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  1. Emma Watson Dedicates Award to Her Dead HamsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | People

    It was a big night both for Harry Potter star Emma Watson and for Millie, a hamster who died back in 2000. On Thursday, Watson received the Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year at a ceremony presented by BAFTA Los Angeles.


  2. The Most Popular Passages in Books, According to Kindle DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Below, you'll find passages from Austen, Tolkien, the Bible, and every tome of Harry Potter. (With some spoilers-though don't worry, it's not that section of Half-Blood Prince .) Are these your favorite passages too? Are ...


  3. List of Lord Voldemort's 7 Horcruxes in Harry Potter SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Buzzle.com

    ... aka Lord Voldemort aka The Dark Lord (as called meekly by his unfailingly repugnant band of bad wizards) is Harry Potter's chief adversary. Voldemort's fixation with 'pure blood' galvanized him to purge the wizard world of wizards with Muggle ...


  4. Hogwarts dressed up in Christmas snow at Making of Harry Potter exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Watford Observer

    Visitors to Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter will see the return of Hogwarts in the Snow this month.


  5. J.K. Rowling Reveals Inspiration Behind Hogwarts Professor Dolores UmbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    The British author gave fans a brief background on the malicious witch, who was played by Imelda Staunton in the 'Harry Potter' movies. The author of the famed 'Harry Potter' book series J.K. Rowling has sent fans of the boy wizard into a frenzy as she published a spin-off 'Harry Potter' short story, around 1,700 words long, on Halloween that focuses on the spiteful Hogwarts professor Dolores Umbridge.


  6. JK Rowling Drew Inspiration Of Professor Umbridge From Her Own Old School TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | International Business Times

    The said character is the toad faced Professor Dolores Umbridge who once forced Harry Potter to cut the words 'I must not tell lies' on to his hand. As per the author, surprisingly she got the inspiration for her distasteful teacher from one of her own school teacher.


  7. J.K. Rowling Released New 'Harry Potter' TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | News Talk Florida

    In honor of Halloween, J.K. Rowling released a backstory for the wicked witch of the Potter series: Dolores Umbridge. First appearing in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," the fifth book in the series as a new professor at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Umbridge is known for her cruelty and abusive punishments against the students.


  8. Rowling reveals new tidbits on Pottermore siteRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | WHDH

    Just in time for 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 supernatural bureaucrat and Hogwarts teacher Dolores Umbridge.


  9. Inspiration for Harry Potter nemesis Umbridge revealed on websiteRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    Imelda Staunton as Dolores Umbridge in Warner Bros. Pictures' fantasy "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix."


  10. Cookie Monster spoofs 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Harry Potter, who? Sesame Street 's Cookie Monster becomes his own Triwizard champion of sorts in Furry Potter and The Goblet of Cookies . The video-a parody on Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire -acts as a lesson in listening.


  11. Pottermore Posts May Offer Big Clues About J.K. Rowling's Upcoming StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    Harry Potter fans are counting down to Friday when "all will be revealed" at Pottermore, J.K. Rowling's official Harry Potter site. The Pottermore Facebook page has been giving us fun little trick and treats, each promising the big reveal on October 31. Looking at all of them together, we're inclined to think that they're clues to this new writing that's coming, and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix may factor in in a big way.


  12. Of course Daniel Radcliffe can rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Jimmy Fallon. DANIEL Radcliffe has added rapping to the list of things he can successfully do, besides being Harry Potter, after an appearance in US television. In a performance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, the boy wizard became the man ...


  13. Harry Potter Fans Will Drain Their Bank Accounts To Spend A Night In This HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    Harry Potter has not only spawned an essential book series and groundbreaking film franchise, but also a whole new branch of fan-fueled tourism. The latest location to cash in on the fervor for The Boy Who Lived is The Georgian House, a London hotel that's looking to cater to all the Potterheads with wishes to spend a night in Diagon Alley.


  14. Need To Know: Watch Sesame Street's Take On Harry Potter's 'Goblet Of Fire'Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | MTV

    It'll take more than shouting "accio!" for Cookie Monster, uh I mean Furry Potter to reach the Goblet of Cookies in this adorable Sesame Street "Harry Potter" parody , but with the help of Professor Crumblemore, our four-eyed hero may complete his wizard's quest for dessert. There's now a surprising twist in the whole Kesha vs. Dr. Luke lawsuit: now the music producer is suing the singer's mother Pebe Sebert for $75,000 in damages.


  15. J.K. Rowling to publish short Harry Potter story onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Effingham Herald

    J.K. Rowling is writing a new Harry Potter story that will be published to her website Pottermore on Halloween. The 1,700-word tale will highlight the back story of the cruel, toad-like character Dolores Umbridge, the Senior Undersecretary to the Minister for Magic, according to The Independent.


  16. Daniel Radcliffe Rapping 'Alphabet Aerobics' Is Proof That Magic Does ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Switched

    ... West End stage, and in 2013 he received rave reviews for his performance in 'Mojo'. He also stowed some his 'Harry Potter' cash away and splashed it on an ice cream truck, fulfilling a childhood dream. Aww! You'll find Ralph in 'Wrath of the ...


  17. Wizard-Themed Weddings - This Spellbinding Harry Potter Wedding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    As huge fans of J.K. Rowling's work, it's no surprise that Zoe and Alex Pitas decided to throw a Harry Potter wedding for their special day. The couple set up their wedding at The Wroxeter Hotel near Shrewsbury, in order to bring the magical wizarding world to life.


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

    Oct 24, 2014 | Hesperia Star

    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.


  19. Kristen Stewart's Not Bad Taking On Gitmo In Camp X-RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... his own filth. More charmingly, he makes his own sudoku puzzles, and he's amused when Cole - apparently not a Harry Potter reader - presumes that The Prisoner of Azkaban must be an Arabic book. The film's strongest passages concern a corporal's ...


  20. Alan Rickman Played an Epic Prank on Daniel Radcliffe While Filming Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | TIME.com

    Daniel Radcliffe and Alan Rickman at a luncheon for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2," at 21 Club, Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, in New York. Daniel Radcliffe, who's busy promoting his new film Horns , took to Reddit to answer troves of questions for fans this week.