Julie Walters

Join Julie Walters in Burberry’s “Billy Elliot” Advertisement!

Julie Walters Billy Elliot Burberry Advert

Hop on a trampoline and join Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley) in Burberry's festive film to celebrate fifteen years of "Billy Elliot"! Find out more here! Read More »

Role Call: The Doctor Will See You Now

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There are many projects that the cast of "Harry Potter" tackle that get us excited. This week, David Tennant's new Netflix series has us completely geeking out, while a few other roles have piqued our interest but remain shrouded in mystery. Take a look at what's coming up for your favorite "Potter" cast members! Read More »

Role Call: Dracula in Love

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In this week's Casting News, we explore science fiction thrillers, ninja turtles in space, Dracula in love, and Voldemort as a butler. All that and more, in MuggleNet's Role Call! Read More »

Julie Walters Has Gotten Picky About Her Roles: “Now I choose things if they sound really good fun”

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Actress Julie Walters, known for her role as Molly Weasley, has gotten selective over roles she portrays on the big screen, preferring the home life on her farm. Read More »

Colin Farrell Nominated for Best Actor at the British Independent Film Awards


It's good news for "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" actor Colin Farrell (Graves), who's been nominated for Best Actor at the British Independent Film Awards for his role in "The Lobster". The film, which was released last month, is nominated in a total of seven categories at the awards. Read More »

“Potter” Alumni Star at the BFI London Film Festival This October!


Last month, we saw how "Potter" alumni took over the Toronto Film Festival, and now it’s the turn of London! The BFI London Film Festival takes place this October, and many familiar faces will be featured in the films being shown over the course of the festival. Read More »

Rupert Grint, Julie Walters Support Macmillan Coffee Mornings with Recipes


Today, up and down the UK, coffee mornings are being thrown to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Macmillan Cancer Support is a charity in the UK that supports those with cancer, as well as their friends and families. Read More »

Movie Review: “Brooklyn”, Starring Domhnall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent, and Julie Walters


The Toronto International Film Festival is in full swing. Check out our review of "Brooklyn", which stars "Potter" alumni Domhnall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent, and Julie Walters! Read More »

“Potter” Alumni Take Over the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

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When you've got eight movies in a series, and three films set to be a part of an upcoming spin-off, that's a lot of actors and actresses to keep track of - but we wouldn't have it any other way! This year, the Toronto International Film Festival is featuring no fewer than 12 films that "Harry Potter" alumni and "Fantastic Beasts" cast members are a part of. Read More »

Role Call: Summer Isn’t Over Yet!

Hogwarts Summer

The return to Hogwarts is nearly here! Before you pack your trunk or start studying for Charms class, why not make the most of your time by checking out what the "Potter" cast and crew are up to? We've got zombies, a sea witch, and an Irish love triangle to keep you occupied, so keep reading! Read More »

Julie Walters Visits West Sussex to Support Elephantastic Trail!

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Julie Walters is set to visit the town of Horsham in West Sussex to help promote the Elephantastic Trail, a fundraiser benefiting Born Free, a wildlife charity, and several other charitable causes. Read More »

Emma Watson’s Latest Film Will Premiere at TIFF 2015


This year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will feature several films starring "Potter" alumni, including Emma Watson, Dame Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, and David Thewlis. Click here to find out more. Read More »

Role Call: Trippin’ Over Trailers!

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In this week's Casting News, we have ourselves an abundance of trailers! With such a large and talented cast, it isn't all that surprising that we get to see them in quite a few different projects each year. These stars of stage and screen continuously provide us with entertaining roles, so let's take a look at what's new this week! Read More »

Alan Rickman to take part in BAFTA “A Life in Pictures” interview


Next month, Alan Rickman (Professor Snape) will take part in BAFTA's series of "A Life in Pictures". The event will take place on April 15 in London. Read More »

Update: Julie Walters’s “Indian Summers” renewed, will premiere on PBS!

Julie Walters Indian Summers

Update: "Indian Summers" - a drama serial, starring Julie Walters and Henry Lloyd-Hughes (Roger Davies), that follows the decline of the British Empire - has been confirmed for a second season and will premiere in the US! Read More »

Congratulations to all of last night’s BAFTA Award winners!


The BAFTA Awards took place last night, showcasing the best of British and worldwide film over the past year. The night itself was hosted by Stephen Fry (UK audio books) for the tenth year in a row, and there were plenty of "Potter" alumni present who were both nominated for awards and involved in presenting awards. 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: Singing Snape and TWO new guests for Expo Patronum announced!


It's an exciting week for "Harry Potter" fans - we've got tons of new roles to announce including TWO new Special Guests for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, a music video starring Snape (who knew he could carry a tune?), another villainous role for a previous Doctor, new clips and trailers, and a look at new art from Diagon Alley artist Michael Curry and his design team. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

Julie Walters backs equal pay campaign


Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley), alongside fellow actor David Morrissey, has backed an Equity campaign to ensure that performers are paid properly. Equity, a union that represents all kinds of performers across the UK, has been exploring the issue of poor pay since 2012. Read More »

Role Call: Grindelwald to take the stage, new guests announced for Expo Patronum!

MuggleNet Live - Expo Patronum

In this week's Role Call, Grindelwald takes the West End, Molly Weasley takes the East, and Expo Patronum attendees take the ultimate grand prize as even more special cast and crew members are announced for MuggleNet Live's April event in London! Read More »