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Trailer Released for Daniel Radcliffe’s “The Gamechangers”

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The trailer for Daniel Radcliffe's "The Gamechangers", the film based on the "Grand Theft Auto" gaming franchise, has been released. Radcliffe will play Sam Houser, co-founder of Rockstar Games, the company responsible for the creation of the series and other games. Read More »

Social Roundup: And on the News tonight….

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In this week's roundup, it is business as usual for our "Potter" friends. Read More »

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

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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 »

BBC sued over Daniel Radcliffe’s “Game Changer”

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Rockstar Games, developer of the massively popular "Grand Theft Auto" video game series, has brought a case against BBC for its film production detailing the legal battle between the original game developer and a US lawyer. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe begins filming “Game Changer” in South Africa

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Daniel Radcliffe has begun filming for the upcoming BBC drama "Game Changer". The factual drama will explore the court battles between "Grand Theft Auto" developer Rockstar and Miami lawyer Jack Thompson, as well as the cultural significance of the franchise. Check out the first set pictures from South Africa here. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe hosts “Have I Got News for You”

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Daniel Radcliffe once again took the host's seat on popular BBC panel show "Have I Got News for You". Daniel's episode kicked off the new series, which takes a look at the week's news in a humorous way. Read More »

Toby Jones and Gemma Jones land BAFTA nominations

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Toby Jones (voice of Dobby) and Gemma Jones (Madam Pomfrey) are among the actors who have been nominated for 2015 BAFTA TV awards. Both actors secured nominations for their performances in the BBC Two TV movie "Marvellous", which aired in the UK last year. Read More »

Daniel Radcliffe among guest hosts for UK quiz show

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Daniel Radcliffe is returning to host the premiere of a popular quiz show in the UK - get all the details here! Read More »

Natalia Tena’s “The Refugees” nearing television premiere!

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We are getting closer to the premiere of Natalia Tena's "The Refugees"! Click here to see character photos and a teaser trailer, and hear what the executive producer has to say about the series. 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 »

Tom Felton on his new documentary and being in Gryffindor

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How did Tom Felton react to being Sorted into Gryffindor? Read on to find out, as well as learn more about his new super fan documentary. Read More »

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

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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 »

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 »