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Role Call: Rumors, Release Dates, and Appearances Are Afoot!

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In the latest edition of MuggleNet Role Call, we find out which Harry Potter alum will be invading our televisions this fall, which long-awaited projects are slated for theatrical release, and which project has been placed on hold for the time being. Let's dive into the latest casting news like Harry in the Black Lake during his second Triwizard task, shall we? Read More »

Role Call: Veela Love Story, All Hail Queen Narcissa!


In this week's Role Call, we find out how Narcissa Malfoy became queen, find Ollivander performing for charity, and how squib Filch wormed his way up to Professor status - All this and more in Casting News! Read More »

Timothy Spall’s wife talks about Cannes win

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Earlier this year, Timothy Spall (Wormtail) was awarded Best Actor at the Cannes Festival for his lead role in the film "Mr. Turner". Yet, as his wife, Shane Spall, recalls, they did not make immediate plans to arrive at Cannes because they did not want to tempt fate. The last time that Timothy had been nominated, and won, he had been diagnosed with leukemia and therefore unable to attend the ceremony. Shane tells this year's story in a moving piece. Read More »

Timothy Spall spent four years learning to paint for his role in “Mr. Turner”

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Did you hate the traitorous Wormtail in the "Potter" movies? Then thank Timothy Spall for his amazing performance. Now, the actor is talking about how he got into character for the role that won him the Best Actor gong at this year's Cannes Film Festival! Check it out here! Read More »

Timothy Spall named Best Actor at Cannes

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Timothy Spall (Wormtail) was surprised this week when he was named Best Actor at the Cannes Film Festival. Although Spall has previously been nominated for BAFTAS, he has always missed out. Congratulations! Read More »

First trailer and clips revealed for Timothy Spall’s “Mr. Turner”

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The first trailer and two clips have been revealed for Timothy Spall's (Wormtail) upcoming film, "Mr. Turner". Read More »

Timothy Spall attended Q&A at “Love Punch” screening


Timothy Spall, who portrayed Peter Pettigrew in the "Harry Potter" films, recently attended a special Q&A event following the premiere of his new film, "The Love Punch". 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 »

Role Call: Nearly Headless Nick vs. the CIA…in bathing suits?

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In this week's Role Call, we find out which Hogwarts teacher is taking a long hike through the Appalachian Trail, how sweet Rita Skeeter's Quick Quotes Quill can actually be, and which "HP" alum has accepted the role of a "Baywatch" villain. All this and more in the latest edition of Casting News! Read More »

Films starring “Potter” alumni Timothy Spall and Robert Pattinson to premiere at Cannes 2014

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This year's Cannes Film Festival will feature films starring former Potter alumni Timothy Spall (who portrayed Peter Pettigrew/Wormtail) and Robert Pattinson (who portrayed Cedric Diggory). "Mr Turner" stars Spall as the artist JMW Turner, while Pattinson will play the lead in "Map to the Stars". 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 »

International trailer released for “The Love Punch”, starring “Potter” alumni


The international trailer for "The Love Punch" has been released! The Joel Hopkins-directed comedy film stars two "Potter" alumni in the form of Emma Thompson and Timothy Spall. Read More »

“Empire Magazine” asks “Potter” actors to summarize series in one word

Sum up "Harry Potter" in one word. If you were asked that question, could you do it? Read More »

Happy Birthday, Timothy Spall!

Timothy Spall, the actor who plays Peter Pettigrew, turns 53 years old today. He will be starring in the upcoming Alice in Wonderland and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Join us in wishing him the best on his birthday! Thanks to everyone who emailed in a reminder! Read More »

Spall snatches up souvenir before leaving Deathly Hallows set

Before leaving the set of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, actor Timothy Spall, who plays Peter Pettigrew, decided he was going to take something with him. “I lifted a prosthetic ear while filming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. It's strictly frowned upon, but it was too good to pass by. It will live on a shelf at home. If they're truthful, most performers try to get a souvenir from every job they do.” Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I will be released on November 19. For all we've got on the film, click here! Read More »

Spall updates on DH filming

In a new interview, Timothy Spall, the actor who plays Peter Pettigrew in the Potter films says he will be returning to work on the final installment of the series later on this year. “He will be back on the big screen as Peter Pettigrew in Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince this summer and is due to start work on the final films later this year.” The first part of Deathly Hallows is set to be released on November 19, 2010. Thanks to Cindy for sending this in! Read More »

Timothy Spall back for final two films

Timothy Spall, who played Peter Pettigrew in Prisoner of Azkaban and Goblet of Fire, has said he will reprise that role for the final two films. “I'm in the next one. And I'm also in the one at the end – I have a very big scene in that. I think they might be shooting two of them back-to-back – hard to know though, what with this writer's strike and all. They're shooting the penultimate one at the moment – which I have a brief appearance in it. I should be doing that soon.” Read More »