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1 hr ago | IGN

David Bradley Talks The Strain, Game of Thrones and Harry Potter

His role as Mr. Filch in the Harry Potter films instantly made him recognizable to millions of fans, and then he was cast in another high profile fantasy project, Game of Thrones , as the, ahem, less than lovable Walder Frey.


Related Topix: The Strain, Entertainment, Television, Harry Potter, Science Fiction TV, Doctor Who, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies, The World's End, David Tennant

5 hrs ago |

Amazon's Harry Bosch series starts with 'City of Bones,' will feature ...

Michael Connelly's Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch novels are coming to life via Amazon Studios later this year with "Bosch," starring Titus Welliver as the titular LAPD detective.


Related Topix: The Black Ice, The Black Echo

9 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Survivor quotes Harry Potter after bloodshed

Cassidy Stay has seen the worst -- the brutal killings of her parents and siblings, ages 4 to 13, in their Texas home.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, Violent Crime, Texas, Easy-Listening, J.K. Rowling, Authors

9 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

Teen Survivor of Texas Massacre Says Family's 'in a Better Place'

Just days after surviving a shooting that left her entire family dead, a 15-year-old Texas girl said Saturday at a community memorial that her parents and four siblings are "in a much better place."


Related Topix: Harry Potter

13 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Man Photographed For Viral Photography Blog Claims He Robbed A Lot Of Banks

A man claiming to have robbed numerous New York City banks in the 1990s appeared on Brandon Stanton's popular Humans of New York blog this week.


Related Topix: Humans of New York

17 hrs ago | Townhall

Piketty's Class-Warfare Tome: Bad Numbers, Bad Analysis

Why do statists make so many mistakes with data? Paul Krugman, for instance, has butchered numbers when writing about fiscal policy in nations such as France , Estonia , Germany , and the United Kingdom .


Related Topix: Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Tax, Opinion

21 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

'Boyhood' shows that director Richard Linklater is the most gifted director of his generation

'Boyhood' character Mason and actor Ellar Coltrane both came of age during the dozen years over which the film was shot.


Related Topix: Texas, Harry Potter, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Top 25 Harry Potter Characters

With J.K. Rowling releasing a new Harry Potter short story this week featuring all-grown-up versions of Harry, Ron and Hermione , fans of the Wizarding World have been feeling magical.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, Authors


Barely Related: Harry Potter in his 30s, Seth Rogen's war

Oh, yes, Friday. Oh. Yes . Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming news stories that we, the Joystiq staff, have been talking about over the past week.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Seth Rogen, Authors, J.K. Rowling, Pottermore, SCEA, Video Games, North Korea, World News, Asia

a Harry Pottera werewolf actor found dead in Californiaa s Death Valley

Although a cause of death has yet to be determined, sheriff's officials said it appears his death was not the result of foul play.


Related Topix: Dave Legeno, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter

The Press-Enterprise

Death Valley: - Harry Potter' actor found dead

Dave Legeno, seen here playing the role of Fenrir Greyback in "Harry Potter: The Half-Blood Prince," was found dead in Death Valley on Thursday, July 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, Death Valley, CA, Inyo County, CA


'Harry Potter' actor dead in desert

The 50-year-old British actor, who played werewolf villain Fenrir Greyback in "Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince," and both parts one and two of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows" died while hiking near Death Valley, California, said the Inyo County Sheriff's Office.


Related Topix: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter, Death Valley, CA

Dave Legeno dead: Latest tributes and reaction after Harry Potter actor dies aged 50

The Demons Never Die star wrote: "Saddened to hear of the death of David Legeno .


Related Topix: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, Harry Potter, Dave Legeno, Buckinghamshire County, England, United Kingdom,

I4U Future Technology News

Steve Jobs Did not See the App Store Value

It may seem hard to believe, but when Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone to the world, he was especially proud of the fact that it didn't really support apps.


Related Topix: Instagram, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Steve Jobs, Google, Startups, Social Software

The Pordland Mercury

What the Hell's Happening in the World?

The internet! There's so much out there, especially when it comes to food and drink stuff - here are a few things that hit the radar recently.


Related Topix: Kitchen Confidential, Anthony Bourdain, Life, Food, Chefs, Honey

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Jodie Foster On 'Orange Is The New Black' Directing Emmy...

Jodie Foster is carving out a nice, new career as a TV director. Though she hit a bump with her last feature directorial, the Mel Gibson drama, The Beaver , she rebounded today with an Emmy nomination for her comedy series helming work on the third episode of Jenji Kohan's Orange Is the New Black entitled "Lesbian Request Denied".


Related Topix: The Beaver, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Orange is the New Black, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Taxi Driver, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jodie Foster, Laura Dern


'Unbroken' Trailer Puts Angelina Jolie Front And Center In The 2015 Oscar Race

All right, everyone. Pack it up. Time to go home. The Oscar race is over. Or at least that's the way the new trailer for Angelina Jolie's second directorial effort , "Unbroken," makes it seem.


Related Topix: Unbroken

New York Daily News

'Wild' trailer released: Reese Witherspoon goes on epic journey

The first official trailer for the Oscar winner's upcoming drama "Wild" was released Thursday.


Related Topix: Wild, Movies, Entertainment

New Hampshire Public Radio -

10 Years Later, Mystery Heroine 'Maisie Dobbs' Gains New Life

If you asked mystery fans to name the most important novel of the past decade, most would say, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo - and they'd be right.


Related Topix: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, History in the News

Watch! First trailer for Jolie's Unbroken

The film, which is based on Laura Hillenbrand's best-selling book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption , chronicles the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who enlisted in the US Army Air Forces during WWII.


Related Topix: Unbroken