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Julie Walters surprises students at Sandwell Academy

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Students and staff at Sandwell Academy were surprised when Julie Walters popped in for a surprise visit - take a look at some photos from the star's tour of the school house named in her honor! Read More »

Julie Walters on why she didn’t become a Hollywood star

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Julie Walters talks about why she chose to make her career in the UK and not Hollywood. Read More »

Role Call: Magical time of year

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It's that wondrous time of year when we look forward to the holidays, feasts, and presents. In addition to the presents you can win during our annual (and awesome!) Advent Calendar Giveaway this year, we'd like to think that bringing you all the Role Call news every week is a gift, as well. This week, we bring you movies on Blu-ray, red carpet interviews (with animal guests, too!), George Clooney at Downton, a US series featuring a Slytherin baddie that has been added to a UK fall lineup, a "Harry Potter" ginger gracing the cover of a major film magazine, and a poster of a certain blonde Fairy Godmother. If we could wrap it up in a bow and hand it to you, we would! Take a look at this week's Casting News! Read More »

Jim Broadbent discusses career and an unexpected hobby

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In a new interview, Jim Broadbent discusses his career in the film industry and his anti-establishmentarian attitude, as well as a most unexpected hobby. Read More »

UPDATED: BAFTA celebrates Julie Walters in “A Life in Television” event

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Update: Julie Walters will celebrate her acting career with BAFTA this month! The air date has been confirmed - find out when to set your DVR! Read More »

New documentary announced to celebrate the career of Julie Walters

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A new BBC2 documentary has been announced to celebrate the illustrious career of Julie Walters! Read More »

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: Fairy tale edition!

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After our adventures at LeakyCon in Florida this last week and meeting some of the "Harry Potter" cast, the staff at MuggleNet is even more excited about upcoming projects by our favorite actors and actresses! There's a lot to cover from the past few weeks, and we hope that you'll be just as anxious to hear all about the new roles our HP alumni have taken on. Take a look! Read More »

Role Call: Voldemort’s MI-5 Career is on Hold as Mad-Eye Joins Priesthood?

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Now that our O.W.L.s are taken and we have a moment to breathe a sigh of relief, let's take a look at what's happening this week for our favorite cast members! We have a few trailers, on-set film stills, a secret film project, and some rumored roles to discuss. Check it out! Read More »

Role Call: Rumors, Recordings, and Appearances

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In this week's Casting News, we've uncovered a rumor, a first look, some film stills and trailers for upcoming films, and a lyric video for a spoken word album to calm your Diagon Alley Preview week-induced over-excited nerves. Take a look at what's happening for "Potter" alum in this week's Role Call! 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 »

Role Call: Lily Potter is Dumbledore’s daughter?

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In this week's edition of Role Call, Michael Gambon gets Quirke-y with Geraldine Somerville, Cinderella's glass slipper gets a major upgrade, and we find one Hogwarts professor taking on the Nazi regime! All that and more in Casting News! Read More »

“Potter” stars triumph at 2014 BAFTA TV Awards

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Former "Potter" stars triumphed at this year's BAFTA TV Awards. Find out which awards they won here. Read More »

Julie Walters to receive BAFTA Fellowship

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Julie Walters is set to be given a prestigious BAFTA Fellowship next month. BBC News reports that Walters will be recognized for her contribution to film and TV, where she first gained recognition partnering with the comedian Victoria Wood in shows such as "Wood and Walters". 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 »