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!
- Tue, Dec 10
- Hermione steals Polyjuice Potion ingredients
- Ronan Raftery's birthday
- Sir Kenneth Branagh's birthday
- Wed, Dec 11
- Rita Skeeter interviews Hagrid
- Thu, Dec 12
- Charlie Weasley's birthday
- Bill Nighy's birthday
- Fri, Dec 13
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard sells at auction for $4 million
- Sat, Dec 14
- Madeline Francis's Birthday
- Sun, Dec 15
- Ralph Ineson's birthday
- “Kicked out of Hogwarts for endangering human life with a beast. Yet one of your teachers argued strongly against your expulsion. I wonder, what makes Albus Dumbledore so fond of you, Mr. Scamander?”
- October 25, 2002 – Richard Harris, the actor who played Albus Dumbledore in the first two Harry Potter films, dies of Hodgkin’s disease. His role as Dumbledore is replaced a few months later by Michael Gambon.
Did You Know
- Harry Potter’s birthday is July 31, 1980. J.K. Rowling’s birthday is also July 31 but in 1966.