Tag Archives: J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling, character killer?

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“To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.” Read More »

J.K Rowling’s “Very Good Lives” hits shelves in aid of Lumos

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The illustrated hardback of J.K. Rowling's Harvard University speech may not be published until tomorrow, but MuggleNet was offered a cheeky preview of the text. Read on! Read More »

J.K. Rowling tweets about her publishing experience

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J.K. Rowling tweeted to a few fans about her experience finding agents and publishers. Read More »

World Book Day inspires new world record from fans and joke from J.K. Rowling

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World Book Day inspires "Potter" fans to set world record and J.K. Rowling to announce she's writing a new book. 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 »

Role Call: Prison cells and tea parties!

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In this week's Role Call, Pettigrew is behind bars (finally!), Jason Isaacs dreams of more "Harry Potter", Daniel Radcliffe is set to shoot in Japan, and Professor Trelawney adds to her tea pot collection! Take a look at this week's casting news and find out all the latest on MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum! Read More »

Bryony Evens talks pushing for “Philosopher’s Stone” to get published!

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Our friends over at Always J.K. Rowling recently spoke with Bryony Evens, one of the first people to read the beginning chapters of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" before it had been published. They've shared their interview with Bryony so that the fans of Harry, Jo, and the "Potter" series can understand what it was like picking up that book, not knowing how much her life was about to change! Read More »

J.K. Rowling reveals new “Potter” tidbits on Twitter!

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It was a happy day indeed for "Potter" fans when J.K. Rowling joined Twitter - especially since for the past few months she's been more active than ever in responding to fan questions. And today, perhaps in honor of yesterday's Harry Potter Book Night, Jo has answered three "Potter" questions from fans! 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 »

Ten of the best Dumbledore quotes

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Albus Dumbledore indisputably has some of the best quotes of the "Harry Potter" series. His remarks range from inspirational to cleverly humorous and are always carefully crafted and witty. Here are ten of Dumbledore’s best quotes. Of course, there are far more than ten, but this list is just a start. Feel free to post some of your favorite quotes in the comments section. Read More »

J.K. Rowling biopic “Magic Beyond Words” coming to Chile

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J.K. Rowling fans in Chile will soon get the chance to watch the biopic that aired in 2011 on Lifetime, telling the story of how Jo created the "Harry Potter" universe and brought to life one of the most popular stories of our time! Read More »

MuggleNet Live! announces support of J.K. Rowling’s Lumos

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MuggleNet is proud to announce the sole charitable beneficiary for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, which takes place in London on April 18, 2015, as Lumos, the charity founded by J.K. Rowling that aims to end the institutionalization of children around the world. Read More »

100 days to Expo Patronum – A “Potter” convention like no other!

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There are only 100 days to go until MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum! We've said often enough that it's going to be a "Harry Potter" convention like no other, but what do we mean by that? Here's what your day could look like! Read More »

Our top five things “Potter” to look forward to in 2015

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Happy new year from all of us at MuggleNet! 2014 has been a remarkable year - but 2015 might be an even better one! In anticipation of the coming year, we've put together a list of the top "Potter"-related things we're looking forward to in 2015! Read More »

Diagon Alley, “The Silkworm”, and MuggleNet Live!: Expo Patronum – Our 2014 Year in Review

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It's that time of year again! MuggleNet looks back at all the ups and downs of "Potter" fandom in 2014 with our annual Year in Review. Read More »

“MuggleCast” #275: “Quarter Quell” now available!

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It's the end of 2014, and the "MuggleCast" boys (Andrew, Eric, and Micah) with special guest Selina Wilken are here to recap the biggest news stories of the year. While not the biggest year for news, several important indicators point toward an even more exciting 2015. Keeping that in mind, the hosts have a very special announcement on this episode regarding "MuggleCast"'s return to regular programming! 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 »

Christmas surprises coming to Pottermore

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Get into the festive spirit with brand new Christmas surprises coming to Pottermore! Read More »