Wow, did I pick the wrong time to write this post. Yesterday, Head Overlord and All Around Great Person Dustin Rowles wrote this piece about trying to reach people with whom we disagree, instead of just writing them off as...
LONDON — Choosing a favourite moment from the Harry Potter books is a tough ask. There are just so many, right? Dumbledore dueling Voldemort... Neville lopping the head off Nagini... Snape meeting Harry's eyes for one last time. HowShow More Summary
The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling Harry Potter fans, get ready to bid on a rare, bejeweled copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard Sheila Gibson Stoodley
In 2006, four “Harry Potter” movies had already turned into box-office blockbusters and only one book, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, remained to be released. To say the least, the franchise was a huge deal. British comedian John Oliver first got his start on “The Daily Show” in 2006, doing a segment about then–Prime Minister Tony Blair. Show More Summary
LONDON — Another day, another man explaining something to a woman that knows hella more than he does on the topic. SEE ALSO: People are sharing a brilliant poem about mansplaining on National Poetry Day This time, the players are UKIP...Show More Summary
In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly’s Binge podcast, Evanna Lynch ponders the possibility that J.K. Rowling is actually a muggle trusted with wizard secrets. The episode covered Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2: “Every now and then I’ll just be like, ‘Is this all an elaborate cover up and the wizards are...read more!
"Quidditch was invented in a small hotel in Manchester"
A young Syrian reader who recently received a Harry Potter e-book from JK Rowling herself, and whose house was bombed last week, has gone quiet on Twitter.
Image via Warner Bros. No one really doubted that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them would be a successful film. It carries the credibility of both J.K. Rowling and the Harry Potter franchise, and with that, there was bound to be a minimum number of moviegoers who would head to the theaters. Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling is bringing the smash London hit and the world of Harry Potter across the pond with a Broadway version of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.'
While Americans worked to make sense of last month’s election results, real-life magical being J.K. Rowling provided her readers, young and old, with wisdom and guidance, both through her beloved stories and her take-no-bullst tweets. And...Show More Summary
Pottermore, J.K. Rowling’s official website of all things Harry Potter (and, sure, now Newt Scamander) has announced that plans are now very much being made for a Broadway run of the hit sort-of-eighth-installment of Harry Potter, the...Show More Summary
The creators of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are in talks to bring the West End play to Broadway’s Lyric Theater. The show, a continuation of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series (perhaps you’ve heard of it?), opened in London inShow More Summary
I truly can’t imagine a more biased review than this review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The only way this review could be more biased would be if J.K. Rowling took me out to lunch, signed all my books, called me her best friend, named a character after me, bought me a ticket to The Cursed Child, and paid me a million dollars. Show More Summary
Actress Tilda Swinton recently spoke out against the popular Harry Potter book and film franchise, voicing her own personal hatred for the wide fictional world that was crafted by author J.K. Rowling in 1997. Strangely, however, theShow More Summary
The lucky jerks in London have already been able to enjoy Harry Potter And The Cursed Child—J.K. Rowling’s stage-based sequel to her original book/movie series—for some time, but the show is about to take a huge step toward its eventual debut in the United States. Show More Summary
Great news for Harry Potter fans who have been dying to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child but haven’t been able to travel to London! J.K. Rowling‘s hit play will open at Lyric Theatre on Broadway in Spring 2018, producers Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender announced Wednesday (November 30). The theater currently hosts Cirque [...]
Pottermore just announced that Broadway talks for J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany’s Harry Potter play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, are officially underway. The lengthy article gave an estimated date of 2018, and the Lyric Theater as Cursed Child’s New York home. Pottermore reports: After a hugely successful, award-winning opening at London’s...read more!
By CRACKED Staff Published: December 01st, 2016
Eleven years after the first Harry Potter film came out, Lord Voldemort admits he’s still possessive of the iconic villain’s role. The character from J.K. Rowling’s wildly successful series was given life by actor Ralph Fiennes. Despite being loathed, Potterheads can’t deny that Harry Potter won’t be complete without He Who Must Not Be Named.... Show More Summary