Eddie Redmayne, “Potter” Alumni Make List of Most Influential People


Upcoming "Fantastic Beasts" star Eddie Redmayne and a host of former "Potter" alumni are featured on the London Evening Standard's list of the Most Influential People in London. Redmayne made the top 25 in a 1,000-strong list, which also consists of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" producer Sonia Friedman, Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort), and Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge). Read More »

Goldsboro Books, Waterstones Offering Chance for Signed “Career of Evil”

Career of Evil US, UK Covers Revealed

"Career of Evil", the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, is set to be published in just a little over a month, and we couldn't be more excited! Well, okay, there's one thing that could possibly get us more excited - the chance to get a signed copy of the book! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 33: “J.K. Rowling’s Birthday Secret – Cormoran Strike and the Invisibility Cloak”

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"MuggleNet Academia"'s special J.K. Rowling birthday secret edition - "Cormoran Strike and the Invisibility Cloak" - is ready for download NOW! Read More »

Pre-order “Career of Evil” by Robert Galbraith Now!

Career of Evil US, UK Covers Revealed

There's nothing like the promise of a new J.K. Rowling book - or even a new Robert Galbraith book - to get us excited. Although "Career of Evil", the upcoming third installment about the private detective Cormoran Strike, isn't due until October, it is now available to pre-order in the US. Read More »

Will “Career of Evil” Parallel “Prisoner of Azkaban” Format? The Hogwarts Professor Says YES!

Career of Evil US, UK Covers Revealed

The Cormoran Strike mystery series by Rowling's alter ego, Robert Galbraith, poses some striking resemblances to the Hogwarts Saga. Hogwarts Professor and MuggleNet Academia co-host, John Granger, shares his analysis and predictions of the third book, 'Career of Evil.' Read More »

Release date, cover, and plot overview revealed for Robert Galbraith’s “Career of Evil”!

Career of Evil US, UK Covers Revealed

A little over a month ago we learned that Robert Galbraith's third Cormoran Stirke novel will be called "Career of Evil", and now we've got an exact release date, a short teaser of the plot, and the first images of the US and UK covers! Read More »

“The Casual Vacancy” Is Coming to DVD and Blu-Ray in US!


Just announced - "The Casual Vacancy" will be available on DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital HD in the US... and the great news is that we don't have long to wait! Read More »

J.K. Rowling is editing the next “Cormoran Strike” novel

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J.K. Rowling has revealed on Twitter that she, or rather Robert Galbraith, is currently in the process of editing the next book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil". Read More »

Social Roundup: Creativity, charity… and the weekend!

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After the buzz of MuggleNet Live! last weekend, it feels like this week has been particularly quiet on the social media front. All the same, the cast members have been up to all sorts of creative and charity projects - and for some it was all about getting to the weekend. Read More »

Title revealed for third Robert Galbraith book!


Earlier today, J.K. Rowling took to Twitter to tell the world that she - or rather, Robert Galbraith - has finished the third "Cormoran Strike" novel. Read More »

Jonny Campbell, director of “The Casual Vacancy”, reveals intriguing information about the series!

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Our friends over at recently had the chance to sit down with Jonny Campbell, the director of "The Casual Vacancy" TV adaption. Find out which actor Jonny was looking forward to working with and if they lived up to his expectations! Read More »

“The Casual Vacancy” DVD available to pre-order

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The BBC and HBO adaptation of J.K. Rowling's 2012 novel, "The Casual Vacancy", finished airing this week in the UK. The three-part miniseries was brought to a close on Sunday night and was followed by a tweet of approval from J.K. Rowling. Read More »

First clip from “The Casual Vacancy”: Word of Barry Fairbrother’s death spreads


Are you excited for the television adaptation of "The Casual Vacancy"? BBC has released the first clip from the series, and it features Howard Mollison (Sir Michael Gambon) as he learns of Barry Fairbrother’s death and quickly springs into action. Read More »

Watch the trailer for “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It's finally February, which means that it is just over two weeks until "The Casual Vacancy" finally premieres on television! As we get closer to the air date, BBC is finally releasing long-awaited new information about the show - including a trailer and an interview with screenwriter Sarah Phelps (which includes spoilers!). Read More »

UPDATED: Air date revealed for BBC’s “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It's been over two years since it was first announced that J.K. Rowling's first post-"Potter" novel, "The Casual Vacancy", would be turned into a mini-series by BBC, but with a new tie-in version of the cover just released and a teaser trailer available to view, we were hoping it wouldn't be much longer before we'd get to see the adaptation for ourselves - and that wish has finally been granted! 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 »

“The Casual Vacancy” featured in new BBC drama trailer!


At the beginning of the year, we wrote about our top five "Potter" things to look forward to in 2015. Among the many, many exciting things that are happening this year that are "Potter"- and J.K. Rowling-related is the TV serialization of J.K. Rowling's first adult novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Read More »

UPDATED: “The Cuckoo’s Calling” to be adapted by BBC

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J.K. Rowling has just announced via Twitter that the first Cormoran Strike novel, "The Cuckoo's Calling", written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, will be adapted as a TV drama on BBC One! Read More »

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” nominated for world-renowned lucrative prize


Robert Galbraith's novel "The Cuckoo's Calling" received a nomination for one of the richest literary prizes in the world! See what the book is up against! Read More »

First teaser image from BBC’s “The Casual Vacancy” adaptation released!

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Over the last few months, we've waited eagerly for more news on the upcoming adaptation of J.K. Rowling's novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Now, BBC has released the first official image from the adaptation. Read More »