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“Alohomora!” Episode 96: “Back Off, Zacharias” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series by journeying through Chapter 18 of "Order of the Phoenix". MuggleNet journalist and frequent "Alohomora!" commenter Ali Wood joins hosts Caleb, Kat, and Michael to discuss Chapter 18, "Dumbledore's Army." Be careful - they're practicing the Stunning Spell! Read More »

Trailer for “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” arrives

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The first trailer for "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" has been released. The sequel to 2012's sleeper hit stars Dame Maggie Smith (Minerva McGonagall) and Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour). Check it out here. Read More »

Lumos’s annual report: “Lumos by Numbers”

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We recently posted some extracts from Lumos's annual review for 2013. Now, the charity has released an infographic, recording in numbers what the charity has achieved in 2013. Read More »

“What If”: Daniel Radcliffe on the promotion trail – plus interview on “Seth Meyers”!

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Daniel Radcliffe has been busy recently promoting new movie "What If" on TV, in print interviews, and more. Here's a roundup of some of the recent highlights! Read More »

Universal celebrated one millionth ride on the Hogwarts Express!

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It's been almost exactly one month since the official opening of Diagon Alley at Universal Studios in Florida, but the park is already celebrating a major milestone! Read More »

New “Underdogs” clip released

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Back in June, we reported the release of the first trailer for Rupert Grint's new animated movie "Underdogs". Now, we bring to you a new clip from the film. Read More »

“What If” soundtrack now available

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With Daniel Radcliffe’s "What If" just about to hit theaters, the film’s soundtrack is now available! The score was created by A.C. Newman of the band The New Pornographers, and a number of other artists are featured. Read More »

August “Quibbler” Contest: Is Hogwarts a bad school?

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On your marks, get set, write! Get ready for August's "Quibbler" contest. Want to see your writing featured on MuggleNet? Send us an editorial about Hogwarts, and you could be published in the "Quibbler"! Click here to find out more. Read More »

RUMOR: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” sequel release dates set

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Did Warner Bros. just spill the beans on the release dates for the much-anticipated "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" trilogy? Read More »

FLASH GIVEAWAY: Win a “Noah” prize pack!

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FLASH (flood) GIVEAWAY! Win a "Noah" promotional prize pack, including a copy of the feature film on Blu-ray! It's 24 hours only, so enter now! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 95: “Live at LeakyCon Orlando” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", was live from LeakyCon Orlando this past weekend for a great special episode! Join Caleb, Eric, Kat, Laura, Michael, and Noah, along with the live audience, as we discuss J.K. Rowling moving forward with the "Harry Potter" canon! Read More »

Jim Broadbent discusses his career at film club Q&A

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At a recent Q&A, which took place at Louth Film Club, Jim Broadbent (Horace Slughorn) discussed his long and successful acting career but told the audience that when he attended school, acting was just something he fantasized about. Read More »

Fan Art of the Week: Goblet of Fire sculpture

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There's always something special when a fan can recreate a look-alike prop piece from a movie. This life-sized commissioned Goblet of Fire is a real treat for the eyes. Check it out now! Read More »

Brendan Gleeson talks “Calvary”, dying on screen, and why he didn’t want to do “Harry Potter”

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Brendan Gleeson discusses some of his most recognizable characters, from Alastor "Mad-Eye" Moody to his newest role as Father James in "Calvary." Read More »

J.K. Rowling writes personal letter to Cassidy Stay

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We posted last month about the remarkable resilience of Cassidy Stay, the 15-year-old who witnessed the murder of her entire family and went on to quote Dumbledore at their memorial service. Now, J.K. Rowling has sent a special letter to this very brave girl. Read More »

MuggleNet Exclusive: Bloomsbury reveals new Jonny Duddle back cover images

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As I'm sure you're aware, Bloomsbury is reprinting the "Harry Potter" novels with new covers illustrated by Jonny Duddle. Last week, we were able to reveal to you the final four new covers, as well as an exclusive interview with Jonny. Now here at MuggleNet we are delighted to be able to exclusively reveal to you the back cover images for all seven books! Read More »

J.K. Rowling fights to improve conditions for world’s orphaned children

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J.K. Rowling comments on the need to improve the conditions of the world's orphaned children in a new review of her charity, Lumos. Read More »

Hop on the Hogwarts Express to visit Hogsmeade film location

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Want to take a ride on the Hogwarts Express to the real Hogsmeade station where "Sorcerer's Stone" was filmed? Find out more here! Read More »

First pictures emerge from the set of “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It was just about two months ago that we posted the cast list for the long-awaited adaptation of "The Casual Vacancy", and now the first pictures from the set have arrived! The images feature Sir Michael Gambon, Julia McKenzie, Hetty Banes, Keely Forsyth, Abigail Lawrie, and Rory Kinnear! Read More »

Changes announced for LeakyCon!

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As this year's LeakyCon came to a close on Sunday, the organizers announced some changes for next year’s LeakyCon at the closing ceremony. Read More »