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Warner Brothers creates new team to oversee “Potter” franchise

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Warner Brothers has announced a new team to oversee the "Harry Potter" franchise. The group, known as the Harry Potter Global Franchise Development team, will "develop and execute a high level strategic vision for the 'Harry Potter' brand." Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: The Wizarding World of Japan

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This week in the Potter-verse, Tom and Evanna were in Japan For the opening of the latest Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park. Evanna Lynch and Tom Felton at the opening of Japan’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter! pic.twitter.com/7Sy1F2kkvI — Potterhead (@_patronuspotter) July 15, 2014 And they weren’t the only ones in town. .@jk_rowling visits Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Japan! http://t.co/dUX8Ciqg3q http://t.co/X4tUbYCAP3 — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) July 16, 2014 Rowling didn’t hang around for long, however. She promptly jetted back to the UK for her first public appearance as Robert Galbraith, her crime writing alter ego. JK Rowling tells @valmcdermid she’s planning more Cormorant Strike books than there were Harry Potters #TOPCRIME2014 pic.twitter.com/SelAT36UNz — Colin Paterson (@ColinGPaterson) July 18, 2014 Already finished The Silkworm? Catch up on Emma’s latest project, now that the book has finally been released! Emma Watson’s next magical role: Kelsea in “The Queen of the Tearling” – http://t.co/sTxufU95KR http://t.co/k90ssIl4J5 #MuggleNetBlog — MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) July 19, 2014 If not that, then how about something from Rohan? In case you missed it – read an extract from my fantasy manuscript I published online last night http://t.co/So7JZhPUc8 — Rohan Gotobed (@Rohan_Gotobed) July 18, 2014 A heads up for any UK based ... Read More »

Updated: Coverage of the grand opening at Universal Studios Japan commences with a special report

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MuggleNet's special corespondent from Japan, Jay Mohri, attended a special preview engagement on Monday night to begin the celebration of the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan. Read More »

Magic, Mischief, and Madness: MuggleNet’s report from the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

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Did you miss the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley? Never fear! Our report will fill you in on all the excitement and magic! Read More »

Surviving a summer visit to Universal Orlando – A Floridian’s tips for a magical Wizarding World experience

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The grand opening of the WIzarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley is exactly one week away! Are you planning a trip to Orlando but finding yourself wondering what the Florida weather is like in the summer or looking for tips on how to get the most out of your visit? Here are just a few of a native Floridian's tips for surviving a summer visit to Universal Orlando! Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: Seventeen Years Later

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What consists of misguided Philosopher's Stone reviews, Neville in a party hat and a unicorn in traffic? The Potter Twitter Roundup of course. Check it out now! Read More »

Tom Felton talks the hidden gems of Diagon Alley and who he wants to play in a “Harry Potter” remake

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Who would Tom Felton want to play in a remake of the "Potter" series? Find out, plus check out Tom's tips for getting the most out of a visit to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley, right here! Read More »

Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Plus, tons of new interviews from the Diagon Alley preview!

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Is Matthew Lewis the new Ryan Gosling? Find out what he thinks, plus check out brand new interviews from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley right here! Read More »

Exciting new photos from Universal Studios Orlando

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"Attractions Magazine" has posted some exciting new photos of the Diagon Alley/London expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Read More »

MuggleNet Throwback: Universal Studios announces the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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It's 2007, and Universal Studios and Warner Brothers are dropping a theme park-sized bomb on us, much to our delight! Read More »

Vacation packages now available for Diagon Alley

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Universal Orlando Resort has released their first vacation packages for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Check out what the package includes here. Read More »

“USA Today” gets first look at Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley

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"USA Today" was given a first look at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley. Check out their video tour, plus new photos of the area right here. Read More »

New Prop Spotted in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade

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A new prop has appeared in the Hogsmeade Village of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Could this be one part of a brand new interactive experience at the theme park? Read More »

Universal Orlando raises pay as it adds new jobs for WWoHP

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Universal Orlando has said that they will be raising starting pay for employees beginning June 1. The resort is currently in the process of trying to fill hundreds of new openings, ahead of the impending opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley this summer. Read More »

Win the chance to be at the the grand opening of Diagon Alley!

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Do you want to be at the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley? Well, thanks to NBC's "Today", you could win the chance to be among the first to experience the new additions and attend the grand opening celebration! Read More »

New construction photos from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley expansion

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We have a ton of new construction photos showing the highly anticipated Diagon Alley expansion at Universal Orlando in Florida. The pictures highlight the progress that has been made at the site in the past few weeks alone. Read More »

Madame Puddifoot’s Tea Shop window and interior revealed at Universal Orlando!

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Pictures have been revealed of the new shop front for Madam Puddifoot's Tea Shop at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Orlando (Hogsmeade). The shop front, which reveals the window for the cozy tearoom Harry visits with Cho in "Order of the Phoenix", currently features an Easter cake for the holiday. The interior has also been revealed. Read More »