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Darren Criss Confirmed as Daniel Radcliffe's Successor in "How to Succeed..."

Posted by: Stephanie_J
August 01, 2011, 03:46 PM

Darren Criss, of "A Very Potter Musical" and "Glee" fame, has been named as Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe's successor in the Broadway show, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." 

According to Broadway.com, Radcliffe will be departing the musical onContinued...

Anniversary Edition of the Quibbler

Posted by: sue
June 14, 2009, 08:17 AM

We are celebrating an anniversary here at TLC, the one year anniversary of The Quibbler. A lighthearted humorous look at all thing Harry Potter, the June edition of our interactive online magazine is now available. As summer is here and students are home from Hogwarts, travel themed stories abound this month.Continued...

'Potter' Parody Poses Trouble for US Army

Posted by: sue
February 06, 2005, 08:31 AM

An issue of a training manual published by the U.S. Army containing a cartoon parody is turning out to be no laughing matter for J.K.Rowling and her attorneys. The Times of London reports that in a recent issue of "Preventative Maintenance Monthly", the training manual featured a cartoon stripContinued...

Daniel Radcliffe's 16th Birthday Project

Posted by: sue
January 22, 2005, 11:06 AM

DanRadcliffe.com is having a different kind of birthday bash for Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe who will turn 16 years old this year. The 16th Birthday Project will be making a parody film of Dan's career, featuring you, the fans. Interested fans are encouraged to portray Dan either at home,Continued...

2004: The Year in HP: A Leaky Cauldron Review

Posted by: Melissa
December 31, 2004, 06:26 PM

Happy New Year everyone! Because 2005 is going to be such a big year for Harry
fans, we thought now was a good time to look back at 2004, which
wasn't too shabby either where we're concerned. Editor Sue scoured our archives
and found all our 2004 highlights, so we hope you enjoy this littleContinued...

Michael Moore Won't Be Directing Harry

Posted by: Kristin
July 05, 2004, 07:08 AM

Various film websites are reporting that documentary
writer/producer/director Michael Moore has been invited to direct the film
version of book VI.
It appears to us that this rumor got started when satirical news site the
Spoof "reported" the "news". Chinese news site Xinhuanet.com apparentlyContinued...

Mad Magazine

Posted by: Kristin
June 22, 2004, 06:44 AM

Several TLC readers have let us know that Mad Magazine's Harry Potter issue has hit the streets.
Thanks to Katya in particular for the link!

J.K. Rowling Article on Parody Site

Posted by: Kristin
June 16, 2004, 08:05 AM

Many TLC readers have emailed that mock newspaper The Onion reports that author J.K. Rowling has abandoned the Harry Potter series because she has discovered - puberty:
According to [publicist] Knowles, instead of working on the as-yet-untitled sixth installment in her series, Rowling has spent the past twoContinued...