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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 »

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 »

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 »

“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

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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

“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 »

Young theater group actors chosen for new David Heyman film

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30 lucky students from the Young Theatre Company, based at the Acorn Theatre in Worksop, have recently been chosen to appear as extras in the new David Heyman film, Testament of Youth. According to the Worksop Guardian, the film is set during the First World War. Find out more about the new feature film right here! Read More »

David Heyman receives the Golden Sphinx Award!

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David Heyman received the Order of the Golden Sphinx at the Hasty Pudding Institute's annual gala on Monday. The award celebrates “his career-long contributions to the arts.” The annual ceremony took place in New York City. Congratulations to David – a very well-deserved award! Read More »

Teaser trailer revealed for David Heyman’s “Paddington”

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Gravity may have aced this weekend's Academy Awards, but David Heyman, producer of the Harry Potter series, is wasting no time in promoting his latest project. Returning to his passion for adaptation, Heyman has been in development for his new live action film "Paddington." Offering only the briefest glimpse of the bear in question, this newly released teaser offers an introduction to Paddington's Peruvian roots. Read More »