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Alan Rickman Passes Away at Age 69 Alan Rickman Passes Away at Age 69
Alan Rickman, the famed, veteran British actor and filmmaker, passed away today after a battle with cancer.  He was 69 years old. Rickman is probably most well known to this generation as Severus Snape from the Harry Potter films. But, it was his first film role th...
1/14/2016 10:48 AM EDT  |  Read More

A Celebration of Harry Potter Event at Universal Orlando 2016 Talent Announced A Celebration of Harry Potter Event at Universal Orlando 2016 ...
Orlando, Fla. (November 10, 2015) - Harry Potter film stars Rupert Grint, Bonnie Wright, Matthew Lewis, Evanna Lynch and Katie Leung will appear at "A Celebration of Harry Potter" - a special event hosted by Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros. Consumer Prod...
11/10/2015 1:07 PM EDT  |  Read More

New Potter Play to be Titled Harry Potter and the Cursed Child New Potter Play to be Titled Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
J.K. Rowling has announced that she will be opening her Harry Potter play in London's West End next year.  The play will be titled Harry Potter and the Cursed Child . Rowling made the announcement on the 18th anniversary of when Harry Potter and the Philosopher'...
6/26/2015 10:12 AM EDT  |  Read More

Eddie Redmayne Confirmed for Fantastic Beasts Eddie Redmayne Confirmed for Fantastic Beasts
A couple of weeks ago, we reported that Eddie Redmayne was the favorite to be cast in the upcoming Harry Potter prequel, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them , and now the news has been confirmed that he will, in fact, be starring in the film. The announcement was made y...
6/2/2015 9:52 AM EDT  |  Read More

Eddie Redmayne a Favorite for Fantastic Beasts Eddie Redmayne a Favorite for Fantastic Beasts
Eddie Redmayne, who won an Oscar for his performance in "The Theory of Everything", has reportedly been offered a role in the upcoming film "Fantastic Beasts".  Redmayne would play Newt Scamander. The film is a spin-off of the hugely popular &qu...
5/12/2015 3:58 PM EDT  |  Read More

A Celebration of Harry Potter Event at Universal Orlando A Celebration of Harry Potter Event at Universal Orlando
During the weekend of January 30 th , 2015, the 2 nd annual Celebration of Harry Potter occurred at Universal Orlando, hosted by Universal Orlando and the Warner Bros. Entertainment. During this three-day celebration, Harry Potter fans worldwide came together to celebrate...
2/4/2015 9:31 AM EDT  |  Read More

Harry Potter Star Robbie Coltrane Brought to Orlando Hospital Harry Potter Star Robbie Coltrane Brought to Orlando Hospital
Robbie Coltrane, who is best known for his role of Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, has been taken to a hospital after complaining of flu-like symptoms while on a flight heading to Florida.  The actor was heading to Orlando for the " Celebration of Har...
1/30/2015 2:41 PM EDT  |  Read More

Three-Day Harry Potter Event to Feature Film Talent Q&A Sessions, a Wand Combat Masterclass, the Sorting Hat Experience and More Three-Day Harry Potter Event to Feature Film Talent Q&A Se...
Orlando, Fla. (November 6, 2014) - Harry Potter film talent Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps and Evanna Lynch are slated to appear at the second annual "A Celebration of Harry Potter" - a special event hosted by Universal Orlando Resor...
11/6/2014 2:25 PM EDT  |  Read More

Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Will Be a Sequel Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Will Be a Sequel
J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" spin-off films, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", will be a trilogy according to the New York Times. The series was announced in Spetemmber, and Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara said that he hoped to "b...
3/31/2014 3:42 PM EDT  |  Read More

New Harry Potter Inspired Film on Horizon New Harry Potter Inspired Film on Horizon
Warner Bros. Entertainment today announced an expanded creative partnership with world-renowned, best-selling author J.K. Rowling. At the center of the partnership is a new film series from Rowling's world of witches and wizards, inspired by Harry Potter's Hogwarts textbook...
9/12/2013 9:19 AM EDT  |  Read More