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Is Jk Rowling's Pottermore Update Hinting That More 'Harry Potter' Stories Are On The Way?

By Stephanie Chase | 10th July 2014

The buzz over J.K. Rowling’s latest Harry Potter offering is showing no signs of dying down. The 1,500 word story, published on the author’s Pottermore site, was a simple news style piece written in the...

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5 Reasons Why A New Harry Potter Film Is Unlikely

By Elinor Cosgrave | 10th July 2014

J.K. Rowling really stirred up the cauldron of excitement when she published a new Harry Potter story on Tuesday (8th July) and caused fans to speculate over whether there would be a new film.J.K. Rowling's...

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12 Things We Learnt From Jk Rowling’S New Harry Potter Story

By Stephanie Chase | 9th July 2014

Seven years on from the final Harry Potter book, JK Rowling has treated fans to a brand new short story about everyone’s favourite wizard on her website, Pottermore. The 1,500 piece takes the form of...

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Dolly Parton's Glastonbury Dog & 5 Other Celebrity Acts Of Kindness

By Elinor Cosgrave | 9th July 2014

Dolly Parton has offered to take the dog found at the Glastonbury Festival home with her. Dolly the Dog, named after Parton who was headlining at the festival, was discovered abandoned during the clean-up operation.Dolly...

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J.k. Rowling Reassures Daniel Radcliffe That There’Ll Be No More Potter Films, Probably

By Lauren James | 9th July 2014

J.K Rowling's Pottermore addition last week, introducing fans to thirty-something Harry Potter and chums, may have been met with clamorous excitement by fans but gave one actor a sinking feeling. Daniel Radcliffe, who made his...

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Joanne Harris Warns Aspiring Authors J.k. Rowling's Success Is Rare

By Elinor Cosgrave | 9th July 2014

Joanne Harris, the author of such bestsellers as Chocolat and The Lollipop Shoes, warned aspiring authors of the true nature and reality of becoming a writer. Which, she hastened to add, was quite unlike the...

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Unless Rowling Is Pulling A Beyonce, Another Hp Film Is (Thankfully) Off The Cards

By Victoria Pavlova | 9th July 2014

Following J. K. Rowling’s announcement of a brand new Harry Potter short story, fans (who are now sane, rational adult humans, for the most part) went by-and-large crazy over the possibilities. Could there be a...

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Daniel Radcliffe Rules Out New Harry Potter Movie

9th July 2014

Daniel Radcliffe has ruled out a 'Harry Potter' film based on J.K. Rowling's new short story.The 24-year-old star - who played the boy wizard in all eight blockbuster films - says the author's 1,500-word story,...

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J.k. Rowling Releases 'Harry Potter' Short Story, Detailing Adult Lives Of Famous Trio

By Nick Hill | 9th July 2014

Harry Potter fans everywhere will be going ecstatic!The author of the teenage wizard book series, J.K. Rowling, has given a sneak peak into the adult lives of Hogwarts's favourite characters after the final isntalment ended.Rowling...

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16 Years After Voldemort's Defeat, J.k. Rowling Reveals What Harry Potter Is Like Aged 34

By Elinor Cosgrave | 8th July 2014

J.K. Rowling has released a short 1500 word story on Pottermore detailing the lives of Harry Potter and the rest of the Hogwarts gang 16 years after they defeated Lord Voldemort and the Death Eaters....

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Hey Potter Fans: J. K. Rowling Reveals The Ultimate Fate Of The Trio In Short Story

By Victoria Pavlova | 8th July 2014

Hey Potterheads, remember that fluffy epilogue at the end of Deathly Hallows? The-One-That-Shall-Not-Be-Mentioned in fan circles? Well, J. K. Rowling has added some new writing to the HP series and – you guessed it –...

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'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them' To Be Filmed In The U.k

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th July 2014

Like all 8 Harry Potter movies – the biggest British film franchise of all time – the upcoming spin-off, ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’, will be filmed in the U.K.JK Rowling's Fantastic Beasts...

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Jk Rowling Donates A Cool Million To Scotland's Anti-independence Campaign

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th June 2014

JK Rowling is convinced - to the tune of £1 million - that Scotland should not seek independence for England. Her donation, the largest single gift to the anti-independence campaign Better Together, comes with a...

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Jk Rowling Goes After Phone-hacking "D*cks" In Novel 'The Silkworm'

By Michael West | 4th June 2014

JK Rowling makes a less than subtle reference to the phone hacking scandal in her new crime thriller The Silkworm. Writing under her pen name Robert Galbraith, Rowling appears to draw upon her own experiences...

