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Role Call: Summer Thrills and Chills

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Welcome back to MuggleNet's weekly Casting News column! This week, we continue to adore David Tennant in all his geeky glory, get our first bit of news surrounding the return of "Peaky Blinders", and go on a prehistoric adventure with Eddie Redmayne. All that and more in this week's Role Call! Read More »

RUMOR: Did Hackers Leak Information About Ilvermorny?

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Ever since January, fans have been hoping for more information regarding Ilvermorny, the North American wizarding school. Initially, we hoped J.K. Rowling would reveal more about the school's location and structure in her new writings about magic in North America, but the school was barely mentioned at all. Now, apparently impatient, hackers have allegedly investigated Pottermore's source code to get new details. Read More »

What Are the Top Three Things on Matthew Lewis’s Bucket List?

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With the recent release of his first audible book, "Alien: Out of the Shadows", HuffPostUK managed to catch up with Matthew Lewis and ask him a few general life questions. Check out what they are here! Read More »

“SpeakBeasty” Episode 11: “HamilSquatch”

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Aaron, Elayna, Megan, and Shannen are here to debate the pros and cons of the "Fantastic Beasts" screenplay in book form, make accidental "Hamilton" references, and get back to talking about beasts that will probably haunt our listeners' dreams. Read More »

Alumni Roundup: Emma Watson Stuns at the Met Gala and Matt Lewis’s Stunning Moustache

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In this week's Alumni Roundup get ready to revisit Emma Watson's jaw-dropping, eco-friendly ensemble at the Met Gala, marvel at the return of Matt Lewis's best asset, and catch up on the gatherings of some of our favorite characters. Read More »

Dan Radcliffe Trades His Wand for Tech

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Daniel Radcliffe will be in the upcoming "Now You See Me 2" in the role of antagonist Walter. Dan has said that the character is a kind of anti-magician, but in the newest trailer, we see that instead of Harry's wand, this character seems more at home around the magic of technology! Read More »

Emma Watson, Emma Thompson Set to Appear on US “Red Nose Day”

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After debuting on US television last year, "Red Nose Day" is set to return for a two-hour NBC special on May 26, and not one, but two "Harry Potter" cast members will be making an appearance! Read More »

Gruellingly Nauseating and Onerous MuggleNet Exercise – Mother’s Day

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Get ready to prove your trivia prowess and celebrate some of the most loved, hated, and notorious mothers of the wizarding world with this latest edition of our GNOMEs. Read More »

Poster Giveaway Launched for Daniel Radcliffe’s “Swiss Army Man”!

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Don't miss out on an exciting poster giveaway from the production company behind Daniel Radcliffe's "Swiss Army Man"! Read More »

After Designing for “Fantastic Beasts”, MinaLima Claim 1920s as Their Favorite Era

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A new graphic design offering from MinaLima was one of the first pieces of news released after we learned that "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" would become a film trilogy. In the years since, we've anxiously waited to find out just exactly what happens to Newt in New York City - but we've also been excited to get a glimpse of how "Potter" alumni Eduardo Lima and Miraphora Mina dream up the graphic design of the 1920s wizarding world. Read More »

Colin Farrell Says He’s Not Sure If He’s Returning for “Fantastic Beasts” Sequels

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Colin Farrell, who is playing the Auror Graves in the eagerly anticipated "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", recently gave an interview saying that he has not yet seen any of the film and claiming that he doesn’t know whether his role will continue in the planned sequels. Read More »

Role Call: The Doctor is In … AGAIN.

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Welcome to MuggleNet's weekly Casting News column, where we explore all the happenings with the cast and crew of the "Potter" films! This week, we get the inside scoop on what it feels like to play a spy, find out that Sirius Black is really a vampire, and celebrate with the Tenth Doctor as he becomes a Doctor again! All that and more in MuggleNet's Role Call! Read More »

MuggleNet’s YALC Potter Party is Back for 2016!

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We're so happy to be returning to YALC for another Potter Party this year! After the success of last year's fun-filled hour, we just couldn't stop ourselves from planning an entire day of "Potter" games, activities, and general wizarding goodness for you all to enjoy. After all, it is Harry's birthday. Read More »

Emma Watson Interviews Geena Davis to Discuss Feminism, Sexism in Hollywood

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Emma Watson, who in recent years has made raising awareness about feminism a priority in her public life, recently interviewed Geena Davis for "Interview" magazine. Besides being an actress herself, Geena Davis is the founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, an organization that collects statistics about gender representation in children's media. Read More »

MinaLima to Release New “Harry Potter” Stationery Offerings

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The graphic design duo behind the "Harry Potter" films has announced some magical new stationery offerings! Check out the new additions here! Read More »

Signed Photos of Rupert Grint, Gary Oldman to Be Auctioned Off for Charity

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Signed photographs of former "Potter" alumni Rupert Grint, Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy), and Sir Michael Gambon (Professor Albus Dumbledore) have been put up for auction by the Neurofibromatosis Network, a national non-profit company whose mission is to provide services to the NF community and promote federal funding for NF research. The photographs are being auctioned as part of the celebrity charity auction, Doodle 4 NF. Read More »

“Fantastic Beasts” Production Designer Discusses the Salem Memorial

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Today, Pottermore shared an interview with "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" production designer Stuart Craig. In the interview, Craig discussed the creation of MACUSA for "Fantastic Beasts", which we have seen featured in the recently released trailer. Read More »

“Fantastic Beasts” Screenplay to Be Published as a Book!

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Much of the community has been excited by the prospect of a "Harry Potter" universe film that isn't adapted from a previously published book - if the story was originally intended for the screen, we don't have to worry about them not getting our favorite parts right. Now, in an unexpected move, Pottermore has announced that Little, Brown UK and Scholastic will be publishing the screenplay for "Fantastic Beasts" as a book. Read More »

A Magical Offer from Alivan’s, Makers of Fine Handcrafted Wands!

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From our friends over at Alivan's Master Wandmakers comes a great deal for MuggleNet readers! Starting today, and good up to the first 200 wands sold, Alivan's is offering wands at up to 50% off! Find out how you can take advantage of this magical deal by clicking here! Read More »

Emma Watson Discusses the “Deeper Layer” of Her Movie “Regression”

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In readiness of its DVD/Blu-ray release, "Entertainment Tonight" has an exclusive interview of "Regression", a thriller starring Emma Watson and David Thewlis. Read More »