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‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ Wizarding World Wands Installation Coming to London!

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Sep 20, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Events, Fan Events, Fans, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Lumos, News

Today, September 20th, Warner Bros announced an installation of nine giant wands set to cast the Lumos charm on London this Fall. The installation will celebrate the release of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, and help raise awareness for J.K. Rowling’s charity Lumos, working to raise awareness of the need to end institutionalisation of children around the …read more!

Hogwarts in the Snow & Dinner in the Great Hall Return to Warner Bros Studio Tour London

Great Hall with Yule Ball stage (1)

Sep 18, 2018

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Events, News, Studio Tour

Hogwarts in the Snow and Dinner in the Great Hall will return to Warner Bros Studio Tour this year, and will see the sets from the Harry Potter films transformed for the festive season! Hogwarts in the Snow will run from  17th November until 27th January, giving visitors access to the all-round festive transformation of the tour. Visitors will see the …read more!

Theater Round-Up: Jack Thorne’s ‘King Kong’ and ‘His Dark Materials’ News, Ralph Fiennes ‘Antony and Cleopatra’ Opens and More!


Sep 18, 2018

Posted by: Dawn Johnson | Comments

BigNews, Broadway, Charity, Events, Fandom, Fans, Fiennes, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Honors/Awards, HP Cast, Jack Thorne, Music, News, Noma Dumezweni, Potter News, Producers, Props-Sets, Round-Up, SetReports, Television Programmes, Theater, Theater Round-Up, West End

Earlier this week, Daniel Radcliffe made the rounds of television talk shows to promote the opening of his latest Broadway effort, The Lifespan of a Fact, which debuts Thursday 20th. Though we are particularly excited to see Radcliffe take the stage once again, there’s plenty more timely theater news this week! Jack Thorne’s King Kong nears …read more!

It’s ‘Lethal White’ Publication Day!


Sep 18, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Books, Cormoran Strike series/Robert Galbraith, Cormoran Strike TV Series, Interviews, J.K. Rowling, JKR Interviews, Lethal White, News

The day has finally arrived! After months of teasing from J.K. Rowling, to the announcement that her close friend Robert Galbraith had finally finished the book and the release date reveal, it’s finally September 18th – meaning it’s publication day for the fourth Cormoran Strike novel, Lethal White! Publication day will always be a thrill for me, …read more!

More Crimes of Grindelwald Fun Coming from Funko!


Sep 17, 2018

Posted by: Kim McChesney | Comments

Fantastic Beasts, Fantastic Beasts Movie, Fun, Products, Sales, Toys

As we pass the two-month mark leading up to the release of Crimes of Grindelwald, the merch reveals continue to role in. Over the weekend, licensed collectible company Funko unveiled their next wave of Fantastic tie-in figures including all new SuperCute Plushies, Mystery Minis, Pop!s and more! Recently we got a look at new Grindelwald, …read more!

Round-Up: Interviews with Robert Pattinson, Emma Thompson and Zoe Kravitz, Film News, Trailers and More!


Sep 16, 2018

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Actor Interviews, Books, Branagh, Casting, Davis, Depp, Emma Watson's Our Shared Shelf, Events, Fantastic Beasts Round-Up, Farrell, Felton, Fiennes, Films, Gleeson, Harry Potter Round-Up, Honors/Awards, Interviews, Kravitz, Law, McCrory, Melling, Movies, News, Oldman, Pattinson, Pattinson Interviews, Round-Up, Television Programmes, Thewlis, Thompson, Thompson Interviews, Trailers, Waterston, Watson

This week in the Potterverse we’ve been patiently release of J.K. Rowling / Robert Galbraith’s fourth instalment in the Cormoran Strike series, Lethal White, on September 18th, and also celebrating the upcoming launch of Daniel Radcliffe’s leading role in new Broadway show The Lifespan of a Fact on September 20th. We gave an exclusive first look at a first-of-its-kind interactive …read more!

Evanna Lynch Talks ‘Dancing With the Stars’ & Dance Partner Keo Motsepe’s Sorting Ceremony


Sep 15, 2018

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Interviews, Lynch, Lynch Interviews, News, Pottermore

Potter fans are rallying around Evanna Lynch ahead of her debut on Dancing With the Stars, starting September 24th, and along with discussing Luna’s signature dance move, Evanna made sure dance partner Keo Motsepe had been sorted by Pottemore in recent updates with the new duo! Let’s welcome @Evy_Lynch & @KeoDancer to the #DWTS dance floor! Retweet if you’re …read more!

GIVEAWAY: Cinereplicas Hogwarts Hair Sets & Newt Scamander Bow Tie


Sep 15, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Contests, Exclusives, Fans, News, Products

**UPDATE: Giveaway winners have now been announced – see the bottom of this post!** It’s giveaway time! Recently we reviewed some classy Hogwarts hair sets and a newly released Newt Scamander bow tie from Cinereplicas, and now we’re offering you the chance to win these magical prizes in our latest giveaway! We’ll be choosing not one, …read more!

EXCLUSIVE: Kano’s First-of-its-Kind Wand and ‘Harry Potter’ Coding Kit!


Sep 14, 2018

Posted by: Emma Pocock | Comments

Art, News, Products, Tech

As previously announced by Leaky, Kano Computing will release a Harry Potter coding kit next month, teaching users code whilst also allowing them to live out their dreams of learning how to cast spells with a fully immersive wand, powered by tech! We were lucky enough to talk to the team behind the kit at Kano …read more!

Daniel Radcliffe Talks ‘The Lifespan of a Fact’ on ‘The Tonight Show’ and the ‘Today Show’


Sep 14, 2018

Posted by: Dawn Johnson | Comments

Actor Interviews, BigNews, Broadway, Fandom, Fans, HP Cast, Interviews, News, Radcliffe, Television Programmes, Theater, Theater Round-Up, West End

Daniel Radcliffe takes the stage at Studio 54 on Broadway next Thursday to debut The Lifespan of a Fact. Leaky reported on Radcliffe and his co-stars’ Meet-the-Press event earlier this week as they started making the rounds to promote the upcoming opening, and the Potter star can be seen in multiple interviews ranging from the …read more!

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