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Rubbish Fodder: "The Sun" Claims to Publish Book Seven Title(s)

Posted by: Melissa
June 24, 2005, 03:05 AM

rubbish.jpgBrit tabloid The Sun reports today that it "may have solved one of the biggest Harry Potter mysteries - the title of the final novel about the boy wizard," and that the book seven title is either Harry Potter and the Parseltongue Trophy or Harry Potter and the Great RevelationContinued...

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Hurley for Bellatrix Rumors Resurface - WB says no AGAIN

Posted by: Melissa
June 22, 2005, 03:19 PM

elizhurley.jpegDark Horizons has posted an item today that says there's an issue of "HOLA" with an interview with Liz Hurley that strongly implies she will be playing Bellatrix Lestrange in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, due to start filming in Jan or Feb:

"I want to have funContinued...


Rumor of First GoF TV Spot

Posted by: Melissa
April 10, 2005, 04:53 PM

We're getting reports that a TV spot for GoF was sighted in England...this is completely unconfirmed, but keep a look out and let us know if you see anything.
Update: We're almost positive this is a false alarm, but wanted to alert you just in case. There is next to zero chance the first glimpse at GoF will beContinued...

OotP Film

Rumour: OotP Filming in Czech Republic?

Posted by: sue
March 22, 2005, 09:02 AM

The Express newspaper today has a new article about the possibility of filming for Order of the Phoenix taking place in the Czech Republic. According to the paper, this move away from filming in Scotland and using Czech Republic locales instead, is a result of several factors, one being the continued inclementContinued...

OotP Film

Rumor "American Actress to Play Lily Potter" False

Posted by: Melissa
March 01, 2005, 09:22 AM

There are rumors going around that according to an Italian magazine OotP director David Yates is considering casting an American actress as Lily Potter in OotP. This is false.
This rumor came up last week and a WB rep instantly shot it down to TLC. Casting is not yet underway on OotP, and GeraldineContinued...

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Confirmed to TLC: HBP Synopsis False, Composed By Catalog Publishers

Posted by: Melissa
February 28, 2005, 01:06 PM

The HBP snippet that's been circulating has been confirmed to TLC by the publishers of the catalog in which it appeared as completely unofficial and culled from fan sites.
In an email, Publishers Quality Library Service said: "Scholastic has provided us with no facts aboutContinued...

Hurley Rumors Debunked Again

Posted by: Melissa
February 22, 2005, 09:37 AM

UPDATE to the persisting rumor that Elizabeth Hurley has been offered a role in OotP: Yet ANOTHER check-in with WB has yielded the same result. "She is not being offered a role. Don't know where this has come from."
Close the book on this one!


Hurley Rumors Resurface

Posted by: Melissa
February 21, 2005, 11:09 PM

The story has made the rounds and now has gone all the way to the Associated Press, that Elizabeth Hurley has been offered a role in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
As far as we know, nothing has changed from last time, i.e: there is no truth here whatsoever. WB debunked this rumor unprompted, a scarcity, whichContinued...


Harry Potter and the Skeleton Crew ?

Posted by: sue
February 18, 2005, 10:44 AM

From UK tabloid The Sun comes this newest article about the upcoming Goblet of Fire film. This report says that the tombstones that will be used in the cemetery where Voldemort confronts Harry, will bear the names of crew members who worked on the fourth film. Claims the article: "The film's lawyersContinued...


GoF Rumor Debunked: No New James and Lily

Posted by: Melissa
February 16, 2005, 05:44 PM

Italian magazine La Gazzetta de Maghi e delle Streghe ('The Gazette of Mages and Witches,' says my rusty Italian), carried a story in its February edition that said that there were to be a new James and Lily Potter in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, actors Romola Garai and Christien AnholtContinued...


Kissing Rumors for GoF Debunked

Posted by: Melissa
February 10, 2005, 09:07 AM

A WB rep told us this morning that the rumor about Harry kissing Cho in the Goblet of Fire film (instigated by a German magazine article) is incorrect. The same goes for the old rumor about Hermione kissing Krum. These 14-year-old characters will keep their puckers to themselves for now.

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WB: Hurley Not Cast in Fifth Potter Film

Posted by: Melissa
February 08, 2005, 02:11 PM

A representative for Warner Brothers said today that there is "no truth whatsoever" in the previously reported rumor that model/actress Elizabeth Hurley has been cast in HP5, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

OotP Film

Dark Horizons: Hurley for Bellatrix?

Posted by: Melissa
February 04, 2005, 02:10 PM

elizhurley.jpgAce movie site Dark Horizons reports today that during CNBC News last night, "it was apparently revealed that Elizabeth Hurley has been offered a part in the fifth Harry Potter Movie 'The Order of The Phoenix' with the character described only as an 'evil witch.'
That would make her Bellatrix,Continued...


2004: The Year in HP: A Leaky Cauldron Review

Posted by: Melissa
December 31, 2004, 06:26 PM

Happy New Year everyone! Because 2005 is going to be such a big year for Harry
fans, we thought now was a good time to look back at 2004, which
wasn't too shabby either where we're concerned. Editor Sue scoured our archives
and found all our 2004 highlights, so we hope you enjoy this littleContinued...

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

The Sun: "Will it be a Harry Christmas?"

Posted by: Melissa
December 16, 2004, 08:08 AM

UK tabloid The Sun has picked up on yesterday's article regarding the slight change to and what it might mean for the publication of book six, even quoting TLC reader "Sky" in the piece. Thanks everyone who emailed!