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Weekly Roundup: Moving on From Ginny, Campaigning for Mental Health & More


Apr 28, 2017

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    This week has seen the potential casting of Newt’s brother (Theseus Scamander) in Fantastic Beasts, Evanna Lynch returning to the stage in a Disco Pigs revival this summer, Jude Law speaking on his excitement to play Dumbledore and other projects, announcements of an 85th birthday tribute concert for John Williams, Tom Felton with The Flash at Silicon Valley Comic …read more!

J.K. Rowling Teases Newt Scamander’s Patronus is ‘Big Spoiler!’


Apr 28, 2017

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As Potter fans eagerly await the beginning of production on Fantastic Beasts 2 sometime this summer, we’re always on the lookout for revelations of things to come. Like Harry searching the skies for the golden snitch, we keep eagle eyes on twitter, Pottermore, and other news outlets. Thankfully, J.K. Rowling does not disappoint, dropping hints like …read more!

New ‘Prologue’ Trailer, Photos, and Alien Day Q&A for Katherine Waterston’s ‘Alien: Covenant’


Apr 27, 2017

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Actor Interviews, Films, Interviews, Movies, News, Trailers, Waterston

Twentieth Century Fox continues to roll out promotions for its latest installment in the Alien franchise, Alien: Covenant. Katherine Waterston joined co-stars at Fox Studies Los Angeles to take part in a live Q&A in honor of Alien Day, yesterday. The studio also released a new trailer titled “Prologue: The Crossing” and new still shots from the …read more!

Jude Law Casts a Spell Over Television, Film, and Stage in ‘Young Pope,’ ‘King Arthur,’ and ‘Obsession’


Apr 27, 2017

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Actor Interviews, Casting, Fantastic Beasts, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Films, Interviews, J.K. Rowling, Jude Law, Movies, News, Props-Sets, Television Program, Trailers

The fandom is still abuzz over Jude Law’s casting as young Albus Dumbledore in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts sequel. And, since he’ll take over the iconic part for the next four films, we’re clamoring for indications of how he’ll play the role. Leaky just reported on Law’s first statements since the announcement, and it’s encouraging to hear how …read more!

David Thewlis on Playing the Villian in Fargo


Apr 27, 2017

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Actor Interviews, News, Television Program, Thewlis, Thewlis Interviews

Collider.com writer Allison Keene recently had the opportunity to talk to the cast of Fargo, chatting with different cast members and the crew about Season 3 of the show and David Thewlis’s character V.M. Varga. Although he couldn’t say much, Thewlis said about the character that, “He’s very hard to talk about. He’s by nature a mystery.” As fans of …read more!

Jude Law Shares His Excitement on Playing Dumbledore

Jude Law Discusses Dumbledore

Apr 26, 2017

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Actor Interviews, Jude Law, Movies, News

Almost two weeks after the announcement that Jude Law is our new Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2, we finally have his reaction to being cast! BBC London caught up with Jude Law during promotion for his play, Obsession, and here’s what he had to say when asked about his reaction to landing the role and about Dumbledore …read more!

Evanna Lynch Takes to the Stage in ‘Disco Pigs’ Revival


Apr 26, 2017

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Harry Potter’s Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) will be starring in the 20th anniversary revival of Enda Walsh’s Disco Pigs at London’s Trafalgar Studios this summer! She shared with us that she’d be headed back to the stage in an interview back in February, and we can’t wait to see her in such a vibrant, exciting …read more!

Watch ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Composer James Newton Howard at Work!


Apr 25, 2017

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Earlier today, the Harry Potter Film Twitter directed us to the Fantastic Beasts Youtube channel to  watch the ‘fantastic’ composer of Fantastic Beasts throw out a few bars from the soundtrack of the film. He will perform with the Czech National Symphony Orchestra at Karlovy Film Festival on 30th June 2017. He will be honoured with a well deserved …read more!

Jack Thorne Gives Writing Advice and ‘His Dark Materials’ Updates–and Other Theater News!


Apr 24, 2017

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Interviews, Jack Thorne, Junkyards, National Treasure, News, Phelps, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Television Program, Theater, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

We’ve got a broad range of theater news this week, from Jack Thorne’s writing tips and updates on the His Dark Materials series to James Phelps joining the newly-established Adam Morley “Sponsor a Playwright” Bursary panel to support burgeoning writing talent. Coming off his award-winning success penning Harry Potter and the Cursed Child for the stage and National …read more!

Tom Felton Proposes Future ‘Flash’ Story Arcs at Silicon Valley Comic Con


Apr 24, 2017

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Tom Felton appeared alongside The Flash co-star Grant Gustin at the second Silicon Valley Comic Con, Sunday. Felton, known to fans as Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, took on the role of Julian Albert in season three of the superhero television series and is acquiring new fans left and right who are loving what he brings …read more!

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