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Potterhead Monique shares her “Potter”-filled bridal shower

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MuggleNet places a lot of focus on the fans of the "Harry Potter" series throughout our website. It is a place to share stories and ideas as well as keep up with the latest happenings in the wizarding world. Today, we share one of those special stories of "Potter"-themed weddings with Monique's unique bridal shower. Check it out! Read More »

Is Muggle Quidditch outgrowing “Harry Potter”?

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Over the last few years, the Muggle version of Quidditch has taken off, with the sport becoming more and more popular. There is the annual Quidditch World Cup as well as the annual conference of the International Quidditch Association. In a new article, which explores the future of Quidditch, as well as considering "Harry Potter" sites such as MuggleNet itself, the changes that are ahead for Quidditch are considered. Read More »

UPDATED: Rumor: New comedic role for Daniel Radcliffe

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A new rumored role for Daniel Radcliffe has emerged - take a look at the leaked pics from the set today! Read More »

July “Quibbler” Contest: Defend your house!

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New month, new "Quibbler" contest! Excited? If you like writing, reading, or arguing about "Harry Potter", and/or seeing your name on MuggleNet, you should be! Find out more about how writing a defense of your Hogwarts house could get you featured on the site. Read More »

New sneak peek of the latest episode of “Murder in the First”

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"Murder in the First" - the new TV series that stars Tom Felton - started back at the beginning of the month and is now on its fourth episode. Ahead of tonight's installment, here is a quick look to see what's in store. Read More »

New “What If” TV spot airs in UK

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A new TV spot has been released for Daniel Radcliffe's upcoming film, "What If". Check it out here! Read More »

MuggleNet fan to represent “Potter” on TV show “The Quest”!

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You may remember last year we posted that the makers of new TV show "The Quest" were looking for fans to take part. Well, one MuggleNet fan, Jim Curry, applied and has been picked to represent "Harry Potter" and Quidditch on the show! Read More »

Warwick Davis talks “Harry Potter”, “Star Wars”, and more in Reddit AMA

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Warwick Davis recently took part in a Reddit Ask Me Anything interview, where he discussed several of his past projects, including "Harry Potter", "Star Wars", and "Life's Too Short". He shared several interesting tidbits, including his all-time favorite role and his thoughts on the evolving appearance of Professor Flitwick! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 90: “Chapter of Lies” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series by discussing Chapter 13 of "Order of the Phoenix": "Detention with Dolores." Join hosts Kat, Caleb, Laura, and Michael as they sit through a couple rather horrible detention sessions with Harry in a kitten-filled office. Read More »

Universal Creative discusses technology used in creating the Wizarding World

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The creative team at Universal Studios recently revealed some interesting new details on the technology used at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Some exciting new technology has been put to use to make the Diagon Alley expansion even more amazing and magical than its Hogsmeade Village counterpart! Read More »

Hallmark’s 2014 “Harry Potter” ornament available soon!

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The "Harry Potter" keepsake ornament from Hallmark for 2014 has been revealed! Find out when it will be available. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe to host screening of “What If” in NYC!

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We recently posted several stills and a trailer for Daniel Radcliffe's upcoming film "What If". The film, which is a romantic comedy, is due out this August. If you're looking forward to seeing the film, are a huge Daniel fan, AND happen to be in New York at the beginning of July, then you'll want to get tickets to this special screening of "What If"! Read More »

West End’s “Skylight”, starring Bill Nighy, to be broadcast live to cinemas

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According to BroadwayWorld, the West End production of "Skylight", starring Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour), will be broadcast live to theaters via National Theatre Live. Read More »

NBC to air Diagon Alley special next week!

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We've been posting our own Diagon Alley reports all week, but it looks like there's even more to look forward to for fans itching to get a look inside Diagon Alley! NBC will be airing a special about the creation of the expansion next week, including a behind-the-scenes look at design and construction of the park! Read More »

Scholastic Store dedicating entire month of July to “Harry Potter”

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The Scholastic Store is dedicating the entire month of July to "Harry Potter"! Find out what cool events they will be holding here. Read More »

MuggleNet Throwback: The announcement of Pottermore

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There's always room for more "Harry Potter"! Maybe that's how they came up with the name. Take a look back at how Pottermore first got started in this week's Throwback! Read More »

Win tickets to the Studio Tour London film screenings this summer!

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Did you see our post recently announcing that the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter will be hosting a series of film screenings over the summer? Well, if you're already excited about the prospect of getting to watch the films at the studio themselves or planning to book your tickets, now is your chance to WIN a set of tickets to the screening of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" on Tuesday, August 5. Read More »

Diagon Alley Roundup – Part 3: The visitor’s experience

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ICYMI, MuggleNet was one of the lucky fan sites to host a sweepstakes that awarded one entrant four tickets to attend the VIP/media preview of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Our lucky winner was Letha, a wife and mother of two from Wyoming. This is her account of their whirlwind trip to Universal Orlando Resort. Read More »

“Forbes” on how “Harry Potter” fans are changing Hollywood

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"Harry Potter" fans already know that fandom can be used in a powerful way. It is clear from the success of the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) and the collective influence of "Harry Potter" fans that much can be achieved through the power of fandom. "Forbes" has published an article titled "How Harry Potter Fans Are Changing the World - and Hollywood," which explores the collective power of "Harry Potter" fans, the HPA, and Nerdfighters. The article also considers the achievements of the HPA and asks why fandom is changing the world. Read More »

New photos of Daniel Radcliffe from 2014 Logo TV Trailblazer Awards

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Daniel Radcliffe will appear tomorrow night on the 2014 Logo TV Trailblazer Awards to celebrate and honor the work of LGBTQ activists. Check out photos from the special right here! Read More »