We are sad to report that actor Terence Bayler, who portrayed the Bloody Baron in “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”, passed away last month at the age of 86.
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Join us on our re-watch of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1”. Don’t forget your sleeping bag!
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!
Who knew “Harry Potter” had such funny actors?! Three “Potter” actors have been named some of the most influential British comedians of all time. Click here to see where they rank!
In a new interview with “Varsity”, “Harry Potter” actor John Cleese – who portrayed Nearly Headless Nick – discusses the origins of his career in show business and his new novel, “So Anyway…”
As fall approaches, our “Harry Potter” cast are returning to familiar and favorite roles as we take a look at the new season of “Downton Abbey”, discuss possible Oscar noms, a return to Monty Python’s roots, and a first look at “Medea”!