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Role Call: Tom Riddle learns about strange love

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In this week's Casting News, we find Oscar winners inhabiting the jungle, Tom Riddle learning all about love (finally!), and Arthur Weasley continuing his foray into the Muggle world of daytime quiz shows. All that and more...Check it out! Read More »

Role Call: Jabberwockys and tigers, oh my!

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This week, we take another look at "Cinderella", learn some exciting casting news for "The Jungle Book", take some silly walks, and find out which television series has been granted a second season! All this and more in this week's edition of Casting News! Read More »

“Gravity”, “Game of Thrones” win at Hugo Awards

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The Hugo Awards honor the best science fiction and fantasy works. At Sunday's ceremony, both "Game of Thrones" and Alfonso Cuarón’s "Gravity" took home major awards! Read More »

Role Call: Fairy tale edition!

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After our adventures at LeakyCon in Florida this last week and meeting some of the "Harry Potter" cast, the staff at MuggleNet is even more excited about upcoming projects by our favorite actors and actresses! There's a lot to cover from the past few weeks, and we hope that you'll be just as anxious to hear all about the new roles our HP alumni have taken on. Take a look! Read More »

Potter Twitter RoundUp: We are Book 8

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Did you miss me? The Twitter Roundup is back, with a jam-packed LeakyCon special! Read More »

RUMOR: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” sequel release dates set

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Did Warner Bros. just spill the beans on the release dates for the much-anticipated "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" trilogy? Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe discusses future as director

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Daniel Radcliffe recently sat down with "Variety" magazine to discuss his life post "Potter", his upcoming film "What If", and his future goals in the entertainment business, one of which is to make his directorial debut. Read More »

Lord Voldemort’s make-up artist to open prosthetics school

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If you've ever wanted to learn how to create with prosthetic make-up like that used for Lord Voldemort, here's your chance! Make-up artist Shaune Harrison is opening his own academy! Read More »

First look at “Pixels”, directed by Chris Columbus; plus, fans at Comic-Con can win a walk-on role!

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Fans at Comic-Con were treated to a first look at "Pixels", directed by Chris Columbus, plus a chance to win a walk-on role in the film. Check out a still from the film, and footage of Peter Dinklage in character, right here! Read More »

Role Call: It’s Good To Be Bad!

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This week's edition of Casting News finds an abundance of roles for the actors that we love to hate (or really love despite their faults, in some cases!). Take a look at what's next for Ralph Fiennes, David Bradley, Alan Rickman, and more! Read More »

MinaLima on bringing “Harry Potter” magic to Diagon Alley

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"Harry Potter" fans know the design team MinaLima as the force behind all the wonderful designs and props in the "Harry Potter" films. For the newly opened Diagon Alley extension of the Orlando theme park, Universal used MinaLima to help bring the park to life. In a new interview, the MinaLima team, Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, speak about their work on Diagon Alley. Read More »

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 »

Costume Designer Jany Temime on designing costumes for “Potter”

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Bringing the "Potter" films to life involved lots of work behind the scenes, as I'm sure you're well aware. Jany Temime was a costume designer for the "Potter" films, from "Prisoner of Azkaban" onward. Jany has also worked on the "Bond" films and "Gravity". In a recent interview, she discussed creating costumes for characters and gave advice for aspiring costume designers. Read More »

David Heyman signs on to produce “Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth”

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"Harry Potter" producer David Heyman has signed on to produce the upcoming film adaptation of "Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth". Read More »

Alexandre Desplat to head Venice Film Festival jury

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The French film composer Alexandre Desplat, who provided the scores for the "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" films, is set to head the Venice Film Festival jury. Find out more here. Read More »

Role Call: So Much Talent, So Little Time!

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With the amount of talent in the Harry Potter films, it really never comes as a surprise that there are always new projects to announce each week as part of our Casting News section. This week, however, it gets a little crazy! Take a break from those Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations and check in on your favorite Potter cast to see what they're up to this week! Read More »

List of cast members attending Diagon Alley VIP preview week

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As we mentioned earlier, this week is the VIP and media preview week at the Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Studios! The Universal Orlando blog has just released a list of "Harry Potter" cast members who will be in attendance! Read More »

Role Call: Trains, Caves, and Supermarkets – Wizards are everywhere!

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In this week's edition of Role Call, one member of the Weasley family helps Michael Caine on a bus ride, Scrimgeour reads some poetry, and Professor Sprout gives up her Hogwarts job for a supermarket gig! All that and more in Casting News! Read More »

UPDATED: New “Paddington” pictures, posters, and trailer released

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It was only a couple of months ago that the trailer for David Heyman's new film "Paddington", based on the famous bear from children's literature, hit our computer screens. Now, a couple of new pictures promoting the live action film are available to view, along with new posters and a full-length trailer. Read More »

“Harry Potter” items to feature in “The Fault in Our Stars” movie

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The production designer behind both "The Fault in Our Stars" and the "Potter" films has revealed that certain "Potter" items will be found in the "Fault in Our Stars" movie! Find out why here. Read More »