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  1. Chris Columbus Wants to Direct Another Harry Potter MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | /film

    Before the Harry Potter franchise grew up to be the darker fantasy franchise that became a global box office sensation, right along the bestselling books, it started out a little light and more whimsical in the hands of director Chris Columbus . Much like the first two books in the series, Columbus' first two films help set the stage for what would mature into a much more serious fantasy adventure.

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  2. Consider yourself a Daniel Radcliffe fan? Prove it with this quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Daniel Radcliffe turns 26 on July 23 and it is every reason to celebrate. We first saw this bespectacled wonder in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and later in seven other movies of the franchise.

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  3. Harry Potter: Can Chris Columbus persuade JK Rowling to make another sequel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Salisbury Journal

    Director Chris Columbus has revealed he wants to make another Harry Potter movie about wizards Harry, Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley. Work is already underway on a film adaptation of JK Rowling's spin-off book Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, which will star Eddie Redmayne as magizoologist Newt Scamander.

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  4. Harry Potter director wants to work on a post-Hogwarts movie: "there's 18 years of great stories"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Radio Times

    While JK Rowling, Eddie Redmayne and co are hard at work on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them , former Harry Potter director Chris Columbus has announced that he'd love to work on another movie set in Rowling's Wizarding World. Columbus, who directed Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and produced the third movie before stepping away from the franchise wants to re-enter Potter's world with a new film.

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  5. This 'Harry Potter' Director Wants More Movies, PleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | MTV

    For those of us who want more " Harry Potter " books/movies/theme park rides/everything, the " Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them " film series is going to be a great addition to the world of witchcraft and wizardry. And we are as grateful for it as Harry was when he got his first choppy birthday cake from Hagrid in that musty old beach house.

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  6. How to read a novel in 25 minutes and still remember all the plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Speedy: I have always thought myself a quick reader. I read all the Harry Potter books from The Chamber Of Secrets onwards, from cover to cover, on the day they came out On Saturday morning, like thousands of others, I sat down to read my copy of Harper Lee's newly published novel Go Set A Watchman.

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  7. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling says tuition at Hogwarts is freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Draco Malfroy and Harry Potter go head-to-head in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, but at what cost? The final Harry Potter novel may have been released eight years ago, but many Muggles out there are still trying to wrap their heads around how J.K. Rowling's mythical world of magic worked. Fans of the book series have gone to extraordinary lengths to not only convert the fictional currency of Galleon to US dollars, but also estimate the cost of tuition at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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  8. First edition Harry Potter book goes on sale in Birmingham for 28,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | IcWolverhampton

    It's up for grabs at the Antiques for Everyone show alongside a A 10,000 handbag signed by Andy Warhol The hardback of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by JK Rowling is one of only 500 copies printed. It will be up for grabs at the Antiques for Everyone show at Birmingham NEC from July 23 to 26 - along with a handbag signed by pop artist Andy Warhol which is thought will raise a cool 10,000.

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  9. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling reveals Hogwarts' feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Draco Malfroy and Harry Potter go head-to-head in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, but at what cost? The final Harry Potter novel may have been released eight years ago, but many Muggles out there are still trying to wrap their heads around how J.K. Rowling's mythical world of magic worked. Fans of the book series have gone to extraordinary lengths to not only convert the fictional currency of Galleon to US dollars, but also estimate the cost of tuition at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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  10. Half-Blood Prince voted best Harry Potter filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Radio Times

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the best film in the Harry Potter series, say RadioTimes.com readers. As the series earned another magical airing on ITV, over 2000 fans voted on which big-screen outing is the best.

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  11. Jelly Bean ChallengeRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... branded Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans , named after a fictional jelly bean-like product that appears in the Harry Potter universe, as part of the promotional marketing campaign for the fourth installment in the franchise, Harry Potter and the ...

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  12. CALS, Ron Robinson Theater hosting 'Harry Potter' marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    Central Arkansas Library system's is teaming up with Ron Robinson Theater to host a Harry Potter movie marathon. They will show all eight movies from Sunday, July 26-Saturday, August 1. During the week they'll celebrate the character's July 31 birthday with special Harry Potter-themed concessions, activities and prizes.

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  13. John Hurt Receives Knighthood One Month After Revealing Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 0 film T he Elephant Man . But younger audiences will know Hurt best as wand seller Garrick Ollivander in three Harry Potter movies, starting with The Philosopher's Stone. Hurt has also starred in Alien, Midnight Express and V For Vendetta .

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  14. TV best bets: Sat., July 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    8 p.m., ABC: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - A mysterious force threatens Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the totally captivating second movie adapted from J.K. Rowling's novels, again directed by Chris Columbus. Harry, Ron ...

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  15. A Brief History of Harry Potter IllustrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Jim Kay , who produced full-color illustrations for Bloomsbury and Scholastic's illustrated editions of all seven Harry Potter books and Bloomsbury's Deluxe Illustrated Slipcase Edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , is the first artist to fully illustrate J.K. Rowling's beloved series of books. He is the latest in a long line of artists to illustrate the books in a relatively short period of time due to publishers wanting to take advantage of the enormous worldwide popularity of the books.

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  16. J K Rowling Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... after her paternal grandmother. 1994 - On public assistance and living in Edinburgh, Scotland, she writes "Harry Potter and the Philosophers' Stone" in coffeehouses while her daughter naps. June 2, 1999 - The second book in the series, "Harry Potter ...

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  17. Bloomsbury Publishes 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' Deluxe EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Bloomsbury Publishing, best known as J.K. Rowling's publisher in the United Kingdom and Ireland, will publish a deluxe, illustrated edition of her first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone . Note that Scholastic Corporation, which publishes the American editions of the Harry Potter books under the Arthur A. Levine Books imprint, changed the name in the U.S.A. to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone .[1] This Deluxe Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has full-color illustrations by Jim Kay.

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  18. 'Harry Potter Weekend' starts July 24 on ABC FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ABC Family Channel is hosting a Harry Potter Weekend next week. The magical four-day event runs from Friday through Monday.

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  19. Evanna Lynch Urges Fans To Audition For Harry Potter Spin-off SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Lynch made her movie debut as Luna Lovegood in the fifth Potter film, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, in 2007, and admits she got the role after responding to a casting call on fansite MuggleNet in January, 2006. Producers of Fantastic Beasts have turned to the same website in search of girls aged eight to 12 for the role of Modesty in the film adaptation of author J.K. Rowling's 2001 book.

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  20. Harry Potter play to hit West End next year, tweets RowlingRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Star Online

    Harry Potter, the world's most famous boy wizard, is set to make his debut on the London stage next year in a new play called Harry Potter And The Cursed Child , which has been created in collaboration with author J.K. Rowling. Rowling says on her Twitter feed that the new play was the result of a collaboration between herself and writer Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany.

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