Breaking news occurs right in the middle of this brand new episode of “MuggleCast”, the original “Harry Potter” podcast. Micah, Andrew, and Eric speculate what the latest “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” information may mean, just when – surprise, surprise! – a journalist on Twitter shines a guiding light. JKR is up to her usual tricks of misdirection, and your hosts tackle some of the “biggest questions never asked” and play some Make the Music Connection! All that and more on our latest episode!
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)
- “Hello, Harry Potter. My name is Tom Riddle. How did you come by my diary?”
- December 21, 2004 – In a joint press release, Scholastic and Bloomsbury announce that the sixth Harry Potter book will be released at midnight BST on July 16, 2005. The suggested retail price is $29.99 in the United States and £16.99 in the United Kingdom. Bloomsbury says it will be “a bit shorter” than Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
Did You Know
- In early drafts, the Malfoy surname was variously Smart, Spinks, and Spungen.