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Op-Ed: JK Rowling surprise — Adult Harry Potter short story hits the web

Sydney - After a long hiatus, Harry Potter has re-emerged as an adult! The story has been posted on Pottermore.com, which is now mysteriously down, possibly because of an IT spell.
In the Media by Paul Wallis

J.K. Rowling writes story about Harry Potter's life as an adult

J.K. Rowling has released a tantalizing tidbit of Harry Potter's adult life from the viewpoint of Rita Skeeter, a tabloid journalist. Rowling's new story may also be a jab at how some journalists cover the news.
In the Media by Walter McDaniel

Casting announced for J. K. Rowling’s ‘The Casual Vacancy’

The actors cast for the forthcoming television adaptation of J. K. Rowling’s first non-children’s novel have been announced.
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck

New Canadian Author Salutes Sherlock Holmes Special

Fans of mystery fiction have a new hero to investigate: Portia Adams. Created by ex-CBC producer Angela Misri, Jewel Of The Thames (Fierce Ink) pays tribute to the work of Arthur Conan Doyle while being infused with a deep love of history and character.
Digital Journal Report by Cate Kustanczy - 1 comment

Universal to expand Harry Potter World with new ride and shops

Orlando - The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Orlando will soon add new shops, dining establishments, and a new thrill ride to Diagon Alley. Potter fans will recognize these iconic features from the books and movies.
In the Media by Natty Walker

Daniel Radcliffe is coming to Broadway

New York - The London hit play, 'The Cripple of Inishmaan', starring Daniel Radcliffe, is heading to the New York stage. The show will open at the Cort Theater on April 20.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

JK Rowling lawyer fined over leak

Chris Gossage, a partner at Russells Solicitors, has been fined over leaking the fact that JK Rowling had written a novel under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

J K Rowling collaborating on Harry Potter West End play

London - J K Rowling's seven-volume Harry Potter series of books quickly became a firm favorite, enjoyed by adult readers as well as children. A series of movies followed and now there is news of a stage play.
In the Media by Eileen Kersey

New short film brings new adventure from the 'Harry Potter' world

Fans who are waiting for J.K. Rowling to finish writing the screen adaptation of "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them" now have something to tie them over thanks to filmmaker Wren Weichman.
In the Media by Andrew Ellis

'Insidious Chapter 2' poised to win — 'Pirates' put on hold

After a glut all summer long at the box office, the slowdown is once again reflected this weekend as only two wide releases enter the race.
In the Media by Tim O'Brien

Hoax: New Harry Potter book confirmed, 75 percent written

Citing a five-months-old April Fools article, some news agencies have published stories claiming that an eighth Harry Potter book has been confirmed and is near completion – 75 percent complete to be exact.
In the Media by Dinh Nguyen

Google adds Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley to street view

With this one move, Google has just given hope to muggles everywhere that, despite their inferiority, they too can explore the fantastic world of wizards!
In the Media by Jordan Howell - 1 comment

Actor Richard Griffiths has died

Richard Griffiths, the actor who starred in the Harry Potter series as well as the celebrated Withnail and I, has died following complications after heart surgery. He was 65 years old.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 4 comments

David Bradley is Doctor Who for 50th anniversary drama

As part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the British television science-fiction series Doctor Who, David Bradley is to play the Doctor in an upcoming film, the BBC has announced.
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck

Natalie Portman is Forbes's most bankable star

Los Angeles - In Hollywood the dollar is the ruler, so when Forbes magazine publishes their annual list of most bankable stars you may be certain that producers and writers from around the world listen and book accordingly.
In the Media by Richard Mccallum

Last Minute Blu-ray/DVD Box Sets Christmas gift-giving guide Special

Are you still looking for just the "perfect" Christmas present for that devoted cinephile who drags you to movies every week and buys tons of Blu-rays & DVDs? From Harry Potter to Doctor Who and Alfred Hitchcock to Poirot, here's some 11th hour hints.
Digital Journal Report by Earl Dittman

Miriam Margolyes brings many of Dickens' Women to life Special

You may recognize Miriam Margolyes as Professor Sprout from the “Harry Potter” movies, or her voice from “Babe”. You may not know that Margolyes, a lifelong Charles Dickens admirer, has been performing a solo show about the author since 1989.
Digital Journal Report by Jeff Cottrill - 1 comment

