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A Celebration of Harry Potter 2017

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Dec 09, 2016

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Universal Studios Orlando Resort is hosting it’s annual Celebration of Harry Potter January 27 – 29, 2017! With recent updates to their website, making the first announcements of special guests and events to expect, tickets to the events and vacation packages for the Celebration of Harry Potter 2017 are now on sale.   According to the Universal …read more!

Add Some Magic to Your Holiday Travels: On Location Tours and “FantasticNYC”

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Dec 08, 2016

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Last month, we reported that New York City’s NYC & Company, the official destination marketing organization for the five boroughs of New York City, has partnered with Warner Bros. to develop a city-wide celebration of the Fantastic Beasts film. NYC & Company and Warner Bros created the FantasticNYC tour, with experiences in three different categories: Magic NYC, Hidden …read more!

A Very Happy Belated Birthday to Rubeus Hagrid

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Dec 07, 2016

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Hagrid may look a little intimidating at first glance, but once you get to know him he has the kindest heart of anyone you will ever have the pleasure of knowing. All he ever wanted was for Harry to be happy, and for Hogwarts to always be a safe place for everyone. Yesterday, December 6th, …read more!

The Girl Who Lived

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Dec 07, 2016

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Yesterday, a women named Kelley Benham French uploaded an article to upworthy.com about the most terrifying six months of her life. Her baby girl was born 16 weeks too early, and in critical condition. She only weighed one pound and had to kept in a incubator for the majority of the time. One night, Kelley’s …read more!

Harry Potter Cast Round Up: Matt Lewis’s Special T-Shirt, Emma as Belle, and more!

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Dec 06, 2016

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It’s been a busy week for Harry Potter/Fantastic Beasts stars. Matt Lewis has been designing t-shirts, Emma Watson declined to be a corseted Disney princess, Eddie Redmayne received OBE, and Rupert Grint was photographed filming his new Crackle crime thriller series, Snatch.   Matt Lewis designed his own Neville/Matt t-shirt, featuring his 11-year-old face to …read more!

Harry Potter Sites to See: Fantastic Beasts Exhibit, Philosopher Stones on Display, More

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Dec 06, 2016

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This Christmas season, there are a couple sites where Harry Potter fans may venture to add a little more magic to their holiday vacation. If museums and studio tours are to your liking, add Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood and Edinburgh’s Writers’ Museum, across the pond, to your list of possible Christmas destination vacations this year. …read more!

Emma Watson stars in the first trailer for sci-fi thriller, ‘The Circle’

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Dec 06, 2016

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Films, News, Watson

Emma Watson will star alongside Tom Hanks, John Boyega and Karen Gillan in The Circle – a sci-fi movie adapted from Dave Egger’s novel.  in the first trailer released forThe movie, based on Dave Egger‘s sci-fi novel of the same name. The film released its first trailer today! The movie follows recent graduate Mae Holland in her …read more!

Evanna Lynch thinks J.K. Rowling is Secretly in Contact with Wizards

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Dec 06, 2016

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In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly’s Binge podcast, Evanna Lynch ponders the possibility that J.K. Rowling is actually a muggle trusted with wizard secrets. The episode covered Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2: “Every now and then I’ll just be like, ‘Is this all an elaborate cover up and the wizards are …read more!

Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey Removes 3D Effects

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Dec 04, 2016

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The original 2D animation used in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando will be used in the California park after multiple incidents involving the new 3D effects on the ride making riders motion sick. The 3D conversion was also criticised for taking away from the animation, due to riders having to wear 3D glasses. When …read more!

Bonnie Wright at Denver Comic-Con 2017!

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Dec 04, 2016

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Bonnie Wright will be attending Denver Comic-Con in July 2017, at Colorado Convention Center! The three-day convention will take place from June 30th- July 2nd 2017. DCC is a  ‘family-friendly pop culture fan extravaganza, featuring the best in pop culture entertainment’, and will help to fund educational nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom, which aims to ‘increase literacy, celebrate diversity and …read more!



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