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Posted by: Rosi
July 12, 2010, 04:53 PM

The Harry Potter actors have been busy this week, with lots of news and pictures coming from new and upcoming projects.

As we told you recently, Clémence Poésy (Fleur Delacour) will star in the upcoming series of "Gossip Girl." Photos of Poésy filming on location in Paris alongside Chuck Bass actor Ed Westwick have started appearing on the internet and can be seen here in our galleries. In related news, the Fleur Delacour actress also attended the Chanel Haute Couture show at Paris Fashion Week. You can find images from the event in our galleries via this link.

The Guardian
is today reporting that Michael Gambon (Albus Dumbledore) will be appearing in the Christmas Special of British sci-fi television programme, "Doctor Who." The 60-minute long Christmas episode will air on BBC 1 on Christmas Day. Steven Moffat, Head Writer of "Doctor Who" said of Gambon, "[he] is as distinguished an actor as I can imagine and the fact that he was Dumbledore means that he is already know to millions of children." You can find out more details about the episode in the Guardian article at this link.

Photos of John Cleese (Nearly Headless Nick) filming scenes for an upcoming episode of HBO show "Entourage" can be seen in our galleries at this link. Few details have emerged about Cleese's role in the programme. Filming took place in a park in Santa Monica, California.

Lastly, we have some new images of Robert Pattinson (Cedric Diggory) on the set of "Water for Elephants." Filming began at the end of May this year in Los Angeles, Piru and Fillmore, California. Pattinson stars in a leading role as Jacob Jankowski in the film adaptation of Sara Gruen's New York Times Bestseller, also titled Water for Elephants. You can find the new photos from the set here in our galleries.

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Can’t wait to see Gambon on DW. An actor from my favorie movie series is on my favorite TV series. Double-Awesome!

Posted by OddRavenclaw222~WBM~ on July 12, 2010, 05:20 PM report to moderator
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WOO! FIRST COMMENT!

Posted by OddRavenclaw222~WBM~ on July 12, 2010, 05:21 PM report to moderator
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yay another awesome Harry Potter cast member joining Doctor Who!

Posted by Traceymmm on July 12, 2010, 05:32 PM report to moderator
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Wow! I couldn’t picture Robert Pattinson in that role in “Water for Elephants”, but he looks just right in the pictures!

Posted by Rin68nyr on July 12, 2010, 05:36 PM report to moderator
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Cool! Thanks!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on July 12, 2010, 06:42 PM report to moderator
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boo pattinson news

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on July 12, 2010, 07:53 PM report to moderator
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Thanks for the info guys

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on July 12, 2010, 08:03 PM report to moderator
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haha ewww rpatz :/

Posted by padfootx03 on July 12, 2010, 08:50 PM report to moderator
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Michael Gambon in the best tv show in the entire universe, theres only one word for this news, SQUUUUUUUEEEEEEEEEE :) I <3 Doctor Who!

Posted by Vicki_The_House_Elf *ROAR* ϟ on July 12, 2010, 09:25 PM report to moderator
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Thanks for the update. I love that Clemence is going to be on gossip girl sooo exciting for me.

Posted by jhangelgurl (ITC!) on July 12, 2010, 09:38 PM report to moderator
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An amazing group of actors aren’t they? I really enjoy Michal Gambon and John Cleese, and look forward to seeing Gambon in Dr. Who.

Posted by Fresca ROAR on July 12, 2010, 10:35 PM report to moderator
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Nice update! It’s good to hear more about Clemence and I will definitely make sure I watch the Doctor Who episode with Michael Gambon… should be neat. :)

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on July 12, 2010, 11:46 PM report to moderator
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I can’t wait to see Michael Gambon in Doctor Who

Posted by Ginevras on July 13, 2010, 01:05 AM report to moderator
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Yay for Clemence news! :o)

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Oooh I love Doctor Who, so can’t wait for that!!

Why didn’t you mention that James Phelps has mentioned on his Twitter that he’s been filming Ward 3?

Posted by starguitar on July 13, 2010, 08:31 AM report to moderator
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