By Robert Niles: While The Wizarding World of Harry Potter has enriched theme park owner NBCUniversal by driving new attendance to the Universal Orlando Resort, it's merchandise sales that's really helped make this land an industry-altering hit. Show More Summary
We love the work of Aussie fashion house Black Milk Clothing. So far they’ve made awesome outfits from the likes of Mass Effect and Harry Potter to name a few. Now you can wear your love for the Houses of Stark, Lannister or Targaryen with the new Game Of Thrones collection from Black Milk. More »
We just got chills and it's not from a nearby, soul-sucking Dementor either! Not only did Universal Orlando announce that there will be new details coming out this Friday about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter's London expansion, we also got a teaser of that mighty, magic locomotive - the Hogwarts Express! Whoa, our wands could not [...]
Editor's note: This post was originally published by our partners at PopSugar Tech. Reading the entire Harry Potter series in a week—could it be possible?! Spritz, a new app that debuted at last month's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, wants to reinvent how you read and get you bolting through books while you do it. Show More Summary
While you might imagine any theme park involving Comcast to feature a giant whale ride that swims around devouring all the fish competition in the sea (or krill, if it’s that kind of whale), the reality has a lot more to do with flying boy wizards. Comcast is dumping hundreds of millions of dollars into its theme parks in California … [More]
Last week, we heard news that the Harry Potter MMO was put on hold by Warner Bros. while they decided "if the production would be a good investment or not." But the development team at Bio-Hazard Entertainment decided to show WB what...Show More Summary
It was widely reported sometime last summer that Matthew Lewis, the English actor who played the goofy, semi-awkward Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter series, had been treated pretty nicely by puberty and basically turned into a certified dreamboat overnight. Standing in photos next to his former costars Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Tom Felton […]
Matthew Lewis, best known for playing Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter series, has gone shirtless for his role on the BBC's Bluestone 42. The dramedy follows a bomb disposal unit in Afghanistan and the latest episode featured a half-naked Lewis Dancin' and singin' and movin' to the groovin'. Read more...
Well, that was fast. A tipster named Mike let us know that according to an email blast just sent out to fans, developer Bio-Hazard Entertainment is putting the unauthorized-but-hopeful Harry Potter Online MMO on hold indefinitely. AShow More Summary
This short quiz will determine which Harry Potter character you are! Add up your score at the end to find your answer!
Sundance 2014 had a loaded schedule of top notch films, Lenny Abrahamson’s pleasantly weird dark comedy Frank, among them. Frank is the story of Jon, played by Harry Potter alumn Domhnall Gleeson, a young songwriter brought into theShow More Summary
Imagine if you could read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in a mere 77 minutes. Or latest YA favorite Divergent in
The beautifully mysterious music from the "Harry Potter" movies will simply never ever get old, especially if fans keep producing new renditions of the films' songs. YouTube's Harp Twins, Camille and Kennerly, have put their own spin...Show More Summary
Identical twins Camille and Kennerly Kitt, known as the Harp Twins, grab their electric harps and perform a magical cover of the main theme song from the Harry Potter films. The song, which is dubbed “Hedwig’s Theme,” was originally composed by John Williams in 2003. image via Camille and Kennerly submitted via Laughing Squid Tips
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Veteran comic Jackie Kashian's new stand-up special, This Will Make an Excellent Horcrux, came out yesterday! Harry Potter references + supporting funny women = RELEVANT TO MY INTERESTS. Read more...
As P resident of Warner Bros. Pictures, Jeff Robinov oversaw hit movies such as “Gravity,” “Argo” and billion dollar franchises like "Batman," "The Hangover, and “Harry Potter.” He won the studio the Best Picture Oscar for "Argo" from Ben Affleck, a filmmaker he brought to Warner Bros. Show More Summary
Katy Perry offered her help with the Australian weather forecast on a morning show down under, but seemed to get its cities confused with places in a Harry Potter novel. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...
Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. […]
As readers may recall, quite a few Harry Potter actors are participating in this year's National Doodle Day, and now John Hurt (Mr. Ollivander) has also donated a doodle for the charity auction. Hurt donated a doodle of a dog, which you can see here. Show More Summary