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Following reports that Harry Potter spinoff film Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them had its sights set on Doctor Who's Matt Smith to play the lead comes word that the part may go to Eddie Redmayne. The Oscar winner is said to be the favorite for the part of magiczoologist and textbook scribe Newt Scamander.
Could the Harry Potter spinoff/prequel-ish film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them have found its Newt Scamander? We're filing this one under rumor for now, but there's some growing buzz that Matt Smith is interested in the part and/or being sought for it.
Remember that incredible viral video that gave Harry Potter the Friends treatment? The same YouTuber is back with a similar take on The Avengers.
There a few spiritual similarities between the Harry Potter and Star Wars franchises. According to Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, there are even more comparisons to be made as the world of HP continues to grow with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Fan-made movie posters are usually a hit or miss, that is until you get a bad-ass retirement home involved.
While it is undoubtedly by design, the recently unveiled Harry Potter toys from Funko’s Pop! Vinyl line are giving us some uncharacteristic takes on classic Potter series spell-casters. One, in particular, depicting the villainous Voldemort shows a rather…unthreatening, dare we say…cute look for the rogue wizard.
Love him or loathe him, Severus Snape is quite a character, as Harry Potter fans surely know. And he has quite a story, which unfolds in pieces throughout the eight feature adaptations of J.K. Rowling's beloved series. The video below, which has been making the rounds recently, tells Snape's story by organizing scenes from the films chronologically.
The search for Newt Scamander is underway! Those keeping up with the latest Harry Potter news know that plans are well underway to bring an adaptation of J.K. Rowling's reference guide Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them to the big screen.
When we hear about old age chipping away at some of our industry’s vintage talents, we can’t help but feel bad that they no longer can be at the top of their game because of failing health and diminishing abilities.
Have you ever thought what it would be like if Harry Potter was recut in the style of Edgar Wright’s Scott Pilgrim vs. The World? Well, some creative YouTube-r mashed both films together in one crazy cool video.
It seems more than fair to suggest that standing on Platform 9 3/4 and waiting to board the Hogwarts Express is a daydream shared by Harry Potter fans around the world. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London is giving fans a taste of that reality in the form of a massive expansion to the set tour.
It sounds like something big is coming to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London. Both Pottermore and the Harry Potter movie Facebook pages have dropped some pretty big hints, including this one, which notes that "New secrets will be revealed," and some kind of announcement is coming later this month...
Imagine if Steven Spielberg had directed Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone? It could have happened, as Spielberg was offered the job, but he turned it down, deciding to take his career in "another direction."
Harry Potter fans are eagerly anticipating the opportunity to return to J.K. Rowling's magical world when Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them makes its way into theaters next year. There's been talk of the adaptation being three or more movies for quite some time now...
Emma Thompson had a not-so-subtle dig at the Harry Potter franchise during her acceptance speech at British Independent Film Awards on Sunday. In fact she outright apologised for starring in the films.
I don’t think there is a Harry Potter fan out there who hasn’t wished at one point or another that they could actually attend Hogwarts. Thanks to the LARP (live action role play) group Liveform and Rollespilsfabrikken, you can now do just that (sort of).
Harry Potter fans are eagerly awaiting any news about the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them films that are in the works. The latest bit of news confirms that J.K. Rowling has completed the script for the movie.
It's not uncommon to hear about actors pulling pranks on one another on movie sets. But it's been years since the last Harry Potter film hit theaters and it sounds like stars Tom Felton and Rupert Grint still aren't ready to abandon the pastime.
On the heels of her rousing #HeForShe commentary, Emma Watson's BAFTA acceptance speech delivered an entirely different animal.
When a certain costume piece succinctly defines an actor's most iconic role, they might well shy away from it as they try to be seen for a wider range. Michael J. Fox might avoid red puffer vests, for example. Or Harrison Ford may never again wear an Indiana Jones-styled hat. But for Daniel Radcliffe, that means glasses. The Harry Potter star has instituted a bit of a ban on the prop that ties him too closely to his most iconic role.