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Video of Emma Watson on Live with Regis and Kelly

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 07:58 PM

As reported here previously, actress Emma Watson was to make an appearance on Live with Regis and Kelly today.  Thanks to our Order Partner Emma Watson.net, you can now watch the video here.
Update: It is also now available here in our galleries.

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Galleries Update: ABC Family Half-Blood Prince Previews Including New Draco

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 06:46 PM

Huge Thanks to our non-stop hardworking ace galleries crew, we now have all of the new Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince previews that aired over the weekend during the ABC Family Harry Potter movie marathon weekend. While some of the snippets we just saw releasedContinued...

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James and Oliver Phelps Attend Madrid Premiere for Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 05:43 PM

The global premieres for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince continue as James and Oliver Phelps (Gred and Forge) were in Madrid, Spain for the premiere of the sixth Harry Potter film. We have photos from the event here in our Image galleries.
UPDATE: Thanks to our friend AlejandroContinued...

Fans

Live HPA Dumbledore's Army Meeting Tonight On Ustream!

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 05:31 PM

Attention Dumbledore's Army! The Harry Potter Alliance will be holding another meeting live tonight on Ustream at 8:30pm (Eastern) for a big pre-movie gathering. There will be discussion regarding plans for the HP fandom to make their presence known on Twitter, how fans can showup to the movieContinued...

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Scholastic Kids Reporter Report from NY Premiere of Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 04:48 PM

Scholastic, US publishers of the Harry Potter novels by J.K. Rowling, have released their Kids Reporter article on the premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in New York City. Written by 11 year old Daniella, there is a fun bit relating to news from director DavidContinued...

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Bonnie Wright and Trio Talk with Teen Hollywood

Posted by: Edward
July 13, 2009, 04:43 PM

A pair of new interviews with Harry Potter actors Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) and Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Emma Watson (Rupert Grint), and Tom Felton  are now online over on TeenHollywood.com. In the first interview, Miss Wright speaks to the development of her character in theContinued...

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Vatican Newspaper Gives Two Thumbs Up for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Film

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 04:04 PM

L'Osservatore Romano, the official newspaper of the Vatican in Rome, Italy, has given its approval and review of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film. The AP reports that the newspaper says the film is the best adaptation yet of the novels by author J.K.Continued...

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Autism Friendly Showing of Half-Blood Prince due July 25

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 03:28 PM

The Autism Society of America has announced an autism-friendly event for fans of Harry Potter. Select AMC movie theaters across the US will be holding a special screening of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince for those affected by autism on July 25th. This event, part of their "SensoryContinued...

Books

Harry Potter Artist Mary GrandPre Appearance Tonight in Washington DC

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 03:18 PM

Artist Mary GrandPre, who created the cover work and illustrations for the US editions of the Harry Potter novels by J.K. Rowling, will be appearing in person tonight at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. According to the website, Ms. Grandpre "takes to the Corcoran stage to discuss her impressiveContinued...

HBP Film

MTV Rocking Preview of Clips from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 01:51 PM

Check it out! MTV has a new video preview involving scores and scores of clips from the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Please note: According to WB this song "Big Beat Repeat" is one of the bonus songs found on the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceContinued...

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Bill Nighy on Working with David Yates Again for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

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Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 01:42 PM

As first reported by TLC several times previously regarding the casting of Bill Nighy for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the actor has made new comments on his upcoming role as Minister of Magic Rufus Scrimgeour. Thanks to ComingSoon.com who let us know of this interviewContinued...

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New Clip: Dumbledore and Harry Discussing Horcruxes

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 01:18 PM

Thanks much to WB who let us know of another new clip from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, that can be seen here via Yahoo Movies. In the scene which takes place in his office, Professor Dumbledore (Michael Gambon) is speaking to Harry about Voldemort and the Horcruxes. Enjoy! UPDATE:Continued...

Felton

Oh Nuggets! Fun Video Interview with Tom Felton

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 12:57 PM

For those of us who may follow actor Tom Felton at  his official Twitter, you might recall a rather fun mention involving an order for Chicken McNuggets gone awry. In this light-hearted new interview conducted recently at the Hot Topic fan event in New Jersey, you can see Tom address the quirkerContinued...

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Video: Matt Lewis and Evanna Lynch Talk on Lion Hat, Neville and Nagini, Filming Death of Dobby, More

Posted by: sue
July 13, 2009, 11:37 AM

RTE has now released a delightful interview with Evanna Lynch and Matt Lewis conducted as part of the premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. In the video which you can see here, Evanna talks about the design of her fabulous Lion Hat in HBP.Continued...

Watson Interviews

Oprah.com Interview with Emma Watson Now Online

Posted by: Edward
July 13, 2009, 11:34 AM

Oprah.com has a lengthy new Q&A with Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) online, in which the actress discusses her role in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film, her work on the final two installments of the series, and her life as a soon-to-be college freshman.  First, onContinued...

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