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From Red Carpet: Yates says it's a relief the film is finally ready

Posted by: Melissa
July 07, 2009, 02:04 PM

Nick Poulden is tweeting away from the red carpet, and has a few early tidbits for us (click for pictures); follow @leaky on twitter for more!

-David Yates says it's a relief the film is finally ready
-Emma Watson wears an Ozzie Clark vintage dress.
-Phelps twins are looking forwardContinued...

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Watch the LIVE UK Premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Now!

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 12:33 PM

Here we go folks, LIVE from Leicester Square is the UK premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Enjoy! UPDATE: The feed has now concluded and will be uploaded for fans to watch again later via this link!
Thanks again to Jenn and Livestream!

Leaky

Follow @Leaky for Premiere Updates

Posted by: Melissa
July 07, 2009, 12:32 PM

Our on-scene reporter - the poor drenched Nick Poulden - for today's London premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will be live-tweeting the action, quotes and more from our Twitter account, @leaky. Our reporter is also taking questions @leaky for the cast! Follow and enjoy!

DH Film

Cave, Gambon and Isaacs: Returning for Seven

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Posted by: Melissa
July 07, 2009, 12:30 PM

As the cast make their way around the red carpet many are confirming or repeating earlier confirmations that they will return for the seventh film. So far on the list are Jessie Cave (Lavender Brown), Michael Gambon (Dumbledore) and Jason Isaacs (Lucius); Gambon's confirmation is new. Be sure to check backContinued...

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Direct Download Links to New Clips from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 12:17 PM

Hang on everyone, now in glorious direct download and in high resolution come links courtesy of Warner Bros for the most recent clips from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. As follows below are links to the attack on the Burrow aka "I killed Sirius Black" and "Who'sContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Scholastic Releases Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Paperback Today!

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 12:02 PM

Just in time for all those summer holidays and vacations, the paperback edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is now available here in the US. Released today by Scholastic, the US publishers of the Harry Potter novels, you can now find the paperback edition of theContinued...

HBP Film

Half-Blood Prince Review Roundup: Radcliffe Has Never Been Better Than Here

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 10:03 AM

There are a whole host of new reviews for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince online today before the UK premiere of the film later today in London. Most are very positive about the film, notable are comments from the Telegraph that remark on performances from both theContinued...

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Six ways to make HBP awesome; Leaky joins Examiner family

Posted by: Melissa
July 07, 2009, 09:14 AM

Leaky has joined the family of Examiner.com, posting news articles and commentary on this Harry Potter blogExaminer family, with a blog that you can follow here. The large-item news will get reported there just as here on Leaky, but we're planning a lot of discussion and commentaryContinued...

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Video: New Clip of Luna in Lion Hat shown during Rupert Grint, Emma Watson on GMTV

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 08:05 AM

Rupert Grint and Emma Watson were both guests on GMTV today where they discussed the building romance of Hermione and Ron Weasley in Half-Blood Prince; video of this interview now available here that includes a NEW CLIP of Luna in her Lion hat, and the possible dose of Felix Felicis. 

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Snape Over London: Leicester Square Ready for London Premiere of Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2009, 07:29 AM

Looming over the skies of London...is Severus Snape! Well more like a poster heralding the premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince which will take place today in Leicester Square, London, England. Crews have been hard at work prepping the area for the eventContinued...

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Bonnie Wright Talks of Harry and Ginny Relationship in Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: Edward
July 06, 2009, 11:54 PM

There is a new article from the Los Angeles Times Hero Complex Blog which features an interview with actress Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) who speaks to her role in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film.  This article delves into the differences betweenContinued...

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The HPA Asks What Would Dumbledore Do?

Posted by: sue
July 06, 2009, 06:13 PM

As we draw so near to the release of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and the events involving the great Albus Dumbledore, the Harry Potter Alliance has now launched the "What Would Dumbledore Do" campaign as a way for fans to come together in the the spirit of the great Headmaster of Hogwarts.

WhileContinued...

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Associated Press Video from Half-Blood Prince Press Call in London

Posted by: sue
July 06, 2009, 05:02 PM

The Associated Press has released video taken today during the press launch for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Sitting at the table with their cast mates at this link you can see new comments from actor Dan Radcliffe on the romance his character of Harry Potter has developingContinued...

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Helena Bonham Carter on Role as Bellatrix Lestrange

Posted by: sue
July 06, 2009, 04:52 PM

Helena Bonham Carter has given a frank and funny new interview to the Daily Record where she discusses her role, and her costume she sports in the role of  Bellatrix Lestrange in the Harry Potter series. Currently winning rave reviews for her turn as the demented Death Eater in Harry PotterContinued...

DH Film

More from Bill Nighy on Role as Rufus Scrimgeour in Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
July 06, 2009, 04:42 PM

As first heard on PotterCast and posted here both in May and again last month, actor Bill Nighy has been cast in the part of Rufus Scrimgeour for the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Thanks to Newsround for this article containing new quotes from the actor who saidContinued...

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