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'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them' - Now We Know When To Find Them

By Jack de Aguilar | 14th May 2014

J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter spin off ‘Fantastic Beasts’ has been granted a release date. It’ll hit cinemas in late November 2016 as the first in the trilogy rooted in the ‘Potterverse’ is unleashed.J.K Rowling's Potter...

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Jk Rowling's Harry Potter Spin-off 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them' Gets Release Date

By Nick Hill | 14th May 2014

Warner Bros. has issued the release date of the first film in the Harry Potter spinoff trilogy.'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,' is slated to hit theatres on November 18th 2016.The film studio completed...

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Jk Rowling Eyes Tony Nominee To Helm 'Harry Potter' West End Play

By Michael West | 9th May 2014

JK Rowling is in negotiations with John Tiffany - nominated for a Tony award for his sensational revival of The Glass Menagerie on Broadway - to helm a stage play of Harry Potter. Tiffany has...

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John Tiffany In Talks To Helm Harry Potter Play

9th May 2014

John Tiffany is in talks with J. K. Rowling to helm a Harry Potter play. The stage director - who has worked on 'Black Watch' and 'Once' - is in the ''early stages'' of negotiations...

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Hbo/bbc Pick Up J.k Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' For Miniseries

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th April 2014

The BBC and HBO are involved in making a miniseries based on J.K Rowling’s first book for adults, ‘The Casual Vacancy’. In December 2012, the BBC announced that it would be adapting the book for...

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The Potter Magic Won't Stop - J.k Rowling Penning Spin-off Film Trilogy

By Jack de Aguilar | 31st March 2014

It has been announced that J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter spin-off, the 2001 wizard textbook "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", will become a film trilogy as the now-legendary author teams up with Warner Bros....

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Jk Rowling's Harry Potter Spin-off To Be Made Into Film Trilogy

By Nick Hill | 31st March 2014

JK Rowling's new Harry Potter spin-off, 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,' will be made into a film trilogy.The book, which was originally published in 2001 (between the fourth and fifth addition), was originally...

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Ride Through The Wizarding World In Universal Orlando's New Harry Potter-themed Attractions

By Victoria Pavlova | 16th March 2014

Harry Potter fans are in no shortage of wizard-themed rides, attractions and parks already, but Universal Orlando Resort is offering one more impossible to miss experience as of this summer. The park will offer a...

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Harry Potter Fans Get Quidditch World Cup History Essay, Penned By J.k Rowling

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th March 2014

Even years after the last Harry Potter book was released, fans of the franchise are still living off the scraps that fan fiction and the subsequent movies have provided. J.K Rowling’s latest offering, though, is...

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Jk Rowling Writes Harry Potter Quidditch History Post On Pottermore Site

By Lauren James | 14th March 2014

JK Rowling has added to her already extensive Harry Potter universe by writing a new post for her fansite, Pottermore.com. Rowling may have already written all the Potter books she intends to but that doesn't...

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Turns Out Harry Potter Supports Scottish Rugby, Hates Cricket

By Michael West | 24th February 2014

In a new story, JK Rowling has revealed that the wizards in the Harry Potter universe are pretty big on Scottish rugby. Writing on her Pottermore website, Rowling said: "it is considered infra dig for...

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J.k. Rowling To Release Second Novel Under Pen Name

18th February 2014

J.K. Rowling is set to release her second novel under the pen name Robert Galbraith. The 'Harry Potter' author wrote her first novel, 'The Cuckoo's Calling', under the alias last year and she's now working...

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J.k. Rowling Will Publish Second Novel 'The Silkworm' Under Alias Robert Galbraith

By Nick Hill | 18th February 2014

J.K. Rowling will publish a second novel under the pen name Robert Galbraith.The 'Harry Potter' author used the alias for 2013's crime fiction 'The Cukoo's Calling,' which followed private investigator Cormoran Strike.Rowling's forthcoming novel, titled...

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J.k. Rowling Puts Her Robert Galbraith Hat Back On For Novel, 'The Silkworm'

By Victoria Pavlova | 17th February 2014

J. K. Rowling is publishing a second novel under the Robert Galbraith pseudonym, the author has announced. Rowling may have just found her niche in the crime genre. Galbraith’s second novel (Rowling’s tenth) is tentatively...

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Crime, Cooking And... 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' - Most Borrowed Books Survey Reveals Brits' Favorite Subjects

By Victoria Pavlova | 14th February 2014

From crime to questionable erotica, this year’s list of the most borrowed books in the UK is a diverse mix. Plot twist: the first three spaces are occupied by British authors this year, with Lee...

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Fans (Over)react To J. K. Rowling's Hermione Clarification

By Victoria Pavlova | 4th February 2014

Earlier this week, J. K. Rowling admitted in an interview that she thought Harry might have been a better match for Hermione at the end of her best-selling series. The author told the magazine Wonderland...

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