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New documentary announced to celebrate the career of Julie Walters

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A new BBC2 documentary has been announced to celebrate the illustrious career of Julie Walters! Read More »

First trailer for Emma Thompson’s “Effie Gray” released

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We reported to you earlier this year that Effie Gray, the period drama starring "Potter" alumni Emma Thompson (Sybill Trelawney), Julie Walters (Molly Weasley), and Robbie Coltrane (Rubeus Hagrid), was put on hold for release due to a few legal matters. Now, we can bring you the first trailer. Read More »

Role Call: Jabberwockys and tigers, oh my!

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This week, we take another look at "Cinderella", learn some exciting casting news for "The Jungle Book", take some silly walks, and find out which television series has been granted a second season! All this and more in this week's edition of Casting News! Read More »

Role Call: Fairy tale edition!

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After our adventures at LeakyCon in Florida this last week and meeting some of the "Harry Potter" cast, the staff at MuggleNet is even more excited about upcoming projects by our favorite actors and actresses! There's a lot to cover from the past few weeks, and we hope that you'll be just as anxious to hear all about the new roles our HP alumni have taken on. Take a look! Read More »

UPDATED: Julie Walters set to start lawn mower race

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We've all heard of car and bike racing as being a common sport in today's society, but what about lawn mower racing... for 12 hours? Yes, you read correctly, and announced to signal the start of said race is none other than "Harry Potter" actress Julie Walters (Molly Weasley). Read More »

Role Call: Voldemort’s MI-5 Career is on Hold as Mad-Eye Joins Priesthood?

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Now that our O.W.L.s are taken and we have a moment to breathe a sigh of relief, let's take a look at what's happening this week for our favorite cast members! We have a few trailers, on-set film stills, a secret film project, and some rumored roles to discuss. Check it out! Read More »

Role Call: Rumors, Recordings, and Appearances

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In this week's Casting News, we've uncovered a rumor, a first look, some film stills and trailers for upcoming films, and a lyric video for a spoken word album to calm your Diagon Alley Preview week-induced over-excited nerves. Take a look at what's happening for "Potter" alum in this week's Role Call! 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 »

Helena Bonham-Carter and David Bradley receive nominations for Critics’ Choice Television Awards

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Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange) and David Bradley (Argus Filch) both picked up nominations for the 2014 Critics' Choice Television Awards. Find out which awards they are up for here. Read More »

Role Call: Lily Potter is Dumbledore’s daughter?

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In this week's edition of Role Call, Michael Gambon gets Quirke-y with Geraldine Somerville, Cinderella's glass slipper gets a major upgrade, and we find one Hogwarts professor taking on the Nazi regime! All that and more in Casting News! Read More »

“Potter” stars triumph at 2014 BAFTA TV Awards

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Former "Potter" stars triumphed at this year's BAFTA TV Awards. Find out which awards they won here. Read More »

Role Call: Snape loses his black robes, Umbridge to record spoken-word album

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This week's Role Call finds us awkwardly staring at a naked Professor Snape, discussing more "Star Wars VII" casting rumors, Imelda Staunton's link to Mr. Carson on "Downton Abbey", and much more! Read More »

Julie Walters to receive BAFTA Fellowship

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Julie Walters is set to be given a prestigious BAFTA Fellowship next month. BBC News reports that Walters will be recognized for her contribution to film and TV, where she first gained recognition partnering with the comedian Victoria Wood in shows such as "Wood and Walters". Read More »

Role Call: Wormtail is a Sucker

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In this edition of Casting News, Dobby takes a job with the Stoke City Football Club, Wormtail becomes a sucker, Dolores Umbridge takes center stage in two theater productions, and Gary Oldman talks our ears off without saying anything. Read More »

Role Call: Spy vs. Voldemort, Red Queen to return?

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This edition of Role Call features the latest news among some of Potter's most prolific alumni: Helena Boneham Carter, Bill Nighy, Ralph Fiennes, Alan Rickman, Helen McCrory, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent and many others! Did any of the cast's upcoming projects get you excited? Tell us what you think about the roles they're taking on or perhaps what role you would like to see your favorite HP actor attempt. Read More »

New year, new roles!

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We're starting the new year off small, but we know it's going to be a great year for new roles in films and television, plus some entertaining appearances and with any luck, more information about that screenplay J.K. Rowling is working on. With that in mind, let's take a look at how our favorite Harry Potter alumni are kick-starting their 2014! Read More »

Julie Walters wishes for government backing of UK film industry

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Julie Walters (Molly Weasley) has expressed her opinions on how the British government should do more to help out the UK film industry, especially for working class people who are looking to start their careers. Read More »

Role Call: Apes and ninjas and nuns, oh, my!

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Luckily for all of the "Harry Potter" fans out there, our favorite cast members are a talented lot and are very much in demand for new projects gracing the screen and stage. Read More »

Julie Walters on new role, supporting charity, and the progression of the young “Potter” stars

Julie Walters recently sat down for an interview with the Mirror to talk about her new role in "The Harry Hill Movie," as well as her personal life and her view now of Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson. Read More »

Julie Walters to receive Richard Harris Award

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Actress Julie Walters, who played Molly Weasley in the Harry Potter films, will receive the honorary Richard Harris Award this Sunday at the Moet British Independent Film Awards. Read More »