Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them is the highly-anticipated return to JK Rowling's wizarding world of Harry Potter, scheduled to hit our screens later this year
By Robert Niles: Attendance soared at Universal Studios Hollywood following April's official opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, according to an analysis of online tracking data. And attendance at Universal's original park jumped again after July 4's opening of The Walking Dead Attraction. Show More Summary
It's kinda lonely to be raised by one of the wizarding world's bad guys, says the actor playing Scorpius Malfoy in the play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child."
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter can feel like a mix between a fan convention and fan fiction. To keep the robe-clad fans happy, the park puts a huge priority on filling the space with tiny details. Here are some things fans should keep an eye out for.
Bloomsbury has launched a promotional competition within the U.K. for the chance to win a family ticket to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando. The competition is an in-store promotion from WHSmith and advertorials in First News. The competition is to celebrate the continual success of the Harry Potter franchise. Bloomsbury wrote...read more!
Radio Times writes that Daniel Radcliffe has not completely ruled out the possibility of returning to his iconic role as Harry Potter. In light of the expansion of the wizarding world via Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Radio Times asked Radcliffe whether he would consider the possibility of playing Harry...read more!
The moment I stepped foot into Diagon Alley at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Orlando, I was completely overwhelmed with actual childlike wonder - and I'm not using that phrase lightly. From a diehard Potter fan's perspective, it is everything you could dream of... Show More Summary
Today, J.K. Rowling released what is definitely her best work of the recent spate of stories related the wizarding world of the United States. Possibly because it has so many familiar Harry Potter elements: orphans, purebloodism, the power of love, etc. Read more...
We’ve still got months until Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them expands the wizarding world of Harry Potter on the big screen. The spin-off that Warner Bros. hopes will be the start of a new franchise follows Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, an expert on magical creatures who finds himself in New York City. Show More Summary
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,”...