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Character Birthdays

Celebrate the Life of Dobby, a Free Elf

Posted by: sue
June 28, 2009, 12:01 AM

As noted on the website of author J.K. Rowling, a day of birthday celebration is to be had. With filming underway on the movie for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows especially, we at TLC ask you join us as we remember, appreciate and celebrate the life of one who is no longer with us, but one who had aContinued...

HBP Film

Preview of Soundtrack for Harry Potter and Half-Blood Prince Set for UK Classic FM

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 11:23 PM

Classic FM in the UK is set to air a special preview of the soundtrack to Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. TLC reader Joanne let us know the station will air the score by Nicholas Hooper for the sixth Harry Potter film on Saturday 4th July from 9am GMT duringContinued...

HBP Film

New Half-Blood Prince Scenes Galore From French Preview Show

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 10:56 PM

Today a program was broadcast on France television that contained a new behind the scenes feature on Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Included were many new scenes and SPOILERS GALORE from the sixth Harry Potter film, including quick clips of a frankly adorable and romantic sceneContinued...

DH Film

Location Filming in London Tomorrow for Ministry of Magic Arrival Scene in Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 10:32 PM

Attention Harry Potter fans in London! Tomorrow there will be location filming for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows near Scotland Yard and Scotland Place in London, England. As witnessed today by  longtime TLC staffer Andy and friends, crews from WarnerContinued...

HBP Film

New Video Interview with Evanna Lynch, Jessie Cave, Freddie Stroma and More for HBP Video Game

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 10:17 PM

EA has now released part three of their behind-the- scenes look at the making of the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince video game. As seen here via Gametrailers.com are new interviews with cast members Evanna Lynch (Luna),Freddie Stroma (Cormac McLaggen)Continued...

Watson Interviews

Emma Watson As Hermione in Deathly Hallows: Six Takes to Snog Ron Weasley

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 08:23 PM

Attention Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger Shippers: We have news on THE KISS, the filming on the long awaiting snog between the two characters in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. In a new and lengthy profile with the Times, Emma discusses this long awaited moment and confirms again theContinued...

Chamber of Chat

Celebrate the Chamber of Chat's Fourth Anniversary

Posted by: Edward
June 27, 2009, 08:21 PM

The Chamber of Chat, our interactive 3D Harry Potter chat, today celebrates its fourth birthday here on TLC.  To mark this occasion, the Chat is hosting a celebration filled with fun games and activities for all.  Starting today at 2 p.m. EST, the celebration will take place right hereContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Matt Lewis!

Posted by: Edward
June 27, 2009, 06:33 PM

Everyone please join us at TLC in wishing actor Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom) a very happy birthday.  The actor is celebrating his 20th birthday today.  Many happy returns, Matt!  Cheers!

LeakyLounge

Lily and Stag Reading Group Live UStream Chat Today

Posted by: Edward
June 27, 2009, 06:31 PM

This afternoon, our wonderful Lily and Stag Inn Reading Group Organizers will be hosting a live UStream chat featuring discussion of a number of topics from the first three chapters of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.  Kicking off at 4 p.m. Eastern this afternoon on the PotterCastContinued...

HBP Film

Stuart Craig Talks Creating the Cave for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 05:32 PM

The latest installment in the daily Hero Complex Blog from the LA Times to herald the release of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince features a new interview with production designer Stuart Craig.  The award winning designer who is responsible for the setsContinued...

HBP Film

New Footage of McGonagall, Lavender Brown and More in New Feature from Yahoo Movies UK

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 05:31 PM

Now that we are back online, we have much to catch up on. First, Yahoo movies UK released a new featurette on Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. While it starts out very similar to other previews released recently, the middle of the piece contains many newContinued...

HBP Film

Early Review of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Now Online

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2009, 02:50 AM

A staffer at Hollywood.com attended an earlyl screening today of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and has now posted his review online. A very positive review, the author even titles the piece "Mr. Potter, Meet Mr. Oscar." The reviewer writes he was not a huge fan of the seriesContinued...

DH Film

Deathly Hallows Casting Updates: Aunt Muriel Cast, Mafald Hopkirk Recast and Clemence Confirmed!

DH Film
Posted by: sue
June 26, 2009, 06:19 PM

As filming continues in England for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, there are a few bits of casting news to update on. First TLC has word that the part of Ministry of Magic worker Mafilda Hopkirk has been recast and will now be portrayed by actressContinued...

Wright

New Photo and Interview with Actress Bonnie Wright

Posted by: sue
June 26, 2009, 04:48 PM

Thanks to our Order partner BonnieWrightOnline.com we know of a new interview with Bonnie Wright that is available here, as well as some gorgeous new photos, here. Update: Scans also now in our galleries, here. In the article, Bonnie discusses her role as Ginny Weasley, even speaking to filmingContinued...

HBP Film

Safety Alert: Claims of Full Half-Blood Prince Movie Contain Malware

Posted by: sue
June 26, 2009, 01:43 PM

It's movie season again, and that means one thing: Death Eaters are on the move again sending out bogus claims that fans can watch the full Half-Blood Prince movies online, however the mails and links contain harmful malware that will damage your computer. As we Harry Potter fansContinued...

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