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UPDATED: Harry Potter and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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No doubt many of you have seen the latest videos gone viral featuring the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and wondered, "What are they doing?" Take a look at the familiar faces getting in on the challenge to help raise funds and awareness for a great cause! Read More »

Twitter Roundup: Surprise!

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Hot on the heels of our LeakyCon special, we're back with our normal Twitter roundup. This week features one surprise birthday, two smashing Throwback Thursdays, and three pictures of Mr. Radcliffe in a smashing navy suit. Check it out! Read More »

Role Call: Wormtail is a Sucker


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 »

More 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 »

Katie Leung’s “Run” available to watch on Hulu

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All four episodes are currently available to stream for free on Hulu. Read More »

The “Harry Potter” cast continue to hone their craft


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 »

“Potter” actress Katie Leung to star in upcoming play “The World of Extreme Happiness”


According to the Daily Mail, Katie Leung considered quitting acting after she played Cho Chang. She was not confident in her acting skills, so after an extended break, she enrolled in formal acting classes. In 2012, Leung starred in the stage drama Wild Swans, her first major role since Harry Potter. Read More »

Help Kickstart a new short-film project starring Katie Leung and receive fantastic swag


Harry Potter actress Katie Leung - who portrayed Cho Chang in the film series - has signed on to star in a new short film project called Sun Never Sets, which is directed and written by Daniel Jewel and produced by Ateh Jewel and Mandy Belnick. This team has previously created highly successful short films Sidney Turtlebaum and Drone. Read More »

Trailer for Katie Leung’s new miniseries “Run” online

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The trailer for Katie Leung's new BBC miniseries Run has just been released online! The website for the series says: "Run weaves together the stories of four seemingly unconnected people facing life-changing decisions. A series of four fast-paced narratives, Run is a compelling and surprising portrayal of modern British life and the unseen dramas which play out all around us." Read More »

Katie Leung talks “Harry Potter” and new project “Run”

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Katie Leung, who portrayed Cho Chang in the Harry Potter films, was recently interviewed for British newspaper the Daily Mail, where she discussed both her experiences working on the Potter movies and what she's been up to since she left Hogwarts behind. Read More »

Katie Leung excited for new role in “Wild Swans” opening this weekend in Boston


The actress who portrayed Cho Chang in the "Harry Potter" series is making her stage debut. She recently gave an interview to the Boston Herald about the show. Read More »

Katie Leung makes stage debut this Saturday in “Wild Swans”


The actress who portrayed Cho Chang in the "Potter" films will make her stage debut this Saturday. Find out how to see the show here. Read More »

Fandom videos spotlight: MuggleNet’s red carpet interviews with “Potter” cast and crew

On the red carpet, we spoke with 14 members of the cast and crew, using questions that MuggleNet readers submitted to us earlier in the week. Read More »

‘Potter’ cast shares what attractions they want added to the Wizarding World

During this past weekend's red carpet event at the Harry Potter Home Entertainment Celebration event in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, some of the cast gave their thoughts as to what ride they would want to see in the park. Read More »

Video clips from cast Q&A session at the Wizarding World theme park

Thanks to MuggleNet reader Mary K., we now have video of the Q&A sessions that took place yesterday inside The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, for Warner Bros. Harry Potter Home Entertainment Celebration. Read More »

Katie Leung nominated for Most Stylish Scotswoman

An article from the Scotsman reports that the actress who plays Cho Chang in the Potter films has been nominated for the 2007 Most Stylish Scotswoman award: But if she wants to follow in the footsteps of model Lauren Tempany and jazz singer Nikki King (the 2005 and 2006 winners), Leung will have to outshine a list of formidable competitors. They include Ugly Betty star Ashley Jensen and actress Laura Fraser as well as Hannah McGill, director of the Edinburgh International Film Festival, and artist Gay Grossart. The awards ceremony, taking place on October 26th, will be held in Glasgow. We'll be sure to let you know how Katie did. For the full article, click here. Thanks to everyone who e-mailed! Read More »

Bonnie and Katie attend premiere

Yesterday, actresses Bonnie Wright (Ginny) and Katie Leung (Cho) attended the premiere of Bourne Ultimatum in London. Check out some pics of the pair here. Read More »

New Leung interview and OOTP set report

Scotland on Sunday has posted a new interview with Cho Chang actress Katie Leung where she discusses how playing the role has changed her, what she'd like to do post-Harry Potter, and the infamous kiss with Daniel: “[It was] not a particularly sexy or exciting kiss – it's very sweet and very clumsy, like all first kisses are. Especially since in reality, Daniel and I were a bit nervous and got a little giggly having to do it again and again.” The paper also has a report from the film's set, featuring interviews with some of the stars. Read More »

New interview with Katie Leung

The Scotsman has a new interview with actress Katie Leung. In the interview, she talks about how she got the part to play Cho Chang, how she felt when acting with Imelda Staunton, and how she feels about the infamous kiss with Dan. “It is supposed to be an awkward moment because it's Harry's first kiss,” she says. “So it's very endearing and sweet. I think the director, David Yates, wants the audience to be taken back to the memories of their first kiss.” She also discusses what she plans on doing once the Harry Potter phenomenon has toned down. Read More »