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Role Call: Wormtail is a Sucker

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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 »

Role Call: Spy vs. Voldemort, Red Queen to return?

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This edition of Role Call features the latest news among some of Potter's most prolific alumni: Helena Boneham Carter, Bill Nighy, Ralph Fiennes, Alan Rickman, Helen McCrory, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent and many others! Did any of the cast's upcoming projects get you excited? Tell us what you think about the roles they're taking on or perhaps what role you would like to see your favorite HP actor attempt. Read More »

March Madness Role Call: Voldemort wears a suit, and Sirius falls for Keyboard Cat?

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We're never quite sure which roles will be next for the former Potter cast, but it's always something interesting. In this edition of Role Call, we find our favorite actors as busy as ever with a variety of roles: Ralph Fiennes, Domhnall Gleeson, Emma Thompson, Jim Broadbent, Warwick Davis, Dame Maggie Smith, Gary Oldman plus many others! Read More »

Role Call – No rest for the wicked!

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The popularity of our favorite Harry Potter actors often lead to new roles and projects that showcase just how talented they really are. In this edition of Role Call, we not only highlight some our favorites, but we also take a look at some upcoming projects from cast and crew who don't always get the spotlight but definitely have what it takes to shine! This week's edition includes Jon Campling, Brendan Gleeson, Helena Bonham Carter, Robert Pattinson, David Thewlis and others! Read More »

Role Call: Scrimgeour a spy, Dumbledore & Dursley take center stage at HighTide Festival

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This edition of Role Call is chocked full of a roundup of the latest casting and production news of many of Harry Potter's most esteemed alum. This week we'll be taking a look at the latest developments concerning Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, David Thewlis, Sir Michael Gambon, Harry Melling, David Yates, Bill NIghy, Ralph Fiennes, Helena Boneham Carter and Alfonso Cuarón. Read More »

New projects underway for HP stars!

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There's been quite an explosion of new casting and production new for HP stars lately, so MuggleNet is bringing you a round up of the most important news. Today we'll be touching upon the recent developments of Emma Thompson (Sybill Trelawney), Alexandre Desplat (Composer), Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort), Frank Dillane (Tom Riddle), Domhnall Gleeson (Bill Weasley), Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), David Thewlis (Remus Lupin) and more! Read More »

Role Call: Murder, music, and… plants?

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After last week's exciting news regarding the opening of new areas at Universal Orlando, we didn't think anything could get us more amped up. Leave it to the cast of the Harry Potter series to pleasantly surprise us with new projects that pique our interest. Hang on, MuggleNetters – we have lots of casting news to share with you! Read More »

New year, new roles!

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We're starting the new year off small, but we know it's going to be a great year for new roles in films and television, plus some entertaining appearances and with any luck, more information about that screenplay J.K. Rowling is working on. With that in mind, let's take a look at how our favorite Harry Potter alumni are kick-starting their 2014! Read More »

The last MuggleNet Role Call of 2013!

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Our talented "Harry Potter" alumni certainly have been busy this past year, and while there are only a few more days left in 2013, the stars are still hard at work. For the last time in 2013, it's MuggleNet Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: Apes and ninjas and nuns, oh, my!

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Luckily for all of the "Harry Potter" fans out there, our favorite cast members are a talented lot and are very much in demand for new projects gracing the screen and stage. Read More »

Role Call – Turkey Tirade Edition!

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Will Helena Bonham Carter be signing on to reprise her role as the Red Queen in the "Alice in Wonderland" sequel? Gary Oldman joins a music video for David Bowie? These stories and more in today's Role Call! Read More »

Natalia Tena to star in supernatural thriller “Residue”

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Not too long ago, we reported on the fact that Natalia Tena's band, Molotov Jukebox, would have to delay its scheduled tour due to an acting role that Tena simply had to take. Read More »

Fangs, jumpers, and parades: it’s time for a casting roundup!

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In the spirit of the upcoming holidays, we'd like to share with you a gem we happened upon that shows off celebrities in their holiday jumpers. (For all you Americans out there, that means sweaters!) Read More »

Helen McCrory set to star in “The Woman in Black” sequel

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Helen McCrory - the actress who portrayed Narcissa Malfoy - has been announced to feature in the sequel to the horror film originally starring Daniel Radcliffe. Variety released the film's first still of her. Read More »

Matt Lewis joins cast of “Bluestone 42″!

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Matt Lewis has announced on Twitter that he has joined the cast of BBC Three's "Bluestone 42." "Bluestone 42" is a comedy-drama that follows a fictional bomb disposal unit stationed in Afghanistan. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe set to play Olympic medal winner Sebastian Coe in upcoming film “Gold”

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It has been announced that Daniel Radcliffe is set to play Olympic runner Sebastian Coe in an upcoming drama, Gold. The film will tell the story of Coe's rilvalry with fellow runner Steve Ovett leading up to the 1980 Olympics. Read More »

Labcoats, roller coasters, and Voldemort as a concierge? It’s time for casting news!

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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 »

“Potter” stars tackle the Bard’s greatest tragedy

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Harry Melling and Isabella Laughland, known for playing Dudley Dursley and Leanne in the Harry Potter films, are to co-star in Chichester Festival Theatre's upcoming production of King Lear. Melling and Laughland will play the Fool and Cordelia, respectively, alongside legendary stage and screen actor Frank Langella, in one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies. Read More »

Trailer for Tom Felton’s “Belle” released!

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We may have to wait until May 2, 2014, to actually watch Tom Felton's new film Belle, but you can watch the trailer right now! Read More »

Emma Watson teams up again with “Perks” director for “While We’re Young”

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Though for many she will always be the beloved Hermione Granger, Emma Watson has been proving over and over again how deep her acting skill goes through a variety of new roles. And she's not done, yet! Read More »