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Posted by: Rosi
May 03, 2010, 04:45 AM

This week, the younger members of the Harry Potter cast have appeared in a number of magazines. Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) is to be May's cover girl for French online magazine Dirrty Glam. While the May 2010 issue has not yet been released, we have some brand new behind the scenes photos from the shoot as well as a preview of the cover itself; you can see both here on the Leaky Galleries. The Parisian magazine started in 2007, staffed entirely by 19 to 25-year-olds and led by an 18-year-old Editor in Chief.

In further magazine news, Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) is in the May issue of Nylon, as part of its Young Hollywood edition. Nylon have cut together a video on their YouTube channel in which he talks about his miniature donkeys and pigs, the hardest emotions to film and his ownership of an ice cream van. You can watch the video here on YouTube.

Our Order Partner RupertGrint.net has a scan of the interview Nylon conducted with the Ron Weasley actor, with lots of interesting tidbits including the accessories he's bought for his ice cream van and the importance of names when it comes to bands. You can find the scanned interview, as well as a photo of Grint, at RupertGrint.net. The May 2010 Young Hollywood edition of Nylon is now in the shops.

Bonnie Wright, Rupert Grint and Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) all appear in a video on Nylon's YouTube channel along with a number of other young Hollywood actors. The magazine puts the question "What is your favourite love song?" to the actors, reaping a wide variety of answers. The video can be seen on YouTube at this link.

RupertGrint.net also has the news that Amazon is now taking pre-orders for the "Wild Target" soundtrack. The soundtrack to the film in which Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) stars alongside Bill Nighy (Rufus Scrimgeour) will be released through Amazon.com on the 4th of May and Amazon.co.uk on the 14th of June this year. You can see a full tracklisting at Amazon.co.uk. Thanks to RupertGrint.net for the heads up!

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32 Comments

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Great Roundup! Love seeing more covers of Bonnie now… and glad to hear about Rupert and Tom. :)

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on May 03, 2010, 12:44 PM report to moderator
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Love the pictures of Bonnie, and does anyone else think that the film makers should have Ginny’s hair like that, rather than all smoothed out? I think it would be so much better, Ginny is supposed to be a really feisty character and I think that look would suit her.

Posted by moglet [ITC!] on May 03, 2010, 03:12 PM report to moderator
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Bonnie looks hot! XD

Ah Rupert, i love this guy, he has a collection of mini pigs! :D

Posted by Mr. Brightside on May 03, 2010, 04:10 PM report to moderator
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Bonnie looks great… But, she really should wear hose!

Posted by Won_Two on May 03, 2010, 06:03 PM report to moderator
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Well, Miss Bonnie has certainly grown up alot since the first HP film. She is quite stunning in those stills and yes the HP folks should have had her hair like that in the films! Great video interviews with Bonnie, Tom and Rupert. Really ? Spongebob Squarepants??? What a fun person he is.

Posted by hewy on May 03, 2010, 06:08 PM report to moderator
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Awesome! Thanks!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on May 03, 2010, 06:37 PM report to moderator
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I agree— the Spongebob themesong is quite romantic.

Posted by Stellar Sound on May 03, 2010, 08:11 PM report to moderator
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Bonnie is so gorgeous!

Posted by Stellar Sound on May 03, 2010, 08:28 PM report to moderator
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This week the actors this week aren’t that busy but seem pretty glamourous.

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cool! thanx!

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now i have got to have that magazine

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on May 04, 2010, 12:14 PM report to moderator
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cool… how old is bonnie now?? 18…19???? anyone message with answer… thanks x

Posted by MoonfootLover on May 04, 2010, 05:38 PM report to moderator
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Bonnie Wright and Tom Felton are in that issue of Nylon too!- I was just flipping through it today at the grocery store!!!

Posted by Alice Weasley{Weasley's Queen} [ROAR!] on May 04, 2010, 11:31 PM report to moderator
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All the young actors sure are getting the publicity, eh? Both magazines seem pretty chic. I love the first one – Dirrty Glam – just because it’s run by uber young people. Awesome! Eighteen and Editor in Chief? Way to go!

Posted by Smitch on May 05, 2010, 09:34 AM report to moderator
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First of all, great round up you guys! Second of all, it’s great to see such sucessful carriers for HP actors outside HP world, specially Bonnie and Rupert, always promoting new stuff. Congrats!!! Keep it up!!!

Posted by Madam Snape on May 05, 2010, 10:39 AM report to moderator
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