Posts tagged "harry potter"

Evening Quickies: Daniel Radcliffe Filmed “Harry Potter” Drunk

Daniel Radcliffe used to be drunk was filming "Harry Potter" scenes. In the British celeb mag Heat, the sober alcoholic confessed that "I can point to many scenes where I'm just gone. Dead behind the eyes." Daniel also says he drank "nightly" and was very adept at hiding it. He's so lucky he got control of…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 3, 2012

Harry Potter Prefers A Hairy Bush

"This is way too much information, but I don't like girls with nothing down there either. It freaks me out. You have to have something, otherwise it's fucking creepy." -- Daniel Radcliffe tells Heat magazine that he does not like a bald beaver. Luckily my bald beaver does not like Daniel Radcliffe, but I am alway…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 1, 2012

The 5 Most Depraved Sex Scenes Implied By “Harry Potter”

The Harry Potter series has sold billions of dollars worth of books, movie tickets and DVDs because it's one of those rare series that children can enjoy but won't make adults want to gouge out their eyes. Author J.K. Rowling had a way of throwing a bone to the grown-ups here and there by slipping…
By: Cracked / September 5, 2011

Emma Watson Is The Latest Celeb Turned Designer

Now that the "Harry Potter" kids no longer have a bazillion dollar franchise to support, Emma Watson has got some free time, and it seems she's opted to pick up some work as a fashion designer. No longer content to merely serve as a model/muse for Burberry, Watson is said to be launching her…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 25, 2011

Ralph Fiennes Wore Garter Belts Under His Lord Voldemort Costume

"It was an irritating costume to wear. It was too long and, sometimes, I would trip over it. The gusset of the tights kept dropping between my thighs, and this made it very hard to walk with any kind of dignity ... Sometimes, when the stunt team got too macho, I would tease them with…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 19, 2011

Harry Potter In A Minute, As Re-Enacted By Cats

Was yesterday's "Harry Potter in 7 Minutes" too much of a commitment? Well, this video has kittens telling the basics of all the movies in the series, in a minute flat. Cute and efficient! Now go enjoy "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2," which opened at midnight last night. [Best…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 15, 2011

Girl Talk: Neville Longbottom And The Glory Of The Late Bloomer

It all ends today. And by “it,” of course, I mean our decade-long love affair with the Harry Potter movies. For those young adults who came of age with Harry, what’s ending is an era. I am one of them – I was 11 when the first book was released, and 19 when the…
By: Chloe Angyal / July 15, 2011

Lord Voldemort On The End Of Harry Potter

"It’s an interesting phenomenon, being the bad guy. If you think about it, the bad guy is always the hero in his own story. Here I am, ridding the world of the kind of people who are perpetually at Walmart and who fangirl Gilderoy Lockhart, and suddenly I’m 'evil.' Refusing to change my beliefs because…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 15, 2011

7 Minutes In Harry Potter Heaven

Until about three weeks ago, I had no idea what a Muggle was. I had, for the large part, avoided the entire "Harry Potter" series. But with "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2" coming out and everyone lamenting the end of an era, I started to feel kind of left out…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 14, 2011

The Critics Take On “Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2″

The newest and final installation of the "Harry Potter" series, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" will be premiering at midnight tonight. Perhaps you already have your tickets, or perhaps you haven't yet decided whether you need to be one of the first to see it. Well, the critic's reviews are…
By: Kamilah Black / July 14, 2011

Girl Talk: How I Learned About Feminism And Motherhood From Molly Weasley

I was eight years old when I first picked up Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone at an elementary school book fair. My mom bought me a hardcover copy to take home and read at my leisure. Instead of tuning into the Disney Channel I devoured all 309 pages of Harry’s first adventure in one…
By: Krystie Lee Yandoli / July 13, 2011

Tom Felton Would Love To Play Villains For Life

"People say Draco is sexier than Harry. Harry is just a nice guy, surrounded by so many strong characters, whereas Draco stands out on his own. And there’s something about the way the Malfoys look. I wouldn’t be worried about playing a bad guy for the rest of my life ... Let’s be honest. We…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 9, 2011

Neville Longbottom, All Grown Up And Lookin’ Hot

The "Harry Potter" actors have certainly grown up before our very eyes, transitioning from adorable kids and awkward teens into mature adults. And apparently none more so than Matthew Lewis, who has played Neville Longbottom in the films. Boing! That was the sound of my girl boner saluting this fine piece of man. Hello, Neville.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 7, 2011

The Necklace Who Lived

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" hits theaters in less than two weeks. Sob! Must the saga come to an end?! This awesome lightning bolt necklace is the perfect accessory for a midnight screening, and unlike, say, a floor-length Gryffindor robe, it's subtle enough to wear to work the day after. Plus, it'll…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 7, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: The Necklace Who Lived

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" hits theaters in less than two weeks. This awesome lightning bolt necklace is the perfect accessory for a midnight screening, and unlike, say, a floor-length Gryffindor robe, it's subtle enough to wear to work the day after. [$12, ChrysDesignsJewelry]…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 5, 2011

Emma Watson Says Being Sexy Is Scary For Her

"I felt a bit uncomfortable and awkward. It didn't come naturally at all. My acting tutor said the hardest thing for me was to get angry. I almost broke down in tears when they tried to get me to be angry. I keep that really bottled up somewhere. I feel unleashing it would be the…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 4, 2011

Harry Potter: The Cupcakes

Just three weeks until "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" arrives in theaters. To tide you over, here are some Harry Potter cupcakes. Ron Weasley and Voldemort look especially delicious, no? Wouldn't it be funny if one of these were a horcrux?
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 25, 2011

Emma Watson Has Lived In A Bubble

“Hermione is so close to who I am as a person that I’ve never really had to research a role. I’m literally rediscovering what it means to be an actress ... I have had no control over my life. I have lived in a complete bubble. They found me and picked me for the part.
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 14, 2011

Apocalypse, Harry Potter

Behold, the official poster for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2," featuring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint standing dazed and bloodied among a pile of rubble. I'm thinking this might be a sign that things don't end simply happily ever after. [EW]…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 14, 2011