Wizards vs Aliens: ‘Doctor Who-Harry Potter mash-up’ launches

An eagerly awaited brand-new children’s science-fiction/fantasy series, from Doctor Who’s Russell T Davies, is due to launch next week.
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck

'The Casual Vacancy' eBook fails to work

EBook copies of the new J.K. Rowling novel have failed to work in the U.S. due to a technical glitch, leaving thousands of disappointed consumers.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

J. K. Rowling withholds new book from publishers, fears piracy

Author J. K. Rowling has decided to withhold her upcoming book from a handful of foreign publishers over fears of piracy.
In the Media by Brian LaSorsa - 1 comment

JK Rowling’s first non-Harry Potter novel, cover image released

The cover image for J. K. Rowling’s first non-Harry Potter novel has been revealed by the author’s British publishers, Little, Brown.
In the Media by Mathew Wace Peck - 2 comments

Review: Harry Potter explains English law Special

London - Who better to explain the English legal system than Harry Potter? No, he's not a trainee warlock, but a barrister, and not an English one either.
Digital Journal Report by Alexander Baron

Review: 'The Story of Capital Punishment' — in one hour Special

A recent BBC documentary tackles the subject of capital punishment and does a fair job in a one hour slot, from a largely British perspective.
Digital Journal Report by Alexander Baron - 7 comments

New Harry Potter adventure for the PS3

Los Angeles - The latest Playstation 3 development is an interactive book, which can be read as a standard book or hooked up to the console to reveal interactive content. The first title will be a new Harry Potter adventure.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Photo essay: Harry Potter experience at Warner Brothers Special

This weekend I attended the new Harry Potter experience at the Warner Brothers studios near Watford, just outside of London, UK. I've included a selection of the photographs I took during the visit.
Digital Journal Report by Tim Sandle - 7 comments

Potter fans abandon pet owls as craze wanes

Hundreds of pet owls are reportedly being abandoned by ex-Harry Potter fans across the UK as JK Rowling's Potter craze wanes after the release of the final film version last year.
In the Media by Sharon Davis - 7 comments

Harry Potter star to be punished for rioting in London

London - British actor, Jamie Waylett, who starred in 6 Harry Potter movies will have to get used to a brand new set. He is charged with aiding in the recent London riots.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 4 comments

J.K. Rowling's website 'Pottermore' will open in April

Pottermore, a website based on J.K. Rowling's best-selling series and subsequent feature films, will open in April, according to the website's official blog.
In the Media by Brian LaSorsa

Harry Potter star argues final film deserved an Oscar nod

Harry Potter himself, 22-year old Daniel Radcliffe, wasn't pleased that the franchise's last film was snubbed by the Academy.
In the Media by Tucker Cummings - 1 comment

Daniel Radcliffe drunk on Harry Potter: 'Dead behind the eyes'

Of the many abilities of talented actor Daniel Radcliffe of "Harry Potter' fame, one is being truthful. In a talk with the U.K. mag 'Heat' last week, the 22-year-old offered the information that he was drunk on set - often.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 2 comments
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Sir Michael Gambon  as Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movies
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Sir Michael Gambon, as Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movies
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Melchior Rietfeldt found that his anti-piracy song had been pirated when he bought a Harry Potter DV...
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Melchior Rietfeldt found that his anti-piracy song had been pirated when he bought a Harry Potter DVD
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Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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A replica of Hogwarts at the Harry Potter theme park in Florida.
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A replica of Hogwarts at the Harry Potter theme park in Florida.
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Inside Hogwarts: an amazingly detailed magic classroom  ready to dispense all sorts of potions.
Inside Hogwarts: an amazingly detailed magic classroom, ready to dispense all sorts of potions.
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Rupert and Emma
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Rupert and Emma
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Pottermore website logo.
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Pottermore website logo.
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The models were very life-lie  including this one of the mischievous house-elf Dobby.
The models were very life-lie, including this one of the mischievous house-elf Dobby.
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Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Rupert and Emma Watson in  Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows - Part 2
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Rupert and Emma Watson in 'Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows - Part 2'
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Daniel Radcliffe  Emma Watson and Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe  Emma Watson and Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
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Emma with Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint
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Emma with Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint
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Inside the Great Hall  a set of Hogwarts uniforms on display. There was something from each of the f...
Inside the Great Hall, a set of Hogwarts uniforms on display. There was something from each of the four houses.
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Rupert  Emma and Daniel
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Rupert, Emma and Daniel
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