Warner Bros. Entertainment has announced a partnership with author J.K. Rowling, revolving around a new film series from Rowling’s world of witches and wizards, inspired by Harry Potter’s Hogwarts textbook “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” and the adventures of the book’s fictitious author, Newt Scamander. Rowling is set to pen the script, which will be the writer's first screenplay. More after the jump.
Harry Potter, that bespectacled lightning-bolt headed young wizard, is celebrating his birthday today! CRN doesn't have any chocolate frogs or Every-Flavor Beans, but you can get the party started after the jump!
The first Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park opened as part of Universal Parks and Resorts' Islands of Adventure in Orlando in 2010, and now Japan is up for its own version of the attraction. The first Harry Potter theme park to be built outside of the U.S. is destined for Universal Studios in Osaka, where it will open in 2014. Read on for more!
Publisher Little Brown has revealed a description of The Casual Vacancy, the "first novel for adults" by Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The "blackly comic" story runs 480 pages, shipping September 27th, 2012. More after the jump.
Variety is reporting that David Yates, who directed the last four Harry Potter movies, is teaming up with the BBC to turn its iconic sci-fi TV series Doctor Who into a bigscreen franchise. "We're looking at writers now. We're going to spend two to three years to get it right," Yates told Variety. More after the jumpl
After taking over the world in theaters and on DVD, the Harry Potter movies aren't going to be as easily found in stores after 2011. Find out what this means for the series, and what Warner has to say about this moratorium after the jump.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 was genre media's top winner at Saturday night's Spike TV Scream Awards, taking home The Ultimate Scream among its six wins. Check out the full list after the jump.
What would happen if Harry Potter were an anime? If your heart can't continue beating until you've witnessed a vision of potential truth, then bump this jump to see some real magic.
Gearing up for the final battle, Entertainment Weekly got their hands on images of two banners and a poster for the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II.