Tag Archives: Severus Snape

Oscars: “Harry Potter” harbors legitimate Best Picture dreams – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Did “Return of the King” blaze a trail that “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2” – the eighth and final installment in the beloved film franchise – can walk on down? The theory is being tested by Warner Bros. as the Oscar season continues to[...]

“Harry Potter” Movie, Stars Nominated for Academy Awards

HollywoodNews.com: The nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday morning, and included nods for the most recent film in the franchise, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1. The nominations for Deathly Hallows include: • Art Direction – Stuart Craig (Production Design); Stephenie McMillan (Set Decoration) • Visual Effects –[...]

Casting for Young Snape, Youngest Malfoy for “Deathly Hallows – Part 2”

HollywoodNews.com: Fresh off of the December reshoots for the Epilogue scene in next summer’s Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, more casting has been revealed for younger roles in the series finale. First, 14-year old Benedict Clark will play the role of a much younger Severus Snape, which[...]

New Casting Information for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”

HollywoodNews.com: While filming has been over for several months, there is still little known about the actors who will play younger versions of several beloved characters in the films for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Up until now, the only casting mentions had been of a young Sirius Black[...]

Daniel Radcliffe on ‘epic’ Deathly Hallows, future remakes, and more

HollywoodNews.com: At London’s Movie-Con this weekend, ‘Harry Potter’ star Daniel Radcliffe talked candidly with Empire magazine about everything from the early films to the inevitable remakes. With Deathly Hallows finished–and with it the entire series–Radcliffe admits filming the two-part final installment was a long and grueling process. “It was hard. Before,[...]

Harry Potter Stars Say Farewell to Franchise at Fair-Themed Wrap Party

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Warner Bros. and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling hosted a wrap party at Leavesden Studios for the stars of the mega-successful film franchise, which wrapped final production in June. The Daily Mail posted photos of cast members Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), Tom[...]

The Potter Puppet Pals Return

HollywoodNews.com: Before StarKid Potter and the “Very Potter Musicals” became a YouTube sensation, there were four little words: “Snape, Snape, Severus Snape…” Sing those four words in a room full of die-hard Harry Potter fans, and I guarantee that most – if not all – will burst into song with you.[...]

‘Harvey Putter’ goes to Snogwarts: first-ever Harry Potter feature film parody is absurdly entertaining

By Whitney Milam HollywoodNews.com: You thought you knew everyone’s favorite scarred, messy-haired, bespectacled boy wizard. You thought wrong. And after watching Harvey Putter and the Ridiculous Premise, you’ll never look at Harry Potter the same way again. The first-ever (and only) full-length feature film Potter parody, the ground-breaking Harvey Putter follows the[...]

Rickman, Thompson Reunite for Post-Potter Project

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Harry Potter alums Alan Rickman (Severus Snape) and Emma Thompson (Sybill Trelawney) will reunite once again in a new one-off drama to air on BBC2. The drama will be based on the 2009 poem “The Song of Lunch”, written by Christopher Reid and will air on[...]