Are you a fan of “Harry Potter” and “Hamlet”? Do you enjoy the magic of spells and the magic of iambic pentameter? Then have you ever been curious about which House your favorite Shakespearean character was Sorted into?
Do you have a headache from taking your O.W.L.’s? Why not grab some pumpkin juice and take a break with us as we discover the next roles and projects the “Harry Potter” cast will be involved with? In this edition, Nymphadora sings, Lucius is up to his old tricks, and Tom Riddle actually runs from inferi rather than controlling them! All that and more in this week’s Role Call!
This week, our worst fears regarding the end of “Downton Abbey” might be soothed by some news from the series creator, we get our first look at the “Pixels” trailer, and see what projects our favorite cast and crew members have signed up for! Take a look!
In this week’s edition of Role Call, one member of the Weasley family helps Michael Caine on a bus ride, Scrimgeour reads some poetry, and Professor Sprout gives up her Hogwarts job for a supermarket gig! All that and more in Casting News!
Sir Kenneth Branagh (Professor Lockhart) has worn a variety of hats in his career, including acting on stage and in film, as well as writing and directing. So it is perhaps surprising to learn that Branagh has never acted on stage in New York. This summer, he is to make his New York debut in a staging of “Macbeth”. In a new interview, Branagh has spoken about putting on the play, the setting, and much more.
Sir Kenneth Branagh, who played Gilderoy Lockhart in “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets”, is to make his New York stage debut in an immersive production of Macbeth at the Park Avenue Armory.