Tag Archives: HARRY POTTER

“Harry Potter,” Katy Perry clean up at People’s Choice Awards 2012

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Pop singer Katy Perry and the final “Harry Potter” film cleaned up at the People’s Choice Awards 2012, handed out Wednesday night in Los Angeles. Perry, who was a no-show at the event, picked up six trophies for Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Tour Headliner and Favorite Song of[...]

“Harry Potter,” “Hugo” recognized by Art Directors – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The top guilds continue to weigh in on the best of 2011. After the Producers Guild singled out their top 10, we’re hearing from the industry’s art and production designers, who spread their love to a wide blend of blockbusters and Oscar contenders. The eighth and final[...]

Hollywoodnews.com: Happy New Year To All – 2012

HollywoodNews.com: Happy New Year To All. Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin in New York Times Square celebrating New Year’s eve. Wishing all our HollywoodNews.com users and Hollywood Film Festival® and Hollywood Film Awards® honorees and supporters a fantastic 2012. Once again, congrats to the Hollywood Film Festival® and Hollywood Film Awards®[...]

Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter influence a decade of blockbusters

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: This is the final entry in a handful of essays that will be dealing with the various trends that were kicked off during the 2001 calendar year, and how they still resonate today. Yesterday (the 19th) marked the tenth anniversary of the US theatrical release of The Lord[...]

“Hugo,” “The Artist” lead Critics’ Choice with 11 noms – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Martin Scorsese’s “Hugo” and Michel Hazanavicius’ “The Artist” lead the field of nominated films competing in the 17th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. Members of the Broadcast Film Critics’ Association handed out 11 nominations to each film, one short of the record 12 nominations earned by “Black[...]

Daniel Radcliffe trying to shape up around house for girlfriend

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Harry Potter’ star Daniel Radcliffe may seem like a great guy to date, but he apparently has some areas in his life that need work. Radcliffe recently admitted that he is trying to get his home life a little more under control for his girlfriend, states UsMagazine.com. His girlfriend has[...]

“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[...]

“Twilight: Breaking Dawn” busts through the $500M mark worldwide

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Bill Condon’s “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1” officially has transitioned from a smash hit to a juggernaut. Box office figures show that the fourth and next-to-last “Twilight” feature topped $500 million at the worldwide box in 12 days, making it the ninth film this year to[...]

“Harry Potter” prevails at BAFTA Children’s Awards – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2,” the eighth and final installment in the beloved film franchise, took home the top prize at the BAFTA Children’s Awards Sunday night, giving the franchise one of its first trophies in what it hopes will be a prosperous awards[...]

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[...]