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Radcliffe, Shaw, Smith Win Theater Awards

Posted by: sue
February 22, 2008, 02:50 AM

Congratulations are in order tonight for several members of the Harry Potter films for their work on the British stage. The annual Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers’ Choice Award winners have now been announced, with actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) winning the “London Newcomer of the Year” forContinued...

Honors/Awards

Nine Nominations for "Order of the Phoenix" at Saturn Awards

Posted by: Edward
February 20, 2008, 09:56 PM

The “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” film has received a number of nominations at the upcoming 34th Annual Saturn Awards. This awards ceremony recognizes the best in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror films each year and has given out a total of nine nominationsContinued...

Honors/Awards

Award Watch: Shaw, Lynch and Craig News and More

Posted by: sue
February 18, 2008, 11:21 PM

We have a few pieces of news regarding some of the people from the Harry Potter films and various award programs.

As we reported previously, acclaimed production designer Stuart Craig was to receive a special lifetime achievement award from the Art Directors Guild. That program took place last nightContinued...

Misc

Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger Named Among EW's Favorite Fictional Lovers

Posted by: Edward
February 14, 2008, 05:03 PM

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Entertainment Weekly has released a list of Pop Culture’s Best Couples, a ranking of 26 of our favorite true (fictional) lovers. The fictional pairing of characters Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger from the Harry Potter series areContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Receives James Joyce Award in Dublin

Posted by: sue
February 13, 2008, 12:06 PM

As we reported previously, author J.K. Rowling was to receive a special James Joyce award at University College in Dublin. That event was held last night, and Irish newspaper Independent reports on the event where JKR read from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, signed copies of the book, andContinued...

Watson

Emma Watson Nominated for 'Otto' and Glamour Magazine Awards

Posted by: Edward
February 11, 2008, 09:49 PM

Further award nomination news comes today from Emma Watson's official site which has been updated noting Emma's recent nomination at the Glamor Magazine Awards for her role as Pauline in the previously released TV film, "Ballet Shoes." Miss Watson (Hermione Granger) was nominated in theContinued...

Dale

Jim Dale Wins Grammy Award for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" AudioBook

Posted by: sue
February 11, 2008, 01:21 AM

At ceremonies before tonight’s telecast, it was announced that Jim Dale won the Grammy Award in the category best “Spoken Word Album for Children” for his audio recording of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” written by J.K. Rowling.Continued...

Honors/Awards

Dan Radcliffe Attends BAFTAs in London

Posted by: sue
February 10, 2008, 07:36 PM

As we reported earlier, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has been nominated for two awards at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards, with recognition in the “Special Visual Effects,” and “Production Design” categories. Those awards were presented tonight in London,Continued...

Honors/Awards

Harry Potter Book Series Nominated at Kids' Choice Awards

Posted by: Edward
February 08, 2008, 03:42 AM

The 2008 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is scheduled to take place soon, and the nominees for their various awards have now been announced. The Harry Potter series has been nominated yet again in the category of Favorite Book along with such novels as ” Diary of a Wimpy Kid,”Continued...

Dale

Audie Award Nomination for Jim Dale and "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: sue
February 06, 2008, 03:12 AM

Actor Jim Dale has been nominated for his audio recording of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows at the 2008 Audie Awards. Recognized for his voice work in the category of “Solo Narration-Male,” Jim Dale is nominated along with Edward Herrmann, narrator ofContinued...

Film Awards

Six Nominations for "Order of the Phoenix" at Empire Awards

Posted by: Edward
February 04, 2008, 01:33 AM

The BBC is reporting tonight the “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” film received a total of six nominations at the upcoming Empire Magazine Movie Awards. The fifth film in the series was nominated for Best Film while actors Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and Emma WatsonContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Named Overall Great Briton of 2007

Posted by: sue
February 01, 2008, 01:55 AM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has been named the Morgan Stanley Overall Great Briton of 2007 as well as the winner of the Great Briton, Arts category. As we reported last month, Jo was nominated for these awards which recognize those who “contributed exceptional achievements to their fieldContinued...

JKR Interviews

New Audio, Video Interviews with J.K. Rowling at South Bank Show Awards

Posted by: sue
January 30, 2008, 07:47 PM

Yesterday we told you that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling had been honored at the South Bank Show Awards. We now have three videos containing new interviews with Jo, as well as footage from the award ceremony which will be broadcast on UK channel ITV February 3.

Scottish TVContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Honored at South Bank Show Awards, Jokes About Replacing Gambon with Lord Attenborough

Posted by: sue
January 29, 2008, 04:11 PM

A follow up today on news we first told you about several weeks ago involving a special recognition for Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The BBC reports the South Bank Show awards presented Jo with a special honor, giving her "an outstanding achievement prize for her success with the HarryContinued...

Film Awards

A Golden Tomato for "Order of the Phoenix"

Posted by: Edward
January 21, 2008, 08:21 PM

More award news comes today from longtime TLC reader Christina who let us know “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” received the Golden Tomato award for the best reviewed science-fiction/fantasy film of the year from RottenTomatoes.com. Update: In a press release, David Yates said “OnContinued...

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