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Dan Radcliffe on the Set of "A Young Doctor's Notebook"

Posted by: Mel
July 15, 2012, 06:57 PM

We now have our first look at Dan Radcliffe in costume and with a young co-star for "A Young Doctor's Notebook." You can see the image here in our galleries.

The series "A Young Doctor's Notebook" will premiere in 2013. Thanks to SnitchSeeker for the head's up!


Daniel Radcliffe to Star in "Horns," Bonnie Wright now on Twitter

Posted by: Mel
July 13, 2012, 07:09 PM

Variety is reporting that Dan Radcliffe will be starring in "Horns," a supernatural movie based on the book by Joe Hill:

Radcliffe will portray the number one suspect for the rape and murder of his girlfriend. He awakens one morning to find horns starting to grow from his own head andContinued...


Full LeakyCon Schedule Now Up

Posted by: Mel
July 13, 2012, 07:05 PM

For those of you visiting us in Chicago at LeakyCon - the full schedule of events is now up and available to look at here.

So get out your time-turners and start planning, because this schedule contains more than 150 events, panels, signings, and other entertainments!  We cannot wait to see you all in 27 days!Continued...


Matthew Lewis to Recieve Honorary Degree

Posted by: Catherine
July 13, 2012, 10:37 AM

Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom), who was born and raised in Leeds, is to receive an Honorary Master of Arts Degree from Leeds Metropolitan University. He will be awarded this degree during the Universities graduation ceremony, on July 24, for his "contribution to the arts and charityContinued...


Video: J. K. Rowling and Steve Kloves Talk Writing the Trio

Posted by: Mel
July 11, 2012, 07:05 PM

The Harry Potter Wizard's Collection website has released a short clip from the "Creating the World of Harry Potter" documentary, which will be included as part of the special features of this limited edition DVD collection. Watch here or below as J. K. Rowling and screenwriter Steve KlovesContinued...

J.K. Rowling

First Four Chapters of "Chamber of Secrets" Open to All on Pottermore

Posted by: Mel
July 11, 2012, 03:00 PM

The first four chapters of "Chamber of Secrets" are now open to all Pottermore users. Pottermore Insider reports:

There’s plenty to discover and enjoy. Read more exclusive writing from J.K. Rowling; view The Burrow for the first time and de-gnome the garden. Collect your second-yearContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Pottermore Slytherins Can Now Access First Four Chapters of "Chamber of Secrets" UPDATED

Posted by: Mel
July 10, 2012, 07:04 PM

UPDATE: If you want to know what the first four chapters of Chamber of Secrets contain, scroll down.

The first four chapters of "Chamber of Secrets" are now open to all Pottermore users in Slytherin House. Tomorrow these chapters will be opened to all other Houses.Continued...


"We Are Wizards" Now Available to Watch on SnagFilms

Posted by: Mel
July 10, 2012, 06:59 PM

"We Are Wizards," a documentary about the Harry Potter fan community which was released in 2009, can now be watched in its entirety here at SnagFilms.

For those unfamiliar with the "We Are Wizards" documentary, more information can be found here or below:

The documentary profiles some of the powerContinued...


USA Wins Quidditch Olympics

Posted by: Catherine
July 09, 2012, 05:34 PM

As reported earlier, the Quidditch Olympic Summer Games took place these last two days in Oxford, England. After a series of excellent games played on all sides, the United States was named Quidditch champions. Oxford Mail reports:

The UK team lost each of its four games before the US team were crowned champions afterContinued...


Pottermore: "Chamber of Secrets" Progress

Posted by: Catherine
July 09, 2012, 03:09 PM

Another Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets update has been posted on Pottermore Insider. The site states:

Monday 09 July

Chamber of Secrets update:
This week, we are recording sounds for Chapter Sixteen, The Chamber of Secrets.

As you have learned from previous Leaky posts, we expect the first set of chaptersContinued...


Evanna Lynch Interested in Historical Films

Posted by: Catherine
July 08, 2012, 10:36 AM

In a recent interview, Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) revealed her and her family's love of history. She said she would like to take a role in a movie that represented Ireland's "rich" history. Evanna Lynch also mentioned how playing different age roles effects her career, as well as a small project inContinued...



Posted by: Catherine
July 07, 2012, 04:22 PM

Update: You can see the schedule for the games and access a link to a livestream of the games here.

As we have previously reported, the UK, US, France, and Australia are taking part in The Quidditch Association's Summer Olympic Games. More details of this tournament have been released. The Summer Olympic Games for QuidditchContinued...


Matthew Lewis in "A Band of Buriers" Music Video

Posted by: Catherine
July 07, 2012, 04:04 PM

Matthew Lewis plays a role in A Band of Burier's new music video for their song Filth. Matthew Lewis is a part of a couple whose relationship takes a dark turn. You can view the video below, or here. (Warning: video is slightly disturbing)


First Pictures of Rupert Grint in "CBGB"

Posted by: Catherine
July 07, 2012, 03:53 PM

Update: The photos are now in the galleries!

The first photos of Rupert Grint in CBGB have surfaced. A fan visiting the set in Savannah was able to snap a photo of Grint and his PA, as well as one of Grint and herself. You can view the pictures here, or below.

J.K. Rowling

Slytherins to Receive Sneak Peak of "Chamber of Secrets" on Pottermore

Posted by: Mel
July 06, 2012, 07:26 PM

Congratulations to all members of Slytherin House - because you won the very first Pottermore House Cup, all Slytherins will get to look at the new "Chamber of Secrets" chapters 24 hours ahead of all the other Houses. The Pottermore Insider reports:

Pottermore has witnessed someContinued...

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