It’s that time of the week again! Want to find out which one of your favorite “Harry Potter” alum are in the upcoming animated film “Trolls”? Feel like living in a van with Dame Maggie Smith? We’ve got it all here in this week’s Role Call!
Last night, the annual Olivier Awards, which celebrate achievements in theater, took place in London, UK. The night saw huge success for Imelda Staunton (Professor Umbridge), alongside some other familiar names.
Imelda Staunton (Professor Dolores Umbridge) and Sir Kenneth Branagh (Professor Gilderoy Lockhart) have both received nominations for the 2016 Olivier Awards. Other nominees include Sophie Thompson (Mafalda Hopkirk in “Deathly Hallows – Part 1”), Jamie Parker (Harry in “Cursed Child”) and Sonia Friedman (Producer of “Cursed Child”).
In this week’s Casting News, Kenneth Branagh experiences a huge success with his theatre company, Domhnall Gleeson is given an unconventional title, and Stephen Fry is celebrated. All that and more in MuggleNet’s Role Call!
Sir Kenneth Branagh (Gilderoy Lockhart) has been honored with the prestigious Pragnell Shakespeare Birthday Award! He has also announced a year-long run at the Garrick Theatre. Find out which show he will be directing and starring in here!
It’s an exciting week for “Harry Potter” fans – we’ve got tons of new roles to announce including TWO new Special Guests for MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum, a music video starring Snape (who knew he could carry a tune?), another villainous role for a previous Doctor, new clips and trailers, and a look at new art from Diagon Alley artist Michael Curry and his design team. All that and more in this week’s Role Call!
Sun, Jun 4
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie (US)
Trio goes through the trapdoor
Mon, Jun 5
Draco Malfoy's birthday
Tue, Jun 6
Jason Isaacs's birthday
Wed, Jun 7
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (previews begin in London)
Thu, Jun 8
Anthony Boyle's birthday
Scorpius Malfoy (CC – London and New York)
Gryffindor wins the House Cup for first time in seven years
Fri, Jun 9
James Newton Howard's birthday
Peter Pettigrew is revealed as an Animagus; Sirius and Buckbeak escape