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  1. Emma Watson dedicates award to dead petRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | InsideHalton.com

    Emma Watson dedicated an award to her dead pet. The 24-year-old actress accepted the award for British Artist of the Year at the Britannia Awards, hosted by BAFTA, in Los Angeles on Thursday night and devoted her win to the pet hamster she lost on the set of 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'.

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  2. Fast & Furious 7 trailer launch: Test your knowledge of the very first film in our quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... on Sheldon, Leonard, Howard and Raj Star Wars quiz: Prove you're the ultimate Star Wars fan in 20 questions Harry Potter quiz: How much do you know about the Order of the Phoenix and the ousting of Dumbledore? Harry Potter quiz: How much do you know ...

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  3. Daily dishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Halloween, J.K. Rowling has given fans a glimpse of what makes a wicked witch tick. The creator of boy wizard Harry Potter published a 1,700-word essay Friday revealing the real-life inspiration behind one of her most memorable villains, the ...

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  4. JK Rowling's revenge: Harry Potter author reveals she based one of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Mail on Sunday

    ... part of a $7.4billion industry - and $350million of that is spent on dressing their pets JK Rowling's revenge: Harry Potter author reveals she based one of her most evil characters on a teacher she hated at school She is remembered as the ...

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  5. Wallenda will walk high above Chicago - Sat, 01 Nov 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Halloween, J.K. Rowling has given fans a glimpse of what makes a wicked witch tick. The creator of boy wizard Harry Potter published a 1,700-word essay Friday revealing the real-life inspiration behind one of her most memorable villains, the ...

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  6. JK Rowling reveals inspiration behind Harry Potter nemesis Dolores UmbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | DNA India

    As a Halloween treat for her fans, JK Rowling has revealed that the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge from her "Harry Potter" stories is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike - but whose name she has not disclosed. Umbridge, played by actress Imelda Staunton in the film adaptations of the hugely popular fantasy series, is the seemingly sweet but innately vicious teacher at Hogwarts who bans young Harry from playing Quidditch and forces him to write the words "I must not tell lies" on the back of his hand.

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  7. Rowling writes backstory of Potter characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Journalgazette.net

    ... first-person thoughts" about Umbridge, according to Friday's announcement. Umbridge first appeared in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," the fifth of seven books in Rowling's multimillion-selling series. Imelda Staunton played her in the ...

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  8. J.K. Rowling reveals secrets about Harry Potter's Dolores Umbridge in new essayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Oct 31, 2014 3:30 p.m. By Robyn Ross, Just in time for Halloween, J.K. Rowling has released her highly anticipated next piece of writing about one of Harry Potter's most wicked villains. Rowling's Pottermore website published a short essay Friday about Dolores Umbridge, the bossy, villainous witch introduced in the series' fifth book.

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  9. Daniel Radcliffe's 'Horns' Reveals Deepest, Darkest SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | I4U Future Technology News

    Daniel Radcliffe's all grown up in 'Horns,' where his character's accused of murdering his girlfriend. But how does the former Harry Potter star feel about the role? Horns is an adaption of Joe Hill 's dark fantasy of the same name, where Ignatius " Ig " Perrish's on the hunt to discover his girlfriend's killer when the cops believe he's really the guilty party.

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  10. Barely Related: Marvel movie madness, Harry Potter can rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Joystiq

    ... trailer right here: Daniel Radcliffe is a rap wizard Daniel Radcliffe, the actor (still) best known for playing Harry Potter in all eight of those films, loves rap. Not only that, but he can flawlessly perform Blackalicious' tongue-twisting number, ...

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  11. London hotel announces Harry-Potter-themed roomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | New York Daily News

    The Harry Potter Suite at The Georgian House Hotel in London offers fans the opportunity to live like a wizard. Harry Potter fans can get even closer to the magic now that a London hotel offers guests the chance to stay in replicas of Hogwarts chambers.

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  12. J.K. Rowling To Release Short Story on 'Pottermore'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | News Talk Florida

    More exciting news for Harry Potter fans this month, J.K. Rowling recently announced she will be releasing a short story on Pottermore , which is a Harry Potter website created for the fans to use. The short story will be regarding to what many Potter fans would say as one of the most hated villains of the series, Dolores Umbridge.

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  13. J.K. Rowling to release Halloween story based...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | NBC Action News

    HARRY POTTER author J.K. ROWLING is set to delight fans by releasing a new story based on franchise villain Dolores Umbridge just in time for Halloween . The 1,700-word story will be published on Harry Potter fan site Pottermore.com and feature a back story to the dastardly villain's life.

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  14. Harry Potter spinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    J.K. Rowling announced she'll release a new 1,700-word piece on villain Dolores Umbridge, with a back story on the former Hogwarts professor as well as Rowling's own insights on the character, according to CBS. Umbridge, who was played on the big screen by Imelda Staunton, first appears in the fifth Harry Potter book, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," which came out in 2003.

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  15. Morning Jolt: J.K. Rowling to release a Harry Pottera story on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Victorville Daily Press

    J.K. Rowling announced she is releasing a story set in the "Harry Potter" universe on Halloween. The story will be focused on the nasty Dolores Umbridge, who first appeared in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," the fifth book of the series.

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  16. Daniel Radcliffe embraces his dark side in 'Horns'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | JAM! Showbiz

    British actor Daniel Radcliffe poses for photographers on the red carpet as he arrives for the U.K. premier of 'Horns' in central London on October 20, 2014. The weirder his movies get, the more Daniel Radcliffe hears that he's trying to distance himself from Harry Potter.

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  17. J.K. Rowling releasing new 'Harry Potter' spinoff for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Lebanon Daily News

    J.K. Rowling announced she'll release a new 1,700-word piece on villain Dolores Umbridge, with a back story on the former Hogwarts professor as well as Rowling's own insights on the character, according to CBS. Umbridge, who was played on the big screen by Imelda Staunton, first appears in the fifth Harry Potter book, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," which came out in 2003.

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  18. Next Harry Potter Short Story Reveals More About UmbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Escapist

    Everyone's favorite cat-loving Hogwarts professor is getting a Halloween short story from Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. Harry Potter's story might be over, but fans haven't stopped clamoring for more tales from J.K. Rowling's magical wizarding world.

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  19. 15 things Harry Potter fans (and muggles) need to see in Diagon AlleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Miami Hurricane

    What begins as a stroll through an ordinary London street transports muggles and wizards alike into the magical realm that is Diagon Alley. Cobbled streets take visitors past enchanted broomsticks, children casting spells with wands and the furious roar of a fire-breathing dragon.

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  20. J.K. Rowling publishing new 'Harry Potter' short storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Philly.com

    Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is set to delight fans by releasing a new story based on franchise villain Dolores Umbridge just in time for Halloween. Author J.K. Rowling attends photocall ahead of her reading from 'The Casual Vacancy' at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on September 27, 2012 in London, England.

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