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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 the 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 »

Role Call: It’s a new year!

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In our final Role Call of 2014, we look to the new year and some interesting projects on the calendar! From serious dramas to light-hearted musicals, the "Harry Potter" cast show no signs of taking it easy in 2015. 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 »

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 »

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 »

J.K. Rowling talks public image – and rugby! – in BBC “Woman’s Hour” preview

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We posted earlier this month about J.K. Rowling's takeover of the BBC Radio 4 program "Woman's Hour", which will air tomorrow, and leading up to the program's broadcast pieces of her interviews have been released to the media! Read More »

Casting Call for BBC and HBO’s “The Casual Vacancy” television series has commenced

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Casting Director Lucy Bevan ("Pirates of The Caribbean," "Nanny McPhee Returns," "Snow White and the Huntsman") is searching for young actors to play a number of roles in new BBC and HBO television series, "The Casual Vacancy," based on a novel by JK ROWLING. Read More »