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Diagon Alley Is Open For Business In Orlando's Wizarding World - Only For The "Harry Potter" Cast So Far

By Victoria Pavlova | 19th June 2014

One unexpected benefit from starring in the Harry Potter films is apparently the chance to test out the new additions at Orlando’s Wizarding World before anyone else. Several HP stars, including Tom Felton, Bonnie Wright,...

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Where Are The 'Harry Potter' Stars Now?

By Sophie Miskiw | 3rd April 2014

News that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is to be made into a film trilogy may be the best thing we’ve ever heard. The Harry Potter spin-off will be written by J.K. Rowling...

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Orlando's 'Wizarding World Of Harry Potter' Gets Even More Magical

By Victoria Pavlova | 24th January 2014

'The Wizarding World of Harry Potter' in Orlando has been the destination for Potterheads ever since its unveiling in 2010. This year, the theme park is about to get a massive expansion that will make...

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Matthew Lewis Was Under Contract Not To Fix His Teeth

16th September 2013

Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis spent a decade sporting unsightly crooked teeth because film bosses ordered him not to undergo cosmetic dentistry.The British actor played geeky Neville Longbottom in all eight of the wizard movies...

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The Things They Tweet: 3867695

15th September 2013

"I'm still alive. To the blonde girl chasing with a sign around 11 miles - thank you! Made... me laugh." Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis completed Britain's most famous half-marathon, The Great North Run, on...

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27th June 2013

"I always wondered what it'd be like to have nearly half a million people wish you happy birthday at once. Mental. Thanks very much for that! By the time I get through reading all of...

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Matthew Lewis' Parents Display Harry Potter Memorabilia

27th November 2012

British actor Matthew Lewis is regularly left red-faced by his mother, because she insists on showing off Harry Potter memorabilia to her visitors.The star shot to fame when he was cast as Neville Longbottom in...

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27th November 2012

"I used to fancy Emma a great deal when I was a kid. But I wouldn't say we had a 'thing'. I don't know where Rupert's got that from." British actor Matthew Lewis plays down...

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Alan Rickman Told Matthew Lewis To Tackle Theatre

27th November 2012

British actor Matthew Lewis has Alan Rickman to thank for his role in a new London play - he told his young Harry Potter co-star to pursue a career in theatre after the movie franchise...

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Matthew Lewis Turned Away At Arnold Schwarzenegger Book Signing

15th October 2012

HARRY POTTER star Matthew Lewis was left disappointed when his chance of meeting his idol Arnold Schwarzenegger was scuppered on Monday (15Oct12).The action hero was in London to sign copies of his new memoir Total...

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Matthew Lewis Urges Support For Robert Knox Charity

16th August 2012

British actor Matthew Lewis is urging his fans to support a foundation set up in honour of his murdered Harry Potter co-star Robert Knox.Knox, who played Hogwarts student Marcus Belby in Harry Potter And The...

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The Things They Tweet 2959

24th July 2012

"Big thanks to Leeds Metropolitan University for today. Everybody was charming. Congrats to all graduates who actually deserve their degrees!" Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis doesn't feel like he deserves his honorary Master of Arts...

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Harry Potter Star Matthew Lewis Set For Honorary Degree

15th July 2012

Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis is set to receive an honorary degree in his native Leeds, England for his contribution to the arts.The British actor landed the role of Neville Longbottom in the wizard franchise...

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Harry Potter Stars Tested Columbus On Set

12th July 2011

British actor Matthew Lewis and his Harry Potter co-stars risked the wrath of director Chris Columbus on the early wizard movies - because they were always "messing and joking around" during filming.Lewis was a pre-teen...

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Spinning Sword Almost Led To Tragedy On Harry Potter Set

12th July 2011

There was almost an unspeakable tragedy on the set of the final Harry Potter movie when a massive sword flew out of actor Matthew Lewis' hands during an action sequence and landed within feet of...

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Daniel Radcliffe A No-show At Potter Farewell Bash

8th July 2011

Daniel Radcliffe did not attend the afterparty for the 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2' premiere last night (07.07.11). The English actor - who has played the titular character in the movies since...

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Emma Watson Parties At Harry Potter Farewell Bash

8th July 2011

Emma Watson and her Harry Potter co-stars partied at an exclusive farewell bash following the 'Deathly Hallows: Part 2' premiere in London on Thursday (7th July 2011). Watson was joined by Rupert Grint, Tom Felton...

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Fascinating Fact 11716

4th July 2011

Actor Matthew Lewis waited almost five hours for his Harry Potter audition. The wait was worth it - he landed the role of Neville Longbottom.

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Matthew Lewis' Fears Over Harry Potter Role

27th June 2011

'Harry Potter' star Matthew Lewis was scared he would be replaced in the final movies of the franchise because of his changing appearance.The 22-year-old actor has played Neville Longbottom - a friend of the three...

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Lewis Felt Like Bond During Potter Battle Scenes

12th November 2010

Actor MATTHEW LEWIS loved filming his action scenes for the HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS movies - because the shoot made him feel like JAMES BOND.The star, who plays Potter's pal Neville Longbottom, is...

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Potter Star Lewis: 'New Film Is Bloody, Gory And Harrowing'

15th April 2010

HARRY POTTER fans will need a strong stomach to sit through the next installment of the wizard franchise - the film has been described as "bloody", "gory" and "harrowing" by actor MATTHEW LEWIS.The seventh installment...

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