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Warwick Davis talks the importance of make-up artists

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How often do you stop and think about the efforts put in by make-up artists? They are definitely just as important a role as the actors. Without them, where would the movie industry be? Read More »

Warwick Davis reflects on dwarfism and involvement with Little People UK


For many years Warwick Davis - the actor who played Professor Flitwick and Griphook in the Harry Potter films - has been an advocate for dwarfism and helping children and families who have had similar troubles to his own. As a matter of fact, he co-founded the organization Little People UK. Read More »

Happy Birthday Warwick Davis!


Today, February 3, is the fourty-third birthday of actor Warwick Davis who played both Professor Flitwick and Griphook in the Harry Potter film franchise. Davis is also well known for his performances in Star Wars, The Chronicles of Narnia and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Read More »

Warwick Davis and David Bradley to appear in “Doctor Who”

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Harry Potter alumni Warwick Davis and David Bradley are both set to appear in upcoming projects related to the popular and long-running British television series Doctor Who. Read More »

Reddit “Ask Me Anything” with Warwick Davis THIS Wednesday


Announced today on Twitter, Warwick is inviting his fans to put their burning Star Wars, Willow, Life's Too Short, Pocket Warwick, An Idiot Abroad 3, and of course, Harry Potter-related questions to him in this one off Q&A. Read More »

Warwick Davis to participate in the Great British Bake Off


We know Warwick Davis can act, but can he bake? Warwick is only one in the handful of celebrities signed up to participate in the Great British Bake Off. The bake off, according to the Sun, is set to be a four-part series following celebrities as they try their hands at baking several treats such as cakes, eclairs, and tarts. Read More »

Video: Warwick Davis appears in trailer for U.S. release of “An Idiot Abroad” Season 3


MuggleNet previously reported that Warwick Davis would appear in the third season of the popular travel show An Idiot Abroad. In the U.K. the show airs on Sky1 HD, and now U.S. viewers will get a chance to watch the antics of Warwick and show host Karl Pilkington as they travel the world. Read More »

Alohomora! global movie screening & live call-in show – with special guest Warwick Davis!


Eighteen episodes and thirty-five chapters later, Alohomora! is preparing to host its second LIVE movie viewing and call-in show! This time, we\’re finishing up Harry\’s second year at Hogwarts as we wrap up Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets! We loved having so many of you on board when we wrapped up Philosopher\’s Stone, and this show will prove to be bigger and better than the last! \r\n For days now you\’ve been reading the clues on Twitter & Facebook, and we are happy to finally announce that none other than fan favorite Warwick Davis (Professor Flitwick & Griphook) will be joining Alohomora! for their global movie screening happening tomorrow! \r\n Join us on USTREAM tomorrow, Friday, December 28th for this exciting event! We\’ll begin the movie screening party at 10:30 AM Eastern Time, in which you will be able to chat with not only the podcast hosts & fans from all around the world (all while watching the movie at the exact same time), but with Warwick himself! He will be answering your questions directly, so be sure to come up with a good one! Would he eat Desk!Pig, perhaps? Immediately following the movie, Alohomora! will be hosting ... Read More »

Warwick Davis opens “The Harry Potter Shop” at Platform 9 and 3/4 – MuggleNet was there!


Actor Warwick Davis, known for his portrayal of Flitwick and Griphook in the Harry Potter films, was at King's Cross Station this morning to cut the red ribbon and officially announce The Harry Potter Shop open. Read More »

Warwick Davis “An Idiot Abroad” Interview Round-up


As previously reported before on MuggleNet, actor Warwick Davis - who portrayed Professor Flitwick in the Harry Potter film series - is appearing in the third series of An Idiot Abroad, alongside original host Karl Pilkington. With the first episode airing yesterday, Warwick has undertaken quite the publicity run and has been giving interviews left, right and center. Read More »

Warwick Davis talks Dwarfism challenges, career, and more with ‘The Times Weekend’

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U.K. newspaper The Times recently ran a profile of Harry Potter actor Warwick Davis, who portrayed both Professor Flitwick and Griphook in the films. In the profile Davis discusses what it’s like living with spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenital, a rare form of dwarfism, mentioning both how it affects his everyday activities-like changing light bulbs-and how a desire to be politically correct sometimes causes people to inadvertently be disrespectful, or hinders them from mentioning his height at all. You can see the entire article right here. Warwick states, “That’s a problem. It stops people communicating, because they’re always worried about what they might say.” He also speaks about his latest project, working on An Idiot Abroad, a travel documentary television show produced by Ricky Gervais, and how he got his lucky break in acting-his grandmother letting him know that the casting directors of Return of the Jedi were looking for short actors. Davis landed that role when he was just 11 and has had a steady career in fantasy and Sci-Fi films since then, including his memorable and nuanced performances in the Harry Potter films. In terms of his career, Davis emphasizes that perseverance is vital by stating: You can’t sit back ... Read More »

