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Fantastic Beasts

David Heyman to Produce "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

Posted by: Melissa
October 02, 2013, 01:50 PM

MTV News Correspondent Josh Horowitz brings us the latest development in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them news:

Misc

First Pottermore Installment of "Goblet of Fire" Available to Everyone

Posted by: Mel
October 01, 2013, 08:42 PM

The first installment of "Goblet of Fire" on Pottermore is now available for all users to enjoy:

We’re excited to announce that all members of Pottermore.com are now able to explore the first instalment of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. 

Soak up the atmosphere of theContinued...

PotterCast

PotterCast #251: J/K!

Posted by: brad
October 01, 2013, 08:03 PM

Remember the time we ended PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast, because there wasn't a lot of news in the Harry Potter world to discuss and we said that we'd hold out the slim hope that would change the far future, and if it did, we'd come back?

Remember how we found out two weeks later that J.K. Rowling had written two moreContinued...

Misc

First Installment of "Goblet of Fire" on Pottermore Available Now for Hufflepuffs

Posted by: Mel
September 30, 2013, 03:42 PM

As a reward for winning the last House Cup, members of Hufflepuff house can now access the first installment of "Goblet of Fire" on Pottermore:

Please note this early access will only be available to members who were sorted into Hufflepuff house before the fourth PottermoreContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Tom Felton!

Posted by: Mel
September 22, 2013, 08:41 PM

Please join Leaky in extending birthday wishes to Tom Felton, who turns 26 today. Many happy returns!

News

Rumor: Daniel Radcliffe offered role as Freddie Mercury

Posted by: Catherine
September 22, 2013, 12:00 PM

According to the Dailey Star, Daniel Radcliffe has been offered a chance to play Queen's lead singer, Freddie Mercury, in a biopic. There is no official word yet on Radcliffe's involvement in the project, or if he'll even take the role. The role was previously given to Sacha Baren, who leftContinued...

News

Wizarding World's "Grimmauld Place" starting to take Shape

Posted by: Catherine
September 22, 2013, 11:16 AM

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter's extension of Diagon Alley and London is quickly starting to become recognizable. The construction of this second half of the theme park, set to open this coming spring in 2014, is well underway. A few buildings, such as Number 12 Grimmauld Place, areContinued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Hermione Granger!

Posted by: Mel
September 19, 2013, 08:41 PM

September 19th marks the birthday of Hermione Granger, the brightest witch of her age. Please join us in wishing Hermione a very happy birthday and in hoping she gets many new books as gifts!

J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling Speaks About Her Years as a Single Mother for Gingerbread Organization

Posted by: Mel
September 18, 2013, 08:47 PM

J. K. Rowling, writing as president of the Gingerbread organization for single parents, has written about her experiences and struggles as a single mother in support of single parents:

Nearly twenty years ago (it’s a shock to me to write that, because it still seems quite aContinued...

Misc

Hufflepuff Wins Pottermore House Cup, Will Get Early Access to "Goblet of Fire"

Posted by: Mel
September 17, 2013, 08:41 PM

Last week, Hufflepuff won the fourth Pottermore House Cup, and as a reward they will receive 24 hour early access to the first installment of "Goblet of Fire" when it is released:

It was a hard fought competition and during the past four months each one of the four housesContinued...

Movies

"Fantastic Beasts" Films to Have Video Game and Theme Park Tie-ins

Posted by: Mel
September 13, 2013, 08:45 PM

Following the news that J. K. Rowling will write a screenplay for a "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" film, Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara has said that in addition to a series of films he anticipates that the "Fantastic Beasts" series will include video games and an attractionContinued...

News

J.K. Rowling to pen screenplay for Movie Spin off on "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

Posted by: Catherine
September 12, 2013, 02:23 PM

Warner Brothers has announced that a movie series based off of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. J.K. Rowling will be writing the screenplay for this extension of the wizarding franchise, making this her screenwriting debut. The focus of the filmContinued...

News

Actor Round Up!

Posted by: Catherine
September 08, 2013, 07:28 PM

The cast of Harry Potter have been making a splash on the news front today. The trio is making much progress in their post-Potter endeavors. Daniel Radcliffe grew a pair of horns at the Toronto International Film Festival, premiering his new movie Horns. New stills of the movie were released, along with photos of Dan at the premiere.Continued...

Radcliffe

Video: "Kill Your Darlings" Trailer

Posted by: Mel
September 04, 2013, 08:44 PM

The full theatrical trailer for Dan Radcliffe's film, "Kill Your Darlings," is now online and can be viewed here or below. Radcliffe portrays a young Allen Ginsberg in the film.

News

New U.K. "Deathly Hallows" Adult Cover

Posted by: Catherine
September 04, 2013, 10:43 AM

Hypable has posted pictures of the U.K.'s new adult covers for the Harry Potter novels. The most recently released cover is that of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Interestingly, Bloomsbury has chosen to feature Nagini for the visual representation of the final Harry Potter book. Also noted by Hypable, notContinued...

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