In this week’s Casting News, our “Potter” cast tells us a variety of tales: the little Christmas carrot who could, a comic book villain brought to life through motion capture, a new (maybe?) character appears in the “Star Wars” franchise, and finally someone puts Aunt Petunia out of her misery! All that and more in this week’s MuggleNet Role Call!
- Sun, Dec 6
- Edward Tudor-Pole's birthday
- Newt Scamander disembarks from a steamship in New York harbor
- Rubeus Hagrid's birthday
- Jack Thorne's birthday
- Mon, Dec 7
- Henry Shaw, Jr. is killed
- Wed, Dec 9
- Imogen Heap's birthday
- Thu, Dec 10
- Hermione steals Polyjuice Potion ingredients
- Sir Kenneth Branagh's birthday
- Ronan Raftery's birthday
- Fri, Dec 11
- Rita Skeeter interviews Hagrid
- Sat, Dec 12
- Charlie Weasley's birthday
- Bill Nighy's birthday
- “Pity you can’t attach an extra arm to yours [broom], Malfoy. Then it could catch the Snitch for you.”
- December 11, 2007 – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is released on DVD in the United States, a whole month after fans in the United Kingdom got their hands on it.
Did You Know
- The Ripley Scroll (England, 1570) teaches readers how to create the philosopher’s stone.