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Harry Potter Stars Were Played By 'Small Adults In Wigs'

Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint were played by small adults in wigs in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'.Alan Rickman - who starred as Severus Snape in the film series based on the...

17th April 2015

The Things They Say: 4676560

"You look so much like Harry. That’s probably not what grown men want to hear.” Author J.K. ROWLING compares British comedian-turned-U.S. TV personality John Oliver to her literary boy wizard Harry Potter at a Rainbow...

13th April 2015

J.k. Rowling Looking Forward To Celebrating 50th Birthday

The Harry Potter creator turns 50 on 31 July (15), and she's planning a big party. She tells U.S. breakfast show Today, "My mother died at 45... You've got to celebrate...

13th April 2015

Eddie Redmayne Eyed For Harry Potter Spin-off Movie

Eddie Redmayne is being eyed to play the lead role in the 'Harry Potter' spin-off 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'.The Oscar-winning star, who's best known for his portrayal of Professor Stephen Hawking in...

12th April 2015

Is Eddie Redmayne Set For A Role In 'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'?

After taking home the Best Actor Award at this year’s Oscar ceremony, Eddie Redmayne is reportedly high on the list of Warner Bros' choices to star as Newt Scamander in the upcoming Harry Potter spin-off,...

By Stephanie Chase | 11th April 2015

J.k. Rowling Recalls Orphanage Horror

The British writer travelled to several institutions in Europe to give needy kids a boost, but the sights she was confronted with affected her so deeply that she set up the Lumos charity...

10th April 2015

J.k. Rowling Launches Kids' Charity At New York Landmark

The British writer flicked the switch on the iconic landmark to unveil Lumos USA, which campaigns to improve the lives of eight million children living in orphanages around the world. Rowling, who...

10th April 2015

Harry Potter Auction Expected To Fetch Thousands

A copy of the first installment in J.k. Rowling's hugely successful series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, is expected to fetch up to $9,600 (£6,000) at the sale in London next week...

2nd April 2015

Matt Smith Could Be Starring In Fantastic Beasts

Former Doctor Who star Matt Smith could be taking the lead role in the much-anticipated film Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. The Harry Potter spin-off is due to start filming in London this...

By Gary Roberts | 27th March 2015

Jk Rowling Responds To Fan Who Questioned Dumbledore's Sexuality

JK Rowling has responded to a Harry Potter fan who asked why Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore was gay. Rowling, 49, revealed Dumbledore's sexuality in 2007, in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.JK Rowling offered the...

By Michael West | 25th March 2015

Peta Blasts U.k. Harry Potter World Over Owl Show

The charity launched an investigation into a new part of the tour in Hertfordshire, England which permits visitors to meet the 'animal actors' in the film including Harry Potter's pet owl and Hermione...

23rd March 2015

Harry Potter Cast Have Annual Cricket Match

Matthew Lewis has revealed he and the 'Harry Potter' cast meet up for an annual cricket match.The 25-year-old actor - who played bumbling Hogwarts student Neville Longbottom in the film franchise - says the actors...

5th March 2015

Jk Rowling's Chamber Of Secrets Opens With New 'Harry Potter' Bibliography

Harry Potter fans are set to discover some fascinating secrets about the franchise, thanks to a new book titled JK Rowling: A Bibliography 1997-2013. Compiled by Philip Errington, the book chronicles all of Rowling’s writing...

By Stephanie Chase | 28th February 2015

Tragedy, Rivalry And Mystery: Jk Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' Finally Hits The Small Screen [Spoilers]

The BBC adaptation of JK Rowling's first grown-up novel 'The Casual Vacancy' aired on Sunday night (February 15th 2015) following much anticipation from fans of the book, and it certainly wasn't a disappointment. Rory Kinnear...

By Holly Williams | 16th February 2015

Yes There Were Jewish And Lgbt Students At Hogwarts (It's Just The Wiccans Who Were Left Out)

JK Rowling has been delighting loyal Harry Potter fans recently with new stories everyday as the author counts down the 12 days of Christmas on her site, Pottermore. However it seems Rowling has also been...

By Stephanie Chase | 17th December 2014

J.k. Rowling Reveals The Only 'Harry Potter' Character She Feels "Guilty" About Killing Off

Many 'Harry Potter' fans would think that the death of Professor Dumbledore in 'The Half Blood Prince' would have been one of the hardest decisions for J.K. Rowling to make, but the British author recently...

