Harry Potter

Sir Michael Gambon Retires from the Stage

In all the BAFTA hoo-hah over the weekend this rather sad story got a little lost, but it’s worth a moment’s attention.

‘Harry Potter’ Star Robbie Coltrane Taken to Hospital

Bad news if you were hoping to see Robbie Coltrane at A Celebration of Harry Potter in Orlando this weekend. The actor, best known for his role as Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter movies, has been taken to an Orlando hospital, after …

RIP 'Harry Potter' Actor David Ryall

Some sad news from the weekend just past, as it’s been announced that the British actor David Ryall, best known for playing Elphias Doge in the Harry Potter films, passed away on Christmas Day. He was 79 years old.

Personality Quiz: To Which Hogwarts House Do You Belong?

As we reach the end of an eventful year, it’s natural that thoughts turn to the year ahead, and the kind of changes everyone feels the need to make in order to better themselves in the coming months.

J.K Rowling’s ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Starts Filming in 2015

For fans of Harry Potter, and the general magical universe of wands, wizards and quidditch, news of a movie that seeks to revisit those unearthly places is a mixed delight.

The Reason Daniel Radcliffe Won’t Wear Glasses in Real Life

…and yes, it’s exactly what you think.

Imagine you’re internationally famous for a thing you did when you were a kid, a thing you’re proud of, something you’re still happy to be reminded of from time to time, but very much a thing that doesn’t …

WATCH: Daniel Radcliffe Raps (Well) on ‘Fallon’

Because we simply can’t get enough of British actors trying their hand at the pop music. Especially if it’s hip hop.

WATCH: London Hotel Features ‘Harry Potter’ Rooms

Sure, Florida’s Universal Orlando theme park has the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, but can you sleep over?

Harry Potter’s Classmates: Where Are They Now?

Because we already know where Harry, Hermione and Ron ended up. But not everyone can be the Boy Who Lived, the Boy Who Lived’s Best Friend, or The Girl Who Had To Do Most Of The Thinking. So, what happened to the rest of them?

WATCH: Emma Watson Addresses The U.N. on Feminism

Over the weekend, Emma Watson appeared at the United Nations headquarters in New York to make a speech launching an initiative that aims to bring gender equality to the world.