There was certainly no shortage of Pottermania at this year’s LeakyCon, which took place from July 30 to August 3 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. Following up on our first recap of the event, here is a list of “Harry Potter” related memories we shared with our fellow attendees!
Byline: Tracey Wong
MuggleNet was in attendance at this year’s LeakyCon, which took place from July 30 to August 3 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. Here is a recap of our favorite moments and things we spotted at the convention!
To the delight of Kiwi Harry Potter fans, Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) and Robbie Jarvis (Young James Potter in the Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix movie) were in attendance for this year’s Armageddon Expo at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane over Labour Day weekend.
Yahoo! Movies has exclusively released a new trailer for the upcoming film The Bling Ring. Co-produced, written, and directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Sofia Coppola, The Bling Ring is based on a true story of a group of six teenagers who rob the homes of celebrities in the Los Angeles area.
As part of their first anniversary celebrations, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter has announced that they will be presenting Troll Week – a special feature exploring the fascinating world of trolls in the Harry Potter series.
Over the past few days, interviews with J.K. Rowling about her latest book, The Casual Vacancy, have been released by various media outlets.
J.K. Rowling discusses “The Casual Vacancy”, its potential for film adaptation, and more with USA Today
In a new interview conducted by USA Today, J.K. Rowling talked in-depth about what we can expect in her upcoming novel, The Casual Vacancy. The author also discussed her testimony at the Leveson inquiry, participation in the opening ceremony of the London Olympics, finishing the Harry Potter books, what she will publish next, and more.
The New Yorker magazine has just released a lengthy profile and interview with J.K. Rowling where she talks about her upcoming novel, The Casual Vacancy. The article provides several new details on the themes and characters of the story, and describes the reporter’s experience of reading the book for the first time in the New York offices of Little, Brown.
A new clip of the one-on-one conversation between J.K. Rowling and Steve Kloves from the upcoming Harry Potter Wizard’s Collection has been released online. This featurette is part of the documentary, Creating the World of Harry Potter – Part 7: Story, that is included with the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 section of the collection.