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Toby Jones talks “Dad’s Army” and upcoming TV show “Wayward Pines”

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Known in the "Potter"-verse for the voice of the beloved house-elf Dobby, Toby Jones has more than just a project or two on the horizon - Jones himself goes into detail about a couple of his other highly anticipated projects. Read More »

Role Call: Trailers, tales, and theaters!

It's taken us a bit of time to recover from the fun of our Expo Patronum event in London, but we're back! This week, we learn about a slew of new stage roles, get our hands on a few trailers, and continue our efforts to find out exactly which character Domhnall Gleeson will be portraying in the new "Star Wars"! Read on for all the scoop on the latest roles for our favorite cast members! Read More »

Jonny Campbell, director of “The Casual Vacancy”, reveals intriguing information about the series!

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Our friends over at AlwaysJKRowling.com recently had the chance to sit down with Jonny Campbell, the director of "The Casual Vacancy" TV adaption. Find out which actor Jonny was looking forward to working with and if they lived up to his expectations! Read More »

Role Call: The UK is calling, will you answer?

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As fans and MuggleNet staff are dreaming about the fun they'll have at MuggleNet's Expo Patronum this April in London, this week's Casting News highlights events and films taking place in the UK! From Ireland to London, "Harry Potter" cast have the UK covered. Take a look at where your favorite cast members are currently appearing in the coming months! Read More »

Sir Michael Gambon talks “The Casual Vacancy” and “Harry Potter”!

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In an in-depth interview for the "Sunday Times", Sir Michael Gambon talks about how he got started in acting, why he can't perform on stage any longer, "Harry Potter", and the upcoming HBO series by J.K. Rowling, "The Casual Vacancy". Read More »

Sir Michael Gambon and the polar bear of London

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Yesterday, a polar bear appeared in the middle of central London, taking a ride on the tube, as well as roaming through the city. The bear was also filmed crossing the river Thames, using the bridge that the Death Eaters infamously destroy in the film version of "Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince". Read More »

First clip from “The Casual Vacancy”: Word of Barry Fairbrother’s death spreads

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Are you excited for the television adaptation of "The Casual Vacancy"? BBC has released the first clip from the series, and it features Howard Mollison (Sir Michael Gambon) as he learns of Barry Fairbrother’s death and quickly springs into action. Read More »

David Heyman on “Paddington” as a “love letter to London”

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In a new interview with the "Radio Times", producer David Heyman has spoken about how his latest film "Paddington" is a "love letter to London." The film, which starred several "Potter" alumni, including Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley), Jim Broadbent (Professor Slughorn), Imelda Staunton (Professor Umbridge), and Sir Michael Gambon (Professor Dumbledore), was mainly set in London. Read More »

Watch the trailer for “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It's finally February, which means that it is just over two weeks until "The Casual Vacancy" finally premieres on television! As we get closer to the air date, BBC is finally releasing long-awaited new information about the show - including a trailer and an interview with screenwriter Sarah Phelps (which includes spoilers!). Read More »

Watch highlights from A Harry Potter Celebration at Universal Orlando!

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Are you sad that you missed out on A Harry Potter Celebration at Universal Orlando this weekend? Well, luckily for all of us, several videos from the event have been posted online, which mean that we can catch up with many of the highlights from the weekend. Read More »

Sir Michael Gambon talks “Fortitude” and his roots in theater

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Sir Michael Gambon will soon be seen in "Fortitude", the upcoming 12-episode series about a peaceful, remote Arctic town suddenly rocked by murder. In a new interview, Gambon speaks about his character, Henry, and also discusses how he got started in acting through theater. Read More »

Video: New interview on Sir Michael Gambon’s “Fortitude”

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You may remember a couple of months ago we posted a promotional video for "Fortitude", the new television show that stars Sir Michael Gambon. We now bring to you a new interview just ahead of its release! Read More »

New BBC One tie-in edition of “The Casual Vacancy” released!

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A new edition of J.K. Rowling's "The Casual Vacancy" was released by publisher Little, Brown and Company today, to serve as a tie-in to the upcoming BBC One miniseries! Check out the new cover here! Read More »

UPDATED: Schedule revealed for A Celebration of Harry Potter!

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Universal has now unveiled the full, official schedule for A Celebration of Harry Potter. Included are discussions with "Harry Potter" cast members, graphic designers MinaLima, wand masterclass sessions with wand combat choreographer Paul Harris, and more! Read More »

David Heyman talks “Paddington” and “Fantastic Beasts”

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Producer David Heyman discusses his work on "Paddington" and "Fantastic Beasts". Read More »

“The Casual Vacancy” featured in new BBC drama trailer!

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At the beginning of the year, we wrote about our top five "Potter" things to look forward to in 2015. Among the many, many exciting things that are happening this year that are "Potter"- and J.K. Rowling-related is the TV serialization of J.K. Rowling's first adult novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Read More »

Role Call: It’s a new year!

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In our final Role Call of 2014, we look to the new year and some interesting projects on the calendar! From serious dramas to light-hearted musicals, the "Harry Potter" cast show no signs of taking it easy in 2015. Read More »

Bill Nighy talks new projects and being a fan

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Nighy discusses his upcoming projects and dishes on what television show he happens to be a fan of. Find out which show it is, as well as some personal details from his past, here! Read More »

First teaser image from BBC’s “The Casual Vacancy” adaptation released!

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Over the last few months, we've waited eagerly for more news on the upcoming adaptation of J.K. Rowling's novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Now, BBC has released the first official image from the adaptation. Read More »

Emma Thompson to receive Richard Harris Award

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Emma Thompson has been chosen to receive the Richard Harris Award, following in the footsteps of many "Potter" alumni. Read More »