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New “Victor Frankenstein” set image released by “Empire Magazine”

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"Empire Magazine" has released an exclusive image from the set of Daniel Radcliffe's upcoming film, "Victor Frankenstein". Read More »

Watch a trailer for “The Enfield Haunting” feat. Timothy Spall – plus, interview!

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Timothy Spall (Peter Pettigrew) is about to star in a new three-part TV series called "The Enfield Haunting". In the lead-up to the show, Timothy has spoken to the "Guardian" about his role in the series, as well as his career so far. Read More »

Emma Watson honored at Time 100 Gala in NYC

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Emma Watson, who is set to start work soon on the upcoming live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast", attended the Time 100 Gala in New York last night, where she was honored for her role as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. Read More »

Interesting tales from the “Harry Potter” set

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Alan Rickman (Professor Snape in the "Harry Potter" films) has revealed that child labor laws in the United Kingdom led to some scenes in the first movie being filmed with "very small adult actors... in wigs" standing in for Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint. Read More »

UPDATED: New details emerge surrounding Daniel Radcliffe’s “Grand Theft Auto” film

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Multiple sources now say that Dan has signed on for an upcoming drama about the "Grand Theft Auto" video game franchise. Also, what was the first movie that made Dan cry? Read More »

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” to be released on IMAX

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We still don't know much about the "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film, apart from the release date. Today, Warner Bros. have announced an extension of its IMAX partnership. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 133: “Ships and Canons” available now!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Slughorn's big party is right around the corner, which means hormones are flying around faster than Firebolts. But the party isn't totally useless since Harry finds out some rather interesting information. Join hosts Rosie, Michael, and Caleb and special guest host forum moderator Alison as they discuss Chapter 15 of "Half-Blood Prince", "The Unbreakable Vow." Read More »

Sci-fi and American accents in new Domhnall Gleeson interview

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Domhnall Gleeson talks about behind the scenes on his new sci-fi film "Ex Machina" and reveals more about his upcoming projects, "The Revenant" and "Star Wars". Read More »

UPDATED: What do we know about “Beauty and the Beast”, starring Emma Watson, so far?

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It seems like everyone is excited about the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast", and it's not hard to see why! With Emma Watson set to star as Belle, and Emma Thompson cast as Mrs. Potts, we look at all the information we know about the film so far. Read More »

Teaser trailer released for “Suffragette”

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The first teaser trailer for "Suffragette" has been released, which features "Potter" alumni Helena Bonham Carter and Brendan Gleeson! Read More »

Pottermore updates hints that new and exciting things are to come!

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Today Pottermore underwent an update resulting in many changes, and they also revealed that users can expect to see new chapters coming very soon! Read more about the changes and what is yet to come! Read More »

Firewhisky arrives at Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter!

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Last Friday night, the Hog's Head pub at Universal's Islands of Adventure, along with the Leaky Cauldron at Universal Studios Florida, began serving Blishen's Firewhisky to theme park guests looking to try something with more of a kick than Butterbeer. Read More »

“Love Sick” by Jessie Cave to be published this summer!

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Congratulations to our MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum special guest Jessie Cave, who played Lavender Brown in the "Harry Potter" series! It was announced today that Jessie's sketches will be published through Ebury Press this summer! Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe hosts “Have I Got News for You”

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Daniel Radcliffe once again took the host's seat on popular BBC panel show "Have I Got News for You". Daniel's episode kicked off the new series, which takes a look at the week's news in a humorous way. Read More »

Videos: New trailer and clips of Timothy Spall’s “The Enfield Haunting”

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We reported back last year that Timothy Spall (Peter Pettigrew) is set to star in a new three-part drama based on real-life events, titled "The Enfield Haunting". Now, our first look of the show has finally surfaced! Read More »

Domhnall Gleeson tested as a robot while promoting “Ex Machina”

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Domhnall Gleeson is tested to see if he is a robot in a new interview. Read More »

UPDATED: Variety reports Eddie Redmayne may be Newt Scamander

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We could be one step closer to "Fantastic Beasts" casting news - Variety is reporting that Eddie Redmayne has read the script! Read More »

Matt Lewis cast in “Me Before You”

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Matt Lewis has landed himself a new film role, in the upcoming adaptation of "Me Before You"! Read More »

VIDEO: Watch J.K. Rowling launch Lumos USA at Empire State Building

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We posted yesterday about J.K. Rowling's launch of Lumos USA, the New York City branch of the author's charity that works to end the institutionalization of children around the world. Rowling launched the new branch by publishing an article about the necessity of Lumos's work and by holding a press conference atop the Empire State Building. Today, we've got video of her announcement. Read More »

UPDATED: J.K. Rowling gives exclusive interview on the “Today Show”

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Yesterday it was announced that J.K. Rowling was in America to launch Lumos USA. Today, Jo spoke in an exclusive interview with the "Today Show" about why she set up Lumos and much more. Read More »