Leaky News Archives for March 2004
In an interview on About.com, Shirley Henderson talks a bit more about her role as Moaning Myrtle in the upcoming Goblet of Fire movie. She says: "Myrtles not in the third, but she pops up in Harrys bath in the fourth one."
IGN Filmforce is reporting, and we can independently and officially confirm, that Radio City Music Hall in midtown Manhattan will be the venue for the May 23 world premiere of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
The roughly two-minute trailer that we've confirmed will play in front of Scooby Doo 2 will be new footage, we've also officially confirmed. This will not be the trailer that was previewed on the BBC in February - it's brand new!
Part III of TLC's Prisoner of Azkaban set report is now uploaded. In this short installment: some shriek-worthy things.
It's been previously reported, and expected, and rumored for ages, but we've received official word from the studio that the trailer will be attached to Scooby Doo 2 on March 26. Many reliable sources also say this won't be a fan's first opportunity to see this trailer.
Today, J.K. Rowling was interviewed on the BBC Radio 4 show "The Learning Curve". While the topic was not about the Harry Potter books, the interview gave greater insight to the struggle that J.K. Rowling went through as a single parent attending college for her teaching degree.
J.K. Rowling's adult readers have chosen her over Ian Rankin, James Herbert, Colum McCann and Mark Haddon for the WH Smith's People's Choice Fiction Award for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Rowling said she was "honoured" and that "unabashed adult Harry PotterContinued...
Diagon Alley has posted a report from the fan who visited Shepperton studios a while ago and came back with the first picture of Gary Oldman associated with the movie, on set and in parts of his Sirius costume. The fan apparently caught a cold from Alan Rickman while there. Thanks to the reader who linked us up!
Dan Radcliffe.com has published scans of the German magazine "Widescreen" which has a new picture of a dementor. Winky, from PotterWorldOnline has posted a larger scan of the dementor. Update: Several readers have noted that this picture might be a smaller version of the video game pic weContinued...
Today, Sean Biggerstaff (Oliver Wood) turns 21.
Happy Birthday Sean!
Several TLC readers have let us know that the BBC will air a profile tonight on the late actor Richard Harris.
Here you go! In this update: PoA's newest and largest set, and a remake of one of the older ones; Mexican touches on the film, and the small details that make it all so interesting. More coming in a matter of days.
The Japanese site Charmed has sent us scans of images from the PoA movie magazine that came out last month - our thanks to them!