From the mid-90s to the present day, children worldwide have wished they had received a letter inviting them to attend Hogwarts, preferably with Harry Potter—but what if there was actually more room at Hogwarts than you thought, forShow More Summary
Accio Kleenex! Fans are going to do some sobbing if they see the new play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," J.K. Rowling promises.
This morning, one Potter fan on Twitter had a very important question for J.K. Rowling: ‘Will the Cursed Child make me cry?’ J.K. Rowling tweeted back pronto, and now it’s official: if you don’t cry, they haven’t done their job right! With preview performances starting next month, we’ll be able to test Jo’s statements and confirm whether...read more!
LORD VOLDEMORT, the arch criminal spirit of the Harry Potter children's series, is said to have come from the House of Slytherin. Of course this possibility besmirches the reputation of Slytherin types whose core character trait, they might argue, is more aligned with cunning than criminality. Show More Summary
GeekyCon 2016 has just announced that it is creating a large-scale, old-school, Harry Potter release party to celebrate the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The book comes out on July 31, 2016, the last day of the convention, which means that it will be the site of one of the biggest midnight parties in the...read more!
Some of these conjectures seem shockingly plausible, fitting perfectly within the events of the seven-book series and providing answers where Rowling’s original text has not; others are, to be blunt, totally bonkers—but fun all the same.
J.K. Rowling recently confirmed to a Twitter fan that Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will make you cry. The eighth book in her Harry Potter series will be released in July. The story, which is also being produced as a play, takes place 19 years after the ending of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Show More Summary
In the world of Harry Potter the young wizard undergoes two magical biological transformations: eating Gillyweed to grow gills in order to breathe underwater and drinking Skele-Gro to repair broken bones. Students have put these arcane...Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling confirms: "Harry Potter And The Cursed Child" will definitely make you cry, unless you're some kind of Dementor.
We don’t know too much about J.K. Rowling’s eighth book in the Harry Potter saga, although she promises that it will be a tearjerker. When asked by a fan on Twitter about whether the new book will make readers cry, Rowling responded that “if it doesn’t, we’ll be...
LONDON — It's getting closer by the day, Harry Potter fans. In just over two months' time, the script for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (the official eighth story) will be released. SEE ALSO: Surprise: An 8th Harry Potter book is...Show More Summary
Cadavers at N.Y.U.’s medical school that were supposed to be cremated were buried in a potter’s field, in a practice the university admitted had gone on for years.
One of the biggest oddities in the Harry Potter series of movies and books is just how small the class that attends Hogwarts alongside the titular character is, especially when taking into consideration how big the student body is supposed to be overall. Show More Summary
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Three years after the first Harry Potter novel came out, J.K. Rowling told inquiring minds that there were about 1,000 students in Hogwarts. But the math has not added up for fans over the years when it comes to Harry Potter's class size in particular. Show More Summary
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Emma Watson, the child actress whom the world watched grow up as Hermione Granger in the eight Harry Potter movies, has a new role to add to her resume: Disney Princess. Emma Watson will be starring in the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast as Belle. Show More Summary
Brooklyn's newest public park rests four feet above what was once a burial ground—not so uncommon, as plenty of our city's parks were formerly potter's fields. The Naval Cemetery Landscape sits at the Southeast edge of the Navy YardShow More Summary
Ever wonder how there could only be about 18 Gryffindors in Harry’s Hogwarts class and that J.K. Rowling has said there were 1,000 students at the school? Well, a fan theory has an answer... a depressing, depressing answer. Read mor...