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"Have You Seen This Wizard?"

Posted by: Melissa
November 07, 2003, 05:17 AM

TLC reader ixchelmala has forevermore earned the title of SuperSpyIxhcelmala. After seeing a display of a Sirius "wanted poster" at a nearby movie theater, she returned with her camera for a spy mission and got us some first-look pics. The standups aren't photos, they're lenticular - sort of like a hologramContinued...

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USA Today Article

Posted by: Melissa
November 07, 2003, 03:15 AM

Preview of HP3 in USA Today today - go to this link for two new pics - of Gambon, and of Aunt Marge inflating!

The trailer offers the first glimpse of the evil hooded Dementors, who suck the happiness out of those unlucky enough to cross their paths; the dangerous, scraggly-haired escaped prisoner Sirius Black (Gary Oldman); andContinued...

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Trailer Reminder

Posted by: Melissa
November 06, 2003, 05:15 PM

Just in case you forgot, the trailer will be in front of Loony Tunes: Back in Action next Friday; it will also hit satellites late Wednesday (more details to come).

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New POA Pics

Posted by: Melissa
November 06, 2003, 04:50 PM

Thanks to all the readers who wrote in to tell us that The Z Review has posted five new POA pics - larger versions as soon as we can! Here they are for your convenience:
Harry in the courtyard


Draco in class doing...something with origami


On the way to Hogwarts...or Hogsmeade


The Trio in Hogsmeade


Sirius in Azkaban

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Emma Thompson Talking (Literally) Trelawney

Posted by: Melissa
November 06, 2003, 01:48 AM

Thank very much to Simon for sending us this audio file of Emma Thompson on Parkinson where you can hear her mocking her own portrayal of Trelawney:

Parkinson: And also you are doing Harry Potter.

ET: Yes

P: You have done that have you?

ET: I have done that, yes. I am playing Professor Trelawney the professorContinued...

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Black on Norton Tonight

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2003, 05:13 PM

Gary Oldman aka Sirius Black will be on Graham Norton's talk show on Channel 4 at 10pm.



It's bonfire night and tonight's guest is sure to cause some fireworks with the ladies in the audience! Graham's guest is Hollywood actor Gary Oldman, famous for his roles in Dracula, Leon and True Romance! They'llContinued...

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It's a Magical Christmas in Nuneaton

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2003, 10:04 AM

According to the Web site for the Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council, Phelps twins James and Oliver (known for their role as Fred and George Weasley in the Harry Potter movies), will be launching Nuneaton's Christmas Light Switch-On Event called "The Magic of Christmas".


(Editor's Note:Continued...

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Pettigrew Portrayer Plays Poe

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2003, 09:16 AM

Sue Upton sent us this article from Ananova stating that Timothy Spall, the actor due to play Peter Pettigrew in the upcoming Prisoner of Azkaban will take the role of Mr. Poe in "Lemony Snicket: A Series of Unfortunate Events". He will be joining Jim Carey (Count Olaf), Jude Law (Lemony Snicket), and MerylContinued...

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John Hurt Wins Richard Harris Award at BIFAs

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2003, 09:05 AM

Last night, winners were announced for the 2003 British Independent Film Awards. Included amongst those given awards was John Hurt, who played Mr. Ollivander in the first film. He was presented the 2003 Richard Harris Award in honor of the late actor who played Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter films.Continued...

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Thompson Channeling Alastair Sim for Trelawney Role

Posted by: Melissa
November 05, 2003, 08:50 AM

According to reader Dawn, Emma Thompson was on Michael Parkinson's chat show this past weekend and she spoke a bit about her role as Professor Trelawney:



[I was] channelling Alastair Sim as he sounded when he appeared as Miss Fritton, the headmistress of St Trinians, in the 1954 film "theContinued...

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Thompson To Visit Regis & Kelly

Posted by: Melissa
November 04, 2003, 10:43 AM

Emma Thompson will be a guest on the Wednesday, November 5th. Live with Regis & Kelly show. It will air at 9am EST.
Thanks, Grace!

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Chris Rankin Chat Transcript

Posted by: Melissa
November 01, 2003, 05:47 PM

BBC Norfolk has posted their transcript of the chat with Chris Rankin.

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PoA Trailer Description

Posted by: Melissa
October 31, 2003, 04:04 PM

Countingdown.net has a in-depth description of the PoA trailer which will be shown with the Looney Tunes movie due out November 14th.
Thanks, Jackie!

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Chris Rankin Web Chat Transcript

Posted by: Melissa
October 31, 2003, 09:53 AM

The BBC Norfolk Kids has posted a transcript from Thursday night's web chat with Chris Rankin.
Editor's Commentary: Thank you, Martin! And Martin asked us to thank everyone who took part last night. At one point they had more than 500 people in the room!

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Thewlis To Hold Press Conference

Posted by: Melissa
October 30, 2003, 10:50 AM

David Thewlis (A.K.A. Remus Lupin) will be holding a press conference following the showing of his film, Cheeky, at the London Film Festival on November 1st. No word on whether or not he will discuss his role in PoA.
Thanks, Sue!

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