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“What If” film trailer released!

Daniel Radlciffe and Zoe Kazan - What If

Over the past few weeks, several stills for Daniel Radcliffe's upcoming film, "What If", have been released. Now - finally - the trailer for the film has been released! Read More »

Universal Studios releases new Diagon Alley video


Universal Studios has just revealed a brand new video on their YouTube page showing some exciting new footage from the park! Read More »

MuggleNet Throwback: Universal Studios announces the Wizarding World of Harry Potter


It's 2007, and Universal Studios and Warner Brothers are dropping a theme park-sized bomb on us, much to our delight! Read More »

UPDATED: Matt Lewis to appear as “superstar narrator” at Hay Festival – now includes audio!


In a radio interview this morning, Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom) spoke to DJ Chris Evans about the upcoming final of the 500 Words competition. The winners of the competition are due to be announced tomorrow morning on a live show. The winning entries will be read by a host of "superstar narrators," including our very own Matt Lewis. Today, Friday 30, Matt read a winning story live on radio. Read More »

First trailer arrives for David Bradley’s newest TV project, “The Strain”


The first trailer has been released for FX's upcoming horror series, "The Strain", which stars former "Potter" alumnus David Bradley (Argus Filch). Watch the trailer and find out when the show starts here. Read More »

Harry Potter: The Exhibition opens today at Nya Parken, Norrköping, Sweden


Last night the Phelps twins were in Norrköping, Sweden, to open the next stop on Harry Potter: The Exhibition's International tour. Read all about it here! Read More »

Imelda Staunton joins Animal Defenders International’s Stop Circus Suffering campaign


Dolores Umbridge may have drafted anti-werewolf legislation, but Imelda Staunton is working with Sir Roger Moore and 75 other celebrities and politicians in support of Animal Defenders International’s Stop Circus Suffering legislation campaign. Find out all the info right here! Read More »

“Postman Pat” DVD and soundtrack available for pre-order NOW!

Postman Pat premiere

"Postman Pat" has only just opened in UK theaters, but you can already pre-order the DVD and the film's soundtrack. Find out all the info right here! Read More »

Xfinity On Demand adds behind-the-scenes Diagon Alley content

Diagon Alley Concept Art

Xfinity has added new videos to its On Demand library, allowing viewers to get a behind-the-scenes look at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Find out all the details here. Read More »

Announcing the winner of the May “Quibbler” contest!


At the beginning of the month, we asked you to tell us about your favorite forgotten character in the "Harry Potter" series. Whom did we pick? We'll give you a hint: She's everyone's favorite crazy Kneazle lady. Click through to read the winning entry! Read More »

MuggleNet Academia Lesson 28: ‘The Politics of Harry Potter’ is now available to Download


MuggleNet Academia is back with a head-first slide in to the realm of Politics within the Harry Potter series. Want to know how Rowling feels about government and how she portrays the characters? Then check out the show.--> Read More »

“Broadchurch” and “Game of Thrones” land nominations for the 2014 TV Critics Association Awards

TCA Nominees 2014

"Broadchurch", which starred David Tennant (Barty Crouch, Jr.) and David Bradley (Argus Filch), and "Game of Thrones", which stars Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks), have both landed nominations for the 2014 Critics Association Awards. Find out which awards they are up for here. Read More »

“MuggleNet Fan Fiction’s AudioFictions” Episode 186: “Dear Ms. Granger”

Audiofictions - Cover Photo 2013 (MuggleNet Edit 001)

This week on an all new episode of "AudioFictions", as the Grangers experience their first steps into the magical world, the MerMuggles tell tales of wizard parties, teamwork, and magical karma. Read More »

DVD release date announced for “Noah”


Paramount Home Media Distribution has announced the DVD and Blu-ray release date for "Noah", starring Emma Watson. The Blu-ray combo pack will include over an hour of special features! Read More »

Bloomsbury’s new “Chamber of Secrets” cover is here!

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We teased that Bloomsbury would be releasing Jonny Duddle's new cover for "Chamber of Secrets" today, and it's finally here! Read More »

UPDATED: Amazon US removes pre-order option for “The Silkworm;” Amazon “not optimistic” a resolution will be reached soon


The release of J.K. Rowling’s next outing as Robert Galbraith is just around the corner, but it appears that there are problems regarding the relationship between Amazon and the book’s publisher, Hachette Book Group US. The second Robert Galbraith novel was announced a few months ago to great excitement, and there's not long until we see it on our shelves, but the novel has already hit headlines due to Amazon and Hachette's dispute. Read More »

Warwick Davis “would love” role in new “Star Wars”

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Warwick Davis (Professor Flitwick/Griphook) has been busy recently. Only this weekend he appeared at the second 2014 "Star Wars" Weekend, where he appeared alongside other "Star Wars" cast members Jeremy Bulloch and Tiya Sircar. There has been plenty of talk about "Star Wars" recently, with the announcement of the cast for "Star Wars: Episode VII" made last month. Warwick has spoken now about how much he would like to be involved with the new "Star Wars" films. 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 »

Timothy Spall named Best Actor at Cannes

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Timothy Spall (Wormtail) was surprised this week when he was named Best Actor at the Cannes Film Festival. Although Spall has previously been nominated for BAFTAS, he has always missed out. Congratulations! Read More »

Updated: Gringotts dragon being installed in Diagon Alley at WWoHP


Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a... DRAGON?! That's right, the Gringotts dragon has now been installed into the Diagon Alley expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando! Read More »