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So what do we ACTUALLY know about the “Fantastic Beasts” film?

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In light of yesterday's casting announcement, we take a look at what we do AND don't know about the upcoming "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film. Read More »

Role Call: Trailers, tales, and theaters!

It's taken us a bit of time to recover from the fun of our Expo Patronum event in London, but we're back! This week, we learn about a slew of new stage roles, get our hands on a few trailers, and continue our efforts to find out exactly which character Domhnall Gleeson will be portraying in the new "Star Wars"! Read on for all the scoop on the latest roles for our favorite cast members! Read More »

Social Roundup: Hogwarts Express Special


This week, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London hosted an exclusive event to launch their latest addition: the Hogwarts Express. With appearances from celebrities, the return of MinaLima's art wall, and a resounding yes to the question of "Anything off the trolley, dears?", we take a look at how it all went down. Read More »

Hogwarts Express launched at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, CEO gives speech


Last night, the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter officially launched the new Hogwarts Express feature with a special event. The Warner Bros. CEO, Kevin Tsujihara, gave a speech at the event, which was hosted by British television presenter Alex Zane. Read More »

Emma Watson on new films, playing Belle, directing ambitions

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Emma Watson has spoken out on playing Belle in the upcoming live action remake of "Beauty and the Beast", as well as her future directing ambitions, in a new interview for "Total Film". Find out more here. Read More »

David Heyman on “Paddington” as a “love letter to London”


In a new interview with the "Radio Times", producer David Heyman has spoken about how his latest film "Paddington" is a "love letter to London." The film, which starred several "Potter" alumni, including Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley), Jim Broadbent (Professor Slughorn), Imelda Staunton (Professor Umbridge), and Sir Michael Gambon (Professor Dumbledore), was mainly set in London. Read More »

Role Call: Holy role-rs!

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In this week's role call, we get an all new look at "Effie Gray", see a beloved Hogwarts portrait-dweller return to her religious roots, and learn the next project that He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named will take on! Dive on in for MuggleNet's weekly Casting News! Read More »

David Heyman talks “Paddington” and “Fantastic Beasts”


Producer David Heyman discusses his work on "Paddington" and "Fantastic Beasts". Read More »

2015 BAFTA nominations announced!

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It's award season, and the latest batch of announcements come from BAFTA. The nominations were announced this morning (January 9) bright and early, on Facebook, by Stephen Fry (UK audio books) and Sam Claffin ("The Hunger Games"). Read More »

David Heyman reveals familiar face to help create “Fantastic Beasts”!

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In a new interview, David Heyman reveals that a familiar face will be taking part in creating the "Fantastic Beasts" series and when they anticipate filming to begin! Read More »

Competitions: Win “Horns” goodies and “Paddington” movie tickets

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Fancy getting your hands on some amazing prizes? Well, be prepared because we have not one but two competitions for you to enter! 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


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


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 »

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!


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 »

“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 »

Role Call: Rags to Reunions


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 »