By Nick Hill | 16th December 2014

Jk Rowling's Detective Novels Set To Be Adapted For Bbc Series

JK Rowling's detective novels - written under the pen name Robert Galbraith - are set to be adapted for the small screen at the BBC. The Cuckoo's Calling and The Silkworm will form the basis...

By Michael West | 11th December 2014

J K Rowling's 'Robert Galbraith' Novels To Be Bbc Tv Series

The BBC has announced that the two crime novels written under a pseudonym of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling are to be turned into a crime drama series.‘The Cuckoo’s Calling’ and ‘The Silkworm’ will form...

By Ed Biggs | 11th December 2014

J.k. Rowling Set To Release 12 New 'Harry Potter' Stories

Christmas may have just got even more exciting if you are a fan of the famous boy wizard 'Harry Potter' as J.K. Rowling is set to release twelve new Harry Potter-based stories in the run-up...

By Nick Hill | 8th December 2014

Jk Rowling Reveals Christmas Treat For 'Harry Potter' Fans, With 12 New Stories On The Way

When Harry Potter die-hards were compiling their Christmas lists, new material from J.K.Rowling was probably more than most fans dared to wish for. But a Christmas miracle has occurred, as the author has promised 12...

By Stephanie Chase | 6th December 2014

J. K. Rowling Writes 'Wonderful' Script For Potter Spin-off

J.K. Rowling has written a ''wonderful script'' for the Harry Potter spin-off 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'. The 49-year-old author's latest offering - which is set in New York, 70 years before Harry...

24th November 2014

J.k. Rowling Reveals Inspiration Behind Hogwarts Professor Dolores Umbridge

The author of the famed 'Harry Potter' book series J.K. Rowling has sent fans of the boy wizard into a frenzy as she published a spin-off 'Harry Potter' short story, around 1,700 words long, on...

By Nick Hill | 3rd November 2014

J.k. Rowling Shares Dolores Umbridge's Background In New Harry Potter Story

Harry Potter fans were in for a treat on Friday (31st October) when J.K. Rowling posted a new story on Pottermore.com detailing the background of the series' most disliked character, Dolores Umbridge.J.K. Rowling at the...

By Elinor Cosgrave | 2nd November 2014

J.k. Rowling Releases New Harry Potter Story

J.K. Rowling has written a new 'Harry Potter' story.The acclaimed author's latest work, 'Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher' - a biography of Dolores Umbridge - has been published on her website, Pottermore.Rowling, 49, has...

1st November 2014

Jk Rowling Does Both Trick And Treat With Six New Harry Potter Stories

Hello, this is your resident Potterhead speaking. J. K. Rowling has just released six new Harry Potter stories. Repeat: six new Harry Potter stories are now online. This is not a drill, people. The author...

By Victoria Pavlova | 31st October 2014

J.k. Rowling To Bring Dolores Umbridge Out Of Retirement For Halloween Pottermore Special

In case you needed another reason to look forward to Halloween, here’s a cool thing: J. K. Rowling has promised Potterheads a brand new story about the boy – well, the man, at this point...

By Victoria Pavlova | 27th October 2014

J.k. Rowling Set To Release New 'Harry Potter' Short Story For Halloween

The author of the famed 'Harry Potter' book series J.K. Rowling has sent fans of the boy wizard into a frenzy as she recently announced that a new spin-off 'Harry Potter' short story will be...

By Nick Hill | 25th October 2014

J.k. Rowling Denies That She's Finished Writing A Romance Novel

The internet has been ablaze in recent weeks about J. K. Rowling’s future writing projects, but she took to social media on Thursday to clear the air about her finishing a romance novel.J. K. Rowling...

By Ed Biggs | 24th October 2014

Daniel Radcliffe Wants His Kids To See Harry Potter Films

Daniel Radcliffe can't wait to show his kids the 'Harry Potter' movies.The 25-year-old actor is looking forward to the day he has a family and he can tell his children he played the titular boy...

21st October 2014

Best Decision Ever: Hagrid J. K. Rowling Is Building Hagrid's Hut In Her Back Yard

It’s probably pretty cool to be J. K. Rowling overall, but the best part has got to be the replica Hogwarts in your (her) back garden. Now, the Harry Potter author is expanding with a...

By Victoria Pavlova | 19th October 2014

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Leaked "Batman vs. Superman" Trailer Generates Extra Publicity

As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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