Posts tagged "J.K. Rowling"

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Play to Open in 2016

And the legend that is The Boy Who Lived continues.

By: Gabrielle Chung / June 26, 2015

‘Harry Potter’s’ Matthew Lewis Poses in His Underwear, J.K. Rowling Has Hilarious Response

Neville Longbottom, is that you? No, it’s just Matthew Lewis all grown up and shirtless. …

By: Natasha Reda / May 21, 2015

Eddie Redmayne Is Frontrunner for ‘Harry Potter’ Spinoff Trilogy

Get excited, wizard folks!

Eddie Redmayne might be getting magical very soon with J.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Themthe Hogwarts textbook from the Harry Potter series. …

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / April 11, 2015

Draco Malfoy Is Actually a Gryffindor

Maybe he’s not such an evil guy after all.

In a weird twist of fate, Tom Felton, who played Hogwarts bad boy Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter franchise, was sorted into his Gryffindor. The British actor recently joined author J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore website and was cast into the house of the titular…

By: Gabrielle Chung / January 22, 2015

J.K. Rowling to Release New ‘Harry Potter’ Story on Halloween

Forget the tricks, J.K. Rowling has a treat for us all on Halloween!

The British author has announced that she’ll be publishing a brand-new Harry Potter story on her Pottermore website on Friday, Oct. 31. According to the woman behind the famous wizard, the new tale will center around one of will not be

By: Gabrielle Chung / October 24, 2014

Gird Your Loins, Lindsay Lohan Might Be Writing a Tell-All

Well, it would certainly be a juicy read.

Lindsay Lohan is reportedly shopping around a tell-all book and recently had “meetings at major publishing house in London,” according to UK paper The Sun (via Radar).

By: Barbara DeFranco / August 4, 2014

J.K. Rowling Wrote a New ‘Harry Potter’ Story

Almost seven years since the last Harry Potter book was published, author J.K. Rowling has released a new story about the famous fictional wizard on Pottermore.

>Debuted this Tuesday, the 1500-word prose — written in the voice of Daily Prophet reporter and gossip fiend Rita Skeeter from the beloved series — centers around the bespectacled hero at…

By: Gabrielle Chung / July 8, 2014

Happy Mother’s Day! Celebrating Celebrity Moms and Mums

Hurry up! Empty your piggy bank, cash your paycheck, or beg for money if you have to! Sunday, May 11th is Mother’s Day and mama deserves more than a mediocre breakfast in bed.

By: Becca Verstraete / May 11, 2014

J.K. Rowling Admits Hermione Granger Should Have Married Harry Potter

For those who have been diehard Harmonians — people who ship Harry Potter and Hermione Granger from the J.K. Rowling series — from the get-go, your patience and those endless nights in writing fan fiction have paid off.

The author of the Harry Potter novels has confessed that the two characters would have made…

By: Gabrielle Chung / February 3, 2014

Warner Bros. Announces Another Harry Potter Movie (Sort Of)

Thanks to Hollywood’s crippling inability to let any wildly profitable franchise end gracefully (see: Pirates of the Caribbean 5), Warner Bros. and J.K. Rowling have teamed up once again for another movie to take place in the Harry Potter universe.

By: Robert Kessler / September 12, 2013

J.K. Rowling Says Dumbledore is the ‘Harry Potter’ Character She Misses Most

*NSYNC is reuniting, there’s a TLC biopic and in other “you’re getting old” news, this weekend marks the 15th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’s U.S. publication. To celebrate, author J.K. Rowling gave a rare interview to Scholastic Books, the company that published all seven Harry Potter books, which aired Tuesday morning on Good Morning America.

By: Robert Kessler / August 27, 2013

Yahoo Reveals Top Searched TV Shows of 2012; ‘Shahs of Sunset’ Premiere Nabs Best Ratings Ever

Yahoo has released its findings for the top searched TV shows of 2012 and the most searched show is… FOX’s American Idol. Here is the rest of the list in order: Dancing With the Stars, The Young & The Restless, Walking Dead, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, Good Morning America, The Voice, Days of Our

By: Lauren DiMascio / December 3, 2012

J.K. Rowling Selling Edinburgh Home for $3.6M: See Where She Wrote Harry Potter (PHOTOS)

Ever wondered where J.K. Rowling dreamed up the wizardly world of Harry Potter? Now you can glimpse the spot where her genius struck!

The British best-selling novelist is selling her sprawling Edinburgh, Scotland, estate — where she penned four of her seven Harry Potter books — for over $3.6 million through Rettie &

By: Cory Lopez / October 1, 2012

The Daily Buzz: The Truth Behind the Name of Reese Witherspoons Newborn; Plus, The J.K. Rowling Adult Novel Arrives

It’s a boy for Reese Witherspoon. Today, The Daily Buzz reveals the truth why the Oscar winner named her son Tennessee.

And, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling returns to the literary world with an all-new novel. Will the adult-themed The Casual Vacancy alienate her young fans or will the muggle moms head to the…

By: Celebuzz / September 27, 2012