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Role Call: A time for trailers

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This week in Role Call, we experience a number of trailers and clips from some of the most anticipated projects on the slate. From the upcoming series "Dig" to Alan Rickman's return to directing, we have a lot to show you. Dig on in! Read More »

MinaLima release limited edition print to commemorate “Harry Potter – The Exhibition” run in Germany

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MinaLima, the graphic design artists behind the "Harry Potter" films, have released a limited edition fine art print to coincide with the launch of Harry Potter: The Exhibition at the Adventure Museum ODYSSEUM in Cologne, Germany. The collectors’ print is available now for purchase at the "Harry Potter: The Exhibition" retail shop, and is the first print produced by MinaLima exclusively for the touring exhibition. Find out more here. Read More »

“Harry Potter” alumni nominated for 2015 Critics’ Choice Awards

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Awards season is here, and plenty of "Harry Potter" alumni have been nominated for the 2015 Critics' Choice Awards! Find out who the nominees are! Read More »

Social Roundup: Owl Post Again

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Everyone is feeling festive and Rowling's back on top tweeting form, in this week's Potter Social Roundup. Read More »

Grammy nominees include “Potter” alumni

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The 2015 Grammy nominees were announced today and included prominent "Potter" alumni. Find out who! Read More »

UPDATED: Video: David Heyman talks “Fantastic Beasts” and film splits

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Only earlier this week, producer David Heyman spoke about the upcoming "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film, revealing that J.K. Rowling had finished the script. In a new video, David spoke some more about the upcoming film and when they will start casting. Read More »

David Heyman talks “Paddington” and the “Potter” film experience

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David Heyman discusses his new movie, "Paddington", as well as his experience making the "Harry Potter" films. Keep reading to find out what he had to say! Read More »

J.K. Rowling has completed the script for “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”

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Buried in a recent "Telegraph" interview with "Potter" producer David Heyman is some exciting news for "Harry Potter" fans - the script for "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" is complete. Read More »

“Paddington” character posters released, plus premiere details

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In the lead-up to the release of "Paddington", a set of character posters has been released. The posters include Jim Broadbent (Professor Horace Slughorn) as Mr. Gruber and Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley) as Mrs. Bird. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón’s “Gravity” to be released in two new versions

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The Diamond Luxe Edition of "Gravity" is on its way. Are you ready to know what it would be like in space? Read More »

UPDATED: “Harry Potter” cast members to appear at A Celebration of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort!

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Universal Orlando Resort's A Celebration of Harry Potter is getting closer, and there are going to be some magical special guests in attendance! Find out who will be there! Read More »

Emma Watson’s “Paddington” statue has been unveiled!

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We announced a little while ago that a "Paddington" trail, with "Paddington" statues decorated by various well-known names, would be placed around London. The trail was unveiled today, and among the statues are the bears that "Potter" stars Emma Watson, Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley), and Stephen Fry (UK audiobooks) have designed. Read More »

Video: Watch the brand new “Paddington” trailer!

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With under a month to go until David Heyman's new film, "Paddington", is out in the UK, a new trailer has been released! The trailer shows us more than the previous ones have done, previewing the plot of the film and the adventures that are waiting for Paddington as he arrives in London and with the Brown family. Read More »

2014 New Now Next award nominations announced!

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The nominations for the New Now Next Awards have been announced, and the list contains several former "Potter" stars and projects that "Potter" stars are associated with. The awards take place annually. Read More »

“Paddington” stars gather to preview film!

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It's not long until the new "Paddington" film, produced by "Harry Potter" producer David Heyman, is released. In the lead-up to the release, the stars of the film gathered to watch some of the preview footage from the film. Read More »

David Yates to direct “Fantastic Beasts”, plus more news from Warner Bros. on the upcoming films!

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After months of speculation, it has been announced that David Yates is set to direct "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them", and the film series will be "at least" a trilogy. Find out more about what we've learned from the Time Warner Investor Meeting! Read More »

Role Call: Rags to Reunions

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We have a lot to cover in this week's Casting News, including a first look at what a good Lucius Malfoy might have looked like, the secrets the Dowager Countess may be hiding, the "Harry Potter" reunion you weren't expecting, Stan Shunpike gets animated, and more details (finally!) on the new "Cinderella"! Read More »

Museum of Modern Art to honor Alfonso Cuarón

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The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York is set to honor filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón, the director of "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban". Find out more details here. Read More »

UK release date set for David Heyman’s “Testament of Youth”

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The UK release date for David Heyman's newest film, "Testament of Youth", has just been announced! Read More »

New “Paddington” trail announced, supported by “Potter” stars

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Today, it was announced that an official Paddington trail was being created by VisitLondon.com, NSPCC, and STUDIOCANAL. Many well-known faces have already given their support to the trail and will be designing their own statues, including Emma Watson. Read More »