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Role Call: Lady and Her Fans

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It's that time of the week again! Want to find out which one of your favorite "Harry Potter" alum are in the upcoming animated film "Trolls"? Feel like living in a van with Dame Maggie Smith? We've got it all here in this week's Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: Bedtime Stories and Singing Squires

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This week, Hagrid reads us a bedtime story, a familiar werewolf gets into a car accident, Professor McGonagall sets her sights on America, and a legend returns! Take a peek at what we have in store for you during MuggleNet's weekly Role Call! Read More »

Role Call: Did Someone Say Vogue?

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This week has been a busy one for the cast of "Harry Potter"! The first season of David Tennant's new series, "Jessica Jones", was released on Netflix, Domhnall Gleeson decided to channel his inner Naomi, while director Alfonso Cuarón shot a fashion film. All of that and more int this week's Role Call as we take a look at what your favorite cast members are up to these days! Read More »

Role Call: Aliens, tyrants, and singing squires at the ready!

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We're all over the entertainment map in today's Role Call - we've got aliens, British aristocrats, zombie apocalypse survivors, saucy ladies, and singing squires to tell you about! Take a peek at the latest characters and projects our Harry Potter alumnus will be tackling soon! Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón to help reveal Academy Award nominees

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Following his Oscar success with "Gravity" last year, director Alfonso Cuarón will be helping to announce this year’s Academy Award nominees in a new two-part presentation. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón honored at Küstendorf Film Festival

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In honor of his career in cinema, Alfonso Cuarón is set to be featured in a career tribute at the Küstendorf Film Festival later this month. 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 »

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 »

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 »

“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 »

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 »

Alfonso Cuarón NOT looking for a new project

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We posted only recently that Alfonso Cuarón was rumored to direct the upcoming "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film. Nikki Finke suggested on Twitter that Alfonso was in talks to direct the film, which sent fans into a frenzy. However, a new article today states that Alfonso is NOT looking for any new projects at the moment. Read More »

Is Alfonso Cuarón the right fit to direct “Fantastic Beasts”? We share two very opposing views on this subject

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Two of our brilliant writers share their views on the Alfonso Cuarón rumor to direct "Fantastic Beasts". One writer shares why Cuarón would be the PERFECT choice, while another thinks this would be a DISASTER! Read both arguments, and then share your thoughts on Cuarón as the potential director of the Rowling spinoff. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón to direct “Fantastic Beasts”?

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Last week the release date for the "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film was finally announced for 2016. Now, the rumors have begun to fly over who will direct the film and who will be cast in the main roles. Today, a strong lead has emerged for who could direct. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón’s “Believe” canceled

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Disappointing news for fans of Alfonso Cuarón’s fantasy series, "Believe" – NBC has axed the show after just one short season. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón named one of top 100 influential people by “Time”

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"Time" has named director Alfonso Cuarón as one of the 100 most influential people. Alfonso, who appears under the "Pioneer" category, directed "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" (2004) and has since won numerous awards for the film "Gravity". Director, writer, and producer J.J. Abrams ("Star Trek") has written a short piece about Alfonso for "Time". Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón talks 3D in films, next project at Beijing Film Festival

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Alfonso Cuarón, the acclaimed director who recently won the Academy Award for Best Director for his film "Gravity" and helmed the third installment in the Potter film series, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban", has provided his thoughts on the current trend of 3D films, as well as his hopes for his next project, at the Beijing International Film Festival. Read More »

“Gravity” nominated for Hugo Award

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Since its release in October "Gravity", directed and produced by Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman, has won countless honors - most recently at the Oscars. Now, the highly-praised film has earned another honor. Read More »

New interview with Alfonso Cuaron about “Believe”

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Alfonso Cuaron (director, Prisoner of Azkaban) has definitely been in the limelight as of late, especially with his major success during award season for his box-office hit, Gravity. Now, he's back with his new televison show Believe, which has recently started in the US. In a new interview, Cuaron explains that although Gravity took a total of four years to create, he still made room to make Believe as well. Read More »

Alfonso Cuarón to attend Beijing Film Festival, plus an hour-long video conversation!

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Following his recent award success for Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón will be heading to China to attend the Beijing International Film Festival, which takes place April 16-23. Alfonso is expected to take part in a session on coproduction, which will take place on April 17. But if you don't live in China, or you can't wait that long to get an Alfonso fix, then BAFTA has just released an hour-long video of Alfonso Cuaron in discussion. In the session, Alfonso talks about his long career and the ups and downs he has experienced. Read More »