While the story of Harry Potter may be over, minus a stage play or two, that doesn't mean that J.K. Rowling is done giving us movies in the Wizarding World. Check out some new clips as the screenwriter takes a closer look at the lead character of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find...
A fellow Potter fan recently created a custom POP! Vinyl Figure in honor of Luis Vielma, a victim of the Pulse nightclub shooting and former employee at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Orlando. The figurine is shown below, courtesy of Mugglenet. The fan behind this creation–Brandon Anderson of Colorado Springs, Colorado–took advantage...read more!
The image of a vinyl Pop! figure made in the likeness of Orlando shooting victim Luis Vielma surfaced on social media this past Monday. The figure has Vielma decked out in full Harry Potter regalia, including a Gryffindor house uniform and a magic wand. Vielma, who was 22 when he met his untimely end at... Read more »
This is just about the sweetest thing that could come from something so tragic. Luis Vielma was just one of the 49 people senselessly killed at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida, but he unfortunately also happened to be one of the youngest. As such, we were saddened but not surprised when we first found out the 21-year-old [...]
In what is being called one of the deadliest mass shooting in American history, a man opened fire on the people at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, killing 49 people and injuring 53 more, before being killed in a stand off with police. This horrific attack on the LGBT community took the life […]
Orlando terror attack updates: How much did Mateen's wife know? June 15, 2016, 3:38 p.m. Forty-nine people are dead and at least 53 injured in the deadliest shooting in American history after Omar Mateen, a 29-year-old U.S. citizen, opened fire and took hostages inside the Pulse gay nightclub in...
Universal Orlando staff and guests gathered outside of Hogwarts castle Monday to pay tribute to one of their own in a vigil straight out of “Harry Potter.” Luis Vielma was one of the 49 people killed when a gunman opened fire in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday. The 22-year-old was...
Members of every Hogwarts house came together Monday night to honor one Gryffindor. Luis Vielma, who was a 22-year-old employee at Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter, was one of the victims of this week's devastating OrlandoShow More Summary
Fans of the Harry Potter series know that no matter who tries to make you feel ashamed or afraid, that good will triumph over evil. Always. That message rings especially true today. The wizarding world came together to pay tribute to Luis Vielma on Monday night. Show More Summary
Workers and visitors at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter held a special vigil for an employee killed at Pulse nightclub.
The Harry Potter universe now includes real-life terrorism, with J.K. Rowling on Sunday mourning a victim of the Orlando shooting who worked at Universal Studios Orlando’s Wizarding World. “Luis Vielma worked on the Harry Potter ride at Universal. He was 22 years old. I can't stop crying. #Orlando,”...
As new information becomes known about the victims of the Orlando Pulse nightclub tragedy, we've begun to learn more about their lives and what they loved. One of the victims, 22-year-old Luis Vielma, was an employee at Universal Studios' the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. On Monday morning, J.K. Rowling ... More »
While the sorting hat in Harry Potter determined the destinies of Hogwarts students, the real starts of the wizarding world Rupert Grint, Bonnie Wright, Matthew Lewis and Evanna Lynch get sorted by J.K. Rowling’s site Pottermore. Read more... More about Harry Potter, Rupert Grint, Jk Rowling, Entertainment, and Film
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child opened Tuesday to positive reaction from the first fans that got to see the stage continuation of J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world. But, if based on the groundswell of buzz, you had hoped to snap up tickets—bad news. Show More Summary
Its been five years since we last saw the Wizarding World on screen. Later this year we will return to the Wizarding World in the movie “adaptation” of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, but that is merely a spin-off. If you want...Show More Summary
image credit A few months ago, Universal Studios Hollywood opened their version of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The flagship attraction is the fight-simulating ride Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. Compared to the Orlando...Show More Summary
For Michele Matthews and Jared Grunwald, the magic of their engagement will live on forever in photos shot at the enchanting "Wizarding World of Harry Potter" theme park.
A few months ago, Universal Studios Hollywood opened their version of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, similar to the one in Orlando. I was lucky enough to visit a week ago and here are some awesome trivia bits I learned about the park partnered with some pictures I took there. 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
Here's how to eat vegan in Harry Potter's world. The post Vegan Magic Is Real at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter appeared first on PETA.