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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 »

“Alohomora!” Episode 85: “Kangaroo Court” – now available!


MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series by discussing Chapter 8 of "Order of the Phoenix", "The Hearing." Join hosts Laura, Noah, and Michael and special guest host Kara as they follow Harry into his critical Ministry hearing. Read More »

Miriam Margolyes’ new play “Neighborhood Watch” breaks box office record


"Neighborhood Watch", the new Australian comedic play starring Miriam Margolyes (Pomona Sprout), has broken a box office record in Australia. Find out more here. Read More »

Jonny Duddle’s “Chamber of Secrets” cover to be revealed

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As we reported earlier in the year, illustrator Jonny Duddle has been working hard on giving all the "Harry Potter" book covers a brand new look. Now, Bloomsbury has taken to Twitter to tell us when the "Chamber of Secrets" cover will be revealed. Read More »

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” wins Sounds of Crime Award at Crimefest

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"The Cuckoo's Calling" has won another award! It was awarded with the Sounds of Crime Award at this year's Crimefest. Find out more here --> Read More »

Robert Hardy to open history exhibition next week in Gloucestershire


Robert Hardy, who played Cornelius Fudge in the "Potter" films, is set to open a historic exhibition next week in Gloucestershire. Find out the details here. Read More »

Interview with Imelda Staunton about her role in “Maleficent”


Imelda Staunton - who portrayed Dolores Umbridge in the "Harry Potter" films - was recently interviewed about her role in the upcoming Disney film "Maleficent". Find out what she said right here --> Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe shares his love for New York


Daniel Radcliffe has spoken a lot recently about his role in "The Cripple of Inishmaan", which he is currently starring in on Broadway. In a new interview, he has spoken out about how much he loves New York. In the interview, Daniel shares what he loves the most about the city that never sleeps. Read More »

Sir Kenneth Branagh backs renovation of Alexandra Palace’s theater

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Sir Kenneth Branagh (Gilderoy Lockhart) has recently agreed to back renovations of a Victorian-era theater at Alexandra Palace in London. Read More »

Sir Patrick Stewart “hurt” that he wasn’t cast in the “Potter” films


Last night Sir Patrick Stewart joked on "The Colbert Report" that he was hurt to be excluded from the "Harry Potter" cast. Read More »

Hogwarts Academia – A magical afternoon of “Harry Potter” discussion and learning


Check out the next major event for the Los Angeles Dumbledore's Army Harry Potter Fan Group right here! Read More »

Rupert Grint talks “Postman Pat,” credits “Potter” with his professional freedom in new interviews; plus, check out his song!


In two new interviews, Rupert Grint talks about his new animated film "Postman Pat" and how "Harry Potter" allowed him to pursue projects he's passionate about. Plus, listen to Rupert's song from his new movie and check out his awesome singing voice! Read More »

Emma Thompson as a stand-up comedian? New interviews with the “Love Punch” star


Lately Emma Thompson has been doing a number of interviews promoting her film "The Love Punch", and in anticipation of the film's US release tomorrow, she recently sat down with "Vanity Fair" and Reuters, where she discusses feminism, comedy, social media, and more. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe to feature in Logo “Trailblazer” program


Daniel Radcliffe has been heavily involved over the years supporting the Trevor Project and all the work it does to support LGBTQ youth. Logo has announced that will be producing a trailblazers special to celebrate and honor the work of LGBTQ activists. The program will features appearances from well-known faces, including Daniel Radcliffe. Read More »