Archive for January, 2015

Emma Watson’s UN Speech at Davos

Jan 23, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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This morning, Emma Watson made a speech, in front of business and world leaders,¬†at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Having been very successful with her UN speech last September, Ms. Watson announced a new initiative to ending gender inequality, as a part of her HeForShe campaign. As a UN Women’s goodwill ambassador, Ms. …read more!

New “Casual Vacancy” TV show Book Cover

Jan 23, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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Little, Brown Book Group has released a new edition of J.K. Rowling’s adult novel, The Casual Vacancy. A picture of the cover was posted on The Casual Vacancy Facebook page, and can be seen below. The new book cover is being released to promote BBC One’s three-part mini series drama of the novel. The cover …read more!

Leavesden Studio Announcement Coming Soon

Jan 22, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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The Harry Potter Facebook page recently posted a mysterious picture earlier this week. It showed the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London logo, captioned with “New Secrets will be Revealed! Announcement on 26th January.” The Pottermore Facebook page followed a day later posting a similar image, bearing the same logo over the picture of a wand, …read more!

HPA Wins Four-Year Battle against Child Slavery

Jan 22, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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Recently, the HPA (Harry Potter Alliance) made us proud to be Harry Potter fans. The Harry Potter Alliance launched a campaign in October 2010, with the help of John Green, advocating against the use of sweatshop labor, specifically child slavery. The HPA were particularly focused on persuading Warner Bros. to stop producing Harry Potter chocolate …read more!

Tom Felton’s new Movie “Against the Sun” Premieres this Weekend

Jan 22, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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In just a couple of days, Tom Felton’s new movie,¬†Against the Sun, will make its United States premiere. Tom Felton plays one of the three main roles, as a WWII fighter pilot who crashes into the ocean during a scouting mission, and finds himself adrift in a lifeboat with his two comrades. The three men …read more!

Tom Felton joins Pottermore….As a Gryffindor

Jan 21, 2015

Posted by: Catherine

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Earlier this morning Tom Felton tweeted that he had finally done it. He had finally joined Pottermore. He took J.K. Rowling’s Sorting Hat test, the official of all Sorting Hat tests, and was sorted into….Gryffindor. As J.K. Rowling mentioned in her new writing about Draco on Pottermore, Tom Felton is one of the nicest people …read more!



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