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!
Next month, Alan Rickman (Professor Snape) will take part in BAFTA’s series of “A Life in Pictures”. The event will take place on April 15 in London.
The BAFTA Awards took place last night, showcasing the best of British and worldwide film over the past year. The night itself was hosted by Stephen Fry (UK audio books) for the tenth year in a row, and there were plenty of “Potter” alumni present who were both nominated for awards and involved in presenting awards.
Back in September, we posted about the BAFTA lecture that Emma Thompson gave about her writing process. Now BAFTA has posted the full lecture online!
Julie Walters talks about why she chose to make her career in the UK and not Hollywood.