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New Harry Potter Story Posted From J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter fans have something new to read. J.K. Rowling’s latest is a short piece written for her website Pottermore.com. It’s in the format of a article from the Daily Prophet called Dumbledore’s Army Reunites At Quidditch World Cup Final. …

HBO And BBC Co-Producing Miniseries Based On JK Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy

So it looks like she was wrong after all about it not being a very filmable book.

New, Free Harry Potter Writing By JK Rowling

How big of a Harry Potter fan are you? I think this bit of news will test that.

Warner Bros Ups The Harry Potter Trademarks – Beedle The Bard, Quidditch And More

That Warner Bros has trademarked Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them for everything (including comic books) under the sun is unsurprising, with the news of an upcoming JK Rowling-written spinoff movie.

But it’s not the only Potter-related trademark, that may point to future projects.

JK Rowling Has A Contract That Stops Warner Bros. Having Her Fantastic Beasts Screenplay Rewritten

“For Rowling, the most important issue was creative control‚ not an easy ask for a first-time screenwriter.”

Harry Potter Spin-Off Movie Coming, JK Rowling Writing Screenplay

Now including the full press release which tells us that this won’t just be a film, it’s going to spawn video games and theme park attractions and so on. As if we couldn’t have guessed.

Rumour: Are Universal Planning A Middle Earth Theme Park?

And word of a real Middle Earth tourist attraction you can visit today.

Harry Potter Cast Have Filmed New Scenes In Secret – But Not For A Film

Helena Bonham Carter is in the witching mood again.

If JK Rowling Does Rewrite Two Of Her Harry Potter Books, What Effect Will This Have On The Movies?

Also: she doesn’t think her new book is filmable. But she’s wrong.

The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Harry Potter, The Anti-Christ And The Independent On Sunday

The Independent On Sunday, tomorrow’s edition of the serious minded British newspaper, has splashed with the headline that Harry Potter is the anti-Christ… Or at least he is in the final chapter of The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century, 2009. …

JK Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy For September

JK Rowling’s publisher, Little Brown have revealed the basics in respect of her upcoming first novel for adults. Covering it here does make sense, honest, because, there’s precisely zero percent chance this won’t be a film. Indeed, I reckon we’ll …

Friday Runaround – Clock Watching

SpiderWatch: How many Spider-villains can hold Spider-Man up in interesting ways? Probably around six, I guess. ImageWatch: The Image Comics Expo begins today. Here’s what’s going down – do let us know if you’ll be there. RowlingWatch: JK Rowling has …

Video From The Fifth Quidditch World Cup, And Photos Of Harry Potter’s Lavish New Tickets

The fifth Quidditch World Cup kicked off today on Randall’s Island, New York and already videos have arrived online of matches showing Michigan State vs. Virginia Tech, Yale vs. UCLA, and Harvard vs. Jetpack Ninja Dinosaurs from Space. Here’s some …

VIDEO: Here’s The Reason That Warner Bros. Are Pulling The Potter Films Out Of Circulation

As of December 29th, Warner Bros. will no longer be issuing copies of the Harry Potter films on DVD or Blu-ray to stores, either online or bricks and mortar. By the spring, whatever copies are out there on the shelves …

New Harry Potter Film Isn’t Quite What It Seems… Troll Fans Rejoice?

It’s not quite copyright squatting, but there’s a bait and switch in this story that might just beat any stunt ever pulled by those mockbuster merchants at Asylum. So… if you recall, there was once a story about a young …

Spielberg’s Plans For Harry Potter: More Than One Book Per Film, Animation Not Live Action

If I were in LA right now, I’d have already read the cover story of today’s LA Times, a history of Harry Potter in Hollywood. I’m not, however, so I’m making do with the pieces available online. Here’s an interesting …