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Lady Gaga Leads British Lgbt Award Nominations

Lady Gaga leads the nominations for the 2017 NatWest British LGBT Awards.The 30-year-old musician - who identifies as bisexual - has long been a supporter of the LGBT community, and has landed herself a nomination...

Piers Morgan Disowns Son After He Sides With Jk Rowling

Piers Morgan’s headlong crusade to get himself noticed continues apace, with his own son getting in the crossfire of the Twitter spat between him and ‘Harry Potter’ author JK Rowling this week.While his father and...

Piers Morgan Battles Jk Rowling On Twitter (And Makes Life Awkward For His Son)

JK Rowling made an enemy of Piers Morgan over the weekend, after she shared a clip of Australian comedian Jim Jefferies telling him to “f**k off” on live TV.What followed was a back and forth...

Bruce Springsteen's Harry Potter Track Briefly Released Online

The Boss admitted back in October (16) he had penned a ballad for the first movie in J.k. Rowling's wizarding saga, but it was never used. However, on Friday (10Feb17) it appeared on...

J.k. Rowling Wins Twitter Spat With Piers Morgan

The British TV host objected to fellow show guest and Australian comedian Jim Jefferies' reference to President Trump's "Muslim travel ban", insisting the ban was not aimed at Muslims. Jefferies quickly told Morgan to "f**k...

Jk Rowling Would Like Fans To Not Tag Her When Discussing Her Death

JK Rowling has responded to an internet meme about her death, by politely asking fans to please untag her when sharing it.The presumably well-meaning meme is been shared all over social media and describes how...

Jk Rowling Entertainingly Shuts Down 'Harry Potter' Book Burners

Proving herself once again to be the queen of clapbacks, J.K. Rowling has been on Twitter shutting down former fans who have been threatening to burn their Harry Potter merchandise.A number of irate Trump supporters...

J.k. Rowling Takes Aim At Former Fan Over Trump Ban Comments

The British writer, an outspoken critic of Trump, has made it clear she does not approve of the executive order the new leader issued last week (28Jan17), immediately closing U.S. borders to travellers...

Malfoys Unite! Jason Isaacs And Tom Felton Have 'Harry Potter' Reunion

Jason Isaacs and his onscreen son Tom Felton held a heart warming Harry Potter reunion over the weekend, taking in Universal Orlando's Wizarding World theme park.The two actors, who played villainous father-and-son Lucis and Draco...

Mel Brooks Leads Tributes To Veteran Actor John Hurt

The British star passed away on Friday (27Jan17) at the age of 77 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Hurt, well-known for playing Kane in Ridley Scott's sci-fi thriller Alien, earned two Oscar nominations during...

Jk Rowling Rules Out Cursed Child Trilogy

JK Rowling has ruled out a 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' movie trilogy. Although it was recently speculated that the author was planning to turn her London stage show - which is set 19...

Are There Plans For A Three-part 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' Movie Series?

Rumours of a prospective movie series bringing the recent Harry Potter play ‘The Cursed Child’ to the big screen have been reignited, with an entertainment journalist claiming that Warner Bros. is in discussions with the...

J.k. Rowling Writes Through The Pain

J.K. Rowling put her work over her own health on Thursday (19.01.17) when she spent an hour lying on the floor typing out her new story idea, despite having a bad back.The 'Harry Potter' writer...

From Jk Rowling To George Takei: 10 Sassiest Celebrity Tweets Of 2016

Ever since social media was invented it's been used to, as millenials call it, 'throw shade'. We've all done it, but somehow it's even more equal parts shocking and hilarious when famous people do it...

Shawn Mendes Planning Harry Potter Christmas Marathon

The 18-year-old pop sensation is planning the festive wizarding movie marathon despite having only recently binge-watched the screen adaptations of J.k. Rowling's beloved novels.Speaking to Britain's Daily Star newspaper about his Christmas plans, Shawn said,...

Jk Rowling Clears Up Every Single "Plot Hole" From 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'

We should all know by now that JK Rowling thinks of everything when it comes to the Harry Potter universe and beyond.So when fans had some questions regarding ‘plot holes’ in the recent Fantastic Beasts...

J.k. Rowling Confirms She Is Working On Two New Novels

The British novelist is best known as the author of the Harry Potter books, which have gone down in history as the world's best-selling series. She's also penned four books for adult readers, including 2012's...

Jk Rowling Has Two New Novels On The Way

JK Rowling is apparently working on at least two new novels; one possibly being the fourth installment of the Cormoran Strike series and the second being... something else entirely. The author has recently launched a...

Jk Rowling Unveils New Personal Website

J.K. Rowling has unveiled her new personal website, overhauling the design of the original after it failed to have the impact she wanted, and she kicked it off in style, immediately demanding a “large gin”.The...

Rare Harry Potter Book Sells At Auction For $469,000

The one-off copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard, handwritten by J.k. Rowling, was previously owned by Barry Cunningham, the publisher who first signed the author, who was a struggling single mum...

'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' Is Coming To Broadway

The producers of Harry Potter and The Cursed Child are in talks to bring the West End play to Broadway.The news was revealed on JK Rowling’s Pottermore site, where producers Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender...

Harry Potter Play Set To Open On Broadway In Early 2018

Producers of the two-part play, which has lit up London's West End, are close to completing a deal to open at the refurbished Lyric Theatre in early 2018. Harry Potter creator J.k....

Tilda Swinton Criticises 'Harry Potter' Films For "Romanticising" Boarding Schools

Tilda Swinton has hit out at the Harry Potter films for “romanticising” boarding schools, which she says are “cruel”.In an interview with The Scots Magazine the actress, who attended the West Heath Girls' School, said...

Tilda Swinton Slams Harry Potter Movies For 'Romanticising' Boarding School

In the books, written by J.k. Rowling, young wizard Harry, an orphan after his parents are killed by Lord Voldemort, is educated at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.Tilda herself is a boarding school alumni,...

Eddie Redmayne Travels By London Underground

The star of box office smash Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was pictured travelling by London Underground, as he went about his day in the capital. In a picture obtained by British newspaper...

J.k. Rowling Praying For Syrian Penpal After Bombing

The British writer hit the headlines last week (end27Nov16) when she generously sent copies of her wizarding novels to Bana Alabed, a seven-year-old who lives in Aleppo, a city devastated by Syria's ongoing...

J.k. Rowling Sends Harry Potter Books To Young Girl Living In Syria

Seven-year-old Bana has been watching the Harry Potter films to distract her from the bombings and fighting, which is occurring in her hometown of Aleppo. After watching the film earlier this week...

Eddie Redmayne Was Filmmakers' First And Only Choice To Play Newt Scamander

Director David Yates admits no one else was even considered for the role of the 1920s 'magizoologist'.  "Eddie is quintessentially British, and an actor for all times, who can play a character from any time,"...

What To Expect From The 'Fantastic Beast' Sequels [Spoilers]

It's true that the debut of JK Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them' was exciting, but ultimately we are left with so many questions about the next four films. Luckily, we've gleaned enough...

Fantastic Beasts Opens Big In The U.s.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has conjured up a magical $75 million (£60.7 million) over the weekend (18-20Nov16) to end Doctor Strange's two week reign at the top. Benedict Cumberbatch's...

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