All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Harry Potter’

Emma Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch Are Oxford-Bound

Emma Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch are both Oxford-bound. Are the actors continuing their education at the prestigious university? While they likely could do so, should they wish, that’s not what this is about. Benedict Cumberbatch and Emma Watson have been appointed as visiting fellows at Lady Margaret Hall at Oxford University instead. Congratulations to Emma Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch on …

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Emma Watson: Why Rupert Grint Was Terrified to Kiss Her

Emma Watson is a beautiful actress. Most men would love to kiss the Harry Potter star. Not so Rupert Grint, however. Known for his role as red-headed wizard Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter series of films, Grint learned he had to kiss Emma Watson and stewed over it for quite some time. Rupert Grint reveals how he really felt …

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Alan Rickman: Celebrities Pay Tribute to Late Actor

Alan Rickman passed away last week from pancreatic cancer. Since his passing, a wealth of celebrities–many of whom were his fellow actors–have paid tribute to him via social media. Best known for his role in the Harry Potter films, Alan Rickman played countless roles throughout his many years as an actor. His death stunned nearly everyone who knew or even …

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Emma Watson Accused Of Exploiting Alan Rickman’s Death By Posting ‘Feminist’ Quote By The Late ‘Harry Potter’ Star

Emma Watson has been bashed on the internet for exploiting the death of Harry Potter co-star Alan Rickman and pushing her own ‘feminist agenda’ by posting a quote by the late actor to social media. In the wake of the shocking news that Rickman had died, the 25-year-old actress took to social media to remember her former co-star with a …

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Eddie Redmayne: “The Danish Girl” Star Has Very Generous Side

Eddie Redmayne won an Oscar for The Theory of Everything and now stars as a transgender woman in The Danish Girl. He even recently admitted he wanted very badly to be cast in the Harry Potter series of films, but “never got the call.” Good Guy Eddie Redmayne sometimes pays rent for people he doesn't even know: https://t.co/CuS4TdZ6H3 pic.twitter.com/GskgZgxkz8 — …

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Emma Watson Tweets Support for Black Hermione

In the upcoming play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (a confirmed sequel), Hermione will be played by a black woman, Noma Dumerzweni. This is a fact that upset some people on the internet, because of course it did. Now, the woman who played Hermione in all the Harry Potter movies has thrown her support behind the casting choice. “Can’t …

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“Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them”: First Trailer Released

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has officially revealed its first peek into what the long-awaited Harry Potter prequel will look like. In the first trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander is an expert on fantastical beasts. Newt brings a case, presumably full of such beasts, to New York city where some of them …

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Emma Watson Continues Her Hairstyle Adventures With A New Short ‘Do

Emma Watson has done it again – her newest hair transformation has gotten people raving and hairstylists can expect clients to start requesting this hairstyle soon. The 25-year-old British actress debuted a gorgeous new bob on Wednesday at the London screening of the documentary The True Cost. She came out in support of the film, which tackles the effect of …

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Emma Watson on James Franco’s Neck Was Temporary

Emma Watson fans were all in a tither a week ago when James Franco shared an Instragram post of his new tattoo–what appeared to be an image of Emma Watson’s head on his neck. To top it all off, Harry Potter fans were incensed over Franco claiming to be a huge Hermione Granger fan, but spelling the character’s name incorrectly …

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Emma Watson, Nobel Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai Join Forces to Champion Equality For Women

Emma Watson and the youngest ever Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai have used their powerful voices to champion equality for women. According to the Christian Science Monitor, the Harry Potter actress, 25 and Yousafzai sat down for an interview Tuesday at the premiere of the documentary, He Named Me Malala, which chronicles the 18-year-old Pakistani education activist’s fight for girls …

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Emma Watson: Why James Franco Sports Fresh Tattoo of Her Head

Emma Watson now appears on James Franco’s neck. No, the two aren’t involved romantically. It seems the Spring Breakers star got inked with Emma Watson’s head. The detail is amazing. The likeness uncanny. Franco even took to social media to share his love of the new tattoo–and of the character Emma Watson played in the Harry Potter series of films. …

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Harry Potter Becomes A Stressed Out Dad In New ‘Cursed Child’ Play

Harry Potter, one of the world’s most popular and beloved movie franchises, will finally make its debut in a drama play. Entitled Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the play will focus on Harry Potter and his son Albus Severus. The play was set 19 years after the events in part two of Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows. The 'Harry …

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Daniel Radcliffe Says F— You To Guy Who Invented Camera Phone

Daniel Radcliffe answered some questions in an interview with Playboy for its November issue. Much of the conversation was about Harry Potter of course, but the subject of Radcliffe’s heavy drinking between the ages of 18 and 20 eventually came up. Asked if the drinking was a reaction to public scrutiny, Radcliffe had this to say: Anytime I’d go out …

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Emma Watson Sparks Romance Rumors, Actress Spotted With Roberto Aguire

It seems like things are starting to look up for Emma Watson and her love life after her breakup with rugby player Matthew Janney last December. Everyone got excited when rumors of her newfound romance with Prince Harry circulated last February, but Watson immediately denied it. WORLD ♥ Remember that little talk we had about not believing everything written in …

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Harry Potter TV Show #NotActuallyHapenning, Fans’ Hopes Crushed

J.K. Rowling, author of the much beloved series, Harry Potter, gave her fans some sobering news when she responded to a question posted by a Twitter follower on Sunday. As it turns out, millions of Harry Potter fanatics will not see their beloved characters on TV. The news made rounds after a follower asked if there will ever be a …

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Emma Watson Talks Being “Uncomfortable” After Breakup

Emma Watson recently spoke about her split from Matt Janney, saying she had to take time to figure out how to be alone after the breakup. The former Harry Potter star may seem like she has it all together, but with some things, she’s just like us, and that includes dealing with what she calls a “horrendous” split from her …

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Harry Potter Real Sequel? Chris Columbus Is In.

