This week, one “Beasts” villain signs up for another monstrous role as a “Star Wars” villain strikes a pose and a handful of “Potter” actors make their fashionable entrance on the Cannes Film Festival circuit. Check out this week’s Casting News!
Wed, Jan 20
Sophie Thompson's birthday
Mafalda Hopkirk (DH1)
Thu, Jan 21
Harry visits the prefects' bathroom with the golden egg and solves the clue
Fri, Jan 22
Sir John Hurt's birthday (RIP)
- “Grindelwald doesn’t seem to understand the nature of things he considers simple.”
- February 19, 2008 – Confirmation that David Yates will be directing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is accidentally announced by author Lois Lowry.
Did You Know
- Minerva McGonagall had been briefly engaged to a Muggle at the age of 18 but broke off the engagement when she realized it would mean having to sacrifice her other ambitions.