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FINAL ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Trailer & Shot-By-Shot Breakdown!


Sep 25, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

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After a fan-tastic fan event in New York yesterday, the final trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald has been released, and it contains a HUGE surprise for Harry Potter fans… Get your #WandsReady — @jk_rowling and the cast of #FantasticBeasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald have your first look at the final trailer for the …read more!

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Stars Tease Tomorrow’s Trailer Release with All-Day Fan Event!

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Sep 24, 2018

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The stars of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald congregated in New York outside the Today Show studio early this morning to kick off a day-long fan event building up to the release of the final trailer from Warner Bros. tomorrow! Who’s excited?!?! ? #WandsReady https://t.co/KTQG8thvnu — The Leaky Cauldron (@leaky) September 24, 2018 Fans screamed …read more!

9 New ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ Posters Debut; Final Trailer Tomorrow!

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Sep 24, 2018

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It’s an exciting week for Potterheads! As you may have heard, tomorrow will bring us the final trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald on the TODAY Show! J.K. Rowling stopped by and told us “there’s a name [we’re]  going to want to hear” in the final trailer: "When you see the trailer, don’t speak to each other …read more!

‘Harry Potter’ Halloween Costume Giveaway!


Sep 24, 2018

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A few months ago we launched a giveaway with Fun.com, and now, to celebrate the Fall season and the upcoming Crimes of Grindelwald release, we’re launching a new Halloween giveaway with their sister site, HalloweenCostumes.com! One lucky winner will receive any Harry Potter or Fantastic Beasts costume of their choice from the website, up to a value of …read more!

See Evanna Lynch On ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Tonight!

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Sep 24, 2018

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Tonight marks the big day for Evanna Lynch’s debut on Dancing With The Stars! She’s been busy preparing with newly-sorted Slytherin dance partner Keo Motsepe, and we can’t wait to see her in the show’s first episode tonight! See a sneak peak of the duo below, which shows Evanna say that she’s hoping to get better posture …read more!

Theater Round-Up: Ticket News for ‘The Lifespan of a Fact’ and ‘Cursed Child’ and Lumos Lights Up Broadway With Gala and Ticket Dontations!


Sep 24, 2018

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This week’s theater news revolves around tickets. How else will theater-going fans be able to see long-running favorites, popular new hits or up-and-coming arrivals? First up, Daniel Radcliffe’s The Lifespan of a Fact opened with preview performances and announced a rush ticket policy, which should be of interest to fans. Second, Rowling made an appearance …read more!

Weekly Round-Up: A First Look at Maggie Smith on the Downton Abbey Film Set, a New Role for Alfred Enoch, New Trailers for Julie Walters in ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ and Jude Law in ‘Captain Marvel’ and More!


Sep 22, 2018

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It’s been another enormous week in the Wizarding World. With the release of Crimes of Grindelwald less than two months away, we saw reveals of tie-in merch and images to go with them that prompted much speculation. Warner Bros Studio Tour London announced their second annual Hogwarts in the Snow event, we finally heard news …read more!

‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ New Images Prompt Further Speculation!


Sep 21, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

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New images of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald are popping up online left, right and centre, so to keep you updated, we’re bringing them all together to make sure you don’t miss a thing. From glimpse of Newt’s book release and his basement in upcoming Fantastic Beasts film companion book previews to an exclusive reveals of a new image, it’s clear we’re …read more!

Wizards and Witches on the Catwalk


Sep 20, 2018

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With the notable exception of snazzy purple suit aficionado Albus Dumbledore, wizards are not known for their fashion sense.  This is especially true when they attempt to imitate Muggle attire—or decline to do so, as in the case of Archie Aymslowe’s refusal to wear Muggle trousers at the Quidditch World Cup because he liked “a healthy breeze …read more!

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Soundtrack Releasing November 2nd!


Sep 20, 2018

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Music, News

After the play’s expansion to countries worldwide, composer Imogen Heap’s award-winning Cursed Child score will be made available publicly for the very first time on November 2nd, 2018! The new album, titled The Music of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will comprise of the music heard throughout the play – in chronological order and magically reworked to “transport …read more!

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