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J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling: Among Those Considered for Time's Person of the Year

Posted by: sue
November 08, 2007, 05:30 PM

Time Magazine is once again considering who they will name as their Person of the Year, and have now launched a new online poll for readers to vote. Among those eligible for consideration this year is Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The magazine writes:

Pro: Finished a seven-bookContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling, Emma Watson Among Britain's Best Dressed

Posted by: sue
November 07, 2007, 05:29 PM

Harper’s Bazaar magazine has released their annual list of the best dressed women in Britain, and coming in at number seven was Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The Telegraph reports that JKR (“increasingly glamourous”) “is more guarded with her style and earlier thisContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling: a Living Genius

Posted by: sue
October 29, 2007, 11:41 AM

There is another list out today and one that would make Ravenclaw proud: a list of the 100 top “Living Geniuses.” Included on this list is our favorite author, J.K. Rowling who came in at number 83. The number one spot was actually shared by two men, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, who is credited with creating theContinued...


Katie Leung Wins Scottish Style Award (Updated)

Posted by: sue
October 27, 2007, 12:45 PM

A follow up this morning for you as Katie Leung was named Most Stylish Female in the Scottish Style Awards. Previously we told you the actress who portrays Cho Chang in the Harry Potter films had been nominated for this award, and she named winner last night at the awards ceremony held at the Old FruitmarketContinued...

OotP Film

"Order of the Phoenix," Ralph Fiennes Win at 2007 Scream Awards

Posted by: Edward
October 24, 2007, 06:33 PM

As we told you a few months back, the latest Potter film, “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix,” and its actors revived a number of nominations at Spike TV’s 2007 Scream Awards. The Scream awards, which honor “the newest and hottest in horror, sci-fi, fantasyContinued...

Book Awards

J.K. Rowling Honored with "Order of the Forest" Award

Posted by: sue
October 23, 2007, 02:04 PM

As we told you previously, J.K. Rowling is making the final stop of her Open Book Tour today in Toronto, Ontario Canada, and before the event, the Harry Potter author was given an award “in recognition of the role she has played helping save Canada’s and the world’s forests.Continued...

Film Awards

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" Nominated as Best Film at Children's BAFTA

Posted by: sue
October 22, 2007, 11:30 AM

“Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” has been nominated for a Children’s British Academy of Film and Television Arts Award in the category of “Best Feature Film.” The BBC reports that Order of the Phoenix was also nominatedContinued...


Emma Watson Attends UK Kids' Choice Awards

Posted by: Edward
October 21, 2007, 02:35 AM

As we told you previously, actress Emma Watson was to attend the first UK Kids’ Choice Awards this evening in London. The first pictures of Emma from the event are now online. You can see Emma posing on the red carpet as well as her during the show right here. More pictures of the actress can beContinued...


David Tennant: Spirit of Scotland Nominee

Posted by: sue
October 13, 2007, 02:34 PM

Actor David Tennant has been nominated in the annual Glenfiddich Spirit of Scotland Awards. The actor, who memorably portrayed Barty Crouch Jr. in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, and is currently starring in the popular Doctor Who series, is nominated in the Screen category. These awards are heldContinued...


Emma Watson Posts Personal Pics from Pride of Britain Awards

Posted by: Edward
October 11, 2007, 09:34 PM

New photos have been posted online via Emma Watson’s official website from the Pride of Britain awards which took place earlier this week. The images, taken by Emma’s father, show the actress on the red carpet and signing autographs for the many fans at the event. The postContinued...

OotP Film

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" Nominated for Hollywood Movie of the Year Award

Posted by: sue
October 10, 2007, 12:29 AM

Announcements were made today in relation to the Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood Awards, and included a mention for the fifth Harry Potter film. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is one of the ten nominees for the Hollywood Movie of the Year AwardsContinued...


J.K. Rowling, Emma Watson Attend Pride of Britain Awards

Posted by: sue
October 09, 2007, 06:27 PM

The first of the photos from tonight’s Pride of Britain awards are now online, and you can see some early pictures of Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling (both wearing chic black outfits)here via WireImage. Additional photos of Jo (looking just gorgeous) here viaContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling to be Honored at Pride of Britain Awards

Posted by: sue
October 09, 2007, 01:48 AM

A few days ago we first told you about the Pride of Britain awards which will be held tomorrow night in London, England and that actress Emma Watson and J.K. Rowling would be attending this event. Tonight GMTV is reporting that Jo will also be honored at this event, getting special recognitionContinued...

Film Awards

Trio, Bonnie Wright, Evanna Lynch, Matt Lewis Attend National Movie Awards; Emma Watson, Dan Radcliffe, OotP Named Winners

Posted by: sue
September 28, 2007, 07:10 PM

As we told you previously, the trio of Dan Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson were confirmed to attend the National Movie Awards in London, England. We have photos of them attending the awards, along with Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley), Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood) and Matt Lewis (NevilleContinued...

Film Awards

Reminder: National Movie Awards This Weekend in UK

Posted by: sue
September 27, 2007, 01:20 PM

Emma Watson’s official website has been updated with a reminder and confirmation of her attendance this weekend at the National Movie Awards in the UK. Her website confirms that Emma will indeed attend these awards tomorrow, for which she is nominated for her role as Hermione Granger in “HarryContinued...

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