May 26, 2017

Tag Archives: J. K. Rowling

“Harry Potter” theme park coming to Southern California

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: And this is how the “Harry Potter” legacy will live on: Through theme parks. Now that The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando, Florida has ironed out its kinks (or the most part, from what I’m hearing), plans are being revealed to expand the Potter experience to[...]

Harry Potter death commemoration sweeps the Internet

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This is awesome. Dedicated fans of Harry Potter and J.K. Rowling’s legendary character are planning a moment of silence at 3 p.m.today to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the death of Harry’s parents, Lily and James, who died on this day defending their infant son from[...]

‘Jersey Shore’s’ Snooki not clued in to other writers

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Jersey Shore’ star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi may have released her second book and be working on a third, but that doesn’t mean she knows anything about other writers. Snooki spoke to Jimmy Kimmel about ‘Confessions of a Guidette’ when he asked about some other writers who haven’t been able to[...]

Release of Harry Potter e-books delayed until 2012

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Despite earlier announcements that electronic versions of the seven “Harry Potter” books would go on sale in October exclusively via the online portal, “Pottermore,” creators of the portal announced today that the e-book release will be pushed back to 2012. Pottermore is currently available to only one[...]

Daniel Radcliffe in first “Woman In Black” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Daniel Radcliffe prepares to put his Harry Potter character in the past. The young actor, who has been associated with the boy wizard for a decade, is ready to move on to different roles. Up first is a ghostly adaptation of Susan Hill’s period novel, and we[...]

Harry Potter now the “biggest grossing” series in history

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Seven is a lucky number for the Harry Potter franchise. There were seven books in J.K. Rowling’s literary series. Harry, himself, was the seventh horcrux … which ended up destroying Voldemort’s soul. The last film, “The Deathly Hallows,” should have been the seventh film, but Warner broke[...]

This Week In Movies by Pete Hammond: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II

HollywoodNews.com: What else is there to talk about this week in movies? It’s all about a beloved literary character from books read by kids the world over and now brought to life in countless films, the latest opening this past Friday. And if you think I’m talking about Winnie The[...]

Harry Potter stirs up interest for themed fancy-dress costumes

HollywoodNews.com: The media circus surrounding the release of the final Harry Potter film has sparked a huge interest in people wanting to look like J.K. Rowling’s characters, according to a leading online fancy dress company. Daniel Radcliffe returns to play the lead role of the bespectacled wizard for the eagerly-anticipated eighth[...]

Harry Potter cast is our “Hollywood Movie Star of the Week”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The end is near. For some, it already has begun. Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and the stars of the “Harry Potter” series started saying goodbye to the massive franchise with a world premiere for the film in London on Thursday. The farewell tour extends into next[...]

Emma Watson Tears Up at Harry Potter Premiere

HollywoodNews.com: At the London premiere of ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II’, Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, and Rupert Grint thanked fans and said their goodbyes. After 10 years, the group got a little emotional, especially 21-year-old Emma. According to Hollyscoop.com, the actress got teary-eyed at one point. Emma said,[...]
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