Happy Independence Day for all of our readers in the US! This week’s Casting News has us looking at upcoming films from some of our favorite “Harry Potter” alumni like Emma Thompson, Domhnall Gleeson, and even Jim Broadbent! Read on to discover what everyone is up to!
It’s taken us a bit of time to recover from the fun of our Expo Patronum event in London, but we’re back! This week, we learn about a slew of new stage roles, get our hands on a few trailers, and continue our efforts to find out exactly which character Domhnall Gleeson will be portraying in the new “Star Wars”! Read on for all the scoop on the latest roles for our favorite cast members!
Yesterday, a polar bear appeared in the middle of central London, taking a ride on the tube, as well as roaming through the city. The bear was also filmed crossing the river Thames, using the bridge that the Death Eaters infamously destroy in the film version of “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince”.
Sir Michael Gambon will soon be seen in “Fortitude”, the upcoming 12-episode series about a peaceful, remote Arctic town suddenly rocked by murder. In a new interview, Gambon speaks about his character, Henry, and also discusses how he got started in acting through theater.
You may remember a couple of months ago we posted a promotional video for “Fortitude”, the new television show that stars Sir Michael Gambon. We now bring to you a new interview just ahead of its release!
In our final Role Call of 2014, we look to the new year and some interesting projects on the calendar! From serious dramas to light-hearted musicals, the “Harry Potter” cast show no signs of taking it easy in 2015.
Michael Gambon talks Icelandic scenery in his new television series, “Fortitude”. The 12-part series is about a close-knit Arctic community, living in the town of Fortitude, whose lives are rocked by a dramatic, mysterious murder. This is the first violent crime to ever occur in the quiet town, and it exposes many of the residents’ secrets. Gambon plays Henry Tyson, a wildlife photographer who only has a few weeks left to live.
In the latest edition of MuggleNet Role Call, we find out which Harry Potter alum will be invading our televisions this fall, which long-awaited projects are slated for theatrical release, and which project has been placed on hold for the time being. Let’s dive into the latest casting news like Harry in the Black Lake during his second Triwizard task, shall we?