“Harry Potter” and “Fantastic Beasts” may have the best creatures around, but our wizarding world favorites have been involved in plenty of other projects featuring mystical beings, and we’ve got two of those for you in 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)
Mon, Jan 25
Claudia Kim's Birthday
Nagini – FB
- “Do you know why I admire you, Newt? More, perhaps, than any man I know? You don’t seek power or popularity. You simply ask, is the thing right in itself? If it is, then I must do it, no matter the cost.”
- March 1, 2001 – Two schoolbooks from Harry Potter’s world – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages – are released. All the profits go to Comic Relief, a British charity.
Did You Know
- Nearly Headless Nick died on October 31, 1492, after being hit in the neck 45 times with a blunt ax.