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DH Film

David Heyman, Stuart Craig, and Nick Dudman Talk "Deathly Hallows" Production in BBC Radio 2 Interview (Updated)

DH Film
Posted by: Edward
February 23, 2010, 11:10 PM

As we reported previously, the BBC Radio 2 program David Puttnam's Century of Cinema aired a special feature on the the "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" film with an interview from Leavesden Studios with film producer David Heyman,Continued...

Bonham Carter Interviews

Helena Bonham Carter: "Fun" Playing Hermione as Bellatrix in "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: Edward
February 23, 2010, 12:49 PM

Actress Helena Bonham Carter has given an interview for the Dish Rag Blog on Zap2It.com in which the Bellatrix Lestrange actress spoke briefly of the role of her character in the "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" films.  Describing Bellatrix as a "horrible... notContinued...

Actor Interviews

Ciaran Hinds Talks Role as Aberforth in "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: Edward
February 23, 2010, 01:04 AM

Actor Ciaran Hinds, who will be portraying the character of Aberforth Dumbledore in the upcoming "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" films, was interviewed by the Hill-man Morning Show which broadcasts out of WAAF in Boston earlier today.  In the interview, which can be heardContinued...

Radcliffe Interviews

UK Air Date for Dan Radcliffe's Inside the Actors Studio Appearance; BBC Radio 2 "Deathly Hallows" Segment

Posted by: Edward
February 22, 2010, 06:25 PM

Thanks to our Order Partner DanRadcliffe.com, word has now come of a UK broadcast date for the Inside the Actors Studio episode featuring actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter).  As readers will recall, US cable television network Bravo first broadcast the interview with the youngContinued...

Fans

New Images of Signs at Hogsmeade, Rumored Costume Choices for Wizarding World Staff

Posted by: Edward
February 22, 2010, 06:12 PM

There are a few updates to bring you today regarding the continued construction at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park at Universal Resorts Orlando.  Thanks to BrianOrndorf.com, new images of the Hogsmeade areas of the park show us a plethoraContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Julie Walters

Posted by: Rosi
February 22, 2010, 03:53 AM

Please join us in sending a particularly special batch of birthday wishes to actress Julie Walters. The Molly Weasley actress is today celebrating her 60th birthday! Many happy returns!

HBP Film

Reminder: BAFTA Awards Tonight; First Red Carpet Video and Images Online

Posted by: Edward
February 21, 2010, 03:50 PM

As was first mentioned in our Actors in Review post below, the 2010 Orange British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards are set to take place this evening at 9pm GMT in the UK.  Readers will recall the "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" film has been nominatedContinued...

HP Cast

Actors in the News Weekly Roundup

Posted by: Rosi
February 21, 2010, 02:44 PM

It's been a busy week for the Harry Potter actors, between charity events, film releases and stills, competitions and many an award ceremony. Thanks to our Order Partner, RupertGrint.net, we can confirm that "Cherrybomb" - which stars Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) in a leading role - will be released in UK cinemasContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Alan Rickman

Posted by: Rosi
February 21, 2010, 06:05 AM

Today we ask you to join us in wishing Alan Rickman a very happy birthday. The Severus Snape actor is celebrating his 64th birthday. Many happy returns, Alan!

Crew Interviews

Production Designer Stuart Craig Featured in The Telegraph

Posted by: Rosi
February 20, 2010, 05:47 PM

Thanks to our Order Partner RupertGrint.net we can let you know about a new article in The Telegraph about Stuart Craig, the production designer on the Harry Potter films. The interview covers Craig's daily routine, his favourite props, favourite film and even has a small picture of aContinued...

Fans

New Video and Images of Wizarding World of Harry Potter Park, Hogsmeade, and More Online

Posted by: Edward
February 20, 2010, 11:10 AM

Many thanks to Attractions Magazine for letting us know a new round of images and aerial tour of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park are now online.  The video shows us further shots of the Hogwarts Castle and adjoining forest area, as well asContinued...

HBP Film

Nominations for "Half-Blood Prince" at Saturn Awards; Broadcasting Press Guild Nods to HP Actors

Posted by: Edward
February 19, 2010, 08:48 PM

The "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" film, members of its creative team, and a number of actors have garnered a slew of nominations at two awards ceremonies.  First, the 2010 Saturn Awards have been announced and include a nominationContinued...

Video Games

New LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1 - 4 Preview Online

Posted by: Edward
February 19, 2010, 03:52 PM

There is a new behind-the-scenes feature for the LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 video game online via Kotaku today.  In the video preview, which can be found here in our Video Galleries, a number of the creative minds behind the game walk us through the creation process by which this game cameContinued...

HP Cast

Isaacs, Oldman and Rickman Among Hollywood's 10 Most Eeeeevil Actors

Posted by: Rosi
February 19, 2010, 03:09 PM

Moviefone have listed Gary Oldman (Sirius Black), Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) and Alan Rickman (Severus Snape) as three of "Hollywood's 10 Most Eeeeevil Actors." Oldman is described as having "a fabulous filmography of bad-natured souls" for his dark portrayalsContinued...

Fans

New Details Emerge About Wizarding World Park, Rides, and More

Posted by: Edward
February 18, 2010, 08:14 PM

Update: We received word from Universal Orlando this morning regarding information posted in the Ledger article; comments made in the report about alcoholic forms of butterbeer are inaccurate.  The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will not be serving alcoholic butterbeer atContinued...

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