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Timothy Spall to Return as Wormtail for Half-Blood Prince, Deathly Hallows Films

Posted by: sue
January 18, 2008, 12:03 PM

Actor Timothy Spall has given a new interview where he confirms he will be returning in the role of Peter Pettigrew for the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film. The actor says that he is in the sixth Harry Potter movie, noting he should begin filmingContinued...

Movies

Movie Magic Magazine Feature on Future of Harry Potter Films

Posted by: Edward
January 16, 2008, 11:21 PM

Movie Magic Magazine, on newsstands and in bookstores now, talks of the last three Harry Potter films, “Order of the Phoenix, “Half-Blood Prince,” and “Deathly Hallows” in a multiple page spread in their January 2008 issue. Featuring scores of previouslyContinued...

Honors/Awards

Golden Globe Awards Follow Up: Broadbent, Christie, and "Sweeney Todd" Film Named Winners

Posted by: Edward
January 14, 2008, 07:32 PM

The Golden Globe awards ceremony, which took place without its usual red carpet glitz and glamor and celebrity appearances due to the ongoing Writer’s Guild strike, was broadcast last night on NBC as a press conference. As we told you previously, a number ofContinued...

HBP Film

Emma Watson Updates About Filming Slughorn's Party Scene in "Half-Blood Prince"

Posted by: sue
January 10, 2008, 07:48 PM

Actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) has updated her website today with a diary entry on filming for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. She writes today was her first scene working with actor Jim Broadbent, who will be portraying Professor Horace Slughorn in theContinued...

McCrory Interviews

Helen McCrory to begin Filming Role as Narcissa Malfoy in "Half-Blood Prince"

Posted by: sue
January 08, 2008, 03:59 PM

The Independent has a new feature online today with actress Helen McCrory who mentions very briefly about beginning her work as Narcissa Malfoy in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. The paper notes her filming for this is about to start shortly, with theContinued...

PotterCast

PotterCast 133: The Bard’s Tale

Posted by: Edward
January 08, 2008, 05:55 AM


PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast is here for our first regular show of 2008 including a Jo Outtake of the Week. Sue and John are your hosts this week and are joined by two of our Leaky Senior Staffers, Super!Alex and Nick R., for a discussion of some of the latest happenings in the fandom including: the auctionContinued...

HBP Film

MTV Looks Forward to "Half-Blood Prince" in 2008

Posted by: sue
January 07, 2008, 04:28 PM

With the start of the new year come the lists of anticipated films due in the months ahead. MTV has a new article now online regarding the movies they are most looking forward to seeing, naming "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" at the number two spot behind "Bond 22." They write of the sixthContinued...

Home Video / DVD

Blu-Ray Format DVDs Exclusive to WB Releases Starting Mid 2008

Posted by: Edward
January 05, 2008, 06:12 PM

Warner Bros. has announced their decision to exclusively release all future High Definition editions of their films in the Blu-ray format DVDs, and no longer produce the HD DVD versions, starting later this year. The decision was reached, they say, “in response to consumer demand”Continued...

HBP Film

Fake Half-Blood Prince Poster Circulating

Posted by: Melissa
January 04, 2008, 10:52 PM

This poster, which has been circulating online as a real poster for Half-Blood Prince, is fan-made, says WB.

Happy Movie Season!

OotP Film

"Order of the Phoenix" Film and Actors Top AOL and Yahoo Best of 2007 Lists

Posted by: Edward
January 03, 2008, 03:23 AM

Now that 2008 is here, many media outlets continue to look back at 2007. Here is a brief round up of some of the latest in this group of lists:

AOL Moviefone has released the poll results of their The Best and Worst of 2007. It is not a surprise that the Harry Potter filmsContinued...

Watson

Holiday Message from Emma Watson on Official Site

Posted by: Edward
December 24, 2007, 01:07 AM

Actress Emma Watson has updated her official website with a new E.M.S. (Emma’s Messaging Service) message for the Christmas holiday. In her newest message, which you can read right here, Emma talks of returning to production on the sixth film, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince,”Continued...

HBP Film

Cinesite to Begin Production on "Half-Blood Prince" Film in May

Posted by: sue
December 21, 2007, 12:43 AM

Cinesite, a noted visual effects and production house, is set to begin work again on Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in May, 2008. Cinesite, which has contributed work to all of the Harry Potter films to date, is known for their fantastic models of Hogwarts Castle seen in theContinued...

HBP Film

"Half-Blood Prince" Casting News on McLaggen, Zabini, Romilda Vane and Katie Bell

Posted by: sue
December 19, 2007, 04:45 PM

Additional casting has been announced for characters in the upcoming “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” film. As referenced briefly in the recent PotterCast interview with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, the role of would be Gryffindor keeper CormacContinued...

HBP Film

Official WB Description of "Half-Blood Prince" Film

Posted by: sue
December 14, 2007, 12:11 PM

In addition to the first official photo from the upcoming “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” movie, Warner Bros has also released their official description of the sixth Harry Potter movie as follows:

“Fantasy Adventure. Voldemort is tightening his grip on both the MuggleContinued...

HBP Film

First Official Picture from Half-Blood Prince Film

Posted by: Melissa
December 14, 2007, 04:58 AM

The first picture of Half-Blood Prince has been released with a WB 2008 preview today. The picture of Dan Radcliffe as Harry Potter also features a glimpse at the Half-Blood Prince’s potions book, and a visual of the Marauder’s Map. This image is in our galleries; click here to see it.