Warwick Davis

Twitter roundup: the casting call

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Tweet of the Week goes to the person who best understands their job. Being an actor is essentially just snogging and crying isn't it? — Anna Shaffer (@anna_shaffer) November 8, 2013 A little casting call did the rounds this week and caused a minor flurry of activity. Media concluded Disney's open casting must be for 'Star Wars'… Imagine, 1000's turn up for a part in sequel to 'Bedknobs & Broomsticks'! — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) November 8, 2013 Can someone go to the open Star Wars auditions this weekend and drop my CV in? I’m out the country on business. Cheers. — Matthew Lewis (@Mattdavelewis) November 6, 2013 I went to an open casting for #StarWars storm troopers. Guess what they said? That's right… 'Take the helmet off you're too good looking!' — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) November 9, 2013 But otherwise, everyone was pretty focused and on the job. The trailer for "The Day of the Doctor" is here! #SaveTheDay #DoctorWho http://t.co/2LIwxQCn9R — John Hurt (@WithJohnHurt) November 9, 2013 A most delicious day playing with my fave manchild photog extraordinaire @rankinphoto the man provides a tasty Kiev. X — Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) November 8, 2013 In Rome for @romacinemafest #RomaFF8 ... Read More »

Twitter round up: Luna and James visit Hobbiton

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LeakyCon registration opened this week. HINT – go book! Meet fans, podcasters, actors; go to the ball and more at @LeakyCon 2014. Register before it’s too late! http://t.co/X8EBbTAeEI — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) October 25, 2013 The Potter actor’s Charity Moment of the Week goes to Warwick.   “@dwarfsportDSAuk: Vote for DSA for the TSB Community Fund follow this link to help us: https://t.co/bVno8TV4xe” Another great LP charity. — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) October 26, 2013   It has been an eventful week for two people in particular. So… this is happening tomorrow with @Evy_Lynch and @Robbie_Jarvis who are in NZ for @Armageddonexpo! #cakepops http://t.co/UQaVr6KFSt — COUP DE MAIN (@coupdemain) October 24, 2013 Heard Bilbo was having a party so I dropped in uninvited… Oops! #TheHobbit #Bagend Thank you @HobbitonTours pic.twitter.com/xLjljXxHVl — Robbie Jarvis (@Robbie_Jarvis) October 25, 2013   Warned of Dragons, Wizards & a Dark Lord, @Evy_Lynch & I were initially concerned but it proved to be a false alarm!! pic.twitter.com/UwCpvYciIC — Robbie Jarvis (@Robbie_Jarvis) October 25, 2013 There is a restaurant in New Zealand ENTIRELY DEVOTED TO DESSERT! I’m probably never leaving here: SO HAPPY. #cake — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) October 24, 2013   And they’re not the only ones on ... Read More »

Warwick Davis talks reading, “Spamalot”

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Warwick Davis recently took a break from starring alongside Les Dennis in Spamalot to speak and read to children at Deptford Park Primary School about reading as part of the Standard's Get London Reading Campaign. Read More »

Warwick Davis discusses his career and how he’d like to be remembered in new interview

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The Daily Mail has published a new interview with Warwick Davis. Many of the questions involved his personal life, but some of them focused on his long acting career. Read More »

Warwick Davis’s new interview discusses favorite role, “Star Wars”, “Potter”, and more

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Warwick Davis - the brilliant actor who portrayed Professor Flitwick and Griphook in the Harry Potter film series - has been in some of the best films in history, even though some of his roles were "small" parts (pun intended). Warwick suffers from a form of dwarfism called Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia. Read More »

David Tennant among “Potter” stars Joining in Doctor Who celebrations

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Yesterday, BBC revealed the details for the immense celebrations seeking to "take over TV and radio" in order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who. Among the names involved are Potter alumni David Tennant (Barty Crouch, Jr.), John Hurt (Garrick Ollivander), David Bradley (Argus Filch), and Warwick Davis (Griphook/Professor Flitwick). Read More »

Check out the first episode of Warwick Davis’s new web series “Dwarves Assemble”!

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The webseries follows the adventures of four fantasy dwarves who end up in the real world on a quest to defeat a troll. Warwick himself plays Oberon the Ufgood, a powerful wizard. Now, the first episode has been released! Read More »

Twitter Round Up: Charitable Acts and Hippogriff Selfies

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This week on Twitter, one Potter alumnus got to enjoy a rather spectacular view Hong Kong. You be mighty fine. X pic.twitter.com/rXUwVZDkCh — Jamie Campbell Bower (@Jamiebower) August 31, 2013 whilst others took the time to enjoy more modest locations. My favourite acts at #Reading were Chase and Status, Imagine Dragons, alt-j and Kodaline. — Benedict Clarke (@benedictclarke) August 26, 2013 hands up if you're coming to @Showmasters Cardiff Comic Con tomorrow? I'll be there all day – but ONLY tomorrow. Come see me — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) August 30, 2013 That's about half the line OUTSIDE for cardiff comic con #CFCC as we've been going for 4.5 hours! pic.twitter.com/9iuZDwbBU4 — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) August 31, 2013 Emma was all over the product placements, Lavender Diamond – Everybody's Hearts Breaking Now. @lavenderdiamond @LilianaGSFilm whole album is amazing thank you LilyCat. — Emma Watson (@EmWatson) August 29, 2013 But all whilst hard at work on Noah. looping with the talented @EmWatson : pic.twitter.com/JdC24fJ8u2 — darren aronofsky (@DarrenAronofsky) August 30, 2013 Over at the studio tour, Buckbeak tried out some Muggle technology Here's a #selfie with a difference from the Studio Tour, to celebrate the term being added to the #OxfordDictionary! pic.twitter.com/GsXL9glJo4 ... Read More »

