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Potter Twitter Roundup: A Peck of Tweeps

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Five of the Big Seven appear in this week's Twitter Roundup where new suits, new art and new films take center stage. But which Potter alumni film project will you be catching this week? Make your choice with the Potter Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Stars come out for pre-Cannes Film Festival lunch

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Some of our favorite HP alumni are celebrating their upcoming trip to the Cannes Film Festival to represent British film - can you guess who they are? Take a look here! Read More »

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 »

“Pride”, starring Imelda Staunton, Bill Nighy, and Jessie Cave, to premiere at Cannes 2014

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"Pride", the new film by director Matthew Warchus, is set to premiere at this year's Cannes Film Festival. The film, which is based on the true story of gay and lesbian UK activists who raised funds to support striking members of the National Union of Mineworkers, stars three former "Potter" alumni! Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: Pet Pals

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Be it cats, cows or bearded dragons, the Potter alumni were animal crazy this week. Find out more in the latest MuggleNet Twitter Roundup. Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: 3.0

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On set, on stage, on radio and in the Twittersphere. Check out the Potter alumni in all their Twitter glory, in the first roundup of 3.0. Read More »

Role Call: Wormtail is a Sucker

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In this edition of Casting News, Dobby takes a job with the Stoke City Football Club, Wormtail becomes a sucker, Dolores Umbridge takes center stage in two theater productions, and Gary Oldman talks our ears off without saying anything. Read More »

Twitter Roundup: ‘The Day of the Women’

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This week saw the annual celebration of women! Happy #InternationalWomensDay everyone! How will you celebrate? A hug to a girl on the street, a high five to someone you look up to… — Bonnie Wright (@thisisbwright) March 8, 2014 Happy International Women's Day to the beautiful, inspirational and brave women who have fought and are fighting for equality&justice. — Katie Leung (@Kt_Leung) March 9, 2014 And a HUGE shout out to Mitochondrial Eve, the original honey, who kicked off this whole thing. BAD GRANDMA. — Anna Shaffer (@anna_shaffer) March 8, 2014 So here’s to all the great ladies of Potter and what they got up to this week. For #internationalwomansday, check out our issue dedicated to female musicians http://t.co/V74AVO2GSV with @NatTenaLady on the cover — Piano Magazine (@PianoMagazine) March 8, 2014 Have u signed up to Live #BelowtheLine challenge yet? You have 7 wks to get planning & donating! Why not join my team http://t.co/3zMq0QPMjj — Bonnie Wright (@thisisbwright) March 5, 2014 Me and Emma #Oscars PHOTO: http://t.co/NEbPRNDjfX — Joseph Gordon-Levitt (@hitRECordJoe) March 3, 2014 Backstage at Wembley Arena with @Evy_Lynch ☺️ lovely meeting you today @weday pic.twitter.com/uWOL8QpTs6 — Diversity (@Diversity_Tweet) March 7, 2014 Congratulations to @jk_rowling for being voted ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: ‘A Week of Weasleys’

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Once again, we are cheating a little in our Twitter roundup, using a sneaky highlight from last week. Reunited backstage! #wosawards pic.twitter.com/4h1BhsjVtL — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) February 23, 2014 If the pictures of Dan and Rupert together again (snapped by yours truly!) got you pining for the films, check out this beauty of a throwback. On the set of Harry Potter pic.twitter.com/u8lSDGsabk — Behind the Scenes (@MakingOfs) February 28, 2014 Don’t despair, however, because there are plenty of current projects from the films’ cast for you to enjoy. Matt Lewis made his return to television this week. Where would I be without sides? An actor prepares… Bluestone 42. On @bbcthree in one hour. pic.twitter.com/YEmmOm1KD5 — Matthew Lewis (@Mattdavelewis) February 27, 2014 Warwick’s latest theater outing continues on its tour, accompanied by great reviews. The founder members of @ReducedHeight Theatre Co. on stage in #SeeHowTheyRun. Tour details: http://t.co/o9r5KWuzOA pic.twitter.com/Tx535xX90W — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) February 28, 2014 And Natalie Tena continues to rock on, despite her ever growing acting duties. Follow us on @SoundCloud! https://t.co/YHJJTcjQGt — Molotov Jukebox (@Molotov_Jukebox) March 1, 2014 Dear Bertie, please slow down with the release of your short films. You’re showing up your elders! tonight after a long ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Good riddance January!

