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 Tuesday, 19th


   EXCLUSIVE "What If" clip0 Comments

To celebrate the release of Daniel Radcliffe's upcoming What If movie tomorrow, TheSnitch has gained an exclusive clip from the movie for Radcliffe fans to enjoy.

To watch the clip, simply click here.

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   Cuaron wins at The Hugo Awards0 Comments

The winners of the 72nd World Science Fiction convention at London's ExCel Centre were announced on Sunday, also known as The Hugo Awards.

Potter's Cuaron won Best Dramatic Presentation.


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Best dramatic presentation (long form): Gravity written by Alfonso Cuarón and Jonás Cuarón, directed by Alfonso Cuarón


Moreover, Game Of Thrones starring Potter actor's David Bradley (Argus Filch) and Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks) also won:


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Best dramatic presentation (short form): Game of Thrones: The Rains of Castamere written by David Benioff and DB Weiss, directed by David Nutter


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   New images from Jonny Duddle Potter books0 Comments

La Gazette du Sorcier has gained exclusive images from the new Harry Potter books that will be released throughout the United Kingdom on September 1st.

The books have been re-designed by cover artist Jonny Duddle and contain additional pages of "fun facts" aimed at younger readers to the Potter series.







See all of the images in our gallery by clicking here.

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 Monday, 18th


   Find out about Celestina Warbeck0 Comments

If you have been to the Diagon Alley expansion at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter then you might have seen a show by the witch singer, Celestina Warbeck.



Pottermore has gained new information about the singer, written by J K Rowling, and this can be seen through going to the Floo Powder area.

A snippet can be seen below:


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Birthday: 18th August

Wand: Larch and phoenix feather, 10 1/2 inches long, flexible

Hogwarts house: Gryffindor

Special abilities: Ability to drown out a chorus of banshees, tap-dancing, fancy baking

Parentage: Wizard father, Muggle mother.

Family: Has married three times; one son

Hobbies: Travelling in fabulous style, breeding rough-coated Crups, relaxing in any of her eight homes


Find out more by clicking here.

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 Saturday, 16th


   Watson nominated for "Best Dressed"0 Comments

Emma Watson has been nominated by Vanity Fair as one celebrity that could be up for winning their Best Dressed 2014 Award.

59 women are in for the prize and Watson is up against author Michelle Dockery and H.M. Queen Máxima of the Netherlands to name just a few.

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 Friday, 15th


   Harry still a popular name0 Comments

The Annual Baby Names Bulletin has been released by the Office for National Statistics and 'Harry' still remains highly-ranked!

'Harry' as a baby's name came in at at number three.


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Oliver
Jack
Harry
Jacob
Charlie
Thomas
Oscar
William
James
George


In terms of girl names inspired by Potter:


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Harry Potter also appears to continue to inspire choices, with three girls named Bellatrix in 2013.


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 Thursday, 14th


   Potter actors to attend Dragon Con0 Comments

DragonCon is reporting that two Potter actors will be attending the 2014 convention.

Scarlett Byrne (Pansy Parkinson) and Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) will both be in attendance.

The convention will occur between August 29th and September 1st.

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 Wednesday, 13th


   Video:Quick-fire questions with Radcliffe0 Comments

VOGUE conducted an interview with Daniel Radcliffe in the form of 73 quick-fire questions.




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Daniel Radcliffe plays ping–pong with us and answers 73 questions on everything from his desire to star in Guys and Dolls to what he would bring on a one-way trip to Mars. What’s something he knows about Harry Potter that no one else does? Watch and find out.


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   New TCV filming images!0 Comments

Stroud Life is reporting that filming for The Casual Vacancy has moved to Painswick.


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Before heading to Minchinhampton to shoot scenes for the television drama of JK Rowling’s novel The Casual Vacancy, the production has set up camp at the Queen of the Cotswolds. The Cotswold Care Hospice shop in Bisley Street is temporarily the Ashtree Funeral Home.








View more of the images in our gallery, by clicking here.

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 Monday, 11th


   Gleeson discusses Frank and Star Wars0 Comments

Hitfix recently conducted a video interview with Domhnall Gleeson comparing his role in Star Wars to the small-scale off-beat comedy, Frank.



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 Sunday, 10th


   Behind-the-scenes Potter sculpture images!0 Comments

Bryn Court, the sculptor for all of the Harry Potter movies as well as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, has updated his website with lots of new images.

Most of the new images show the stages Court and his team went through to create all of the sculptures that are currently in the Diagon Alley expansion of the Potter theme park.


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Bryn Court is a sculptor from north London who specialises in film, tv & commission work. He has worked on such films as 'Braveheart', 'Harry Potter & 'The Dark Knight Rises' to name but a few.












See more of the amazing images in our gallery by clicking here.

See more of his amazing pictures by clicking here for Wizarding World of Harry Potter images and here for 'behind-the-scenes' images.

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   New trailer for "Pride" movie0 Comments

A more in-depth trailer for the movie Pride has been released.

>Pride is a movie that features Potter actors Jessie Cave (Lavender Brown; Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour) and Imelda Staunton (Dolores Umbridge).



BroadwayWorld describes the movie as


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PRIDE is about the extraordinary true story of two very different communities who unite to defend the same cause. Below, check out a brand new trailer for the film, featuring theatre stars Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton and Dominic West!


The movie is released throughout the United Kingdom on September 12th.

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 Saturday, 9th


   Lumos 2013: In pictures0 Comments

In an update to my previous newspost, Lumos has posted an official press release regarding what the charity has achieved throughout 2013.


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The growing global momentum to free children from harmful institutionalised and orphanage care was boosted this week (5-8 August) when over 40 senior government figures from ten countries around the globe come to London to learn how to transform their care systems.

This unique, specialist Lumos training course in London coincides with the release of it's [sic> latest review of 2013 activity, which show[s> how the charity has performed across many different levels to effect significant change to end the institutionalisation of children…

See a snap shot of our how we are working towards ending the institutionalisation of children, and with your support, we will continue to build on helping more children back to a family life.


An 'infographic' to represent the data was also created.



Find out more about J K Rowling's charity by clicking here.

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