Harry Potter

WATCH: Jimmy Fallon’s The Roots House Band Raps ‘Harry Potter’

Late-night host Jimmy Fallon pulled out a reader’s request from the Tonight Show suggestion box reading, “Hey Jimmy, I love the Harry Potter theme, but I also love rap. Is there any way you can combine the two?”

Why You Never Saw Rik Mayall in a ‘Harry Potter’ Movie

Amid all of the links and clips that have been shared by British comedy fans in the wake of Rik Mayall’s death yesterday, there was a story that very few people were fully aware of at the time that has proven to be one final ...

Karen Gillan Explains Why Brits Do U.S. Accents Better

It’s a Monday morning, summer vacation is still a way off and we could all use a lift, right?

WATCH: Britain’s Scariest Mythical Creatures

Is Nessie dead? No one knows for sure.

LISTEN: Benedict Cumberbatch and Hugh Bonneville Reading Children’s Stories

This week, the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 2 have been running a very special competition, encouraging children to write short stories. The winners were announced from the Hay festival, earlier this morning, and read out by ...

Five Terrible British Mums for Mother’s Day

Note: none of these mums are real. All British mums are wonderful, especially mine. Mind you, the British Mothering Sunday was back in March so we can afford to be a little barbed without the risk of being sent to bed early.

‘Harry Potter’ Author J.K. Rowling Heading to TV with ‘The Casual Vacancy’

BBC and HBO are teaming up to bring J.K. Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy to U.

Happy 24th Birthday, Emma Watson: Five of Her Most Startling Roles

Emma Watson has spent the years since Harry Potter fired his final magic spell putting as much clear water between herself and her goody-goody image as Hermione Granger as is humanly possible (while also studying for her degree, just ...

10 British Children’s Books That Every Older American Kid Should Read

It’s not nice to talk down to people, so if you are of any age between ten and twenty and any of these suggestions are simply too young for you, that is fine.

‘Harry Potter’ Original Cover Art Up for Auction

Are you looking to fill some wall space? And have tens of thousands of dollars to drop? Well, you’re in luck.