February 28, 2017
        Oscar's Nightmare: 89th Academy Awards                The 89th Academy Awards deliver surprises and eventually a "Moonlight" upset                Final Predictions for the Academy Awards                Just how many Oscars can "La La Land" potentially win?                "Get Out" is a very promising filmmaking debut for Jordan Peele                Film Independent Spirit Award predictions                WGA winners include "Arrival" and "Moonlight"                Penultimate Oscar predictions                2016 films that will stand the test of time                "A Cure for Wellness" is a beautiful looking and haunting mess                Potential upsets to consider for Oscar night                BAFTA spreads the love with its awards                Updated Oscar predictions as February rolls along                "The LEGO Batman Movie" is a surprising delight                VES Awards are dominated by "The Jungle Book"        

Tag Archives: Quidditch

“Harry Potter” Actor to Star in “Cinderella” Musical

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Lythgoe Family Productions has announced that actor Freddie Stroma will headline a musical production of “Cinderella: A Modern Musical Extravaganza” next month in North Hollywood. The production will begin on November 27 with a fundraiser for LA’s Best, which is an afterschool program which has been[...]

“I’m addicted to butterbeer”: a hardcore Harry Potter fan experiences the theme park

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: The first sip was heaven. Frothy, creamy, butterscotch-y, Rowling-approved heaven. As I sat at a wooden table in the back of the Three Broomsticks drinking butterbeer and eating British wizard delicacies, looking around at the growling hog’s head on the wall and the self-sweeping brooms in the[...]

LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 at Comic-Con

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: CBS News brings us a little bit of the Hogwarts magic from Comic-Con 2010 with a short video on “The Making of LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4” video game, which was released a few weeks ago. The video game has hovered in the #2 spot in[...]

‘Harry Potter’ Props Displayed at San Diego Comic-Con

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Photos have begun circulating on the internet from San Diego Comic-Con, which officially began this morning. ComingSoon.net has posted photos of props from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, which is scheduled for release on November 19, 2010 (Part 1) and July 15, 2011 (Part 2).[...]

ArtInsights Releases Exclusive Harry Potter Art Only at Infinitus

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: ArtInsights Animation & Film Art Gallery – the only gallery to sell official prints from the “Harry Potter” series, is releasing a new image produced by American illustrator Mary GrandPré, who illustrated all seven of the American editions of the books. The image, which is being[...]

Fans Can Expect Fun, Fantasy and Friendship at Infinitus

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: I am writing this blog live from Orlando, where the Harry Potter fan conference Infinitus 2010 is taking taking place this weekend. Fans have traveled from all over the world to attend this event, which will have loads of fun fandom related events, a ball,[...]

From sneakoscopes to firewhiskey: what Muggles can expect from the Harry Potter theme park

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: Anyone planning on taking a Portkey to Florida for a visit to Hogwarts this summer should make sure their Gringotts vault is overflowing with Galleons first, because the just-opened Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park isn’t just filled with hours-long lines: there’s enough amazing Harry Potter[...]

Infinitus 2010: A Harry Potter Conference

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: For those of you who haven’t heard, a group of about 2000 witches and wizards will descend on Orlando, FL next month as part of Infinitus 2010, a Harry Potter Conference taking place July 15 – 18 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort. Infinitus attendees ages[...]