LeakyNews.com

Welcome to the text only version of The-Leaky-Cauldron.org. To see the full version, click here

J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling: Hermione/Ron Relationship Was "Wish Fulfillment"

Posted by: Mel
February 01, 2014, 08:55 PM

In a new interview with Emma Watson for the magazine Wonderland (which Watson is guest editing this month) J. K. Rowling shockingly revealed that she regretted putting Ron and Hermione together romantically. The following comments come from The Sunday Times. The full interview between RowlingContinued...

PotterCast

Seriously - no, really - it's a PotterCast

Posted by: Melissa
January 29, 2014, 11:34 AM

Every time we think we're out...she pulls us back in.

And this time it's to discuss Cuckoo's Calling, the mystery novel J.K. Rowling dashed off secretly under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith. We said that if J.K. Rowling did something big we'd be back, and here we are. Only six months late.

But it's going to beContinued...

J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling Discusses Gilderoy Lockhart

Posted by: Mel
January 25, 2014, 08:46 PM

For the Celebration of Harry Potter event in Orlando, Florida, Pottermore has released three audio clips where J. K. Rowling discusses Professor Gilderoy Lockhart. The clips will be added to Pottermore later in the week, but for now you can listen to them here at Entertainment Weekly.

Pottermore also releasedContinued...

News

(Live Updates) Universal Webcast Reveals Even More Details About Upcoming Park Expansion

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2014, 10:39 AM

Are you watching the Web cast? We'll be putting all the new details up in this post (and updating our previous one FULL of details about the park here) with all the new details! (Remember, LeakyCon 2014 is in Orlando this summer and will be having a specialContinued...

News

Universal Orlando Releases New Info, Pics of Diagon Alley

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2014, 10:32 AM

Article by Margaux Herrera with on-site reporting by Melissa Anelli


Reading The Leaky Cauldron inside the Leaky Cauldron? They day is coming!

Universal Orlando is about to begin a Web cast that will reveal a lot of details about the upcoming Diagon Alley expansion at the Universal Studios themeContinued...

News

Reminder: Universal Webcast at 10:30 Eastern!

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2014, 10:01 AM

Quick reminder: Universal Orlando is doing a webcast about the upcoming theme park expansion and we are on the ground in Orlando getting you all the details! Check back soon! And you can watch that webcast right here at Universal's site.

News

New Images of "Diagon Alley" in Orlando

Posted by: Catherine
January 18, 2014, 11:18 AM

The UORBuzz twitter has posted new photos of Orlando's "Diagon Alley" expansion of the Harry Potter theme park. The photos, with the scaffolding taken down to allow a clearer view, are of Diagon Alley's water front. This will be the entryway into the park. The outside of the entryway looks like several LondonContinued...

News

CW to air "Labyrinth"

Posted by: Catherine
January 17, 2014, 10:28 PM

CW has picked up the Labyrinth mini series. Labyrinth stars John Hurt (Ollivander), as well as Tom Felton. The mini series is based off of Kate Mosse's New York Times best selling novel, and will consist of only four hours of footage. Labyrinth has aired in Europe and Canada, and this will mark its US premiere. HoweverContinued...

News

Universals New Trailer for "Diagon Alley" Park

Posted by: Catherine
January 17, 2014, 07:32 PM

Universal Orland has posted a new trailer for the Diagon Alley expansion of their Wizarding World theme park on their YouTube page. The teaser shows some of the most notable attractions in the books and films, such as the Weasley's Wizard Wheezes, Gringotts, as well as Knockturn Alley, Hogsmeade stationContinued...

Radcliffe

The Cripple of Inishmaan, Starring Dan Radcliffe, Coming to Broadway in April

Posted by: Mel
January 16, 2014, 08:55 PM

The Cripple of Inishmaan, which was performed last summer in London, will be coming to Broadway for a limited time starting in April and ending in July. Dan Radcliffe will resume his role as Billy Claven, the title character:

In a last-minute arrival that will qualify forContinued...

Lloyd Pack

Roger Lloyd-Pack Dies Aged 69

Posted by: Mel
January 16, 2014, 08:49 PM

We regret to report that Roger Lloyd-Pack, who portrayed Barty Crouch Senior in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, died yesterday due to complications from pancreatic cancer. Mr. Lloyd-Pack is survived by his wife, Jehane, and his four children, and our thoughts and prayers go out to them.

News

Pottermore: More "Goblet of Fire"

Posted by: Catherine
January 16, 2014, 09:04 AM

Pottermore has released a tweet, and posted, that the next installment of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is now available to explore! Head over to Pottermore and enjoy what these next chapters have in store!

News

Happy Belated Birthday Severus Snape

Posted by: Catherine
January 12, 2014, 10:33 PM

Yesterday celebrated the 54th birthday of Professor Severus Snape. As complicated as a character he can be, we do consider him beloved. Join us in wishing this special Hogwarts professor a very happy birthday! Many apologies for the delay, Professor, we know we aught to have received a walloping on the backContinued...

News

A Magical Year in Review

Posted by: Catherine
January 03, 2014, 09:42 PM

As we wave our wands in farewell to 2013 and welcome 2014, we look back at the magic of this past year. Despite being two years post-production of the last Harry Potter film, this past year was not a quiet one. We saw many of our favorite Potter actors star in many new films, our favorite author secretly release a new book,Continued...

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Confirms Potter Play: Harry to Fly Onto Floorboards

Posted by: Melissa
December 20, 2013, 09:31 AM

Today on her Facebook page, J.K. Rowling confirmed a story that appeared in the Daily Mail claiming that a play based on Harry Potter's years as an orphan in Surrey would be winging its way to a UK stage. It will be based on Harry's "early years as an orphan an outcast...featuringContinued...

News sub-categories: Art, Audio, Birthdays, Books, Charity, Contests, Education, Events, Exclusives, FAQs, Fans, Featured News, Games, HP References, Holidays, Honors/Awards, Humor, Interviews, Celebs on HP, J.K. Rowling, Legal, Media, Misc, Movies, Music, Opinion, Parody, Products, Release Parties, Religion, Review, Rumor, Sales, Tech, and Widgets