Twitter Round Up: The One When No-one Tweeted

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This week’s Twitter round up is brought to you by: Matt, the do-gooder. One month to go before Great North Run. I need a huge favour and would love you beautiful people to sponsor me for a very good cause…. — Matthew Lewis (@Mattdavelewis) August 15, 2013 ….Obviously training is going well… Thanks folks. X pic.twitter.com/qjmrcpzMrh — Matthew Lewis (@Mattdavelewis) August 15, 2013 Chris, the shipper. for the record. I'm team Drarry. Obviously. — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) August 13, 2013 snarry. all about the snarry. — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) August 13, 2013 this is of course all just talk. my OTP will remain a secret. Although I did suggest one or two at the weekend… — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) August 13, 2013 Warwick, the revolutionary! My channel @The_Multiverse_ has made history by releasing a feature length movie specifically made for @YouTube. http://t.co/lQNudRZpan — Warwick Davis (@WarwickADavis) August 13, 2013 And Emma, the provider of entertainment. Amusement for the day: Women: Know Your Limits! Harry Enfield – BBC comedy. http://t.co/cG80duuDYF — Emma Watson (@EmWatson) August 17, 2013 In other news, British exams results were released this week and some Weasleys offered their support. if it helps, A levellers – I got ... Read More »

Twitter Round Up: Happy Birthday Jo!

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As July drew to a close, three very special people celebrated their birthdays As most of you guessed correctly, today is Neville’s birthday. Retweet to celebrate! #HappyBirthdayNevilleLongbottom http://t.co/2VCjpe9fUh — Pottermore (@pottermore) July 30, 2013 Happy Birthday to Harry Potter and the author who created his magical world! #‎HappyBirthdayHarryPotterandJKRowling pic.twitter.com/1OXcwShWkT — WarnerBrosStudioTour (@wbstudiotour) July 31, 2013   for which, the Twittersphere was out in force to wish the latter a very happy day. Happy Birthday Jo Rowling. May your days be merry and bright and may all your christmasses be… no, hang on that’s not right…!#happybirthday — Chris Rankin (@chrisrankin) July 31, 2013 …But it’s all ok cos today is Jo & Harry’s birthday!!! Explosions of birthday love to the most beautiful & inspiring lady I’ll ever know. — Evanna Lynch (@Evy_Lynch) July 31, 2013   Happy birthday, J. K. Rowling! http://t.co/dYk427nY3T GIF: http://t.co/MsHrQdcosD — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) July 31, 2013 Happy birthday to Mr. Potter, Mrs. Rowling and especially I think, to Mr. Griffiths… — Kip Kasper (@WillDunn_) July 31, 2013 The woman herself was, once again, making the world a better place On her birthday, JK Rowling accepts a “substantial” charitable donation from law firm who leaked secret identity ... Read More »

Warwick Davis has joined Spamalot’s West End cast

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According to a recent article, Warwick Davis has been added to the cast of the upcoming West End production of Monty Python's Spamalot. Read More »

Warwick Davis stars in hilarious new YouTube video

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A few months ago Daniel Radcliffe starred in a great Bad Teeth YouTube video in which he teaches viewers how to be Daniel Radcliffe. Now, fellow Potter co-star Warwick Davis has teamed up with Bad Teeth to create the video "I Deleted YouTube," in which Warwick accidentally deletes YouTube's best viral videos. Read More »

Warwick Davis attends charity event for disability organization LinkAble

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This afternoon Warwick Davis appeared at Jubilee Square in London to help the charity LinkAble (formerly Link Leisure) celebrate its new name and the opening of its new building. LinkAble's mission is to provide social and recreational activities to people with learning disabilities. Read More »

Warwick Davis to guest host “Have I Got News For You” April 19

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On April 19, Potter actor Warwick Davis will join panelists Paul Meton and Ian Hislop along with guest Joe Wilkinson on Have I Got News For You, the BBC One quiz show. According to Belfast Telegraph, during the show the guest stars and panelists discuss the week's news in a comical way. Read More »

Warwick Davis Shorty Award nomination video

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Above you can watch a snippet of Warwick Davis talk about his nomination in the upcoming Shorty Awards which honor the best in social media. In the interview, Davis thanks everyone for his nomination, though he didn't quite know what the Award meant at first. Read More »

Part 2 – Warwick Davis talks about what makes a good make-up artist

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Previously we shared a video of Warwick Davis discussing make-up artists. You can now watch part 2 of the interview. In this video Davis discusses what is means to be a good make-up artist and what it's like to work with certain artists. Read More »

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

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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!

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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 »