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Emma Watson Burberry Ads in Fall Fashion Issues

Posted by: sue
August 30, 2009, 12:54 PM

As the change of the season approaches, many fashion magazines have released their new September fall fashion issues. This editor received her copies of some such as In Style, Elle and Harper's Bazaar, all containing ads with actress Emma Watson for legendary British fashion house Burberry. WhileContinued...

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Agent Confirms Harry Melling Back Again as Dudley Dursley for Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
August 30, 2009, 08:57 AM

A minor update today regarding Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Widely expected and previously reported, the Dursleys will indeed seen in the final films with the agents for Harry Melling recently updating his page with word that he will reprise his role once againContinued...


Welcoming the Potter Pundits

Posted by: Melissa
August 29, 2009, 08:00 PM

In the next PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, we will be introducing a new segment and several new voices to the show. The Potter Pundits will be providing a scholarly, yet entertaining, look at the themes and symbolism in Harry Potter. We're excited to share it with you! Please join us in welcoming them!



Jason Isaacs on Lucius Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: "A Pretty Nasty Fall From Grace"

Posted by: sue
August 28, 2009, 07:16 PM

Actor Jason Isaacs was a guest today on BBC radio with Mark Kermode Live Five program where he discussed his role as Lucius Malfoy in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. He confirms he has completed filming on Malfoy Manor, and notesContinued...


Hands On for Charity with JK Rowling and Robbie Coltrane

Posted by: sue
August 28, 2009, 06:51 PM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is lending a hand for charity, or her hand print more accurately. Jo and actor Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid) are part of over 100 celebrities who have donated specially designed hand prints for a charity auction to help this toddler who lost her hands and toesContinued...


Back to School Edition of the Quibbler Now Published

Posted by: Edward
August 27, 2009, 11:45 PM

Gotta get back to Hogwarts... for it is that time of the year once again, and our own Quibbler is getting into the back to school spirit with their latest edition.  Filled with "all the news you won't find anywhere else," Leaky's Quibbler publication is packed with what all young wizardsContinued...

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Deathly Hallows Updates: Seven Potters Scenes Underway, Warwick Davis Confirms "Griphook" Role

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Posted by: sue
August 26, 2009, 04:49 PM

For those of us who have Twitter accounts, you will have noticed several mentions of the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows today. First, Warwick Davis has made a series of fun tweets with fans over the past few weeks (notably Snapes Ipod playlistContinued...


Muggles Post Photo of Giant Squid on Google Earth, Devils Snare Found in Garden

Posted by: sue
August 26, 2009, 07:59 AM

The Muggles have done it again! STV reports today that a search of Google Earth photos has revealed what they are calling a possible sighting of the elusive Loch Ness Monster, otherwise known as the Giant Squid in Lake Hogwarts  ;)

Also, apparently pranksters from Hogwarts may well earn theContinued...

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Tom Felton and Evanna Lynch Attend Half-Blood Prince Premiere in Greece

Posted by: Edward
August 25, 2009, 10:00 PM

Harry Potter actors Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) and Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) were in attendance at the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince premiere in Greece today, and our friends at FeltBeats have footage from a question and answer session with the two actors. Continued...


Registration for Infinitus 2010 Now Open

Posted by: sue
August 25, 2009, 12:56 PM

Attention Harry Potter fans! Registration is now open for Infinitus 2010, a Harry Potter symposium taking place next year in Orlando, Florida July 15-18th. If you act quickly you can take advantage of the early bird price of $165.00 (USD) which includes include two meals, access to the Ball and all formalContinued...


Rupert Grint Update: New Pics, Cherrybomb Screening in LA, More

Posted by: sue
August 25, 2009, 12:34 PM

As a follow to the (hopefully) great birthday Rupert Grint celebrated recently, we have a few more updates regarding the actor who portrays Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter films. First, thanks to our Order Partner Rupert there are some new high res photos of Rupert  ofContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Rupert Grint

Posted by: sue
August 24, 2009, 10:06 AM

It's a day fit for a king! Birthday wishes are the order of the day for actor Rupert Grint. Cheers to you Rupert on your 21st birthday from all of us here at TLC!


Happy Birthday, Stephen Fry

Posted by: sue
August 24, 2009, 10:01 AM

Birthday wishes are the order of the day for Stephen Fry, author, actor and narrator of the UK Harry Potter audio books. Cheers to you Stephen as you celebrate your 52nd birthday!

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Dan Radcliffe, Tom Felton Talk Cricket and More Live Today on BBC 5 (Updated with Video, Audio)

Posted by: sue
August 23, 2009, 08:03 AM

Sporting fans and Harry Potter actors Dan Radcliffe and Tom Felton are currently taking in cricket game right now, watching the match between Australia and England. UPDATE: In a very fun and delightful interview now concluded Dan Radcliffe and Tom Felton both spoke at length aboutContinued...


A Foggy Forbidden Forest at Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park?

Posted by: sue
August 22, 2009, 06:28 PM

A quick update this evening regarding progress at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attraction currently under construction in Florida. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Universal Orlando has filed  more construction notices involving two new companies. OfContinued...

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