This week’s Casting News features an honorary degree for an accomplished actress, a television renewal, two one-night events, support for marriage equality… and more! Check it out right here!
- Sat, Dec 7
- Henry Shaw, Jr. is killed
- Mon, Dec 9
- Imogen Heap's birthday
- Tue, Dec 10
- Sir Kenneth Branagh's birthday
- Ronan Raftery's birthday
- Hermione steals Polyjuice Potion ingredients
- Wed, Dec 11
- Rita Skeeter interviews Hagrid
- Thu, Dec 12
- Bill Nighy's birthday
- Charlie Weasley's birthday
- Fri, Dec 13
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard sells at auction for $4 million
- “Sir, I wondered what you know about . . . about Horcruxes?”
- July 16, 2009 – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film breaks records to have the highest grossing first 24 hours of all time.
Did You Know
- Natalie McDonald, who appeared in Harry Potter and Goblet of Fire, was based on a real girl J.K. Rowling knew who was dying of leukemia. She wrote to J.K. Rowling asking what was going to happen in the next Harry Potter book as she would not live long enough to read it.