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Role Call: Did Someone Say Vogue?

Domhnall Gleeson Vogue

This week has been a busy one for the cast of "Harry Potter"! The first season of David Tennant's new series, "Jessica Jones", was released on Netflix, Domhnall Gleeson decided to channel his inner Naomi, while director Alfonso Cuarón shot a fashion film. All of that and more int this week's Role Call as we take a look at what your favorite cast members are up to these days! Read More »

John Hurt, Helen McCrory Nominated for BBC Audio Drama Awards

John Hurt and Helen McCrory

John Hurt (Garrick Ollivander) and Helen McCrory (Narcissa Malfoy) have both picked up nominations for the 2016 BBC Audio Drama Awards. McCrory is nominated for her performance in BBC Radio 4's "The Pumpkin Eater", while Hurt has received a nomination for his role as Jeffrey Bernard in Radio 4's adaptation of Keith Waterhouse's play, "Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell". Read More »

Role Call: The Doctor Will See You Now

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There are many projects that the cast of "Harry Potter" tackle that get us excited. This week, David Tennant's new Netflix series has us completely geeking out, while a few other roles have piqued our interest but remain shrouded in mystery. Take a look at what's coming up for your favorite "Potter" cast members! Read More »

Role Call: Season of Entertainment

John Hurt

In this week's Role Call, the season of entertainment begins! We have War Doctor news, our first look at Ralph Fiennes in both "Spectre" and the under-wraps "Hail, Caesar!", the first trailer for "Dad's Army" and learn a little more about Madam Maxime than we wanted to. Take a look at what your favorite cast members are up to these days! Read More »

Role Call: The Journey Into Fall – Part 1

Scarlett Byrne TVD 5

There have been a ton of new roles and project updates over the last few weeks and we just don't have enough room to talk about them all! For the first time, we're going to split up our Role Call, a la "Deathly Hallows". Check out Part 1 of this week's Casting News as we follow our favorite "Harry Potter" cast members in their latest roles! Read More »

Role Call: Trippin’ Over Trailers!

Eddie Redmayne Thomas and Friends

In this week's Casting News, we have ourselves an abundance of trailers! With such a large and talented cast, it isn't all that surprising that we get to see them in quite a few different projects each year. These stars of stage and screen continuously provide us with entertaining roles, so let's take a look at what's new this week! Read More »

Social Roundup: Game of Thrones meets Harry Potter, Modesty auditions, and Wimbledon finals

Daniel Radcliffe Maisie Williams

With casting calls for the first publicly advertised "Fantastic Beasts" role, Daniel Radcliffe doing his thing at Comic-Con, and Wimbledon finals, it's time for the latest edition of Social Roundup. Read More »

Sir John Hurt Awarded Knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II

John Hurt Knighted

Sir John Hurt has been awarded his knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II. Read about his thoughts on the honor, plus promising news on the state of his health! Read More »

Role Call: Aliens, tyrants, and singing squires at the ready!

Luke Youngblood Galavant 4

We're all over the entertainment map in today's Role Call - we've got aliens, British aristocrats, zombie apocalypse survivors, saucy ladies, and singing squires to tell you about! Take a peek at the latest characters and projects our Harry Potter alumnus will be tackling soon! Read More »

Role Call: March movie madness

Nick Moran as Scabior

This week, we find a handful of Hogwarts professors and wizarding baddies taking the limelight with appearances, screenings, and new trailers! Take a look at what the "Potter" cast has in store for us in our first March Role Call! Read More »

Social Roundup: Love is All Around Us

tom and voldy

With Valentine's Day in the air, this week's roundup is filled with both the comical and romantic moments we love. Read More »

Role Call: Prison cells and tea parties!


In this week's Role Call, Pettigrew is behind bars (finally!), Jason Isaacs dreams of more "Harry Potter", Daniel Radcliffe is set to shoot in Japan, and Professor Trelawney adds to her tea pot collection! Take a look at this week's casting news and find out all the latest on MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum! Read More »

Role Call: Singing Snape and TWO new guests for Expo Patronum announced!


It's an exciting week for "Harry Potter" fans - we've got tons of new roles to announce including TWO new Special Guests for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, a music video starring Snape (who knew he could carry a tune?), another villainous role for a previous Doctor, new clips and trailers, and a look at new art from Diagon Alley artist Michael Curry and his design team. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: Grindelwald to take the stage, new guests announced for Expo Patronum!

MuggleNet Live - Expo Patronum

In this week's Role Call, Grindelwald takes the West End, Molly Weasley takes the East, and Expo Patronum attendees take the ultimate grand prize as even more special cast and crew members are announced for MuggleNet Live's April event in London! Read More »

Social Roundup: The Reveal of the Slythindor

Tom Felton on Pottermore

A Slythindor is exposed and other wild happenings, in the only social roundup focussed entirely on the beloved Potter cast! Read More »

Sir John Hurt among voices of “The Chokeables” campaign

The Chokeables

Sir John Hurt voices an animated peanut in a new campaign by St. John Ambulance to prevent infants from choking. Find out more here! Read More »

Social Roundup: Welcome to Twenty Fifteen!

Jessie Cave

We might be four days into 2015 but how did the Potter cast ring in the New Year? And do they have any resolutions planned? Find out in MuggleNet's Potter Social Roundup! Read More »

Updated: John Hurt to be presented with knighthood

John Hurt

As we come to the end of another year, it has reached that time where the Queen's New Year honors list is making itself known, honoring those - celebrities and ordinary people alike - who have achieved enough in their life so far to be awarded with a special recognition. Read More »

“Harry Potter” alumni nominated for 2015 Critics’ Choice Awards

Critics Choice Movie Awards

Awards season is here, and plenty of "Harry Potter" alumni have been nominated for the 2015 Critics' Choice Awards! Find out who the nominees are! Read More »

Films featuring “Potter” alumni make Best Films of 2014 list

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"Indiewire" has released its film critic's Best Films of 2014 list. See which films featuring "Potter" alumni made the list here! Read More »