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Harry Potter's Son Started His First Day at Hogwarts Today

Harry Potter's Son Started His First Day at Hogwarts Today

Fans celebrate Albus Severus Potter's first day at Hogwarts, 19 years after the events of the Harry Potter books and movies.

Kevin Burwick

Explore Hogwarts in Magical New Harry Potter Interactive Tour

Explore Hogwarts in Magical New Harry Potter Interactive Tour

Make sure you don't interrupt class as you explore Hogwarts like never before in a cool new Harry Potter interactive experience.

Kevin Burwick

Harry Potter Star Helps Rescue Tourist After Violent Robbery

Harry Potter Star Helps Rescue Tourist After Violent Robbery

Daniel Radcliffe swooped in to help a tourist who had just been slashed in the face after a harrowing robbery.

Kevin Burwick

Harry Potter Creator Thanks Fans for 20 Wonderful Years

Harry Potter Creator Thanks Fans for 20 Wonderful Years

J.K. Rowling celebrates 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter with a heartfelt thank you to her many fans.

Kevin Burwick

J.K. Rowling Reveals Who Harry Potter Is Named After

J.K. Rowling Reveals Who Harry Potter Is Named After

Harry Potter creator reveals a very interesting fact about her iconic Wizard.

Ryan Scott

Harry Potter Fan Film Gets Full Blessing from Warner Bros.

Harry Potter Fan Film Gets Full Blessing from Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. approves of the new Voldemort fan-film, just as long as it doesn't make any money.

Kevin Burwick

Voldemort Gets an Origin Story in Fan-Made Harry Potter Prequel

Voldemort Gets an Origin Story in Fan-Made Harry Potter Prequel

Tom Riddle's early years are explored in a trailer for the upcoming fan-made prequel Voldemort: Origins of the Heir.

B. Alan Orange

Rare Handwritten Harry Potter Prequel Reported Stolen in England

Rare Handwritten Harry Potter Prequel Reported Stolen in England

A Harry Potter prequel that J.K. Rowling wrote on a postcard has turned up missing from a private owner.

Kevin Burwick

Harry Potter Creator Is Sorry for Killing Snape

Harry Potter Creator Is Sorry for Killing Snape

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has finally issued a public apology for killing off Severus Snape.

Ryan Scott

Why Ian McKellen Didn't Want to Play Dumbledore in Harry Potter

Why Ian McKellen Didn't Want to Play Dumbledore in Harry Potter

Ian McKellen reveals why he just couldn't play Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movies.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter Actor Breaks Neck in Head-On Car Crash

Harry Potter Actor Breaks Neck in Head-On Car Crash

Jim Tavare, best known as the Leaky Cauldron innkeeper in Harry Potter, is in intensive care after a serious collision.

B. Alan Orange

Harry Potter Actress Is Stripping Down for Playboy

Harry Potter Actress Is Stripping Down for Playboy

One member of the Harry Potter cast is ready to disrobe in the pages of Playboy and she's doing it in the name of feminism.

B. Alan Orange

Tom Felton Is Done Playing Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter Movies

Tom Felton Is Done Playing Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter Movies

If Warner Bros. ever decides to make another Harry Potter movie Tom Felton probably doesn't want to play Draco Malfoy again.

Ryan Scott

Why Robin Williams Was Rejected as Hagrid in Harry Potter

Why Robin Williams Was Rejected as Hagrid in Harry Potter

Robin Williams really wanted to be a part of the Harry Potter cast, but a strict rule forbid his participation.

Ryan Scott

Why 2017 Is a Very Significant Year for Harry Potter

Why 2017 Is a Very Significant Year for Harry Potter

The year 2017 marks a very important milestone in the Harry Potter franchise, which may be addressed in future stories.

Brian Gallagher

The Real Reason Daniel Radcliffe Was Cast as Harry Potter

The Real Reason Daniel Radcliffe Was Cast as Harry Potter

Casting director Janet Hirshenson explains how director Chris Columbus and the producers chose young Daniel Radcliffe to become Harry Potter.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter Pays Tribute to Orlando Shooting Victims in LGTBQ Comic

Harry Potter Pays Tribute to Orlando Shooting Victims in LGTBQ Comic

Comic book artists have united to create a 148-page comic anthology entitled Love is Love, which features an interesting Harry Potter connection.

Brian Gallagher

J.K. Rowling Is Writing 2 New Books, Is One of Them Harry Potter?

J.K. Rowling Is Writing 2 New Books, Is One of Them Harry Potter?

J.K. Rowling confirms on social media that she is writing two new novels, but they won't be following a particular Newt Scamander from Fantastic Beasts.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter Yule Ball Is Happening at Barnes & Noble This Friday

Harry Potter Yule Ball Is Happening at Barnes & Noble This Friday

This Friday all Barnes & Noble locations around the country are throwing a real Harry Potter Yule Ball that fans can attend for free.

Ryan Scott

Watch Every Harry Potter Movie Edited Into One 80-Minute Epic

Watch Every Harry Potter Movie Edited Into One 80-Minute Epic

An enterprising Harry Potter fan has recut the entire franchise into a new movie called Wizardhood that runs nearly 90 minutes long.

Ryan Scott