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Ginny Weasley Writes for the Daily Profit on Pottermore

Posted by: Catherine
May 14, 2014, 09:28 AM

J.K. Rowling is, once again, writing new material for Pottermore through news reports on the Quidditch World Cup. Ginny Weasley will be providing updated commentary on the tournament this week, and is expected to be "joined by her family" at the end of the week. As J.K. Rowling stated onContinued...

Movies

"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" to be Released November 2016

Posted by: Mel
May 13, 2014, 08:58 PM

The first movie in the "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" trilogy will be released on November 18th, 2016, according to Variety:

Set initially in New York about seven decades before the start of the Harry Potter story, the films will follow “magizoologist” Newt ScamanderContinued...

Misc

Video: More Details on Harry Potter and the Escape From Gringotts, Hogwarts Express

Posted by: Mel
May 13, 2014, 08:53 PM

Some new, exciting details have been revealed about the Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts attraction opening at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter this summer. On the attraction, riders will encounter Bellatrix, Gringotts security trolls, dragons, and He Who Must Not BeContinued...

Misc

Video: Closer Look at Gringotts Ride and Hogwarts Express

Posted by: Mel
May 08, 2014, 08:46 PM

We now have a closer look at the Gringotts ride and the Hogwarts Express ride, both of which will be opening at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley expansion this summer. Here or below you can watch a video showing a close up look at the Gringotts goblins in the lobby of the bank, and youContinued...

Misc

First Look at Gringotts at Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Today Show Sweepstakes

Posted by: Mel
May 07, 2014, 08:49 PM

The Today Show recently announced a sweepstakes for tickets to the opening day of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley expansion. The contest begins on May 13th and end on May 19th and 25 people will win tickets. Further information on the contestContinued...

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Tom Felton's "Belle" Out Now

Posted by: Catherine
May 03, 2014, 02:37 PM

Yesterday Tom Felton's movie Belle was released in the United States! Tom Felton also tweeted about his new TNT TV series in the United States, Murder in the First. The series is making its TV premiere Monday, June 9, 10/9c PM.

J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling Tweets About Anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts

Posted by: Mel
May 02, 2014, 08:42 PM

J. K. Rowling updated her Twitter account today to remind us that it's the sixteenth anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts:


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J.K. Rowling Women's Hour Takeover

Posted by: Catherine
April 28, 2014, 04:36 PM

BBC 4 now has J.K. Rowling's Guest Edit on Women's Hour Takeover available to listen to, here.

J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling Reveals What Gemstone is in Hufflepuff House Points Hourglass

Posted by: Mel
April 25, 2014, 08:45 PM

J. K. Rowling has updated her Twitter to answer a question about what gemstone is in the Hufflepuff house points hourglass:

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J.K. Rowling's BBC Guest Edit Coming Monday

Posted by: Catherine
April 25, 2014, 10:43 AM

As reported previously, J.K. Rowling is going to be a guest editor for BBC 4's Women's Hour Takeover week. Ms. Rowling tweeted this morning that her guest edit hour is coming on Monday. She will be kicking off this BBC segment, as her episode is the first of five. Her edit hour will cover shoes, women andContinued...

Misc

Trio to be Featured in Gringotts Ride in Diagon Alley Expansion

Posted by: Mel
April 24, 2014, 08:46 PM

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley official site has been updated to include a bit more information on the "Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts" attraction and reveals that theme park goers will see Harry, Ron, and Hermione when they ride it:

Enter Gringotts™Continued...

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Harry Potter Read-a-thon for HPA's Accio Books!

Posted by: Catherine
April 19, 2014, 11:33 AM

Earlier this month, the Harry Potter Alliance in Chicago had a read-a-thon for their Accio Books book drive. As many fans know, the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) is an international non-profit organization, constructed by Harry Potter fans, that fights injustice using morals and themes found in the HarryContinued...

Misc

Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan to Open July 15th

Posted by: Mel
April 18, 2014, 08:43 PM

Today, Universal Studios Japan announced that The Wizarding World of Harry Potter area will open at their park on July 15th, 2014. The prime minister of Japan, the US ambassador to Japan, Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), and Harry Potter set designer Stuart Craig were thereContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Live Coverage of the 2014 Quidditch World Cup on Pottermore

Posted by: Mel
April 15, 2014, 08:50 PM

We have some really exciting news from Pottermore: J. K. Rowling is adding new content to the site about the current Quidditch World Cup as it takes place in real time. Information about the opening ceremonies and the first match, which was between Norway and the Ivory Coast, can be viewedContinued...

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Happy Birthday Emma Watson!

Posted by: Catherine
April 15, 2014, 04:03 PM

Today Emma Watson is celebrating her 24th birthday! Ms. Watson is currently shooting her first takes of Regression, today, as it is the first day on set. According to Emma's tweet, the first day of shooting is "a very cool birthday present". Please join us in wishing Emma Watson a very happy birthday!

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