Warwick Davis stars in third series of ‘An Idiot Abroad’ on Sky 1 HD


As we previously reported, actor Warwick Davis will be joining show host Karl Pilkington in the latest three-part installment of the popular Sky 1 travel program An Idiot Abroad. Following Karl and Warwick as they recreate Marco Polo’s epic 5,000 mile journey from Venice to Eastern Europe, India, and China, An Idiot Abroad will see the “chalk and cheese” pair experience new cultures and enjoy old traditions in the “trip of a lifetime.” The show will also reveal Warwick’s varying experiences of being a small person in different cultures. Warwick Davis commented in an article by Digital Spy, “I have so many amazing memories of my travels with Karl; the people we met and the cultures we experienced. My eyes were opened to the diversity and beauty of our world. I am really proud of the show, and can’t wait to share it with the viewers of Sky 1 HD.” An Idiot Abroad 3 begins on Friday, November 30 at 9 p.m. on Sky 1 HD. Will you be tuning in to witness Warwick on his travels? Read More »

“PocketWarwick” Review: The Davis is doin’ it!

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Last week we told you about a fun new game from the mind of Warwick Davis (Griphook/Professor Flitwick), PocketWarwick, where you have to keep a virtual Warwick Davis alive and help him climb through the ranks of Hollywood. MuggleNet was lucky enough to get an early copy of the game and let me tell you - I had a blast playing it! Read More »

Attention UK Fans: Warwick Davis and Tom Felton to perform in “Stand Up 2 Cancer” telethon soon


Tom Felton and Warwick Davis are about to appear on UK program "Stand Up 2 Cancer" on Channel 4 at 8:55 p.m BST. On the show, both Davis and Felton will have the chance to win a million pounds, which will then be donated to cancer research. Read More »

Warwick Davis to release mobile game, “PocketWarwick”


The much beloved Warwick Davis, who portrayed Professor Flitwick & Griphook the goblin, is launching a new mobile game for iOS & Android phones & tablets! The game, which releases in the Apple iTunes store October 25 and GooglePlay in November, is reminiscent of the Tamagotchi games of the mid 90's. Read More »

David Thewlis & Warwick Davis casting news; first clip of Evanna Lynch in ‘Sinbad’


Lots of casting news in the post Potter world today! First up we have David Thewlis, who played the beloved professor Remus Lupin, who has joined an already very impressive cast for the much anticipated sequel, Red 2. He has been cast as a character called “The Frog” who, according to the Hollywood Reporter, is “an information dealer who got his name by poisoning the water supply at the Kremlin using a poisonous Amazonian frog.” Red 2 is set to be released in August 2013. Next up we have fan favorite Warwick Davis who is set to join An Idiot Abroad – Short Way Round, a documentary series about a man with absolutely no interest in travel. Warwick will join the host, Karl Plinkington, for a 5000 mile journey through Europe, India, and China. It features Warwick’s Life’s Too Short castmate Ricky Gervais and can be seen on Sky 1 this November in the UK. Last, but certainly not least, the first clip of Evanna Lynch in the Sky 1 series Sinbad has made it’s debut online. Evanna has a guest spot on the series finale, which airs September 23 in the UK. She plays “Alehna, Taryn’s daughter, who Sinbad ... Read More »

Size Matters: Warwick Davis sounds off on “Snow White and The Huntsman” casting


Warwick Davis has portrayed many iconic roles over the years including: Professor Filius Flitwick, Griphook (DH), and the Head Grigotts Bank Teller (PS/SS) for the Harry Potter film franchise; as well as key roles in Willow; the Leprechaun films; and of course Star Wars. But, Warwick is unhappy with the filmmakers for the recently released movie Snow White and the Huntsman. Read More »

BBC One Show and Warwick Davis show close-up look at WB Studio Tour


Are you excited for the WB Studio Tour? Warwick Davis and Stuart Craig talk about the sets in a new video. Read More »

Hilarious Video: Helena Bonham Carter and Warwick Davis on HBO’s “Life’s Too Short”

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Can Bellatrix work with Flitwick? Maybe not, but the actors that portrayed them can make a pretty hilarious video! Read More »

Help support Make-A-Wish charity with Warwick Davis


Warwick Davis has recently joined up with the charitable organization Make-a-Wish. he is encouraging you to join him! Read More »