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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Nominated as Hollywood Movie of the Year

Posted by: sue
October 07, 2009, 07:37 PM

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has been nominated as a Movie of the Year for the Hollywood Movie of the Year Awards. Nominees were selected by those at the Hollywood Film Festival and fans can vote online for their favorite at this link, with the final awardsContinued...

Book Awards

J.K. Rowling to Receive First Hans Christian Andersen Award

Posted by: sue
October 06, 2009, 10:16 AM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has been selected to receive the very first Hans Christian Anderson Literature Prize next year in Odense, Denmark. Given in honor of the prolific author of classic fairy tales such as The Princess and the Pea, The Emperor's New Clothes, The Ugly DucklingContinued...

Honors/Awards

Radcliffe and Watson Included in 2010 Guinness World Records Book

Posted by: Edward
September 14, 2009, 10:45 PM

Harry Potter actors Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) are among the actors included in the 2010 edition of the Guinness World Records Book.  The latest edition of the venerable reference guide includes records for the two actors in categories relatingContinued...

HBP Film

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince a Winner at Teen Choice Awards

Posted by: sue
August 10, 2009, 07:52 AM

At ceremonies held last night in Los Angeles, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince was named a winner at the Teen Choice Awards. As noted previously, the film had been nominated as in the "Summer Movie Action Adventure" category, with fans all over the world voting for theContinued...

Film Awards

Emmy Nominations for Branagh, Gleeson

Posted by: sue
July 20, 2009, 07:37 AM

Over the weekend, nominations for the Emmys were revealed. Congratulations are in order for actor Brendan Gleeson (Mad Eye) for his work on the HBO Winston Churchill film "Into the Storm," and to actor Kenneth Branagh for his work on the BBC series "Wallander." Cheers!

Radcliffe

Dan Radcliffe Nominated for Broadway.com Audience Award

Posted by: sue
May 12, 2009, 07:47 PM

Thanks to our Order partner DanRadcliffe.com we know that actor Dan Radcliffe was nominated today in the "Favorite Leading Actor" for his role in Equus at the Broadway.com Awards. Equus was also nominated for "Favorite Broadway Play Revival." If you would like, you can vote on these awardsContinued...

Movies

Tom Felton, Jason Isaacs Attend Empire Awards

Posted by: sue
March 29, 2009, 01:38 PM

Actors Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) and Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy) are attending the Empire Awards which are being held tonight in London. You can see early photos of the them at this event via this link to our Image galleries.  Update: Helena Bonham Carter is also attending tonight (more below)Continued...

Movies

Harry Potter Among All-Time Coolest Pop Culture Heroes from Entertainment Weekly

Posted by: Edward
March 27, 2009, 02:30 PM

UPDATE: You can see the cover of the EW magazine, which features a newer photo of Dan Radcliffe as Harry and an old photo of Ralph Fiennes as Voldemort here in our galleries.

Entertainment Weekly has released a new list which ranks their Twenty All-Time Coolest HeroesContinued...

Books

J.K. Rowling's The Tales of Beedle the Bard on Shortlist for British Book Award

Posted by: sue
March 10, 2009, 07:08 AM

The Tales of Beedle the Bard written by Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling have been nominated this year at the Galaxy British Book Awards.  Beedle the Bard is on the shortlist for "Children's Book of the Year," along with a few others including: Breaking Dawn by StephenieContinued...

Book Awards

Kids' Choice Awards Voting Now Open

Posted by: Edward
March 02, 2009, 08:50 PM

As TLC reported previously, the Harry Potter novels by author J. K. Rowling have been nominated at the 22nd Annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in the "Favorite Book" category.  Voting has now opened online via this link.  The winners are set to be announced when the show airs on Saturday, March 28thContinued...

Honors/Awards

Oscar Watch: Gleeson, Pattinson News

Posted by: sue
February 17, 2009, 08:40 AM

We have two pieces of news regarding Harry Potter cast members and the Oscar Awards which are to be presented this weekend.

First, actor Brendan Gleeson will receive an award at the "Oscar Wilde: Honoring The Irish in Film" special event on Thursday, February 19th. Along with actor Jonathan Rhys Myers (The TudorsContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Handprints of JK Rowling Now On Display in Edinburgh, Scotland

Posted by: sue
February 12, 2009, 08:36 AM

Last year we told you author J.K. Rowling was to be honored by the city of Edinburgh, Scotland. The event took place in September, where Jo received the Edinburgh Award. In commemoration of this event, hand prints of the Harry Potter author have now been made, and are on display for the public.Continued...

J.K. Rowling

JK Rowling, Knight of the French Realm (Updated)

Posted by: sue
February 03, 2009, 01:08 PM

UPDATE 4: Video of J.K. Rowling at the award ceremony  is now online here via our galleries.

As reported yesterday, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has been awarded the prestigious Legion of Honor from France. Very early reports from the AP say that at "a ceremony in a gilded hall in the Elysee presidentialContinued...

Honors/Awards

Michael Gambon and David Bradley Nominated for Olivier Award

Posted by: sue
February 03, 2009, 08:33 AM

Congratulations are in order today for two Harry Potter actors who have been recognized for their work in British theater this year. Actors Michael Gambon (Professor Dumbledore) and David Bradley (Argus Filch) both were nominated today at the prestigious Laurence Olivier Awards in theContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling to Receive French Legion of Honor Award Tomorrow

Posted by: sue
February 02, 2009, 02:50 PM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling will be receiving one of the highest honors from France, it was announced today. The office of Nicolas Sarkozy, President of France, has announced they will be presenting JKR with "les insignes de Chevalier de l’ordre de la Légion d’honneur" (the LegionContinued...

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