Articles Tagged with harry potter

The Twelve Days Of Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling and Pottermore to release 12 new Harry Potter stories for Christmas.

Hold your wands steady, Harry Potter fans. J.K. Rowling, whom many recognize as the genius behind the Harry Potter novels, released a statement in a Pottermore newsletter this past Friday that she will be releasing 12 new Harry Potter short stories, beginning December 12. One story will be released each day throughout the 12 days… Read more »

Harry Potter LARP: Experience Hogwarts In Real Life

Czocha Castle in Poland.

Ever wished you could attend a wizarding school like in the Harry Potter books or films? The new Czocha College of Wizardry allows you to do exactly that. According to io9, a trailer has been released by the Polish school, advertising an authentic Harry Potter experience for anyone who’s willing to dole out the cash… Read more »

JK Rowling To Publish New ‘Harry Potter’ Story On Halloween

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J.K Rowling has some big news for Harry Potter fans! You may want to set down your mugs of butterbeer for this one. Are you ready? Rowling announced that she will be publishing a brand-new story on her Pottermore website just in time for Halloween! Yes, cheer away! Order another round of butterbeer for the… Read more »

J.K. Rowling Building ‘Hagrid’s Hut’ On Her Scottish Estate

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If there is one author who has brought multiple generations back to the luxury of reading, it is easily J.K. Rowling. The monumental success of her Harry Potter Series is one that goes beyond books, but also to movies, merchandise, and the like. The Inquisitr reported on some of the more unique stand-outs following Harry… Read more »

J.K. Rowling Teases Fans With Tweets, New ‘Harry Potter’ On The Way?

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UPDATE: It has been confirmed by Rowling herself via Twitter that the following anagram solution is nearing the answer: “Newt Scamander’s History of New York Fauna: One town, my tale.” She followed up on this update with an extra comment. #helpfulhint The solution is the first sentence of a synopsis of Newt’s story. It isn’t… Read more »

Harry Potter Christian Satire FanFic Goes Viral

Is Harry Potter satirist Gracie Ann mocking Christianity, or just response to the books?

Harry Potter was an instant hit, but it also caused a wave of concern in some Christian communities, as some groups feared that the novels would lead their children into witchcraft. In a fanfic that’s going viral, one author claims she’s trying to fix that. Grace Ann, the author of a Harry Potter story on… Read more »

Lawyer Ridiculed By Judge For ‘Dressing Like Harry Potter’

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Harry Potter, though British, has had quite a bit of fame in America. What started as a phenomena in writing eventually turned to a box office hit in cinema. Even now that the franchise of both literature and film has run its course, there has been talks of a sequel book and film, as reported… Read more »

50 Cent Jabs Back At Floyd Mayweather: “You Know I Got Money!!”

A split photo of rapper 50 Cent and boxing champ, Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent put on the boxing gloves…again. This one-of-many bouts between the undefeated welterweight boxing champion and the Grammy Award-winning rapper involved one making fun of the other’s literary abilities (or lack of) and the other clapping back with pics of multi-million dollar checks. It all started, no thanks to the infectious… Read more »

Rupert Grint Claims He’s Ed Sheeran When Mistaken For The Singer

Sheeran and Grint side by side.

Harry Potter star Rupert Grint is frequently mistaken for U.K. singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran. Apparently, he’s been confused for Ed Sheeran so many times that Rupert has stopped correcting people altogether. He just plays along. According to Movie Pilot, the confusion became especially common after Rupert Grint appeared in Ed Sheeran’s video for his song “Lego… Read more »

Lindsay Lohan Posts Bikini Selfies, Plans A Tell-All Book

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Lindsay Lohan seems to be on an eternal summer vacay, and looks to be having a grand old time. The 28-year-old actress has been soaking up some sunshine and good vibes before heading back to work in Speed-the-Plow, a London play opening up in September. She’s also getting ready to pen a tell-all book, but… Read more »

‘Harry Potter’ Is Helping Kids Become Less Prejudiced, Judgmental

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Harry Potter is casting his magic on kids in a very positive way. Although certain groups were quick to condemn J.K. Rowling’s beloved novels as the literary glorification of witchcraft, apparently Harry Potter is having a completely different effect on children. Instead of introducing them to evil spells and nefarious characters designed to soil their… Read more »

Daniel Radcliffe Shows His Evil Side

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Daniel Radcliff, once a proud member of the Golden Trio, appears to have fallen from grace. At least that’s the way it looks since they released a poster of his latest role in an adaptation of Joe Hill’s critically acclaimed novel, Horns. It’s the tale of a man accused of killing his girlfriend who wakes… Read more »