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J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Named Author of the Year at Children's Choice Book Awards

Posted by: sue
May 14, 2008, 02:42 PM

Back in March, we told you Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling had been nominated for a National Children’s Choice Book Award. Last night in New York City, these awards were presented, with J.K. Rowling named “Author of the Year,” for her work on Harry PotterContinued...

Honors/Awards

OotP Receives Four Nominations at EMA Awards

Posted by: Edward
May 07, 2008, 06:18 PM

A sure sign that the awards season is in full swing, the “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” film received four nominations at the 2008 EMA Home Entertainment Awards. VideoBusiness is reporting the fifth Harry Potter lead in nominations with fellow blockbuster “Transformers”Continued...

Honors/Awards

Radcliffe and Leung Receive Nod for OotP Kiss at MTV Movie Awards

Posted by: Edward
May 07, 2008, 01:01 AM

The nominations for the 2008 MTV Movie Awards were released today and actors Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and Katie Leung (Cho Chang) were recognized in the category of Best Kiss. The much talked about on-screen kiss between the two actors joined moments from other films such asContinued...

HP Cast

Watson and Radcliffe Win at 2008 Otto Awards

Posted by: Edward
May 06, 2008, 03:18 PM

As we first told you in February, actress Emma Watson was nominated along with her Harry Potter costar Dan Radcliffe at the 2008 Otto Awards from Bravo Magazine. An update comes today regarding the awards via Emma Watson’s official site which reports that both Emma and Dan won in their respectiveContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

"Deathly Hallows" Receives Andre Norton Award at 2008 Nebula Awards

Posted by: Edward
April 29, 2008, 03:30 PM

A follow up today as the seventh book, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,” won the 2008 Andre Norton Award at the Annual Nebula Awards Ceremony which took place in Austin, Texas this past weekend. As we first told you previously, the Science Fiction and Fantasy WritersContinued...

J.K. Rowling

JK Rowling Honored at British Book Awards

Posted by: sue
April 09, 2008, 09:29 PM

Previously we reported Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling was to receive a special award at the British Book Awards. That ceremony took place tonight in London, England where Jo was presented with the Outstanding Achievement honor. You can see early photos of Jo at this event, here in our galleries. BloombergContinued...

Honors/Awards

Harry Potter Book Series Wins at Kids' Choice Awards

Posted by: sue
March 30, 2008, 01:31 AM

Once again, the Harry Potter books are tops, as the book series by J.K. Rowling was named a winner at tonight’s Nick Kids’ Choice Awards. Congratulations!

Film Awards

"Order of the Phoenix" Film Nominated for 2008 Hugo Award

Posted by: Edward
March 25, 2008, 04:01 AM

The Hugo Awards, which celebrate the best in the field of science fiction and fantasy work, have released their 2008 list of nominees which include a nomination for the “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” film. This awards ceremony, largely run and voted for by fans, hasContinued...

J.K. Rowling

JK Rowling Nominated for Children's Choice Book Award

Posted by: sue
March 25, 2008, 02:55 AM

Author J.K. Rowling has been nominated for an award given by the Children’s Book Council. The School Library Journal reports that Jo is nominated for her book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows as a “2007 Author of the Year” along with Anthony Horowitz (Snakehead), RickContinued...

Tick Tock, PotterPuppetPals Top at YouTube Awards

Posted by: sue
March 22, 2008, 01:08 PM

Snape, Snape, Severus Snape has people singing along, and singing praises as the popular Potter Puppet Pals video was named a winner at the recent YouTube Awards. The video was a winner for “Best Comedy” as the awards acknowledge the best user -created videos of the year. The video featuresContinued...

Honors/Awards

"Order of the Phoenix" Wins Award for Best Score of Video Game

Posted by: sue
March 08, 2008, 02:49 PM

Thanks to TLC reader Pete for letting us know the score to the Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix video game was a recent winner at the Movie Music U.K. Awards. The music for the fifth Harry Potter video game, composed by James Hannigan, was named “Best Score-Game,”Continued...

Film Awards

Emma Watson to Attend, Present at Empire Awards

Posted by: sue
March 07, 2008, 12:32 PM

Actress Emma Watson has updated her website with a diary entry noting she will be attending the Empire Magazine Awards this Sunday. The actress, who portrays Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series, says she is also going to be presenting an award, and she hopes it will be “a good night forContinued...

HP Cast

My Boy Jack, Michael Gambon, Maggie Smith Nominated for Broadcast Press Awards

Posted by: sue
February 29, 2008, 11:24 PM

Several actors from the Harry Potter films have been nominated for awards regarding their work in movies seen in the UK. The 34th annual Broadcasting Press Guild Awards have been announced, and gaining mention in the “Single Drama” category was the UK televisionContinued...

Walters

Prince Charles Tells Julie Walters He Loves the Harry Potter films

Posted by: sue
February 28, 2008, 04:37 PM

Actress Julie Walters was made CBE today at ceremonies held at Buckingham Palace in London, England, where the Harry Potter actress received this special honor from the Prince of Wales. Julie Walters, who portrays Molly Weasley, was made “Commander of the British EmpireContinued...

Honors/Awards

Dan Radcliffe Attends Theater Awards in London

Posted by: sue
February 25, 2008, 12:59 AM

Previously we told you a number of actors from the Harry Potter films were winners at the annual Theatregoers’ Choice Awards. Those awards were formally presented tonight in London, with actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) in attendance. Dan was a winner for his performance in “Equus,”Continued...

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