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BIFA News for Frances de la Tour, Jason Isaacs

Posted by: sue
October 26, 2006, 07:15 AM

Actress Frances de la Tour (Madame Maxime) has been nominated as "Best Actress" for her role in the film "The History Boys" at the British Independent Film Awards. Readers will remember that earlier this year, Ms. de la Tour won the Tony Award for her performance in the theatricalContinued...

Film Awards

"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" Nominated for Kids BAFTA

Posted by: sue
October 23, 2006, 09:28 PM

"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" has been nominated for a children's BAFTA this year in the category of "Best Film." The BBC reports that Goblet is competing against Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, TheContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Plaque Installed Outside Harry's "Birthplace" in Edinburgh

Posted by: sue
October 10, 2006, 09:01 AM

Here is a followup today regarding the story we told you about last December, where a plaque was to be placed outside the cafe where Jo wrote parts of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. The Scotsman now has an article and photo of this plaque, which has been placed outside theContinued...

Film Awards

GoF, Dan Radcliffe, Emma Watson Winners at SyFy Awards

Posted by: sue
October 02, 2006, 09:34 AM

The winners of the SyFy Genre Awards have now been announced. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire won as "Best Movie", while Dan Radcliffe was named "Best Actor" for his performance as Harry Potter. Emma Watson, who portrays Hermione, was named both "Best Actress"Continued...

OotP Film

New Photo of Dan Radcliffe and Emma Watson from Xpress Magazine

Posted by: sue
September 23, 2006, 10:53 PM

There is a new photo online now of Dan Radcliffe and Emma Watson taken on the set of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as they accepted an award from Austrian Xpress Magazine. You can see the scans of the magazine via this link at, and SntichSeeker. com alsoContinued...


JKR: "Lord Voldemort Requires My Constant Presence at the Moment"

Posted by: sue
September 05, 2006, 09:17 AM

Yesterday, we first told you that readers had voted Lord Voldemort as the top literary villain in the Big Bad Read poll, and the news reports included a portion of comments about this from author J.K. Rowling. Today, Bloomsbury has provided us with Jo's complete remarks, and sheContinued...


Lord Voldemort: Top Literary Villain

Posted by: sue
September 04, 2006, 02:25 PM

Lord Voldemort is Tops!... well, is the top Literary Villain that is, as the results of the Big Bad Read have now been revealed. Earlier this year we told you about a poll that Bloomsbury had where you could vote for your favorite literary villian. He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, who faced stiff competition from othersContinued...


David Yates Film "The Girl in the Cafe" Wins Emmy Award

Posted by: sue
August 27, 2006, 11:07 PM

At the Emmy Awards tonight, "The Girl in the Cafe," directed by Order of the Phoenix director David Yates, was named "Best Made for TV Movie,'' along with a win for "Best Writing," and an acting award for supporting actress Kelly Macdonald. Mr. Yates, who hadContinued...


TV Watch Tonight: Emmy Awards, Henderson on BBC America

Posted by: sue
August 27, 2006, 03:38 PM

Many readers have emailed about Shirley Henderson's (Moaning Myrtle) appearance on BBC America tonight in a modern retelling of the Shakespeare classic play "The Taming of the Shrew." In this new movie, Shirley co-stars with Rufus Sewell as "a ruthless politician with noContinued...

Film Awards

"Goblet of Fire" Wins at Teen Choice Awards

Posted by: sue
August 21, 2006, 09:55 PM

The Teen Choice Awards were presented last night on Fox, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was named the winner in the "Choice Movie: Drama" category. Congratulations! Thanks Paul!

Film Awards

Goblet of Fire Wins at DVD Awards

Posted by: sue
August 12, 2006, 08:47 AM

The Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD won a technical award at "The 9th Annual DVD Awards with Leonard Maltin." B1Media, the company which designed the Welcome menu on the GoF DVD, was named winner for "Major Technical - Best Menu Design."

The interactive DVD menus boasted a 3D castle,Continued...

Film Awards

Potter Actors, Director to be Showcased at Venice Film Festival

Posted by: Melissa
July 27, 2006, 02:31 PM

The 63rd Annual Venice Film Festival will feature three films in which Harry Potter personnel are involved. In consideration for the Golden Lion prize are "Children of Men," directed by Alfonso Cuaró (Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban) and Brian de Palma'sContinued...

Film Awards

SyFy Awards Open for Voting

Posted by: Melissa
July 24, 2006, 11:30 AM

Dan Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and the Goblet of Fire film are up for several titles in the SyFy Awards, which are now open for your voting. Enjoy!

Film Awards

Goblet of Fire Nominated for Spike TV "SCREAM" Award

Posted by: sue
July 21, 2006, 04:47 PM

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire has received a nomination as "Best Fantasy Film" at the first annual Spike TV SCREAM Awards. These award nominations, which were announced today at Comic-Con International, are being held to celebrate "horror, sci-fi, fantasy and comic books,"Continued...


Goblet of Fire Video Game Nominated for Joystick Awards

Posted by: sue
July 18, 2006, 09:03 AM

The Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire video game has been nominated in multiple categories at the Golden Joystick Awards. Along with being nominated as "Game of the Year," it is also listed as a contender in the Playstation, X-Box, Nintendo, Handheld, PC, and Girls ChoiceContinued...

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