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JK Rowling reveals how Shirley Bassey inspired 'Harry Potter character
JK Rowling recently posted on her website Pottermore.com a short story about one of her favorite off-stage characters in the whole series who was inspired by singer Shirley Bassey.
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Reader's Agenda Thu 8/21: Wizard World Comic Con, Harry Potter at ...
Put on your cosplaying best-Wizard World Comic Con opens today at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
6 Butterbeer Recipes Even Muggles Can Try
Anyone who has ever read the "Harry Potter" books or seen any of the eight movies chronicling the life of the boy wizard wonder has an acute case of FOMOOB by now.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
J.K. Rowling Elaborates on 'Harry Potter' Character...
J.K. Rowling has taken to Pottermore.com to expand on obscure ' Harry Potter ' character Celestina Warbeck, an "international wizarding singing sensation" who was mentioned throughout the series but was officially never introduced as a character.
How similar is Harry Potter witch Celestina Warbeck to Shirley Bassey?
Celestina Warbeck v Shirley Bassey: Who's the biggest diva? Hannah Jones compares JK Rowling's fictional singer to the real one Charity work: Raises funds for St Mungo's Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries with a recording of Puddlemere United's anthem Beat Back Those Bludgers, Boys, and Chuck That Quaffle Here Love life: An early marriage ... (more)
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Mon Aug 18, 2014
Daniel Radcliffe stopped Googling himself after constant 'gay' rumours
Michael Brown could have survived the first five bullets - before last 'kill shot' to the top of the head, claims star pathologist 'If people are speculating about your sexuality, then you're doing OK': Daniel Radcliffe stopped Googling himself after constant 'gay' rumours He's one of the most famous faces in the world, with an estimated net worth ... (more)
The Washington Post
Names & Faces: Christina Aguilera, Elizabeth Vargas, J.K. Rowling
Matt Rutler welcomed their first child together on Saturday and took to Twitter the next day to announce her eco-inspired name.
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Better Together has removed a blog post from its official website amid allegations its author had expressed "unacceptable" views on Twitter.
Daniel Radcliffe guest stars on tonight's One Show
Attention all Harry Potter fans! Today's episode of The One Show will be graced by none other than the Boy Who Lived.
J.K. Rowling publishes story about singing sorceress
J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, is back with another Harry Potter short story.
The Times of India
Rowling's stolen notebook reveals new Potter plots
Stories in Mocktale are works of fiction intended to bring a smile to your face.
Singing Sorceress Takes to the Stage in J.K. Rowling's New Pottermore Post
The author's latest update to her online 'Harry Potter' world delves into the life of "wizarding singing sensation" Celestina J.K. Rowling has added another story to her growing pottermore.com website , this time focusing on "singing sorceress" Celestina, who is mentioned several times throughout the Harry Potter books although never appears.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Miami Herald
Diagon Alley adds new magic to Universal Orlando
Like magic - or more like an extremely savvy feat of theme park planning - an umbrella extending from the side of the building in front of her produced thunder and rain.
TV best bets: Saturday, Aug. 16
Harry, Ron and Hermione must find out what is causing people known as mudbloods to become petrified; otherwise, the school will be closed.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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Harry Potter and the Case Study of Tolerance
Harry Potter 's not just defeating Lord Voldemort : the book series is teaching readers the importance of tolerance.
Most popular baby names list: Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and Marvel prove strong influences
From Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad to Marvel movies and Harry Potter , more and more parents are giving their babies cultural references for names.
Haruki Murakami profile: An everyman for our times
He's a cult novelist whose austere, enigmatic writings sell by the million and have made him a global superstar Peter is a foreign correspondent and feature writer with The Independent who has done long stretches in Japan, India and Italy.
TV picks for Aug. 16-17: 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets,'...
Hard to believe that "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," one of the best films in the J.K. Rowling-inspired series, came out a dozen years ago, with fresh performances from its young cast, including Daniel Radcliffe, who couldn't have been a better choice for the title character.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Has Daniel Radcliffe Read J.K. Rowling's Story on Grown-Up Harry Potter?
Daniel Radcliffe makes his rom-com debut in the offbeat, charming indie What If, and when we sat down with the actor in LA, he revealed quite a bit about his own stance on romance.