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Role Call: Jabberwockys and tigers, oh my!

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This week, we take another look at "Cinderella", learn some exciting casting news for "The Jungle Book", take some silly walks, and find out which television series has been granted a second season! All this and more in this week's edition of Casting News! Read More »

Role Call: Rumors, Release Dates, and Appearances Are Afoot!

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In the latest edition of MuggleNet Role Call, we find out which Harry Potter alum will be invading our televisions this fall, which long-awaited projects are slated for theatrical release, and which project has been placed on hold for the time being. Let's dive into the latest casting news like Harry in the Black Lake during his second Triwizard task, shall we? Read More »

Role Call: Veela Love Story, All Hail Queen Narcissa!

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In this week's Role Call, we find out how Narcissa Malfoy became queen, find Ollivander performing for charity, and how squib Filch wormed his way up to Professor status - All this and more in Casting News! Read More »

John Hurt talks about “Snowpiercer” role

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Back in May, we posted a trailer for John Hurt's (Mr. Ollivander) upcoming film, "Snowpiercer". Now, a new interview with the actor reveals some of his thoughts about his character in the film, and more. Read More »

Role Call: Searching, Singing, and Suffering – HP cast does it all!

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In this week's Casting News, former cast members search for the truth in Jerusalem, make a cameo in a sports-themed music video, and face a film legend - Al Pacino! Check it out! Read More »

John Hurt visits library and reads “Harry Potter” to school children

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John Hurt (Garrick Ollivander) paid a visit to the Belfry Primary School in Overstrand this week to mark the opening of their new library, and he even read a passage from "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" - find out all the details here. Read More »

Helena Bonham-Carter and David Bradley receive nominations for Critics’ Choice Television Awards

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Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange) and David Bradley (Argus Filch) both picked up nominations for the 2014 Critics' Choice Television Awards. Find out which awards they are up for here. Read More »

First trailer arrives for David Bradley’s newest TV project, “The Strain”

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The first trailer has been released for FX's upcoming horror series, "The Strain", which stars former "Potter" alumnus David Bradley (Argus Filch). Watch the trailer and find out when the show starts here. Read More »

Role Call: There’s a new ghost in town – who you gonna call?

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In this week's Role Call, Dobby and Umbridge get animated, Professor McGonagall is homeless, and Bill Weasley dances with someone other then Fleur! Check out what your favorite HP alum are up to in the latest edition of Casting News! Read More »

New trailer released for “Snowpiercer”, starring John Hurt

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A new "red-band" trailer has been released for "Snowpiercer", the new film starring John Hurt (Garrick Ollivander). Read More »

John Hurt shares stories of his childhood in new interview!

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In preparation for his appearance at the Derby Film Festival next week, John Hurt has given a new interview to the "Burton Mail" in which he discusses his early life and career influences. Read More »

John Hurt condemns cuts to arts, to visit Derby Film Festival

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John Hurt, who played Garrick Ollivander in the "Potter" films, has spoken out about the British government's recent cuts to culture. Hurt feels the arts should be protected from such cuts because they give people "a life." The British actor will also be making an appearance at this year's Derby Film Festival. Read More »

John Hurt wants YOU to vote for “Doctor Who” to win a BAFTA – video

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In this fun video, John Hurt, who recently appeared on "Doctor Who"’s 50th anniversary special, encourages fans to vote for "Doctor Who" for the BAFTA Television Awards, where "The Day of the Doctor" is nominated for the Radio Times Audience Award. Read More »

Role Call: Wormtail is a Sucker

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In this edition of Casting News, Dobby takes a job with the Stoke City Football Club, Wormtail becomes a sucker, Dolores Umbridge takes center stage in two theater productions, and Gary Oldman talks our ears off without saying anything. Read More »