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See James and Oliver Phelps at Steel City Comic Con!

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Aug 16, 2017

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Steel City Comic Con, one of the largest comic cons in the US, just announced that James and Oliver Phelps will be attending the Pittsburgh area convention along with a variety of other celebrities this December! The Phelps twins, who of course play the lovable pranksters Fred and George Weasley, are among the few Harry …read more!

Happy Birthday, Evanna Lynch!

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Aug 16, 2017

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

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Today we wish a very happy birthday to LeakyCon special guest, the wonderful Evanna Lynch! Whether through her acting, her activism or just being her truest self, Evanna Lynch has always been an inspiration. She entered into the world of Harry Potter as a diehard fan of the series, and was not just lucky to get, but …read more!

A First Look at the Strike TV Series

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Aug 15, 2017

Posted by: Kim McChesney | Comments

Actor Interviews, Burke, Cormoran Strike series/Robert Galbraith, Cormoran Strike TV Series, Cuckoo's Calling, Grainger, J.K. Rowling, News, Television Programmes

Last week the long-awaited unveiling of the BBC One Cormoran Strike television series took place at a media preview event at the British Film Institute as covered here by Leaky. The detective series is based on the Cormoran Strike novels by J.K. Rowling penned under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith with the first installment of the …read more!

Meet the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Cast & Crew On Set By Supporting Lumos!

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Aug 14, 2017

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Actor Interviews, Charity, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Films, Fogler, HP Cast, Interviews, J.K. Rowling, Lumos, Movies, News, Redmayne, Sudol, Warner Bros., Waterston

During a fantastic livestream with Lumos, Alison Sudol and Dan Fogler spoke about a new way to get involved with Lumos in the USA, and a special competition to win a set visit to Leavesden Studios, meet the cast and crew of the next Fantastic Beasts film and two tickets to the Warner Bros Studio tour in London! Lumos tweeted today …read more!

More Information on “Verified Fan” and Other Potter Theater News

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Aug 14, 2017

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Broadway, Directors, Fans, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Interviews, Jack Thorne, John Tiffany, Movies, News, Round-Up, Sonia Friedman, Theater, Theater Round-Up, Trailers, West End

This week from the world of theater, we have info on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets on Broadway, a new trailer for Jack Thorne’s screen adaptation of R.J. Palacio’s YA Novel Wonder,  Anthony Boyle’s Stage Debut Award nomination and a recent interview with Cursed Child director John Tiffany. Ticket Information for Harry Potter …read more!

Lumos To Make a ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Special Announcement Tomorrow

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Aug 13, 2017

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Charity, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Films, J.K. Rowling, Lumos, Movies, News, Redmayne

Lumos recently announced via Twitter that tomorrow (Monday 14th August) they will make a special announcement for all supporters. The announcement includes the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them logo, so potentially a promo for the new movie, or a message from a Fantastic Beasts actor? Eddie Redamayne has previously spoken with J.K. Rowling  at a Fantastic Beasts screening about the …read more!

Weekly Cast Round-up: New Movies From Jason Isaacs, Helen McCrory, Holliday Grainger & More

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Aug 12, 2017

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Cormoran Strike series/Robert Galbraith, Cormoran Strike TV Series, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Fantastic Beasts Round-Up, Gleeson, Grainger, Harry Potter Round-Up, Isaacs, McCrory, News, Round-Up

This week has seen an exclusive debut of BBC One’s Strike, a ‘fantastic’ surprise guest coming to LeakyCon at the end of this month and our coverage of July’s Potter-filled London Film and Comic-Con. In our latest round-up, we catch up with Brendan Gleeson’s Mr Mercedes, new movies from Jason Isaacs, Holliday Grainger and Helen McCrory, and a new interview …read more!

Birthday greetings to Ginevra Weasley, the unexpected!

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Aug 11, 2017

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Birthdays, Character Birthdays, News

Ginny Weasley turns 36 today—August 11, 2017. Weren’t you pleased when you found out that “Ginny” was short for “Ginevra” and not “Virginia”?  No offence to the Virginias out there—that’s a lovely name as well.  It’s just that Virginia is probably what you assumed her full name to be; Ginevra was unexpected.  And that’s what …read more!

‘Strike’ TV Series Release Date Announced

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Aug 11, 2017

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Yesterday evening an exclusive screening of the first episode of BBC One’s Strike took place at the BFI in London, followed by a discussion with the cast and crew. The good news for those unable to be there? We finally have a release date! BBC One announced that the seres will begin airing this month on August 27th at …read more!

A ‘Fantastic’ Surprise For LeakyCon 2017!

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Aug 11, 2017

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Conventions, Events, Fan Events, Fans, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Fogler, LeakyCon, News

LeakyCon is set to kick off in just under three weeks, and special guest announcements are still being made, with the latest being Fantastic Beasts star Dan Fogler! Dan recently attended London Film and Comic Con, greeting fans at the Heavy Metal comic stand. He’s been busy filming on the next Fantastic Beasts movie, so he’ll presumably be taking a trip …read more!



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