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It’s February! 1st Feb already! All the best people were born this month! — Afshan Azad (@afshan_azad) February 1, 2014 So what to do at the start of this mini month? Wonderland. Out February 7th. Afro Prada Bruiser or Elf Alien Queen. Your pick. #NOAH @wonderlandmag pic.twitter.com/lVkjCwCAyH — Emma Watson (@EmWatson) January 27, 2014 Perhaps hit up a live show in San Francisco TONIGHT! If anyone is in San Francisco, go see my good friends #TheGIRLS on Saturday 2/1 at 8pm and 10pm get your tickets!! http://t.co/POK1EPIXt5 — Tom Felton (@TomFelton) January 29, 2014 Or soak in the creative genius of MinaLima, down in Old London Town. There are a few tickets left for @minalima's talk on designing for the Harry Potter films next Thurs http://t.co/SReYF5QIYO we can't wait! — St Bride Library (@stbridelibrary) January 31, 2014 If you fancy staying in, why not watch Jessie Cave’s latest creation? It's Friday,here is a video, 1st of my new waiting room series. UNHAND ME ROGUE feat. the fabUlous @missemerkenny XxX http://t.co/VXxtWl28fh — Jessie Cave (@pindippycave) January 31, 2014 Or you could team up with Rankin and join Sherlock’s Network Got the Sherlock Network game on my iPhone bit too taxing for ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Farewell, Roger Lloyd Pack

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We begin this roundup on a somber note as the British acting community said goodbye to one of their own this week. R.I.P Roger Lloyd-Pack. Was such a lovely man to work with. — Devon Murray (@DevonMMurray) January 17, 2014 Roger is known among the Potter fandom for playing the Head of the Department of International Magical Cooperation, Barty Crouch, Sr., in The Goblet of Fire. Our thoughts are with his friends and family. On the happier side of things, Bonnie Wright got her bake on for charity. TONIGHT my @BritishBakeOff 9:30pm BBC2, the night I take a charity cooking show too seriously! Laugh along but ONLY if u donate @sportrelief — Bonnie Wright (@thisisbwright) January 13, 2014 And did pretty well! A HUGE well done to @thisisbwright on winning hands down on #GBBOSportRelief x — Devon Murray (@DevonMMurray) January 13, 2014 MY WINNER @thisisbwright !!Well done Bon,clear winner!Now get baking,I want some cake next time I come round!Looked YUM!! #GBBOSportRelief — Afshan Azad (@afshan_azad) January 13, 2014 However, she wasn’t the only one taking home first place this week. Alfonso Cuaron continued his winning streak at various film award ceremonies, including the Golden Globes, where he also bumped into ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Awards season is nigh

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Before we launch head first into this week’s Twitter happenings, who caught this delightful surprise last Sunday evening? Thanks @Evy_Lynch and all relevant persons for Sherlock kindness!Nice to get a good response when you get your kit off.#1stTimeForEverything — Alfie doesn’t tweet (@lfiedoesnttweet) January 7, 2014 So just what have the Potter cast and crew alumni been up to this week? Firstly, the older generations (!) have been racking up the award nominations AND wins left, right, and center these past few weeks.   #Gravity has 11 nominations including those for best actress for Bullock, cinematography & more in the @BAFTA‘s. | http://t.co/qs776zYlUh — Gravity Movie (@TheGravityMovie) January 9, 2014   Leading Actress: Amy Adams, Cate Blanchett, Sandra Bullock, Judi Dench, Emma Thompson #EEBAFTAs pic.twitter.com/JvhUCaQF7b — BAFTA (@BAFTA) January 8, 2014   ‘Gravity’ wins 2 more awards. Does the film live up to the hype created by the press during the award season? http://t.co/MqyFTxf55U — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) January 12, 2014 Cars, Dogs, Cakes or Idiots? You decide. An Idiot Abroad 3 nominated in the National Television Awards. Vote here… http://t.co/1aHP1T1boq — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) January 7, 2014   Chris Rankin hosted a successful Q&A, which, aside from the alarming number ... Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Happy New Year!

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It’s 2014! Happy New 2014 all! pic.twitter.com/emEvET52aG — Stan Yanevski (@StanYanevski) January 1, 2014 Happy new year from me & my girls x #2014 #letsdosomethinggoodwithit http://t.co/PPgJHm9CuG — Tom Felton (@TomFelton) January 2, 2014 This can mean only one thing… #SherlockLives nearly time! — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) January 1, 2014 But before that, there was a little treat for Potter fans over on another channel. First time Harry potter and the deathly hallows part 2 has been shown on itv. Just starting to watch it now! — Ryan Turner (@ryanturner2) January 1, 2014 @Elliedalden @benedictclarke you two looked so young in Harry Potter. Just been watching it — Ryan Turner (@ryanturner2) January 1, 2014 The beginning of a new year can inspire people to take on some bizarre new hobbies…. What an experience. Can't wait to get back and float. X pic.twitter.com/Q8QrV1QVqB — Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) January 3, 2014 Going off a building. #rapjumping #jopworld http://t.co/gVDYZ0dLNn — Oliver Phelps (@OliverPhelps) January 2, 2014 … but also means there are plenty of new Potter alumni projects ahead for us all to look forward to. @Mattdavelewis Knight Club. Monday 6th. 9pm. BBC3. Watch the trailer here http://t.co/XDqWWV3UQU Happy NY pic.twitter.com/z1vshgOPTp — fullcontactfighting (@realknightclub) December 31, ... Read More »

The last MuggleNet Role Call of 2013!

