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This “Potter” wedding came complete with a gift from an iconic character in the series

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Amber and Dan rocked the Gryffindor colors at their themed wedding and received a special memento from an iconic Slytherin character. Be sure to check out their celebrations if you want ideas for throwing a fabulous "Potter" event. Read More »

CONFIRMED: Emma Watson to star in live-action “Beauty and the Beast”!

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It has been confirmed today that Emma Watson will be staring in a live-action version of the Disney movie "Beauty and the Beast". Read More »

SAG Award winners announced, including “Downton Abbey” and “How to Get Away with Murder”

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The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards took place this weekend in Los Angeles. A notable number of "Potter" alumni were involved in projects that were nominated, and there were several "Potter" winners on the list. Read More »

UPDATED: Warner Bros. Studio Tour unveils new expansion!

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We've all been trying our best to figure out the riddles and clues that have been coming this week from the team at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter regarding their latest expansion. Finally, however, the clues have all made sense, and the secret has been unveiled! Read More »

Imelda Staunton picks favorite Sondheim song

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You might know that Imelda Staunton (Professor Umbridge) is currently starring in "Gypsy", a Stephen Sondheim musical that is due to return to London's West End this March. In a new interview, Imelda picked her favorite Sondheim song and explained her reasons why. Read More »

Jason Isaacs’s “Stockholm, Pennsylvania” premieres at Sundance, plus new promotional video for “Dig”!

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Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) has had a number of projects in the works. His latest film, "Stockholm, Pennsylvania", has premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and his upcoming mini-series, "Dig", has a new promo! Read More »

Emma Watson launches IMPACT 10x10x10 for UN Women

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Emma Watson delivers a new speech as a Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women, announcing IMPACT 10x10x10, a follow-up campaign to HeForShe, which plans to challenge institutions and individuals to make concrete commitments to gender equality. Read More »

Into the Pensieve: Reading “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”

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MuggleNet staffers recall their first time reading the book that started it all, ahead of Bloomsbury's upcoming #HarryPotterBookNight. Read More »

Video: Domhnall Gleeson talks special effects on “Ex Machina”

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Last month we brought to you a new clip and featurette from Domhnall Gleeson's new film, "Ex Machina". The film has now hit theaters throughout the UK, and RTÉ Ten has just released an interview with Domhnall himself (Bill Weasley), who talks in detail about working on said film. Read More »

Introducing Leviosa! convention for 2016

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A new "Harry Potter" convention is coming to the Las Vegas area in July 2016. Introducing Leviosa! With programming divided into six diverse tracks, there is sure to be something for each "Harry Potter" fan. Find out more here! Read More »

Five reasons why Expo Patronum is worth your hard-earned cash!

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With all of the amazing conventions that take place every year, we know it can be a hard decision choosing which one to attend. So these are the top five reasons why we believe you should choose us! Read More »

Tom Felton sorts other celebrities into Hogwarts houses!

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Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and even Kim Kardashian and Kanye West weren't exempt when Tom Felton sorted fellow celebrities into Hogwarts houses in an interview with "Huffington Post"! Read More »

Video: New interview on Sir Michael Gambon’s “Fortitude”

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You may remember a couple of months ago we posted a promotional video for "Fortitude", the new television show that stars Sir Michael Gambon. We now bring to you a new interview just ahead of its release! Read More »

New images show progress at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Studios Hollywood

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Check out the latest construction photos for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood! Read More »

Emma Watson to speak at UN Women press conference tomorrow

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Emma Watson made headlines back in September with her speech at the United Nations announcing the UN's HeforShe initiative, a presentation for which she has received many accolades. Read More »

David Tennant honored at the National Television Awards

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Congratulations to David Tennant on receiving the Special Recognition Award at the National Television Awards last night! Read on to see which other "Potter" alumni were there. Read More »

New BBC One tie-in edition of “The Casual Vacancy” released!

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A new edition of J.K. Rowling's "The Casual Vacancy" was released by publisher Little, Brown and Company today, to serve as a tie-in to the upcoming BBC One miniseries! Check out the new cover here! Read More »

Fan Art of the Week: “Deathly Hallows” characters

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A few prominent characters that took part in the final series face off is this week’s featured fan art creation. With its theme centering around good vs. evil, take a peek at what this fan’s interpretation looks like. Read More »

“Potter” stars’ “Paddington” statues help raise over $1.4 million for charity!

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We previously posted that "Potter" stars Emma Watson and Julie Waters, as well as British audiobook narrator Stephen Fry, had designed bears for the Paddington Trail, a charity effort where celebrities designed bears that were placed around London and later auctioned for charity. In December, "Potter" producer David Heyman, who also served as the producer for "Paddington", hosted an auction at Christie's to auction off 15 of these lively statues to benefit the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. An additional online auction was also hosted, together raising over $1.4 million for the charity. Read More »

Emma Thompson announced as London’s TB ambassador

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The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has appointed a TB ambassador to raise awareness of the disease, and it's none other than former "Potter" actress Emma Thompson! Read More »