Harry Potter fans are all excited about the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them spin-off film. The J.K. Rowling work is predicted to mollify Harry Potter fanatics who have longed for more of the Hogwarts world ever since the credits rolled on Deathly Hallows. When asked if he might make a cameo appearance in the Fantastic Beasts film, …

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Katherine Waterston To Star In ‘Harry Potter’ Spinoff ‘Fantastic Beasts’

Katherine Waterston has been cast to play the role of Porpentina in the upcoming Harry Potter-inspired movie, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Porpentina, also known as Tina, is a witch who operates and works her magic in the United States. While Harry Potter is located in London, the setting for Fantastic Beasts will be in New York. Waterston was …

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Kim Cattrall Disses ‘Fifty Shades’ Star Jamie Dornan

Kim Cattrall majorly dissed Fifty Shades of Grey star Jamie Dornan recently. Why? It seems the former Sex and the City star doesn’t find Dornan to be attractive–not in the least. “Maybe it’s my age, but he doesn’t look like a man to me,” Cattrall said during a recent interview with The Independent. “He looks like a young boy. I …

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Emma Watson And Prince Harry Are Seeing Each Other? Twitter Reacts To Rumor

A few days ago, Australia’s Women’s Daily publication reported that Emma Watson and Prince Harry are secretly dating. Of course, people all over the world freaked out and some people even took to Twitter to share their reactions. “If Emma Watson gets to be both Hermione Granger and a princess, she will have officially lived all of my dreams,” one …

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Emma Watson Says She’s Not Dating Prince Harry

Emma Watson, despite the hopes and dreams of everyone on the planet, is decidedly NOT dating Prince Harry. Sigh…I know. I had images of Hermione Emma Watson becoming royalty just like everyone else. The story goes, when Prince Harry heard that Emma Watson and her British rugby player boyfriend Matthew Janney broke up at the end of last year, he …

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Emma Watson Secretly Dating Prince Harry?

Emma Watson is reportedly dating Prince Harry in secret. According to a report from Australia’s Woman’s Day, Emma Watson and Prince Harry are having “secret dates with each other and are getting to know each other quite well.” According to the reports, Prince Harry called on mutual friends to help him in his attempts to woo Emma Watson. He apparently …

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Emma Watson Reportedly Dating Prince Harry and Tweets of Joy Abound

Emma Watson is reportedly dating Prince Harry. Whoa! According to a report from Australia’s Woman’s Day, Emma Watson, best-known as Hernione Granger in the Harry Potter films and Prince Harry are having “secret dates with each other and are getting to know each other quite well.” The magazine is reporting that Prince Harry called on mutual friends to help him …

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Emma Watson: Is She Dating Prince Harry?

Emma Watson is best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series of films. Will she now be known as one who is dating royalty–Prince Harry to be exact? There is a rumor floating around that states exactly that, and it’s been confirmed by at least one publication. Woman’s Day Australia reports that the two are …

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David Ryall, Actor Who Played Elphias Doge in ‘Harry Potter,’ Dies on Christmas Day

David Ryall, the British veteran actor best known as Elphias Doge in Harry Potter, died on Christmas Day. He was 79. The news of his death was tweeted by Sherlock writer and actor Mark Gatiss on Saturday and was confirmed by his daughter, actress Charlie Ryall, also on Twitter. In Britain, he is known for far more than his stint …

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Emma Watson: Top Feminist of 2014 to Appear Topless in ‘Regression’

Emma Watson was recently named The Ms. Foundation’s Top Feminist Celebrity of 2014 and her choice to appear topless in her upcoming role in Regression may prove controversial. In preview screenings of the film, the 24-year-old actress appears in a scene with her breasts exposed, a scene audience members deemed “useless and ineffective.” It is unclear whether the potentially controversial …

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Emma Watson, Matthew Janney Call It Quits

Emma Watson and her boyfriend of about one year, Matthew Janney, have called it quits. The Harry Potter star (Watson is best known for her role in the film series as Hermione Granger) and the Oxford hunk are through. According to a report from Us Weekly, the split was a mutual one. Emma Watson and Matthew Janney first went public …

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Harry Potter Helps Unlock The Secrets Of The Brain

Harry Potter did a lot to get kids reading, and children all over the world are still discovering the joy of reading thanks to the adventures of J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world. It makes sense then that neuroscientists would use the books to study how our brain analyzes the written word. Carnegie Mellon University’s Machine Learning Department recently conducted a study …

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Emma Watson Dedicates Award at LA BAFTAs To Her Dead Hamster

Honored with a prestigious award from the British Academy of Film and Theatre Arts, Emma Watson chose to dedicate it to a pet hamster that died during filming of her first film. Watson’s pet hamster Millie died midway during filming for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, and Watson told the story in order to explain how much the British …

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Emma Watson Dedicates Award to Dead Hamster

Emma Watson has always seemed like such a stable young woman. Amidst starring in several films, she managed to earn a degree at Brown University. Best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series of films, she graduated to different roles in films like The Perks of Being A Wallflower and Noah. Perhaps it’s all this …

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