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High Res Image of Harry, Ron, and Hermione from "Deathly Hallows" Released

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Posted by: Edward
August 19, 2010, 04:50 PM

WB has sent over an High Res image of the new Harry, Ron, and Hermione photo from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" we first showed you yesterday.  The image can be found here in our Image Galleries.  Enjoy!

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Audio Clip from "Deathly Hallows" Comic-Con Footage Now Online

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Posted by: Mel
August 18, 2010, 09:08 PM

Though the "Deathly Hallows" footage shown at Comic-Con has not made its way online, an audio clip of what was shown has now been uploaded:

The audio clip is approximately four minutes, fourteen seconds long and does feature a lot of new dialogue that we haven’t seen/heard yet in previouslyContinued...

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Leaky's Daily Quotedown to Deathly Hallows: 92 Days

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Posted by: Edward
August 18, 2010, 08:55 PM

A special double quotedown is due today, for there are now only 92 days left until "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" hits theaters!  We are posting a quote from the first half of the book every day in celebration and to give us a chance to discuss and ponder the final book asContinued...

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New Image of Harry, Ron, and Hermione from "Deathly Hallows" Now Online

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Posted by: Mel
August 18, 2010, 08:53 PM

A new image from "Deathly Hallows" has been released in KansasCity.com. It is of Harry, Ron, and Hermione entering Grimmauld Place and can be viewed here in our Image Galleries.

Thanks to UniversHarryPotter.com for the tip!

Education

Durham University to Offer Harry Potter Course Next Year

Posted by: Mel
August 18, 2010, 08:41 PM

BBC News is reporting that Durham University will be offering a course based around Harry Potter, entitled "Harry Potter and the Age of Illusion," starting next year:

The Durham University module uses the works of JK Rowling to examine prejudice, citizenship and bullying in modern society.Continued...

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Rupert Grint to Talk "Cherrybomb" at Regent Street Apple Store

Posted by: Rosi
August 18, 2010, 10:33 AM

Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) will be at the Apple Store in Regent Street, London, talking about the making of "Cherrybomb" on the evening of the film's DVD release. The event will take place on Monday, 23rd August from 6.30pm to 7.30pm and there will be no charge for entry. Grint willContinued...

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First Photo from Emma Watson's A/W Collection; S/S 2011 to be Unveiled on 8th September

Posted by: Rosi
August 18, 2010, 10:18 AM

The first photo from Emma Watson's Autumn/Winter 2010 collection for People Tree appeared in today's London Evening Standard. The photo, which features Watson wearing her own designs, can be seen here in our galleries. The full Autumn/Winter 2010 collection willContinued...

Video Games

"Deathly Hallows" Video Game to be Kinect-Compatible, Phelps Twins Demonstrate Gamepaly

Posted by: Edward
August 17, 2010, 05:31 PM

News has come from a press conference as part of Electronic Arts (EA) GamesCon 2010, regarding a new spell casting ability appearing on the "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" video game.  The forthcoming game will be Microsoft Kinect-compatible, whichContinued...

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Android Version of LeakyNews.com's Guide to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter App Now Available

Posted by: Edward
August 17, 2010, 02:00 PM

Attention all Android users: LeakyNews.com's Guide to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter App; which is currently available for all Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad; is now available for download on the Android Marketplace.  On your Android device, click here toContinued...

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Leaky's Daily Quotedown to Deathly Hallows: 94 Days

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Posted by: Edward
August 17, 2010, 12:02 AM

There are now only 94 days left until "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" hits theaters!  We are posting a quote from the first half of the book every day in celebration and to give us a chance to discuss and ponder the final book as it goes to film.  Here's today's quote!Continued...

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Hi Res "Deathly Hallows" Images from Entertainment Weekly Now Online

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Posted by: Rosi
August 16, 2010, 07:12 PM

High resolution images from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" first released in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly can now be seen here in our galleries courtesy of Warner Bros., starting with this image of Harry and Hermione in the forest.

You can find scans of the articleContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Evanna Lynch

Posted by: Rosi
August 16, 2010, 09:33 AM

Please join us at TLC in wishing actress Evanna Lynch a very happy birthday! Evanna, who plays Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter films, is celebrating her 19th birthday today. Many happy returns!

LeakyLounge

Jo's Book Nook Re-opens Discussion of The Necromancer

Posted by: Rosi
August 16, 2010, 09:29 AM

Jo's Book Nook, our non-Harry Potter book club at the Leaky Lounge, has re-opened their reading of The Necromancer by Michael Scott. The fourth title in Scott's The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series has only recently been released in the UK; the forum has therefore been re-openedContinued...

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Leaky's Daily Quotedown to Deathly Hallows: 95 Days

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Posted by: Edward
August 15, 2010, 08:45 PM

There are now only 95 days left until "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" hits theaters!  We are posting a quote from the first half of the book every day in celebration and to give us a chance to discuss and ponder the final book as it goes to film.  Here's today's quote!Continued...

Events

Pictures of Matt Lewis and Hogwarts Express at National Railway Museum

Posted by: Mel
August 15, 2010, 08:19 PM

As readers may recall, Matt Lewis (Neville Longbottom) attended the Wizard Weekend at the National Railway Museum this weekend. One of our readers went to the event and was kind enough to send us pictures, which you can see here in our Image Galleries. The images are of MattContinued...

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