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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 »

J.K. Rowling and “Potter” stars speak up in favor of British press regulation

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More than two hundred British celebrities, including Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, Dame Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall), David Tennant (Barty Crouch, Jr), Alfonso Cuaron (director, Prisoner of Azkaban), and John Cleese (Nearly Headless Nick) have backed a declaration urging the British press to uphold a royal charter agreement, which was reached over a year ago. J.K. Rowling previously gave evidence to the Leveson Inquiry and has spoken out at her disappointment at the response to the evidence. She has also previously added her name, alongside John Cleese, to Hacked Off campaigns. The charter itself was “based on the findings of the Leveson Inquiry in U.K. media ethics and standards that was launched amid the phone-hacking scandal.” With no new system being launched, the Hacked Off campaign has been running ads “to mark the one-year anniversary of the political agreement that calls for a so-called royal charter to underpin a system of self-regulation.” The ads, which appeared in a number of British newspapers, feature a declaration, which says, \”We believe that a free press is a cornerstone of democracy, […] It should be fearless in exposing corruption, holding the powerful to account and championing the powerless. It has nothing to lose, ... Read More »

Win a signed “Gravity” poster and goody bag

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EntertainmentWise has set a competition for one lucky person to win some pretty amazing prizes! To celebrate said film coming out on DVD and Blu-ray, you could end up winning one of several fantastic gifts autographed by members of "Gravity's" cast and crew. Three runner-ups will also get a goody bag. Be sure to enter now! Read More »

First look at TV show “Believe” – directed by Alfonso Cuarón

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With the results of the recent Oscar Awards, there's no doubt that Prisoner of Azkaban director Alfonso Cuarón is capable of creating something amazing. A new sneak peak of his upcoming television drama "Believe" has been released. "Believe," which premiers this month, is set to be one of the most highly-anticipated shows of 2014 Read More »

“Gravity” walks away with seven oscars, while Emma Watson presents an award!

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This year's Oscars ceremony, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, took place last night in Hollywood. The big winner of the night was Gravity, the movie directed and produced by Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman. It walked away with seven awards. In addition, Earlier this week Cuarón spoke about his son's role in getting the concept of the movie off the ground as well as his initial expectations of the film's success. Emma Watson attended the Oscars for the first time, which we reported recently, presenting the award for special effects. Read More »

Brendan and Domnhall Gleeson, along with Ciarán Hinds, nominated for Irish Film and Television Awards

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ScreenDaily has revealed the list for the 11th annual Irish Film and Television Awards, and the Best Actor category sees not one, not even two, but three Harry Potter actors competing for the award! Father and son Brendan and Domnhall Gleeson (Mad-Eye Moody and Bill Weasley) have both been recognized for their work at this year's awards. Ciaran Hinds (Aberforth Dumbledore) is also nominated in the same category.The three Potter actors are up against Sherlock's Andrew Scott, who is the fourth nominee. Read More »

“Gravity” and “Doctor Who” nominated for Ray Bradbury Award

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The 2013 Nebula nominees have been announced by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Of note for Potter fans, is the Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation. Congratulations to both Doctor Who and Gravity for the nomination! Read More »