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Our talented "Harry Potter" alumni certainly have been busy this past year, and while there are only a few more days left in 2013, the stars are still hard at work. For the last time in 2013, it's MuggleNet Role Call! Read More »

Twitter Roundup: The Sound of Music

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Tweet of the Week …But how did I end up in Brooklyn again?! New York: not for the numerically challenged. #tourist #numbers #blonde — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) December 4, 2013 Seeking new music inspiration? Look no further than these recommendations: One of the many @neilmullanefinn songs that has me blubbing every time. And one of the most underrated albums ever. http://t.co/ROOqzyA3lZ — Sean Biggerstaff (@Seanchuckle) December 7, 2013 Doing the intense frown/ipod combo to tell people 'piss off I'm learning lines.' I'm really listening to the new Britney. #BritneyJean #obvs — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) December 7, 2013 Love love love new video by @cleanbandit http://t.co/wYTe05GKZf — Jessie Cave (@pindippycave) December 7, 2013 Please follow my band @Molotov_Jukebox and support us on http://t.co/3Gq7tPGUIW! — Natalia Tena (@NatTenaLady) December 6, 2013 We think someone may be contemplating a career change. Just found a picture from Edmonton #Livingthedream http://t.co/KvsRUy2o5y — James Phelps (@James_Phelps) December 6, 2013 Lots of upcoming projects to look forward to from the Potter alumni. Dashing aren't I http://t.co/n1ynQD2zNK #insecret @RealMattLucas — Tom Felton (@TomFelton) December 4, 2013 Super excited to finally announce that @EmWatson will not only be our February cover girl but will be guest editing the whole ... Read More »

Twitter roundup: giving thanks

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The Potter Twitter community was very aware of its US following this week. Hope u American followers had an amazing Thanksgiving&ate ur own body weight in food!I wna see some of ur food pics,I'll RT the best spread! — Afshan Azad (@afshan_azad) November 29, 2013 Happy Thanksgiving all the Americans out there. Currently watching the Cowboys beating the Raiders to celebrate. #Howboutthemcowboys — James Phelps (@James_Phelps) November 29, 2013 Happy thanksgiving y'all — Ellie Darcey-Alden (@Elliedalden) November 28, 2013 Happy Thanksgiving guys and gals. Hope all my American followers are having a great day. #Thanksgiving — Devon Murray (@DevonMMurray) November 28, 2013 Although not everyone was in the celebratory mood. Whatever and whoever you're thankful for,spare a thought/prayer for the poor little turkey guys who aren't thankful for being killed today — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) November 28, 2013 In others news, another Potter peep has joined the Twittersphere. Yes, FINALLY, our girl @George_Leonidas has got her pretty lil self a twitter! aka. Katie Bell in the movies. Big welcome to lovely George!! — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) November 29, 2013 There was the obligatory Potter-related tweet, My dad made some marshmallows. Can't think where the jar came from though. #hmmm http://t.co/gRPBDH71Ka ... Read More »

Twitter round up: Happy Halloween!

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Your favorite Harry Potter stars celebrate Halloween across Twitter! 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 »

Twitter Round Up: Happy Birthday Jo!

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As July drew to a close, three very special people celebrated their birthdays As most of you guessed correctly, today is Neville’s birthday. Retweet to celebrate! #HappyBirthdayNevilleLongbottom http://t.co/2VCjpe9fUh — Pottermore (@pottermore) July 30, 2013 Happy Birthday to Harry Potter and the author who created his magical world! #‎HappyBirthdayHarryPotterandJKRowling pic.twitter.com/1OXcwShWkT — WarnerBrosStudioTour (@wbstudiotour) July 31, 2013   for which, the Twittersphere was out in force to wish the latter a very happy day. Happy Birthday Jo Rowling. May your days be merry and bright and may all your christmasses be… no, hang on that’s not right…!#happybirthday — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) July 31, 2013 …But it’s all ok cos today is Jo & Harry’s birthday!!! Explosions of birthday love to the most beautiful & inspiring lady I’ll ever know. — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) July 31, 2013   Happy birthday, J. K. Rowling! http://t.co/dYk427nY3T GIF: http://t.co/MsHrQdcosD — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) July 31, 2013 Happy birthday to Mr. Potter, Mrs. Rowling and especially I think, to Mr. Griffiths… — Kip Kasper (@WillDunn_) July 31, 2013 The woman herself was, once again, making the world a better place On her birthday, JK Rowling accepts a “substantial” charitable donation from law firm who leaked secret identity ... Read More »

The “Harry Potter” cast continue to hone their craft

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We've watched them grow up before our very eyes, and in some cases, we've grown up right along with them. Part of growing up as a child star in the film industry is stepping outside of those comfortable roles and into more mature and emotional characters and stories. In the last two years, many of the cast from Harry Potter have been building their careers on the broadway stage, in independent movies, and on television. Read More »