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Who Cast the Owl Crop Circle Spell?

Posted by: sue
August 17, 2009, 10:12 AM

There is a rather offbeat yet fun Harry Potter reference in the news today as there is a report that a giant owl crop-circle has appeared in a field in England as a tribute to the late pet of Harry, Hedwig. The Telegraph reports that a new series of mysterious crop-circles (patterns cut in farmers fields) haveContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Evanna Lynch

Posted by: Edward
August 16, 2009, 10:31 AM

Please join us here at TLC in extending birthday wishes on this day to actress Evanna Lynch, who portrays the character of Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter films.  Miss Lynch is celebrating her 18th birthday.  Many happy returns to you, Evanna.  Cheers!

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Jim Dale

Posted by: Edward
August 15, 2009, 10:26 AM

Happy Birthday wishes go out on this day to Jim Dale, who is the narrator of the US Harry Potter audio books.  Mr. Dale is celebrating his 74th birthday.  Cheers to you, Mr. Dale!

Movies

Theme Park Update: Video and Photos of Towers, Facade of Hogwarts Castle Underway

Posted by: sue
August 14, 2009, 11:23 AM

Construction watch continues on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park attraction with new photos and video. First thanks to David who let us know about this new video of the construction work being done in Orlando, Florida, now clearly showing the towers andContinued...

Birthdays

Happy Birthday Nick!

Posted by: Melissa
August 14, 2009, 12:13 AM

Today is a special day: our forum admin Nick Rhein's 25th birthday! Please everyone join us in wishing him the happiest birthday someone who spends all day wrangling the content and bugs that more than 80,000 users can heap onto a site. We love you Nick - have a great day!

DH Film

Video of Burned Trailers from New Attack Scene in Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
August 13, 2009, 03:00 PM

Yesterday, we learned of a new scene added to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows which takes place as Harry and Hermione are camping while on the run, and arrive at a spot with trailers only to see the Death Eaters have attacked. London Taxi Tours now has videoContinued...

Movies

Extended Edition of Harry Potter and Sorcerer's Stone to Be Released, More Possible Soon

Posted by: sue
August 12, 2009, 11:16 PM

Great news tonight! At long last, the extended editions of the Harry Potter films are being planned for release.  Rope of Silicon is reporting that after the latest Motion Picture of America ratings bulletin, there was word that an extended edition of Continued...

HBP Film

Behind the Scenes: A Look at Creative Packaging for Weasley Wheezes in Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
August 12, 2009, 03:56 PM

There are new looks online today at some of the packaging for products found in Weasley Wheezes joke shop, as seen in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Creative Review has this look (and here in our galleries) at some of the packaging for humorous productsContinued...

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Fan Report from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: New Attack Scene Added for Movie, More

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Posted by: sue
August 12, 2009, 08:02 AM

Today we have a report from the set of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Two long time Harry Potter fans and readers of TLC were able to visit the set at Leavesden where filming is ongoing for the final installment of the Harry Potter film series. WhileContinued...

Radcliffe

Dan Radcliffe Lends Support to the Trevor Project

Posted by: Edward
August 10, 2009, 08:37 PM

Harry Potter actor Dan Radcliffe has given his support to The Trevor Project, a nationwide suicide prevention telephone helpline for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) youth, by contributing a major donation to the non-forprofit organization.  In a pressContinued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Ginny Weasley

Posted by: Edward
August 10, 2009, 08:00 PM

Please join us at TLC in sending birthday wishes to one Ginny Weasley, who, as the calendar on Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling's website now indicates, celebrates her birthday on August 11th.  Cheers to you, Ginny!

HBP Film

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince a Winner at Teen Choice Awards

Posted by: sue
August 10, 2009, 07:52 AM

At ceremonies held last night in Los Angeles, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince was named a winner at the Teen Choice Awards. As noted previously, the film had been nominated as in the "Summer Movie Action Adventure" category, with fans all over the world voting for theContinued...

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Evanna Lynch on the Lovegood House and Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
August 09, 2009, 05:21 PM

Thanks to EvannaLynchFans who let us all know they've released their interview with the Luna Lovegood actress, where Evanna gives her thoughts on Half-Blood Prince and notably the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Of interest are Evanna's thoughts on the eccentric Lovegood HouseContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Katie Leung

Posted by: Edward
August 08, 2009, 11:13 AM

Please join us here at TLC today in wishing actress Katie Leung (Cho Chang) a happy birthday.  Miss Leung is celebrating her 22nd birthday today.  Cheers to you!


     

Movies

New Looks at Artwork for First Two Harry Potter Collector's DVDs; New House Crests Wallpapers

Posted by: sue
August 08, 2009, 09:20 AM

Last month, we first told you pre-orders were available for the first two of the new Harry Potter Ultimate Collector's edition DVDS, as seen here and here.  WB has now released their newsletter which contained this new look at the artwork on the boxesContinued...

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