportunity to attend a Q&A session with Helena Bonham Carter at a special screening of her new film. Read More »

Helena Bonham Carter discusses acting career in new article

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Helena Bonham Carter, who portrayed Bellatrix Lestrange in the "Harry Potter" films, sat down recently with the "Guardian" for an all-new interview about her acting experience and her transition from the "corset queen" to her more recent eclectic roles. Read More »

Role Call: Searching, Singing, and Suffering – HP cast does it all!

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In this week's Casting News, former cast members search for the truth in Jerusalem, make a cameo in a sports-themed music video, and face a film legend - Al Pacino! Check it out! Read More »

Role Call: Double, Double Toil and Trouble

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This week, we find out which "Potter" alum will be cooking for television, who is joining the sequel to Disney's "Alice in Wonderland", and which Order of the Phoenix member will be breaking the law in an upcoming film. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

Helena Bonham-Carter and David Bradley receive nominations for Critics’ Choice Television Awards

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Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange) and David Bradley (Argus Filch) both picked up nominations for the 2014 Critics' Choice Television Awards. Find out which awards they are up for here. Read More »

Role Call: Lily Potter is Dumbledore’s daughter?

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In this week's edition of Role Call, Michael Gambon gets Quirke-y with Geraldine Somerville, Cinderella's glass slipper gets a major upgrade, and we find one Hogwarts professor taking on the Nazi regime! All that and more in Casting News! Read More »

Emma Watson and Helena Bonham Carter attend royal charity dinner

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Emma Watson and Helena Bonham Carter wowed at Prince William's charity dinner yesterday evening, both looking extremely beautiful. Emma looked chic in a white shirt and long grey skirt, while Helena wore a glamorous silk navy dress. Check out a couple of pictures from the event here. Read More »

Julie Walters to receive BAFTA Fellowship

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Julie Walters is set to be given a prestigious BAFTA Fellowship next month. BBC News reports that Walters will be recognized for her contribution to film and TV, where she first gained recognition partnering with the comedian Victoria Wood in shows such as "Wood and Walters". Read More »

“Potter” stars land 2014 BAFTA nominations

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The 2014 BAFTA nominations are in, and several talented "Potter" cast members have scored nominations! Read More »

Sir Kenneth Branagh’s “Cinderella” starring Helena Bonham Carter, gets sneak peak at CinemaCon

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Disney released a sneak peak this week at CinemaCon of its upcoming live action remake of Cinderella. The film is directed by Harry Potter alumnus Sir Kenneth Branagh and stars fellow alumna Helena Bonham Carter as the Fairy Godmother. The star-studded cast also includes Cate Blanchett as the Evil Stepmother, Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) as Prince Charming, and Lily James (Downton Abbey) as Cinderella. Read More »

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

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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 »

Stephen Fry wins at the Royal Television Society Awards

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Playbill.com reported that well-known British actor and presenter Stephen Fry - known in the Potter world as the narrator of the UK versions of the audio books - attended the Royal Television Society Awards in London on Tuesday evening and scooped up the award for Best Presenter. He won said award for his television show Stephen Fry: Out There, which showed him traveling the world to see how gay communities are treated in different countries. Read More »