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!
Tagged: Dame Maggie Smith
On March 31, a private event was held at the National Liberal Club, honoring the winners of the 2015 Critic’s Circle Award. Among the worthy candidates was Dame Maggie Smith who was being presented the Critics’ Circle Award for Services to the Arts. Join us as we congratulate Maggie Smith and count down her top five best performances.
Do you have a headache from taking your O.W.L.’s? Why not grab some pumpkin juice and take a break with us as we discover the next roles and projects the “Harry Potter” cast will be involved with? In this edition, Nymphadora sings, Lucius is up to his old tricks, and Tom Riddle actually runs from inferi rather than controlling them! All that and more in this week’s Role Call!
We’re all over the entertainment map in today’s Role Call – we’ve got aliens, British aristocrats, zombie apocalypse survivors, saucy ladies, and singing squires to tell you about! Take a peek at the latest characters and projects our Harry Potter alumnus will be tackling soon!
This week, our worst fears regarding the end of “Downton Abbey” might be soothed by some news from the series creator, we get our first look at the “Pixels” trailer, and see what projects our favorite cast and crew members have signed up for! Take a look!
Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge) has been nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actress for her performance in David Lindsay-Abaire’s “Good People”. The David Hare play “Skylight”, which stars Bill Nighy and is set to open on Broadway later this week, also picked up a nomination for Best Revival. Find out more here.
As fans and MuggleNet staff are dreaming about the fun they’ll have at MuggleNet’s Expo Patronum this April in London, this week’s Casting News highlights events and films taking place in the UK! From Ireland to London, “Harry Potter” cast have the UK covered. Take a look at where your favorite cast members are currently appearing in the coming months!