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More Magical Quill Challenge Questions Answered on Pottermore Blog

Posted by: Mel
August 03, 2011, 04:52 PM

The Pottermore Insider Blog has added to their FAQ about the Magical Quill Challenge by addressing issues regarding the fourth clue, as well as information regarding registering multiple accounts:

I solved the clue for Day 4 but I couldn't find The Magical Quill. What happened?


Tom Felton on Lopez Tonight

Posted by: Mel
August 03, 2011, 04:45 PM

Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) made a recent appearance on Lopez Tonight, where he discussed the party after "Deathly Hallows" wrapped among other topics. You can watch the video here or below. Enjoy!

J.K. Rowling

Updated: Pottermore's Magical Quill Challenge, Day 4, Now Closed

Posted by: Stephanie_J
August 03, 2011, 11:00 AM

Update: Registration for day 4 is now closed; tomorrow's clue will revolve around Order of the Phoenix. No word yet on what time to expect the latest challenge.

Day 4 of Pottermore's Magical Quill Challenge is now open with a clue from Goblet of Fire.
How many students take part in the TriwizardContinued...


First Photo of Rupert Grint in "Comrade"

Posted by: Mel
August 02, 2011, 10:45 PM

We now have a still of Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) from his upcoming film, "Comrade." You can view the picture here in our galleries.

"Comrade," a war film set during World War II will star Grint as a fighter pilot, and it will be released sometime in the spring of 2012.


Tom Felton Discusses "Deathly Hallows: Part 2" DVD and Keepsakes

Posted by: Mel
August 02, 2011, 07:36 PM

In a new interview with MTV, Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) discusses the special feature that might be put on the "Deathly Hallows: Part 2" DVD as well as some of the keepsakes he has from the Harry Potter films. You can watch here or below.

As of rightContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Pottermore Blog Gives Additional Info on Magical Quill Challenge

Posted by: Mel
August 02, 2011, 03:25 PM

The Pottermore Insider blog has answered a few more questions with regards to the Magical Quill Challenge. Of particular interest might be the time frame during which the fourth clue will be posted:

So far, all the clues have appeared in the early hours of the morning in my time zone.Continued...

JKR Interviews

J.K. Rowling Talks About "Who Do You Think You Are?" Episode with Radio Times

Posted by: Stephanie_J
August 01, 2011, 10:39 PM

Author J.K. Rowling recently gave an interview to Radio Times magazine in conjunction with her upcoming episode for the BBC show, "Who Do You Think You Are?"

As Leaky reported in June, Ms. Rowling decided to appear on the show to trace her mother's French ancestry. ExcerptsContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Additional Info on Magical Quill Challenge from Pottermore Blog

Posted by: Mel
August 01, 2011, 07:30 PM

The Pottermore Insider Blog has answered some questions regarding the Magical Quill challenge, including what time the third clue will be released:

I have seen Pottermore early access accounts being sold online on places like eBay. Is it okay to buy or sell Pottermore accounts?

HP Cast

Darren Criss Confirmed as Daniel Radcliffe's Successor in "How to Succeed..."

Posted by: Stephanie_J
August 01, 2011, 03:46 PM

Darren Criss, of "A Very Potter Musical" and "Glee" fame, has been named as Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe's successor in the Broadway show, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." 

According to, Radcliffe will be departing the musical on JanuaryContinued...

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