With the latest announcement of yet another upcoming loosely Harry Potter themed escape room we’re starting to notice a new trend developing, and let’s just say we’re not complaining. Although these rooms are not directly tied to Warner Bros. or J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, they are definitely a fun experience for fans to pretend they’re wizards...read more!
This week we’ve seen Julie Walters join the original cast in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!, moving paper images as seen in Harry Potter become a real possibility with the help of new research funding, a change in cast at Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and news of a new nighttime show at Universal Studios Hollywood! Catch...read more!
Portraying the nefarious Bellatrix Lestrange throughout the Harry Potter films, Helena Bonham Carter turns 52 today! The series would’ve never been the same if she hadn’t played Bellatrix with such enthusiasm. via GIPHY While the films have been over for a good while now, it doesn’t mean that Bellatrix isn’t just as scary as she’s...read more!
The Harry Potter author is not a huge fan of the American president.
Do you like Harry Potter? Do you like those escape rooms? Then you are going to LOVE this Harry Potter escape room! - (Hello Giggles) In politics tonight, the Post is reporting that Jared Kushner is, indeed, a "target" of...
\ The day after First Lady Melania Trump slapped away President Donald Trump’s hand in Rome, they made headlines again when “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling slammed him as a “tiny, little man.” The diss was a reference to Trump pushing the prime minister of Mentengro out of the way during a...
Donald Trump is in Brussels for a NATO summit, and a video has emerged in which Trump makes his way to the front of a small group of leaders, shoving aside Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic in the process. Harry Potter authorShow More Summary
Since childhood, we've spent a large portion of our lives trying to find ways around the whole "being born a Muggle" thing. We've waited in vain for our Hogwarts letter, we've joined college Quidditch teams, and we've sipped Butterbeer in Harry Potter World's Three Broomsticks, imagining it was the real thing. Show More Summary
The top 10 new species discovered in 2016 are in and they honour Harry Potter and "Game of Thrones."
Things are getting psychedelic this summer at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. [ more › ]
Including the amazing staircase that's starred in a Harry Potter film.
"At this late stage — Murakami is 68 — critical reception has ceased to matter to Murakami’s international audience. In Japan his books are greeted with Harry Potter–like rabidity, and in the U.S. initial print runs are in the hundreds of thousands. Cribbing a remark John Irving once made to him in an interview, Murakami […]
Aragog (named after the Harry Potter spider) is a cocktail developed by Mexico City's Luciferina Bar chief mixologist Romeo Palomares. It's made with "Mexican mezcal, Chilean pisco, Brazilian cachaça, mango juice, a touch of lemon and...Show More Summary
Moving photos and portraits much alike those seen in Harry Potter could become a reality as a result of new research. The project aims to develop paper which can be enhanced with hyperlinks, animations and music from the web. Professor David Frohlich from the University of Surrey was recently awarded £1.17 million in funding from the Digital Economy program to...read more!
Guardians of the Galaxy, Harry Potter, Fast and Furious, Frozen – why can’t theme parks come up with new attractions based on original ideas? While some fans might long for the days when Disney opened new rides and shows such as the Country Bear Jamboree and the Haunted Mansion, with no movie or TV tie-ins, […]
Last week Kaila (a badge-carrying Slytherin) and I (a proud Hufflepuff) went to the Elecktra Theatre to see the Off-Broadway show Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic. We all know Harry Potter, but what about the kids that sat next to him?
In the words of the famed Roman philosopher, statesman, and dramatist Seneca, “Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” So we must bid a fond farewell to the original cast of the ground-breaking and award winning play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Such good-byes are bittersweet, having reveled in the wizardry of...read more!
Universal Studios Hollywood has designed an immersive light show using 3D projection mapping that will envelop Hogwarts castle in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter this summer. Guests at the park will be drawn in by a new arrangement of themes from the Potter films composed by John Williams himself, piped in through a 27.5 surround-sound system. The park’s...read more!
By Zora Bikangaga Published: May 20th, 2017
We’ve had so much news to round-up this week that we’ve had to bring it to you in two parts! The older brigade of Potter actors are busy as always on stage, and screen, seeing collaborations between alumni on new projects, exciting announcements for Doctor Who and Downton Abbey fans! In a quick crew news update, Nick Dudman (make-up and...read more!