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Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling Nominated for Quill Award

Posted by: sue
August 04, 2005, 01:57 PM

Author J.K. Rowling and her newest book have been nominated for a Quill literary award. According to their website, the Quill Awards " are a consumer-driven celebration of the written word created to inspire reading while promoting literacy." Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is nominated inContinued...


TLC Finalist for Award

Posted by: Melissa
July 26, 2005, 08:55 AM

TLC is very proud to be a finalist in the Web site awards. Two of the sites are HP - us and the mighty MuggleNet - so either one is a win for HP fans. If you want to vote for us, please do. You can do so right here. Last year we were up for this but, um...forgot to post about it. That's becauseContinued...


Special BAFTA Award for Director Mike Newell

Posted by: sue
June 28, 2005, 11:16 AM

newell.jpgVariety is reporting today that Goblet of Fire film director Mike Newell will be receiving a special award from the British Academy of Film & Television Arts. Mr. Newell will be the recipient of the "John Schlesinger Britannia Award for artistic excellence at the Britannia Awards to be presentedContinued...


Best Actor Award for Daniel Radcliffe

Posted by: sue
June 20, 2005, 06:41 AM

Daniel Radcliffe was named Best Young Actor at the SyFy Genre Awards for his role as Harry Potter in the Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban film. Daniel also won this award back in 2003 for his performance in Chamber of Secrets.
Thanks to Page from Dan


Potter Soundtrack voted 16th of All Time Greatest

Posted by: sue
May 30, 2005, 12:02 PM

Classic FM recently had listeners vote on the Greatest Movie Soundtrack of All Time. The results have been announced, and the soundtrack by John Williams for "Harry Potter" came in at number sixteen on the list of favorite soundtracks. The list did not specify which Potter film was chosen.Continued...


Azkaban wins Spacey Award

Posted by: sue
May 30, 2005, 08:57 AM

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was named Favorite Film at the Spacey Awards which are given for the best in Sci-Fi Film and Television. Azkaban beat out Spiderman 2, with the VP of the Space Channel, who produces the Spaceys, saying "We thought it (Potter) might skew a bit younger than the averageContinued...


John Williams Wins Classical Brit Award

Posted by: sue
May 26, 2005, 08:49 AM

Previously we told you that film composer John Williams had been nominated at the Classical Brit music awards. These awards were presented last night, and John Williams won the best soundtrack award for both his scores for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and The Terminal. Congratulations Mr. Williams!Continued...

PoA Film

Golden Prisoner of Azkaban?

Posted by: sue
May 11, 2005, 06:03 AM

The film trailer for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban has received a nomination in the category of "Best Music" at the Golden Trailer Awards. The awards will be presented on Thursday, May 26th in Los Angeles, CA.
Thanks Brice!


Harry Potter Video Game News

Posted by: sue
May 06, 2005, 09:35 AM

EA Games, makers of the Harry Potter video games, have revamped their Potter website to include a Goblet of Fire section. This site is still under construction, for now reading "Coming Soon." For the time being, there are three screen shots up of the game, which were released previously, as well as that mysteryContinued...


John Williams Gets Classic Brit Nomination

Posted by: sue
April 20, 2005, 12:42 PM

Composer John Williams has been nominated for a Classical Brit Award for his score for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Mr. Williams was also nominated in the category of best "Soundtrack Composer" for his work for the motion picture The Terminal. Other film composers nominated areContinued...


Leaky Lovemark

Posted by: Melissa
April 06, 2005, 01:21 PM

We are so touched and honored by reader Janet, who is responsible for putting Leaky up for a Lovemark, a unique Web honor where users show their appreciation for their favorite things, places and people. Janet let us know she had nominated us, and today we're honored to be on's home page, as one of the newestContinued...


Prisoner of Azkaban Nominated for Hugo Award

Posted by: sue
March 29, 2005, 11:19 AM

The Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban film has been nominated for a Hugo Award in the category of "Best Dramatic Presentation- Long Form." The Hugo Awards, presented by the World Science Fiction Society to recognise achievement in Science Fiction, will be awarded on August 7thContinued...


Kids' Choice Awards Online Voting Open

Posted by: sue
March 09, 2005, 08:18 AM

Previously we told you that Harry Potter had been nominated for two awards at Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards. The online voting section for the awards is now open. If you would like, you can click here to vote for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in the "Favorite Movie" category.Continued...

PoA Film

PoA Wins Soundtrack Award

Posted by: Melissa
March 02, 2005, 10:24 AM

The Prisoner of Azkaban soundtrack has nabbed the 2004 Soundtrack of the Year Award from The award was nominated by SST and voted on by the station's users. Thanks Nico!

Film Awards

Oscar Update #2: PoA Loses Best Score Oscar to Finding Neverland

Posted by: Melissa
February 27, 2005, 10:06 PM

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban did not win the Best Original Score Academy Award for which it was nominated, its second and final nomination of the night. Finding Neverland won instead. PoA's score was written by John Williams, who has been nominated for an OscarContinued...

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