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Rupert Grint To Star In Tv Re-make Of 'Snatch'

Harry Potter star Rupert Grint is to feature in a TV re-make of Guy Ritchie’s hit British gangster film Snatch.Scottish actor Dougray Scott and ‘Gossip Girl’s Ed Westwick are also set to play prominent roles...

Are Three New 'Harry Potter' Books Coming Our Way Next Month?

After the success of West End play Harry Potter And The Cursed Child and the forthcoming release of film Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, Potter fans already have plenty to keep them going....

Jk Rowling Wades Into Row Over Magic Shop Owner Banning Harry Potter Fans From Buying Wands

JK Rowling has leapt to the defence of Harry Potter fans who claim they’ve been banned from a wand shop in Huddersfield because they are not real wizards.Early last week, a story broke in The...

'Harry Potter' Book With Small Typo Goes Up For Auction At £20,000

A rare edition of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone is expected to fetch more than £20,000 when it goes to auction in November at Bonhams. The book contains a small, barely noticeable typo and...

Nbc Buys Rights To Air 'Harry Potter' And 'Fantastic Beasts' Movies

NBCUniversal has acquired the rights to air the Harry Potter movies in the US, as well as the upcoming Fantastic Beasts series from owners Warner Bros. The television rights were previously held by Disney in...

Magic Shop Bans Harry Potter's Muggle Fans From Buying Wands

A magic shop selling wands and accessories to real life witches and wizards has banned Harry Potter fans from buying their products because they are not suitable for muggles. Mystical Moments in Huddersfield has had...

'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' Book Set To Break Sales Records

Although JK Rowling has already declared that it will be the final chapter in the ‘Harry Potter’ series, she might be tempted to think twice after reports of sales of the newly-released ‘The Cursed Child’...

Why We Refuse To Believe Jk Rowling When She Says There'll Be No More 'Harry Potter' Books

'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' is dominating theatre news this summer, and now those who didn't manage to get a ticket for parts 1 and 2 of the play have probably got their copy...

Jk Rowling 'Done' Writing About Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling has confirmed she is ''done'' writing about Harry Potter. The 51-year-old author - who has become a multimillionaire after writing the book series - admitted new play 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'...

Jk Rowling Thanks 'Harry Potter' Fans For Keeping 'The Cursed Child's' Secrets

JK Rowling has praised fans of Harry Potter for keeping the secrets of West End play The Cursed Child. The play held its gala opening in London on Saturday, ahead of the paperback version of...

Critics Feel The Magic With 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' In The West End

Critics have been dazzled by the magic of West End play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The play, written by Jack Thorne and based on a story by Thorne, director John Tiffany, and author...

Eddie Redmayne Cast In The Last Days Of Night

Eddie Redmayne is to star in 'The Last Days of Night'.The 34-year-old actor has signed a deal to appear in director Mortum Tyldum's new movie which focuses on the ''War of Currents'' between Thomas Edison...

Reading 'Harry Potter' Books Could Mean You're Less Likely To Support Donald Trump

The comparison between Donald Trump and Lord Voldemort has been made many times in the run up to the US election, but a new study has shown that Harry Potter fans are indeed less likely...

Emma Watson Sees 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child', Meets Noma Dumezweni

What’s the only thing better than Hermione from Harry Potter? Two Hermiones, that’s what, and the two actresses who have portrayed the character met backstage at a show of new play ‘The Cursed Child’, with...

Ralph Fiennes: Daniel Craig Is The Definitive James Bond

Ralph Fiennes thinks Daniel Craig is the definitive James Bond.The 53-year-old actor played M opposite current 007 Craig in the last two movies, 'Skyfall' and 'Spectre', and admits he has been very impressed with his...

Daniel Radcliffe Found Ralph Fiennes "Genuinely Intimidating" On 'Harry Potter' Set

Daniel Radcliffe answered a number of questions from young ‘Harry Potter’ fans, and has revealed which actor used to scare him most while he was filming.The British actor, currently starring in Swiss Army Man, fielded...

Daniel Radcliffe Wants To See 'Harry Potter' Play, But He'll Have To Wait

Daniel Radcliffe has confirmed he’s not yet seen play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, but he would like to in the future. The only problem is, the actor will have to wait until fan...

Daniel Radcliffe "Not Sure" If He'll Ever See 'Harry Potter' Play

Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that he’s “not sure” whether he’ll ever see the new play ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ – because he doesn’t want to “distract or take away” from the production by...

Jk Rowling Asks Fans To Keep 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child's' Plot A Secret

JK Rowling has sent out a plea to fans to keep the plot of play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child a secret. Previews of the production begin tonight at the Palace Theatre in London’s...

'Idiots Were Going To Idiot': Jk Rowling Slams Racist Comments Against Black Hermione

As 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' opens for previews at London's Palace Theatre, JK Rowling once again addresses the onslaught of racially-charged criticism she has endured for giving her blessing for a black actress...

Draco Malfoy's Ponytail In 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' Is Everything

Fans are torn between feeling highly amused and unabashedly thrilled at the new images of Draco Malfoy for upcoming play 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'. Alex Price from 'Penny Dreadful' will be playing the...

What Do We Think Of Harry Potter And Ginny Weasley In 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child'?

Fans finally get a preview of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' with the cast in full costume, and it's safe to say that everyone is pleasantly surprised. Producers couldn't have found two actors that...

Ever Wondered Why Harry Potter's Hogwarts Class Was So Small? This Fan Has A Theory

A Harry Potter fan has a sad but very plausible theory about one of the book series’ most confusing aspects, why was Harry’s Hogwarts class size so small? The theory, posted by Tumblr user marauders4evr...

J.k. Rowling: 'Don't Ban Donald Trump From Britain'

After Donald, 69, made proposed banning Muslims from the U.S., outraged Brits began a pettion calling on U.K. government ministers to ban him from their country. And in January (16) British...

Jk Rowling Apologises For Remus Lupin's Death On Battle Of Hogwarts' 18th Anniversary

Harry Potter fans are today marking the 18th anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts, which took place on May 2nd 1998. To mark the anniversary, author JK Rowling has apologised to readers on Twitter, for...

Actor Joshua Herdman Pursues New Career As Mma Fighter

The 28-year-old, who portrayed Draco Malfoy's thug best friend Gregory Goyle in the boy wizard film franchise, made his debut as an MMA cage fighter in London over the weekend (23-24Apr16), when he...

Former 'Harry Potter' Star Josh Herdman Is Now An Mma Fighter

Former Harry Potter actor Josh Herdman has undergone a dramatic transformation since the film franchise ended in 2011. The 28-year-old recently made his debut as a cage fighter, defeating Polish opponent Janusz Walachowski at an...

Harry Potter Star Joins Glenda Jackson In Her Stage Return

The Oscar-winning actress, who put her acting career on hold in 1990 to take up a career in politics, will play a female version of the titular Shakespearian role at London's Old Vic...

Edinburgh Cafe Gives Up Trying To Erase Out-of-control Harry Potter Graffiti

A cafe in Edinburgh where JK Rowling often ventured to write the beginnings of Harry Potter has been graffitied so often that staff have stopped trying to paint over it, and instead settled to embrace...

Actor Devon Murray Sued By Agent

Officials at Neil Brooks Management helped a young Murray land his role as Irish student Seamus Finnigan in the first two boy wizard movies, 2001's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and 2002's...

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