'Harry Potter' News

New Harry Potter Stories Explore the History of Magic in North America

New Harry Potter Stories Explore the History of Magic in North America

Author J.K. Rowling is publishing a new four-part story entitled Magic in North America, which will debut on Pottermore.com this week.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Movie Is Not Happening Says J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Movie Is Not Happening Says J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling shoots down rumors that her new play The Cursed Child will be adapted into a movie.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Full Cast Announced

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Full Cast Announced

The entire cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child gather for the first photo from the upcoming stage play before rehearsals begin.

Brian Gallagher

Nerd Alert: Walking Dead Survival Guide, Star Wars Mario Cart & More

Nerd Alert: Walking Dead Survival Guide, Star Wars Mario Cart & More

One man created a home entertainment system designed like the old Nintendo, Straight Outta Compton gets a Harry Potter mashup and more in Nerd Alert.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Script Book Announced

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Script Book Announced

Fans will be able to purchase the Rehearsal Edition of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child script book after the play's premiere this summer.

Brian Gallagher

Nerd Alert: Teens React to Fuller House & Spectre Honest Trailer

Nerd Alert: Teens React to Fuller House & Spectre Honest Trailer

Groundhog Day gets a Trump update for 2016 and Winnie the Pooh Oscar posters are unveiled in today's Nerd Alert.

Brian Gallagher

Watch Harry Potter Fans Raise Their Wands in Memory of Alan Rickman

Watch Harry Potter Fans Raise Their Wands in Memory of Alan Rickman

Harry Potter fans gathered at Universal Studios Orlando over the weekend, where they payed tribute to late Snape actor Alan Rickman.

Brian Gallagher

Dumbledore to Return in Harry Potter Spinoff Fantastic Beasts?

Dumbledore to Return in Harry Potter Spinoff Fantastic Beasts?

Harry Potter star Michael Gambon has reportedly been 'begging' to play Dumbledore again in the spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Cast Revealed with One Big Change

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Cast Revealed with One Big Change

Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornley have signed on to portray Harry, Ron and Hermione in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

Brian Gallagher

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Hollywood Opens in Spring 2016

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Hollywood Opens in Spring 2016

Universal Studios Hollywood releases two new videos to celebrate the upcoming opening of The Wizading World of Harry Potter.

B. Alan Orange

J.K. Rowling Reveals Why Harry Potter Named His Son After Snape

J.K. Rowling Reveals Why Harry Potter Named His Son After Snape

Author J.K. Rowling creates a firestorm of debate after explaining why Harry felt he had to name his child after Severus Snape.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts Compared to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Fantastic Beasts Compared to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Director David Heyman revealed that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is comparable to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

Brian Gallagher

Visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Virtual Tour Video

Visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Virtual Tour Video

The conductor of the Hogwarts Express takes you on a virtual tour of Universal Studios Hollywood's Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Brian Gallagher

Daniel Radcliffe Will Not Return in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Daniel Radcliffe Will Not Return in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Daniel Radcliffe says there is no way he'll reprise his iconic role as Harry Potter in the new London stage play The Cursed Child.

B. Alan Orange

7 Harry Potter Creatures We Can Expect in Fantastic Beasts

7 Harry Potter Creatures We Can Expect in Fantastic Beasts

From the Niffler to the Merpeople, Fantastic Beasts will unleash a cavalcade of creepy creatures.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts Story and Character Details Revealed

Fantastic Beasts Story and Character Details Revealed

Newt Scamander will be hiding from non-magicians known as the 'No-Maj' in his New York adventure in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Brian Gallagher

Harry Potter Creator Reveals American Word for Muggle

Harry Potter Creator Reveals American Word for Muggle

J.K. Rowling has invented a number of new wizarding words for the Harry Potter prequel Fantastic Beasts.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts Photos Introduce Harry Potter Prequel Cast

Fantastic Beasts Photos Introduce Harry Potter Prequel Cast

Get your first look at Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudo and Dan Fogler in new photos from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Brian Gallagher

Mockingjay Part 2 Clips Set Katniss on a Path to Kill Snow

Mockingjay Part 2 Clips Set Katniss on a Path to Kill Snow

Katniss Everdeen tells Johanna that she will kill President Snow, and tries to comfort Peeta in new clips from Hunger Games: Mockingjay.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Logo Unveiled

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Logo Unveiled

The newly-launched Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages for the Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts has revealed the official logos.

Brian Gallagher