Maggie Smith and Leonardo DiCaprio shared a kiss on Valentines Day?! Say What?! A lot of projects are in the works this week as well, with Stephen Fry, Toby Jones, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, and so many more about to step in front of the camera. See what our favorite “Harry Potter” alum are up to in MuggleNet’s weekly Role Call!
Dame Maggie Smith has just finished her run in “Downton Abbey” as the formidable Dowager Countess of Grantham, and the final season is about to begin airing in the US. In a new interview with NPR, Smith reflects on the lines she had in “Downton Abbey”, being recognized across the world for her role as the Dowager, and growing as a character actor.
Just over two weeks ago, we were excited to learn that J.K. Rowling was going to take part in her second ever Robert Galbraith interview to speak about her new book, “Career of Evil” (she spoke as Galbraith last year at the Harrogate Crime Festival). The interview, on BBC Radio 2 with Simon Mayo, took place today, November 2 and coincided with another interview on NPR.
Have you ever been curious about how Daniel Radcliffe feels about fans associating him with their childhood? Have you wondered what sort of “Harry Potter” memorabilia he keeps at home? He answers these questions and many more on a recent episode of NPR’s “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!”