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Cast Watch: Interviews with Maggie Smith, David Thewlis

Posted by: sue
May 06, 2005, 08:40 AM

Recently, several actors from the Harry Potter films have given new interviews that you might be interested in.
Dame Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall) was recently interviewed on NPR along with Dame Judi Dench while promoting their new film "Ladies in Lavender". Maggie Smith brieflyContinued...


USA Today Feature on Goblet of Fire (and Scans)

Posted by: sue
May 03, 2005, 08:51 PM

Update: Veritaserum has uploaded scans from the print edition of the paper that includes a new photo of Hermione. Enjoy!

The USA Today has posted their feature on the upcoming Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire film. There are some new details about the filming of scenes such as the first task, quotesContinued...


ABC Commercial on WB Harry Potter Site

Posted by: sue
May 03, 2005, 09:07 AM

In case you missed it earlier, the ABC commerical with the clips from Goblet of Fire has now been posted on the official WB Harry Potter website. As a reminder, during Saturday's telecast of Chamber of Secrets, ABC will be including the sneak peek at the upcoming Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire film.Continued...


Matthew Lewis to Appear at Air Show July 16th

Posted by: sue
May 01, 2005, 05:47 PM

Actor Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) will be appearing at an airshow in England on Saturday, July 16th. According to This is Wiltshire, the actor is due to appear at the Royal International Air Tattoo, and "the star will be available to sign books on the same day that the latest in the sagaContinued...

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Prisoner of Azkaban Debuts on HBO June 4th

Posted by: sue
May 01, 2005, 05:33 PM

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban will be airing on cable station HBO starting on Saturday June 4th at 8pm(ET). The behind the scenes special called "The Making of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" will also be airing several times throughout the month on HBO as well.


New Goblet Set Report from HP4U

Posted by: sue
April 30, 2005, 07:42 AM has posted another set report from the Goblet of Fire filming earlier this year. While there are not too many spoilers, there is a fun mention of a "fluffy white ferret"(Yay!). Also, there is this more serious description of the graveyard set, and a quote from actor Robert Pattinson whoContinued...


Capoeira Dancer = Durmstrang Extra

Posted by: Melissa
April 29, 2005, 09:33 AM

Publication Folha de São Paulo interviewed Ponciano Almeida, a capoeira dance master (capoeira is a mix of Brazilian street fight with African dance moves), about his role in GoF, reports Dark Horizons. In the interview, the dancer said one of his scenes is a fight scene, and that "I don't knowContinued...


Tom Felton News

Posted by: sue
April 22, 2005, 01:21 PM

Actor Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy) has updated his site to say that he will be attending Collectormania on April 30th. He will be available for autographs (fee involved), and notes that he can only sign photos and posters bought at the show. Collectormania runs Friday April 29th through Monday, May 2nd in Milton Keyes, England. TomContinued...

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David Tennant Confirmed as Next Dr. Who

Posted by: sue
April 15, 2005, 07:42 PM

Actor David Tennant, who plays the role of Barty Crouch Jr. in the upcoming Goblet of Fire film, has just been confirmed as the next actor to play the role of Doctor Who in the hit remake of the British TV series Doctor Who. The head of BBC drama is quoted as saying:

"David Tennant is a great actor whoContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday to Emma and Emma!

Posted by: sue
April 15, 2005, 06:15 AM

Today, two ladies named Emma from the Potter films are celebrating their birthdays today:
Happy 15th Birthday to Emma Watson (Hermione Granger).

Happy 46th Birthday to Emma Thompson (Professor Trelawney).



Goblet First Look to Air on ABC May 7th

Posted by: sue
April 14, 2005, 03:18 PM

Set your VCRs everyone! Saturday May 7th we will get our first look at film scenes from the upcoming Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire film. During the ABC network's televison debut of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets on Saturday, May 7th at 7pm(ET), we will get our first look at clipsContinued...


Quidditch World Cup Set Report on HP4U

Posted by: sue
April 14, 2005, 12:40 PM has posted a new set report from the filming of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. This time, the set report is from a young boy who was an extra during the filming of the Quidditch World Cup scenes. The report does not contain too many details, but it was clear that this lucky youngster hadContinued...

Murray Interviews

New Devon Murray Interview

Posted by: sue
April 11, 2005, 06:38 AM

Over the weekend actor Devon Murray attended a pop expo in Australia and the Sunday Mail was able to get a new interview up with the actor who plays Seamus Finnigan in the Potter films. He talks about the changes made to his character over the course of the films, saying that on-screen Seamus was made to look "Continued...


New Goblet Actors Photos and Articles

Posted by: sue
April 10, 2005, 04:19 PM

Several new photos of the actors who will appear in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire film have surfaced this weekend. Veritaserum posted several photos taken by the London Taxi Tour from filming back in August of last year. These photos are of Devon Murray (Seamus) and Emma Watson( Hermione)Continued...

Actor Interviews

Coltrane Still Uncertain About Returning as Hagrid

Posted by: sue
April 07, 2005, 08:50 AM

Actor Robbie Coltrane has given an interview where he reiterates that he is uncertain if he will return for Phoenix in the role of Hagrid. Speaking with The Herald, he was asked about his future work in the Potter films.

"It's open to negotiations . . . I know the answer and it's 'IContinued...

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