Tag Archives: Harry Potter

WATCH: Simon Pegg Wishes Harry Potter ‘Happy Birthday’ as an Intoxicated Ron Weasley

For those unaware — you muggles, you — yesterday was Harry Potter’s 33rd birthday. The beloved J.K.

Rupert Grint and Brendan Coyle Collaborate On Stage in West End Production

The worlds of Harry Potter and Downton Abbey will collide this fall when Rupert Grint and Brendan Coyle appear together on the West End stage in a London revival of Mojo, a crime drama about petty crooks and gangsters.

JK Rowling Explains This Whole ‘Robert Galbraith’ Thing

The story so far: JK Rowling, celebrated author of magical tales for children, has released a book under a different name. It is called The Cuckoo’s Calling and she is called Robert Galbraith.

JK Rowling and the Novel of Hidden Authors

JK Rowling fans could be forgiven for assuming that their favorite author was having a restful time after the completion of her duties with Harry Potter and the world of wizardry and witchcraft. She had, as far as anyone was aware, only ...

Emma Watson And The Artisan Shoe Cupboard Of Limited Space

It shouldn’t really count as an admirable quality that someone with access to the kind of budget that would allow for conspicuous shopping on a daily basis has elected to live a relatively simple life, even within an industry that ...

The Five Most Angst-Ridden British Teenagers Ever

Tomorrow night (6/6, and 10pm/9c) BBCAMERICA is showing the first episode of the unorthodox zombie teen drama In the Flesh, which features a young man called Keiron, who suffers from partially-deceased syndrome.

J.K. Rowling’s Handwritten Notes Up for Auction

When first re-reading Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, author J.K. Rowling went back and made some notes in the margins. Now, those notes, are up for auction.

10 Tips To Help You Write The Perfect British TV Show

Before we start, it should be noted that I’ve never written a hit TV show. Or any kind of TV show at all.

10 British Acting Families (Who Are Not the Redgraves)

This week Doctor Who fans will get to see mother-daughter duo Dame Diana Rigg and Rachael Stirling in “The Crimson Horror.” The actresses will also be playing a mother-daughter pair in the show with Rigg as Winifred ...

‘Harry Potter’ Gets An Honest Trailer

Apologies if you’ve seen this already, but it’s too good to pass up on, especially the bit with the Academy Awards nominations.