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11 hrs ago |

Four-Time Harry Potter Director David Yates to Helm Fantastic Beasts

A familiar face is about to return to the Wizarding World. Variety reports that four-time Harry Potter director David Yates has signed on to direct Warner Bros.


Related Topix: Books, J.K. Rowling, Movies, Entertainment

11 hrs ago |

'Harry Potter' Director David Yates Back for 'Fantastic Beasts' Spin-Off

After a brief flirtation with Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban director Alfonso Cuaron to return to the wizarding world for the spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them didn't work out, Warner Bros.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, Books, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Family, Adventure, Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling

11 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Harry Potter Spinoff Fantastic Beasts May Have Finally Found Its Director

These days, David Yates is busy helming Warner Bros. anticipated Tarzan film, but he may be headed back to familiar territory as the director is reportedly in talks to helm the Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them.


Related Topix: Books, Harry Potter, Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling

17 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

Reader's Agenda Thu 8/21: Wizard World Comic Con, Harry Potter at ...

Put on your cosplaying best-Wizard World Comic Con opens today at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.


Related Topix: Rosemont, IL, Josh Peck, Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling, Books, Chicago, IL

17 hrs ago | DNA India

JK Rowling reveals how Shirley Bassey inspired 'Harry Potter character

JK Rowling recently posted on her website a short story about one of her favorite off-stage characters in the whole series who was inspired by singer Shirley Bassey.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Books, Shirley Bassey, Jazz, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Watches

Wed Aug 20, 2014


6 Butterbeer Recipes Even Muggles Can Try

Anyone who has ever read the "Harry Potter" books or seen any of the eight movies chronicling the life of the boy wizard wonder has an acute case of FOMOOB by now.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, J.K. Rowling, Books

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KLIQ-FM Hastings

J.K. Rowling Publishes New Harry Potter Story About Singing Sorceress

J.K. Rowling is using the website to keep fans engaged in the Harry Potter universe she created.


Related Topix: J.K. Rowling, Books, Entertainment

Comedian eyes newtalk show

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, The Late Late Show, Entertainment, Television, J.K. Rowling, Books

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Daniel Radcliffe stopped Googling himself after constant 'gay' rumours

Michael Brown could have survived the first five bullets - before last 'kill shot' to the top of the head, claims star pathologist 'If people are speculating about your sexuality, then you're doing OK': Daniel Radcliffe stopped Googling himself after constant 'gay' rumours He's one of the most famous faces in the world, with an estimated net worth ... (more)


Related Topix: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Daniel Radcliffe, Harry Potter, Books, J.K. Rowling

The Washington Post

Names & Faces: Christina Aguilera, Elizabeth Vargas, J.K. Rowling

Matt Rutler welcomed their first child together on Saturday and took to Twitter the next day to announce her eco-inspired name.


Related Topix: Burlesque, J.K. Rowling, Books, 20/20, Entertainment, Television, The Voice


Post deleted from No campaign site

Better Together has removed a blog post from its official website amid allegations its author had expressed "unacceptable" views on Twitter.


Related Topix: Twitter, J.K. Rowling, Books, Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Strathclyde County, Scotland,

Radio Times

Daniel Radcliffe guest stars on tonight's One Show

Attention all Harry Potter fans! Today's episode of The One Show will be graced by none other than the Boy Who Lived.


Related Topix: Daniel Radcliffe, Books, J.K. Rowling

New York Daily News

J.K. Rowling pens biography for 'Harry Potter' character

A new entry on Rowling's Pottermore site Monday introduces singing sensation Celestina Warbeck, who was mentioned throughout the books but remained in the background.


Related Topix: J.K. Rowling, Books, Pottermore, SCEA, Video Games, Entertainment

The Times of India

Rowling's stolen notebook reveals new Potter plots

Stories in Mocktale are works of fiction intended to bring a smile to your face.


Related Topix: Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling, Books, Harry Potter

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

J.K. Rowling publishes story about singing sorceress

J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, is back with another Harry Potter short story.


Related Topix: J.K. Rowling, Books

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

There Should Be A(nother) Sequel: 'National Treasure'

Confession: I think Nicolas Cage is a great actor. And not just because of Oscar-quality performances like those in Adaptation and Leaving Las Vegas.


Related Topix: National Treasure, Action Movies, Adventure, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, The Wicker Man, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Nicolas Cage, Dan Brown, Vocal, Books

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Diagon Alley adds new magic to Universal Orlando

Like magic - or more like an extremely savvy feat of theme park planning - an umbrella extending from the side of the building in front of her produced thunder and rain.


Related Topix: Universal Studios, J.K. Rowling, Books

TV best bets: Saturday, Aug. 16

Harry, Ron and Hermione must find out what is causing people known as mudbloods to become petrified; otherwise, the school will be closed.


Related Topix: Mystery Movies, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Family, Adventure, Harry Potter, Books, Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Television

Fri Aug 15, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Harry Potter and the Case Study of Tolerance

Harry Potter 's not just defeating Lord Voldemort : the book series is teaching readers the importance of tolerance.


Related Topix: Books, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling


Most popular baby names list: Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and Marvel prove strong influences

From Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad to Marvel movies and Harry Potter , more and more parents are giving their babies cultural references for names.


Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, Entertainment, Television, J.K. Rowling, Books


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