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WATCH SDCC: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald cast on the sequel and the beasts within

Cosplay is common at San Diego Comic-Con, but it's rare for a cast member of a major genre film to show up for an interview in costume for somebody …

Entertainment

Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald SDCC trailer introduces an important Harry Potter character

But there’s some Grindelwald, too<p>It wasn’t all <i>Aquaman</i> and <i>Shazam</i> during Warner Bros.’ San Diego Comic-Con panel this year. The studio managed to spare a little time for magic.<p><i>Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald</i> received a new trailer today, spotlighting some of what fans can expect from …

Movies

New ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Trailer Debuts at Comic Con

Today during Warner Bros’ panel at San Diego Comic Con a new trailer for “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” debuted and it is pretty darn magical. We’ll just let you watch for yourself, but this one looks bigger, more stylish, and scarier than the first film, with a winning cast …

Fantastic Beasts

Jude Law Just Addressed Dumbledore's Sexuality In 'Fantastic Beasts' For The First Time

And his answer is kind of a non-answer??<p>Back in January, the director of <i>Fantastic Beasts 2</i> shocked fans when he said that Dumbledore's sexuality won't be explicitly addressed in the film. The movie, which introduces audiences to a younger Dumbledore, seemed like the ideal time to talk the …

Fantastic Beasts

SDCC: New, detailed 'Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald' poster released ahead of trailer

With one day to go until the second trailer for <i>Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald</i> is released, WB has dropped a new poster for the …

Fantastic Beasts

New Prize in literature/alternative Nobel Prize | Book talk

Edited: Today, 1:30pm<p>Catching up on some reading from last week, I'd be interested to hear what other LTers think about the New Prize. I'll admit to …

Nobel Prize

'What Would You Tell Your Teenage Self?': 15 Inspirational Women Offer Advice For A Successful Future

“Every terrible thing that happens to you always has a hidden gift and is leading you to something greater.”<p>Slide 1/17<p><i>Featureflash Photo Agency /</i> …

Motivation

Fantastic Beasts sequel is 'darker,' star Eddie Redmayne says

The trailer for <i>Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald</i> already hints at this. But star Eddie Redmayne says your suspicions are correct: The …

Entertainment

12 Canceled Twists That Would've Hurt Sci-Fi Shows (And 8 That Would've Saved Them)

by Alexandra August<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>With any creative project, the finished product is usually the last in a very long line of drafts that have each …

Science Fiction

Stacey Solomon enrols at Hogwarts as Harry Potter arrives at Hamleys

Harry Potter has apparated into Hamleys.<p>The world-famous toy shop’s flagship store on central London’s Regent Street has today (19 July) opened a …

Film (UK)

Fantastic Beasts 2: The questions we have after Jude Law spoke out!

<b>Jude Law broke his silence on Fantastic Beasts 2. There was plenty to take away from the interview leaving us with many questions needing …

Fantastic Beasts

Can I Have Your Attention, Please? Here Are the Best Books You Can Snag For FREE on Amazon

If you're a voracious reader like me, you're likely never without a book in your back pocket (or backpack, in my case). As soon as I've closed the cover on one novel, I'm immediately picking up another to take its place. To be honest, this aggressive appetite for reading can be a blessing and a …

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This simple observation about the future of 'Harry Potter' has gone spell-bindingly viral

<i>Harry Potter</i> is so spell-bindingly popular that it's probably harder to find someone who <i>hasn't</i> read and/or watched it these days than someone who has.<p>…

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J.K. Rowling's next Cormoran Strike novel Lethal White coming in September

Back in March 2017, <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K. Rowling revealed (after playfully teasing fans) that the title of her next novel would be <i>Lethal White</i>. …

Books

J.K. Rowling's brutal tweet just summed up the absolute state of British politics

Another day, another dose of Brexit-themed mayhem.<p>Brexit has been a source of intense confusion and uncertainty pretty much since the vote got passed …

Great Britain

J.K. Rowling Announces Release Date for 4th Cormoran Strike Novel

Robert Galbraith (aka J.K. Rowling) announced on Twitter that the fourth installment of the Cormoran Strike detective series, Lethal White, will be …

Robert Galbraith

Quotes Of The Week: Vince Lombardi, J.K. Rowling And More

<b>Lombardi</b> On Teamwork<br>People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses or the problems of modern society. <b><br>Vince</b> …

Motivation

Why does the first Harry Potter book have a different title in the US?

It’s a mystery that might have baffled a lot of punters – why does the first Harry Potter book have a different title in the US?<p>You see, pretty much …

Books

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams: Why Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is laughing at a Trump tweet

The president is prone to typos on Twitter. But this one caught the famous author's eye for a very particular reason. MSNBC's Ali Velshi explains.

Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling trolls Trump after boast about expert writing skills

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling was left in a fit of laughter at a tweet from President Donald Trump's account, which boasted about his writing …

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Why Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is laughing at a Trump tweet

The president is prone to typos on Twitter. But this one caught the famous author's eye for a very particular reason. MSNBC's Ali Velshi explains.

Celebrity News

J.K. Rowling just coined a Harry Potter version of 'splaining' and it's A+

Is there a word for the scenario where someone tries to explain the meaning of your own book to you?<p>Well, there is now. J.K. Rowling's just invented …

Culture

JK Rowling had the perfect response to Donald Trump’s spectacular self-own

Here’s Donald Trump telling everyone what a good writer he is and self-owning in spectacular style.You’ll probably have noticed what he’s done there, …

Donald Trump

J.K. Rowling Just Reminded President Trump About the Difference Between 'Pour' and 'Pore'

J.K. Rowling just gave President Donald Trump some writing advice.<p>Trump defended his tweeting style on Twitter Tuesday afternoon and admitted that he …

Donald Trump

Stop Court-Ordered Abusive Custody of U.S. Kids

The public is justly outraged at separating immigrant children from parents. How do you think our public would react if they knew that mainstream …

Liberal View

J.K. Rowling’s magical gift to one Harry Potter fan in India leaves Twitter spellbound

As celebrity reach-outs go, J.K. Rowling’s surprise globe-spanning gift to one avid <i>Harry Potter</i> fan in India is pretty magical. Two months after …

Entertainment

J.K. Rowling Responds To 12-Year-Old’s Essay About Her With Gifts

Author JK Rowling’s Twitter profile starts off by apologizing to fans that she receives too many direct messages to read them all, but the active …

J K Rowling

FOMO alert: Adele and J.K. Rowling took selfies with Taylor Swift at her London concert

It’s certainly no secret that Taylor Swift concerts are star-studded affairs. But while the “Delicate” singer is no stranger to celebrity guests</i> …

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Taylor Swift snaps selfies with Adele, J.K. Rowling

Taylor Swift has invited more famous friends to her “Reputation” world tour.<p>After an evening of performing in London, Swift shared backstage photos …

Wembley

Adele, J.K. Rowling hang out with Taylor Swift at her concert

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 0:17<p>June 26th, 2018<p>Taylor Swift snapped photos of herself with fellow singer Adele and “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling, who both visited Swift at her concert in London. Swift shared the photos on Instagram, writing, “I’m so grateful …

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